July 8, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Newly refurbished Park Avenue School renamed

Set to the backdrop of the Amityville Heritage Fair June 12, the Amityville School District held a presentation announcing that the newly refurbished Park Avenue School would now be called the Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School. More...

AHS student charged in assault

A 16-year-old Amityville High School student is scheduled to appear in Amityville Village Court July 20 in answer to charges that he assaulted another student, lifting him into the air and throwing him to the ground. More...

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Obituaries

Ruth M. Young, 87, former Massapequa teacher and Birch Lane principal for nearly 20 years

Ruth M. Young, of Glendale, Massachusetts, a former Massapequa principal, died June 30, 2004 at Fairview Commons in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. She was 87 years old. More...

Local folks in the news

Troop 660 Scouts
Moy and Flaxman honored

Massapequa Boy Scout Troop 660 held an Eagle Court of Honor to mark the achievements of two new Eagle Scouts from the Troop, Edward Moy and Adam Flaxman. More...

Plainedge Middle School construction progressing on schedule

While the interior of the new Plainedge Middle School is still unfinished, it More...

Plainedge Schools pass budget in second try

Saying they were pleased by the outcome of the vote, but concerned that 1,700 Plainedge residents voted against the school budget, school officials said this week they will be reaching out to the community to find out what needs to be done for next y More...

Testimony proceeds in BHC ownership trial

Allegations by the owners of Brunswick Hospital Center that Dr. Anwar Jit Singh, the hospital More...

 

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, July 8
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Opinion

Public continues to trust school officials—for now!

With the passage of the Plainedge School District annual budget for 2004-05, all five of the district More...

Teenager practices the Golden rule

Earlier this month I had some scare. After doing a little shopping at the Sunrise Mall, I left to bring my girls out to dinner. When I arrived at the diner, I realized my wallet was missing. More...

Congratulations to the class of 2004!

Massapequa High School held its 49th annual commencement exercixes Sunday, June 27th. Valedictorian was Jessical Levin and Salutatorian was Matthew Schwartz. Photo by Irving Hamberger More...

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