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May 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Your Guide To Your School District and Library Budget Votes and Trustee Elections

Amityville The Amityville School District is proposing a budget for the 2017-18 school year of $88.4 million, an increase of 2.2 percent over current budget of $86.5 million. More...

Two running for Newman's seat in CSD; Sales and Natoli running unopposed

In the Copiague School District incumbent School Board Trustees Brian Sales and Rosemary Natoli are running for another three-year term. They are unopposed.  Trustee Everett Newman is not seeking reelection. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Ducks take home opener over New Britain

Ballplayers want to win every game, that’s a fact, that’s why you play the game. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month. There is concern this year about a surge in the number of people and dogs in the Northeast who’ll be infected with Lyme. 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, May 11   More...

Summer employment opportunities in Suffolk County

Qualifying Suffolk County residents between the ages of 14 and 20 may be able to secure summer employment through the 2017 Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)-funded Summer Youth Employment Program, according to Suffolk Legislator Lou D&rsq More...

Temple B'nai Torah offers anti-semitism program on Sunday, May 21

Temple B’nai Torah will present Anti-Semitism: Globally and Locally, Sun., May 21, 7 p.m. at the temple, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh.   More...

Opinion

Federal immigration policies are largely to blame for MS-13 problems

It is with tremendous relief that our elected officials and law enforcement agencies on Long Island have undertaken a major offensive against the MS-13 gangs. Their presence and violence within our communities cannot be allowed to continue.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

PUBLIC COMMENTARY: Finally, I got my chance to “pass it along”

When I was with the circus, many years ago, we were jumping out of Long Island into Pennsylvania. It was a rainy night and a long haul. More...

Seven candidates running for three seats on Amityville School Board

All three incumbents running for reelection to the Amityville School Board—Lisa Johnson, Carolyn Dodd and Susan Benard Handler—face opposition this year. More...

Amityville DRC proposes walkway project for under LIRR

The Amityville Village Downtown Revitalization (DRC) committee is working with the Village Board on a proposal to construct a safe, well-lit and inviting walkway from the Long Island Railroad Station into the business district on Broadway.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 12   •On Fri., May 12, at 4 p.m., the library will have It’s About Mom with Ms. Kayla for grades 3-6. Amityville. More...

 

People/Social

Shaneka Bernard receives Congressional nomination from Rep. Pete King

Rep. Pete King (R-Seaford) congratulates Shaneka Bernard on receiving a Congressional nomination to the United States Military Academy. More...

Amityville resident wins Con Edison's highest honor award

Sheryl Coleman enjoys helping people, whether at Con Edison as an Energy Services representative in Brooklyn, or in her home community in Suffolk County.  In recognition of all that service, Sheryl, who is a resident of Amityville, won Con Ediso More...

Local churches reinforce and encourage compassion with donations

Each year, the North American Division Leadership Team partners with local churches and sets a special Sabbath day to reinforce and encourage compassion.  Adventist youth worldwide went out March 18, getting involved in various activities joini More...

Obituaries

Longtime Amityville resident Sal Perricone; services set for May 13

A funeral Mass and “Celebration of Life” will be held May 13 for Sal Perricone, who died Nov. 23, 2016. The service will be at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, Amityville. More...

John Dietsch, Lindenhurst resident and Amityville High School graduate

John Dietsch, a former resident of Amityville and Lindenhurst, died in Hillsdale, New Jersey April 14, 2017.  He was born in Amityville May 13, 1928, and graduated from Amityville Memorial High School in 1946. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

REVISED COPIAGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWN OF BABYLON, COUNTY OF SUFFOLK, NEW YORK NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual District Election of More...













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