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January 2, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Apple activities teach Copiague students appetizing lessons

During apple picking season, kindergarten students in Natalia Brite’s class at Great Neck Road Elementary School in the Copiague School District learned about Johnny Appleseed and then taste-tested different colored apples. More...

Amityville student art projects start with a single dot

During their art classes, students at Northwest Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District read popular Peter Reynolds book, “The Dot,” then followed with their own inspired creations. More...

Mission possible for fifth-graders at Deauville Gardens West

Fifth-graders at Deauville Gardens West Elementary School in the Copiague School District are finishing their science lesson on the solar system. In Ms. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Opinion

Our hope for others this New Year

Each year around this time we begin thinking of what we would like to change about ourselves and what resolutions we can make to bring those changes about. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Congress can’t afford to deplete the public’s trust by banking on politics instead of the people

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Debate in Congress has always been contentious. I can remember times on Capitol Hill when “debate” was actually more of a screaming match than a civil discussion.  More...

Breaking News - 1/8/2019 8:25 PM

North Amityville minister charged with forcible touching - Free Access

Suffolk County Police reported tonight that Rev. Thomas Humphrey, who served as a minister at Grace Community Church and aired a radio show from Hollywood Baptist Church, both in North Amityville, has been arrested and charged with forcible touching. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 4   More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Historical Society honors Dr. Mary Kelly and John H. Schad

The Amityville Historical Society honored Dr. Mary Kelly, superintendent of Amityville Schools, and John H. Schad Jr., at its Autumn Dinner at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club.  Kelly was recognized with the William T. More...

The story of the birth of Christ comes to life at St. Paul’s

Narrator brings religious message to large crowd at two events

The story of the birth of Jesus Christ was brought to life at Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church on December 9 in a live theatrical presentation called “The Living Nativity.” Now in its fifth year, the event is the brainchild of its direc More...

Ribbon cutting ceremony held for Choose to Thrive program for incarcerated women at S.C. jail

On Monday, December 17, Suffolk County Sheriff Errol D. Toulon, Jr. was joined by S.C. Leg. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Tempus Fugit! About 15 years is the best we can expect a dog or cat to be with us. If we live until 75, we’ve spent 1/5 of our life with that pet; and if we survive to 90, the fraction drops to 1/6 of our lifetime. 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, January 3   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

S.C. Office for the Aging Winter offers Senior Advocate Schedule

The Suffolk County Office for the Aging Winter Senior Advocate Schedule has been released by S.C. Leg. Tom Donnelly. More...

NYS announces Winter Seal Walk dates

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has announced that Jones Beach State Park will be offering a series of walks to see wintering seals January through March.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD Pursuant to provisions of Local Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon Acces More...













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