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February 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, February 27 • AARP Tax Aide at 1:00 p.m. at the Massapequa library, 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607. •Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group at 1:00 p.m. to be held at the Massapequa library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516- 799-0770. More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville High School sets an example for the UN

Students at Amityville High School organized and carried out a model United Nations conference in its auditorium. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Westminster whirlwind is over…at least for the 2015 Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show. “Divine Miss P,” a 15-inch Beagle was crowned Best In Show. More...

Obituaries

George Moore, retired Amityville School teacher, at 79

George F. Moore, a longtime educator at the Edmund Miles Middle School in Amityville, died Dec. 29, 2014. He was 79 years old. Mr. Moore was born in New York City and lived in East Meadow. He later moved to Sound Beach. More...

Melvin L. Hardy, Copiague H.S. graduate, health care worker

Melvin L. Hardy, a graduate of Copiague High School, died at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip Jan. 21. More...

Opinion

A reminder of the tremendous debt we owe our volunteer firefighters

EDITORIAL

On Sunday, when temperatures rose to a balmy 40 degrees for a few hours, volunteer firefighters from Amityville, Massapequa, Copiague, North Amityville and North Lindenhurst worked together to combat a major house fire in Amityville.The vamps faced l More...

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State should not eliminate public notices for Constitutional amendments

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

We strongly opposed the governor’s proposal to eliminate newspaper public notices of proposed Constitutional amendments. More...

Breaking News - 2/27/2015 5:06 PM

Amityville Village Board approves putting referendum on ballot for increasing Firefighters Awards - Free Access

Public will have chance to vote on question March 18

The Amityville Village Board approved a measure on Friday that will ask voters to extend the Length of Service Award Program for firefighters (LOSAP. More...

CSD mulls how to move forward following defeat of bond proposal; passes new Veteran's Exemption Bill

Following the defeat of the district’s capital improvement bond in November, the Copiague School Board held a special meeting last month to discuss how it plans to move forward. More...

Firefighters battle fire and ice in Amityville blaze Sunday

Amityville firefighters, assisted by Massapequa, Copiague, North Amityville and North Lindenhurst, spent approximately four hours battling a house fire in sub-freezing temperatures on Park Avenue Sunday. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville welcomes new Police Officer Eric Kreuder

Mayor James P. Wandell swore in Amityville resident and seasonal Police Officer Eric Kreuder as a full-time member of the Amityville Police Department. The swearing in took place at the Village Board meeting Mon., Feb. 9. More...

LOSAP hearing in Amityville rescheduled for Friday

The Amityville Village Board rescheduled the public hearing on a proposal to increase the maximum credits firefighters can accrue under the Length of Service Awards Program (LOSAP). More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 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. More...

First annual Yarn Crawl

The first annual Long Island Yarn Crawl will be held Thurs., March 19 to Sun., March 22, for knitters, crocheters and fiber lovers. Thirteen yarn shops from Montauk to Port Washington will be participating. More...

US Coast Guard Auxiliary offers several boating courses beginning March 4

The US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 1-1 Babylon, is offering several boating courses that are open to the public. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT:SUFFOLK COUNTY. USBANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEEFOR WACHOVIA MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST2006-ALT1, Pltf. vs. ELVIRA TEJADA A/K/A ELVIRA O. TEJADA, et al, Defts.Index #5362/08. More...













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