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March 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Courts uphold Amity Zoning Board decision

Supreme Court, Suffolk County Justice Joseph C. More...

ASD offers help for parenting in the digital age

In an effort to help parents become more knowledgeable about the types of digital media their children are using, Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District recently hosted a parent workshop entitled, “P More...

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Schools/Sports

Introducing the local scholars for 2016

•Named to the dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester at the University at Albany, Albany, New York are Amityvile residents David Bunn, Nadia Dudlley, Kevin Mitchell and Tamara Pope and Copiague residents Denisse Duran-Reyes, Lisa Padilla a More...

Amityville Middle School honors high achievement

During a special ceremony, Amityville’s Edmund W. Miles Middle School Principal Edward Plaia recognized 30 students in grades seven to nine who earned the top 10 spots on the school’s second-quarter honor roll. More...

Art Rhythm and Repetition

Fifth-grade students at Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District participated in an in-schoolfield trip program entitled, Rhythm and Repetition: Art, Music and Math, presented by the Heckscher Museum of Art. 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...

Ready your poles for the Belmont Lake Spring Family Freshwater Fishing Festival

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) is pleased to announce that the Long Island Region, in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), will hold the annual Spring Fa More...

Summer on the horizon: Get your boating license

Current New York State Boating Law requires that anyone born on or after May 1, 1996 must complete a boating safety course to operate a motorboat or, if the operator is under 18 must be accompanied by someone over 18 who can legally operate a motorbo More...

Opinion

Hatred in the name of God is heresy

Waking up Tuesday morning to the terrible news about the terrorist bombings in Brussels is a reminder of the fragility of life and the depth of hatred that continues to pervade our world today. More...

GUEST EDITORAL: A salute to Nancy

Two days before Nancy Reagan died I visited the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, Ca. As I walked up the path to the library, the same one we saw this past week, I was in awe of the magnificent mountains that surrounded this spot. More...

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Copiague candidate for library board pulls out of race - Free Access

Library reopens petitions by law through tomorrow, 5 p.m.

Copiague Library officials announced today that one of the two candidates running for office withdrew her name from the race. More...

Breaking News - 3/24/2016 3:25 PM

Proposed budget for Amityville now available - Free Access

New spending plan to raise tax rate 50 cents; keep within NYS Tax Cap

By Carolyn JamesA preliminary Amityville Village budget is now available for public review, according to Mayor James Wandell. More...

Library budget votes and elections set for April 5th

Voters will head to the polls Tues., April 5 to approve their library budgets and elect library trustees. Following is information on each of these votes and elections. AMITYVILLE:  More...

Copiague HS senior killed by friend in shooting

An 18-year-old Copiague youth was arrested and charged in the shooting death of a friend in an incident that occurred Fri., March 18 at 2315 Great Neck Rd., Copiague. Police gave this account:  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, March 25   • On Fri., March 25, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the library will have VITA Tax Help. VITA volunteers will be at the library to do simple tax returns. By appointment only. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

 

People/Social

Deauville Gardens students go bald for a good cause

Six students from Deauville Gardens East Elementary School in the Copiague School District recently participated in a St. Baldrick’s fundraiser held at the Bulldog Grille in Amityville. More...

Cold water, warm hearts as Amityville hosts annual Camp Sunshine Polar Dip

The 2016 Long Island Polar Dip in Amityville marked the ninth of 10 East Coast stops in celebration of Camp Sunshine’s 10th anniversary of Polar Dips. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Long Island Golden Retriever Rescue (LIGRR) wants your old shoes. Nope, the Goldens are not going to retrieve the shoes and use them as chew toys. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Dorothy Lunt, a former longtime Amityville resident; worked for Counter-Intelligence Corps during WWII

Dorothy Lunt, a longtime resident of Amityville, who worked as a secretary for the Counter-Intelligence Corps on Governor’s Island during World War II, died Jan. 30, 2016 in Millbrook, New York. She was 95 years old.  Mrs. More...

Joan Patti, Copiague resident, member of Sons of Italy & Bicentennial Committee member

Joan Patti was described as a “loving person,” who touched the lives of many and someone who would think nothing of helping a friend. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Legal Notice ALPHA SENIOR HOME CARE LLC. Art. Of Org. filed with the SSNY on 1/13/2016. Office: Suffolk County. More...













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