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December 2, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague voters pass one school capital project bond, defeat a second proposition

Copiague School District residents split their vote on Mon., Nov. 23, approving Proposition 1 for capital improvements, 531 to 516, and defeating Proposition 2, 502 to 471. More...

Village looks to state for okay to bond for operating expenses

Amityville Village has sent letters to state lawmakers asking that they consider sponsoring a bill to amend the local finance law authorizing them to borrow money to pay for $1.3 million in unanticipated costs it incurred this year for payouts for po More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 4   • On Fri., Dec. 4, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., the library will have Friday Fun. There will be a variety of stations set up for you to explore, crafts and fun activities. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249- 9090.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Northeast School in Amityville celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Kindergarten students at Northeast School in the Amityville Union Free School District celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a musical performance for family and friends on Oct. 15. More...

Copiague Middle School pays tribute

In honor of the 14th anniversary of Sept. More...

Copiague Middle School hosts annual food drive

During their annual food drive event, members of the Builders Club at Copiague Middle School, along with advisor Maria Ostrofsky, collected approximately 12 boxes of non-perishable food items to benefit members of the community in need.   More...

Events & Calendar

RECORD CALENDAR

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...

Model train holiday display at Town of Babylon History Museum

Make your next stop for the holidays the Town of Babylon History Museum, which is featuring its 2015 Holiday Model Train Display. The exhibition is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, noon to 3 p.m. Dec. 4 though Jan. More...

Steve Mitchell revives Elvis at Christmas and Gospel concert

Steve Mitchell will perform as Elvis at the Christmas and Gospel Concert to be held Fri., Dec. 18, 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Church, 147 Park Ave., Amityville.  Tickets are $15 each and includes refreshments and dessert. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK - BABYLON BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. S/B/M BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P. F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING L.P., Plaintiff against DIOMEDES A . More...

Holiday Home Tour underway; Tree Lighting in Amityville at 5 p.m.

The Junior League held its holiday Home Tour today, drawing an enthusiastic crowd, many of whom use the  event  as the  official holiday kickoff. More...

Copiague fire district holding elections Dec. 8th

Residents within fire districts are heading to the polls Tues., Dec. More...

Bethel AME Church hosts Native American festival

A Native American Heritage Festival, the first of what organizers said they hope to make an annual event, was held in September at the Bethel AME Church in Copiague. More...

 

People/Social

In the News

Michael J. Sardiello of Copiague earned the rank of Eagle Scout at a ceremony held Fri., Nov. 20 at Copiague Middle School. Michael is a member of Boy Scout Troop 284, based in Copiague.  More...

Don’t miss Good Sam's annual tree lighting December 5th

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip, will host its annual Tree Lighting Celebration on Sat., Dec. 5, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. More...

Tree lightings & more coming up

•Babylon Town Tree Lighting, Town Hall, 200 Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst, 5 p.m., Fri., Dec. 4.  •Amityville Village Tree Lighting, Sat., Dec. 5, 5 p.m. at the Triangle  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Many folks think retractable leashes give their dogs freedom with security. Too often they are dead wrong. In fact, these flexi-leashes can be unsafe for dogs and dog walkers in many ways.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Evelyn Lacamera, Copiague resident, Our Lady of Assumption church parishioner, sales person

Evelyn Lacamera, a resident of Copiague, died Oct. 15, 2015 at Our Lady of Consolation Nursing Home, West Islip. She was 100 years old. Evelyn was born on Oct. 23, 1914 in Manhattan, New York to Edward and Dora (Fordicaldi) Moriarty.   More...

Opinion

Long Island at its best

First, a few kudos. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Tools available for parents who want to monitor their junior drivers

GUEST COMMENTARY

While New York’s Graduated License Law took effect in 2010, many parents are still unaware of the restrictions on drivers with learner permits and junior drivers under the age of 18. More...













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