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August 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

New CHDS report outlines public safety protocols

Locals take part in collaborative seminar

The images were startling. The scenarios, frightening. The incidents all too real and recognizable. More...

Longtime Amityville Coach Billy Kretz not rehired this year; ATA files lawsuit

Rumors have been circulating for weeks over the Amityville School Board’s decision last month not to rehire longtime athletic coach Billy Kretz. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Local NBA star visits day care program

Danny Richard Green Jr., also known as Danny Green of North Babylon, visited the Marks of Excellence day care program in Amityville recently.  Danny played basketball for the San Antonio Spurs and was recently traded to the Toronto Raptors.  More...

Copiague 5th graders learn science in summer program

Copiague School District’s fifth-graders enrolled in the summer program at Great Neck Road Elementary School have been learning about the scientific method, matter and Newton’s Laws of Motion.  More...

Copiague 2nd-graders create volcanoes

Second-graders enrolled in the summer program at Great Neck Road Elementary School in the Copiague School District participated in a hands-on lesson on July 31. 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 16   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

St. Jude walk to end childhood cancer set for September 16

This September, thousands of individuals nationwide will join together in the battle against childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases by participating in the Long Island St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer. More...

US Power Squadron holding boating safety courses

United States Power Squadron, District 3 Long Island is holding a series of safe boating courses and seminars on Long Island, including the following:  More...

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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...

Summer Weekend Event

Friday, August 17   •On Fri., August 17 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...

 

People/Social

Copiague resident wins 2018 NY Senior America and Ms. Congeniality Senior

With the release of her fourth album scheduled for September, Maureen Griffin-Damone, Long Island’s Biker Girl, just earned the title of Ms. New York Senior America 2018 and Ms. Congeniality Senior America, 2018. More...

Meet some local scholars...

• Daniella D’Amico of Copiague has been named to the president’s list at LIM College •Nicolette Larosa of Copiague has been named to the spring 2018 dean’s list at SUNY Oswego   More...

Amityville resident receives prominent listing

James G. Di Liberto, president of Long Island Drafting and Technical Institute in Amityville, was recently listed in Who’s Who for 2018 by the Long Island Business News for the area of education. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Can the amount of space shelter cats have in their cages determine the likelihood of whether or not they contract an upper respiratory infection (URI)? A recent study says “YES.”  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   •On Fri., August 17 at 12 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. More...

Obituaries

Sandy de Quillfeldt, Amityville H.S. graduate, fisherwoman, art teacher and member of Unqua Corinthian Yacht club

Throughout their lives, Sandy de Quillfeldt and her husband Charles, enjoyed boating and fishing on the Great South Bay.  More...

Opinion

An alternative to incarceration for the drug addicted makes dollars and sense

When an individual is sent to prison, it is an acknowledgement of failure on two counts: that of the individual and the state.  The individual, for many reasons, failed to lead a lawful and honorable life, and society failed in its role in provi More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Guitars, baseball, singing and doing what inspires and brings joy to your life

I started out thumping on a mandolin and then a guitar when I was child. My brother had a mandolin and so I learned a few chords and then eventually learned a few chords on a guitar. More...













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