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May 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Town sets hearing on stiffer anti-graffiti law

A public hearing to consider a change in the Town of Babylon’s anti-graffiti legislation will be held Mon., June 9. More...

Amityville and Copiague school pass budget; Dodd in, Epps out as Amityville School trustee

Voters in South Shore school districts, from Massapequa to West Islip, approved their annual school budgets with one exception, West Babylon. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Amityville Elementary kids win students vs. adults game

It was a night of spirited competition at Amityville’s Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School (PAMES) as 15 students took on nine staff members in a basketball game for fun. More...

Copiague Winter Sports Awards

In early March, the Booster Club at Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School sponsored an awards dinner to honor the hard work and dedication of the student-athletes. More...

Students at Copiague High School treated to a Pops Concert

Parents, students and staff came out to support Walter G. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Massapequa H.S. Class of ‘64 to celebrate 50-year reunion Sept. 27

The Massapequa High School Class of 1964 will hold its 50th reunion Sat., Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m. at the Memorare Club, 2183A Jackson Ave., Seaford, There will be a full open bar, hot buffet dinner and music by a DJ.  More...

Township Theatre Group presents “Meet My Husbands”

Township Theatre Group will present the comedy Meet My Husbands, a foray into the world of advertising. More...

Bellone speaks at D-Day commemoration - Free Access

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone spoke Friday at the Suffolk County Police Department’s commemoration of the 70th anniversary of D-Day. More...

Amity Village Beach set to open June 28th

The opening of the Amityville Village Beach is scheduled for Sat., June 28. Registration for swimming and sailing lessons will be held June 11 and 12. For more information, call the Village at 264-6000.  In other business, the board:  More...

Amityville girls track shines at Penn Relays & Chrissy Games

The Amityville girls track program has had its ups and downs during the 2014 spring season. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, May 30 •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For info.call 516- 889-2184. •Friday afternoon games for adults only. Copiague Memorial library, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville welcomes new SCNB manager John Henry

The Suf fol k County National Bank (SCNB) has announced that John F. Henry has been appointed vice president and branch manager of SCNB’s Amityville Branch located at 400 Merrick Road.  More...

Amityville Woman’s Club welcomes Inishfree Irish Dancers at St. Patty’s Day luncheon

At the Amityville Woman’s Club luncheon on March 11, many were wearing green at the Unqua Yacht Club. After eating lunch, the group was entertained by Inishfree Irish dancers. More...

Urszula Felong among 17 students to receive George Farber Outstanding Student Award

Urszula Felong, of Copiague, is one of 17 exceptional students to be honored recently with the George Farber Outstanding Student Award. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

While they usually are the last division to compete on the evening, the Figure 8 racers took Center Stage at Riverhead Raceway on May 17, 2014. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Bottom line: Don’t feed your pets any treats made in China. Sub-bottom line: To make matters worse, it remains difficult to know the true source of ingredients for any manufactured pet treat. More...

Obituaries

Frances A. Schimmele, Amityville H.S. graduate, Brunswick Hospital worker, Brunswick Hospital Credit Union employee

Frances A. Schimmele (Honey Diehl), a longtime resident of Massapequa and the sister of former Massapequa School District Superintendent Wilma Diehl, died April 24, 2014.  More...













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