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November 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague Schools induct two into Hall of Achievement

Walter G. O'Connell Copiague High School held a Hall of Achievement Induction Ceremony on Sat., Oct. 18, inducting two alumni who joined a host of others who had been recognized over the years.  More...

ASD begins planning for next decade

The Amityville School District held the first in a series of presentations Oct. 6 to explore a potential plan for the renovation of school buildings. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Kerri McCormack ranks fourth in middle school championship race

Amityville’s St. Martin of Tours seventhgrader Kerri McCormack competed in the Catholic Middle Schools Athletic Association Championship Race on Oct. 26. McCormack came in fourth place out of 112 runners with a time of 5:15 at Sunken Meadow. More...

Nature walk for Grace Day School students

“Fall is here, children, now look at the ground for any treasures you would like to bring back to the classroom to study,” stated Virginia O’Hara of Grace Day School’s Amityvi More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   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...

Amityville’s Veterans Day Ceremonies

The Village of Amityville will hold a Veterans Day ceremony Tues., Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. The public is being asked to gather on Park Avenue, near the gazebo. Amityville Mayor James P. More...

VFW to collect items for troops Nov. 22

The VFW, American Legion, K of C and Copiague Schools are collecting donations of non-perishable item/ snacks, toiletries and letters of support for our troops. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SPECIAL DISTRICT MEETING COPIAGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT, IN THE COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a resolution of the Board of Education of the Copiague&nbs More...

Breaking News - 11/13/2014 2:02 PM

Heated ASD meeting as board hires acting varsity basketball coach - Free Access

Community comes out in support of former coach Jack Agostino

by Carolyn  JamesA petition is circulating in the community asking—no demanding—that the Amityville School Board rehire former basketball coach Jack Agostino, a longtime coach in the district who was not reappointed this year. More...

Breaking News - 11/9/2014 11:36 AM

Four alarm trailer fire in North Amityville - Free Access

Sunday, November 9th: The North Amityville Fire Company was called to the Frontier Trailer Park on Route 110, North Amityville just before 3 p.m. yesterday. More...

Amityville Board of Education honored

Multiple members of the Amityville Board of Education and staff have been honored with various awards for excellence in their respective areas. BOE First Vice President Nathan King and BOE Trustees Dr. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, November 7   •Long Island Banjo Society meeting 8 p.m. VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. For more info., call 516-889-2184.  • Afternoon of games at the library. More...

 

People/Social

Hispanic Heritage Month honors Historic Puerto Rican Army Regiment

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with the Department of Human Services, members of the Town Board and other local officials for the Town’s 16th annual celebration at the Tanner Park S More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Helping homeless pets is a wonderful way for Scouts to do community service. More...

Conklin & Squires

As we go further up the east side of Albany Avenue, we reach the property of Jesse Conklin, a free person of color enumerated in the 1790 U. S. More...

Obituaries

George Brenner, Sr., former Amityville resident

George J. Brenner Sr., a former resident of Amityville, died Oct. 20, 2014 at the Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, McGraw Center for Caring.  More...

Opinion

A debt Americans can never repay

This week’s edition honors the men and women who served our country—our veterans. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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