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November 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville High School boys soccer team are state champs!

Ever wonder how the final few seconds feel before winning a state title? More...

Copiague participates in United Way’s Stuff-A-Bus program

For the fifth consecutive year, the Copiague School District was the recipient of a back-to-school supply drive coordinated by the United Way and Make It Count foundations and subsequently facilitated locally by the Copiague Middle School Builders Cl More...

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Schools/Sports

Deauville Gardens students collect for Copiague VFW

Deauville Gardens West Student Council spearheaded collections for the Copiague VFW Troop boxing was held Sat., Nov. 14, along with members of OLA KofC members.   More...

Wiley kids get excited to read at Pajama Literacy Night

In an effort to foster the reading process in a fun environment, students in kindergarten through second grade at Susan E. More...

Walter G. O’Connel students prepare for college

The guidance department at Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School sponsored a Road to College college fair on Oct. 21 to educate students and their parents on the various academic and career opportunities after high school. More...

Events & Calendar

Giving Tuesday to be held Dec. 1, donations will go towards funding Habitat’s homeownership program

Remember when you were a kid and family members would measure your height against the wall, marked it with a pencil and over the years you grew along with these marks, higher and higher up the wall?  More...

Lumiere Ballet’s 18th Nutcracker season, December 19 and 20

Lumiere Ballet will perform the 18th Nutcracker season, featuring award-winning students and professional dancers at the Town Hall West Theater in Islip, Dec. 19, 7 p.m., and Dec. 20, 2 p.m..  More...

Unwind at L.I. Yoga Association’s workshop, December 5

Long Island Yoga Association will hold a workshop Sat., Dec. 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 407 Main St., Farmingdale. For info., call 631-261-1777, email Longislandyogaassociatin@yahoo.com or visit Liyoga.org.   More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF BABYLON - ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to Chapter 213, Article II of the Building Zone Ordinance of the Town of Babylon, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon More...

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Pedestrian critically injured on Sunrise Highway this morning - Free Access

An automobile accident early this morning that seriously injured a pedestrian tied up traffic for hours along Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst this morning. More...

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Free NARCAN training in Amityville - Free Access

Class set for November 30th

The Amityville Fire Department and Village of Amityville are sponsoring a NARCAN training workshop on Mon., Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m. at the main firehouse, 55 West Oak St., Amityville. More...

King urges President Obama to postpone refugee program

Congressman Peter T. More...

Village of Amityville joins other voices in opposition to US plan for Syrian refugees

Following a contentious workshop meeting last week, the Wandell administration signed a letter to the United States Department of State opposing any plans to relocate Syrian refugees in the United States and “specifically to Amityville."  More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, November 27   More...

 

People/Social

LI Women of Distinction Gala honors Dale Cole

Family & Children’s Association (FCA), one of Long Island’s largest human service agencies, honored three of Long Island’s most distinguished women at their annual ThanksGiving Ball, Thurs., Nov. 19 at the Garden City Hotel. More...

Luxurious tea party for Amityville Woman’s Club

The Amityville Woman’s Club attended a Victorian tea on Oct. 23 at the Bayard Cutting Arboretum. The day included touring the grounds and enjoying tea with scones, pastries and small sandwiches.   More...

Essay conest winners honored at Veterans Awareness Week Kick-Off

Town of Babylon Councilmembers Jackie Gordon and Tom Donnelly recently joined with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory, New York State Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre and members of the Town&rsq More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The Pilgrims would be proud of “Clementine’s” progress. More...

Obituaries

Edward John Cafferty, former Amityville resident, Republic Airport worker, veteran

Edward John Cafferty, a former longtime resident of Amityville, died Sept. 25, 2015. He was born in the Bronx on June 10, 1940 to Patrick and Mary Cafferty, and the family moved to Amityville in the early 1940s. Mr. More...

Opinion

The elections of 2015 prove that every vote does count

In our endorsements in late October, we noted the impact of low voter turnout at the polls. More...

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Study finds student anxiety over state exams greater than for local testing

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

About three-quarters (76 percent) of school psychologists in New York say their students experience greater anxiety over state tests than for local assessments, according to a new research report issued jointly today by the New York State School Boar More...













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