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August 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 24   •On Fri., August 24 at 12 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

Sen. Brooks secures $125k for Copiague schools

Sen. John Brooks recently secured $125,000 in unrestricted state aid for Copiague School District. Copiague is one of four districts on Long Island to receive funding. More...

FOWL BALL

Long Island Ducks stay hot with big win over York

The Long Island Ducks are absolutely cooking.  Since July 25, the Flock closed out the month by going 6-2. They continued that success by posting a 9-3 record in the first 12 games of the month. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last Saturday was Clear the Shelters 2018. NBC- and Telemundo-owned stations teamed up with 1,200 shelters across the country that waive or reduce their adoption fees during this day so more pets in need find loving homes. More...

Obituaries

Vincent Malito, Lindenhurst attorney and resident, Copiague Lions Club member

Vincent Malito, a resident of Lindenhurst and an attorney who served as a prosecutor in the Suffolk County District attorney’s office before going into private practice on Long Island, died June 13, 2018. He was 80 years old.  More...

Opinion

A time for leaving home —and childhood behind

A story in this week’s paper outlines the excitement, apprehension and optimism of young students heading off to college for the first time. These students represent the thousands in our communities who are making this Rite of Passage.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Column hits home for one avid runner

Dear Editor:  Re: Public Commentary, Aug. 15, 2018  I very much appreciated Dr. Glenn Mollette’s column in is this week’s Post.  More...

Brunswick property reportedly sold to residential developer

The Brunswick property has been sold to Avalon, a residential builder. More...

Local lawmaker opposes financial breaks for developer seeking to hook into SWSD

Some county lawmakers are fighting a 50 percent reduction in fees to the Southpaid west Sewer District that the administration of S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone approved as part of a deal for Islip Town’s Heartland project. More...

 

People/Social

They’re moving from home into their futures

The hopes, dreams and apprehensions of this year’s incoming college freshman

In a 10-by-12-foot room are two beds, two desks, and a closet or two if you are lucky. There’s a little sunlight, masked by the harsh fluorescents above, and the summer heat makes the air stuffy. But this isn’t an unpleasant place. More...

Locals heading off to college on sports scholarships

Copiague School District’s student-athletes who will be continuing their sport at the collegiate level this fall were recognized during a ceremony hosted by Copiague School District’s athletic department, coaches and Copiague School Distr More...

The summer of 2018...

This summer's Amityville Village lifeguards, instructors and beach employees are shown with Amityville Mayor Dennis Siry, Trustees Kevin Smith and Jessica Bernius, along with Terrylynn Bayon, beach d 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.  THURSDAY, August 23   More...

Meditation spiritual festival Sept. 9

Science of Spirituality Meditation Center in Amityville will hold its Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival, Sun., Sept. 9, 1 to 5 p.m.  Join in for a day of fun, entertainment and spiritual rejuvenation. More...

Vendors wanted for November Amvets craft fair

Vendors are wanted for Amvets Ladies Auxiliary #18, which is having a craft and vendor sale as a fundraiser on Sat. Nov. 3, 10 a.m. to 4 .pm. The sale will be held at 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip.  For information, call Gloria at 631-277-9842. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FOR INDYMAC INDX MORTGAGELOANTRUST 2007-FLX4, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES SERIES 2007-FLX4, More...













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