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October 5, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, October 6
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Locals join Tunnel to Towers run in Manhattan

The Tunnel to Towers Run traces the footsteps of FDNY and American hero Stephen Siller who ran through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel on September 11, 2001 to the Twin Towers where he laid down his life to help others. More...

Hotel groundbreaking at Republic Airport held

With years of planning behind them, ground is broken at Republic Airport for two premier hotels worth $32 million that will be built by Long Island Hotels, LLC, and with the support of Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone, the Babylon Town Board and More...


Learn about LIPA Wind Park plan at October 11 meeting

The Long Island Power Authority and Florida Power and Light, which is in contract to construct an offshore Wind Park in our area, is holding an informational meeting Tuesday, October 11, from 7 to 9 p.m. More...


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Pollution-Free Power for Long Island

Next month, the Long Island Power Authority is due to choose a contractor to build the nation More...

Campaign for Supervisor in Babylon turns to talk of taxes and borrowing

Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone announced early on in his campaign for reelection that he was not raising taxes this year. The announcement may have been good news to taxpayers, but it posed a big challenge to Bellone More...

Heard on the Campaign Trail

The "G" in GOP stands for candidate in Babylon

Which Babylon Town Republican candidate has a last name that begins with a "G" and ends with an "o"? More...



Mary P. Myton Literary Society holds opening tea

The home of Donald Boyd was the site of the 2005 opening tea for the Mary P. Myton Literary Society. President Ellen Ricciuti welcomed everyone and thanked Boyd for his generosity. More...

Amity graduate returns from deployment with U.S. Navy

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Hubert F. Springer, son of Fitz Springer of Copiague, returned from a three-month deployment while assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Saipan, homeported in Norfolk, Virginia. More...

Amity Woman's Club hosts By the Bay Summer Supper

The Ways and Means Committee of the Amityville Woman More...


Anne Constantino, local volunteer

Longtime Massapequa resident Anne Costantino spent much of her spare time giving to others through her volunteer work. As a scout leader, hospital volunteer and through her church, Mrs. Costantino helped make her community a better place to live. More...

Former Amityville resident Clifton Robinson, 25

Former Amityville resident, Clifton Odell Robinson, Jr., died in an accident August 4, 2005 at his home in Winfall, North Carolina. He was 25 years old. More...

Kathryn Berntsen, former Copiague resident

Until she relocated to Bryan, Texas in 1977, Kathryn "Kay" Berntsen lived her life in the Amityville area. She was born in Lindenhurst, grew up in Amityville and lived in Copiague for more than 25 years. More...

Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool