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December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 23  •On Fri., Dec. 23, at 1 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Election education in Amityville Memorial High School

Students from Amityville Memorial High School spoke about the issues central to the 2016 presidential election during a series of mock debates. More...

Copiague seniors Mikayla Angel and Cris Castillo and junior Mikayla Dockery All-Division field hockey players

Congratulations go to Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School seniors Mikayla Angel and Cris Castillo and junior Mikayla Dockery for being named All-Division field hockey players for the fall 2016 season. More...

Susan E. Wiley Elementary School hosts K-5 literacy night

Susan E. Wiley Elementary School in the Copiague School District held a K-5 literacy night on Oct. 5. More than 150 families attended the evening program to celebrate the power of literacy. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Longtime Amityville resident and volunteer Sal Perricone, at 99

Salvatore Vincent Perricone, a longtime resident of Amityville and an active volunteer in this community, died Nov. 23, 2016 at Salemtowne Retirement Community in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  More...

Opinion

Bless the “keepers” this Christmas, one and all

EDITORIAL

My family calls us the “keepers of the graves.”  No, we are not, my sister and I, ghosts or beings from other dimensions. We are not supporters of the paranormal nor worshipers of the darkness. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Village applying for grants to install sewers at beach

Amityville Village is hoping to get two grants to defray the cost of installing a sewer system at the Village beach, estimated at $300,000. Regardless of whether those grants come though, however, the Village is committed to making the change.  More...

Copiague Fire Commissioner Pete Sayevich reelected

Pete Sayevich was reelected commissioner of the Copiague Fire District Dec. 13. He ran unopposed a five-year term and garnered 68 votes.   More...

Hearing set on law limiting test driving of vehicles

The Amityville Village Board called a public hearing for Mon., Jan. 9, to consider enacting a local law that would prohibit anyone from test driving a vehicle in the residential areas of the Village. More...

 

People/Social

Simpson Church hosts holiday fair

The Simpson United Methodist Church, 30 Locust Ave., Amityville, held its annual Christmas Vendor Fair. The event had lots of vendors offering a variety of items for sale, new and used. More...

North Amityville holds Annual Tree Lighting

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Supervisor Schaffer accepts toys on behalf of local families in need

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently welcomed representatives from Long Island MMA to Town Hall, where they delivered several boxes of new toys to donate to those in need this holiday season. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Merry Mitzvah!” For the first time in over a decade, Christmas Eve and the first night of Hanukkah will fall on the same day this year– on Dec. 24. 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 22 More...

Jewish Academy Chanukah celebration Dec. 23

The Jewish Academy, Suffolk County’s only Jewish Day School, will be holding its Chanukah curriculum celebration on the theme of Light Over Darkness.  More...

Copiague early kindergarten registration

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., from Feb. 1 to 3, 2017, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

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 Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public He More...













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