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February 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 3   •On Fri., Feb. 3, 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become more comfortable with the use of the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague Board of Education celebrated

School Board Recognition Week was celebrated at the Copiague School District prior to the Board of Education’s meeting on Oct. 24.  More...

Getting grandparents involved at Northeast Elementary School

In the Amityville Union Free School District, educating children is a family affair. Northeast Elementary School welcomed grandparents on Sept. 30, allowing them to not only observe the lessons but to participate in the day’s activities. More...

Copiague Middle School students show off their science skills

Displaying their knowledge of the scientific process, seventh- and eighth-graders at Copiague Middle School recently competed in the school’s annual science fair. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Food drive at Stop & Shop Sat., February 4

S.C. Leg. and Presiding Officer Du-Wayne Gregory will be partnering with the Amityville Girl Scouts for a food drive on Sat., Feb. 4. More...

Food drive at Stop & Shop Sat., February 4

S.C. Leg. and Presiding Officer Du- Wayne Gregory will be partnering with the Amityville Girl Scouts for a food drive on Sat., Feb. 4. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of MC Quality Home Repair, LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 11/17/2016. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 2/7/2017 3:41 PM

Police seek public's help in solving burglary - Free Access

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person who burglarized an Amityville business in December. More...

North Amityville religous leaders hold emergency community meeting

Residents talk about housing project and education

Torrential rain could not stop nearly 200 people from filling the pews of Holy Trinity Baptist Church in Amityville on Tuesday night.  More...

 

People/Social

Amityville resident Tom Howard receives “Joy of Effort” award

Tom Howard of Amityville received the 2016 NYS AHPERD Joy of Effort Award.  Tom was the director of physical education and athletics in the Farmingdale School District before retiring in 2003. More...

Community of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church ready to celebrate 100th birthday of Pastor Herbert Kern

Pastor Herbert Kern, the assisting minister of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amityville, will be celebrating his 100th birthday at a special service hosted at his church on Feb. 12. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

February is the month for televised sports events with cat and dog contenders. Kitten Bowl IV will be shown on the Hallmark Channel this Sun., Feb. More...

Babylon marks historical locations in Town

Church, drive-in movie and housing development among sites recognized

Five historical locations in the Town of Babylon received dedication plaques through the Town’s History Museum. More...

Obituaries

Virginia Groome of Amityville, Woman’s Club member

Virginia Groome had a long and full life, filled with family and friends. “She was a social person,” said her granddaughter Erica Young. More...

Opinion

School boards need your input as they work to put together next year’s budgets

EDITORIAL

Each year at this time, we reach out to remind readers that school districts are in the midst of putting together their annual school budgets. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

FASNY applauds NYS Senate for passing volunteer firefighter presumptive cancer coverage

The New York State Senate approved presumptive cancer coverage for volunteer firefighters today (Senate 1411), placing the onus squarely on the Assembly to do the same. More...













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