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December 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Happy New Year 2016!

Saturday, January 2   •Quilting: Sat., Jan. 2, 10-12 noon Professional, expert quilter Gloria Bleidiner will instruct novice and experienced quilters on techniques of scrap quilting! More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague High School collects and donates hundreds of toys to the Marine Corps

Toys: Continuing their mission of giving back to the community, members of the Walter G. More...

Copiague H.S. wrestling team competes in Wrestling Tournament

During the first weekend in December, the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School wrestling team competed in the Lonnie Kittle Wrestling Tournament held at Amityville Memorial High School. More...

Amityville girls volleyball display ‘spike’ of success

The evening was a celebration of athletic success as members of the Amityville Memorial High School varsity volleyball team and their coach were honored during the Suffolk County Girls Volleyball Coaches Association Awards Dinner held at The East Win More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Edith DeMeo, Copiague resident, Our Lady of Assumption R.C. Church Rosarian

Edith DeMeo lived a full life and told her family that she did not want them to cry for her when she was gone. “I will be with you, watching over you,” she would tell her children and grandchildren.”  Mrs. More...

Opinion

Your newspaper, your home, your year

We close 2015 with fond memories of many of the stories, people and events that we covered. Some were difficult, some were sad, some were poignant, but all were part of what we consider to be our job to keep our readers informed and empowered.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

GUEST COMMENTARY: A very tough job by Lee H. Hamilton

You know who I feel sorry for? Today’s politicians. You’ll laugh at this, but hear me out. More...

 

People/Social

Marty P. Myton Literary Society held its farewell luncheon

Marty P. Myton Literary Society held its farewell luncheon at Sophia’s on Nov. 18. The club continues its activities in association with the Amityville Women’s Club.   More...

Kiwanis Club of North Amityville welcomes new president and spirit of giving

Much has happened within the Kiwanis Club of North Amityville as of late. The North Amityville Kiwanis joined with vets at the Dominican Village, a member of the organization, and donated patriotic laprugs and blankets to be raffled off to them. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Golden Age of Whaling - Free Access

Part 3

Going whaling around the world to exotic places like the South Sea paradise of the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) was a young man’s game! More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Tempus Fugit! About 15 years is the best we can expect a dog or cat to be with us. If we live until 75, we’ve spent 1/5 of our life with that pet; and if we survive to 90, the fraction drops to 1/6 of our lifetime. 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.  THURSDAY, December 31   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Early kindergarten registration February 1

Early kindergarten registration for the Copiague Union Free School District will be held at the district administrative office, located in the Copiague Middle School, 2650 Great Neck Rd., Feb. 1 to 5, 2016, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. More...

BOCES offering External Diploma Program to adults

The External Diploma Program (EDP) offers adults 21 and over the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences, and earn a traditional high school diploma. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Legal Notice Public Notice NOTICE is hereby given that the Planning Board of the Village of Amityville will hold a Public Hearing in the Court Room of Village Hall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, NY at 7:00 P.M.  More...













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