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October 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville boys soccer on the ‘Road to Respect’

Amityville is well known for its football, basketball and track programs, but look out for the up-and-coming boys soccer program for the Warriors. More...

Amityville PBA donates funds to Amityville H.S. for school supplies

Continuing the tradition of over 100 years of generosity, the Amityville Police Benevolent Association (PBA) recently donated $250 to assist the Amityville High School Warriors football team in purchasing miscellaneous supplies for the 2014-15 footba More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps--

Regular readers of this column already know who the division champions are for 2014 at Riverhead Raceway. The 2014 Perricone’s Pits Awards are the result of my personal observations and are meant solely for entertainment purposes. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Khaleesi’s Second Chance” refers to the rescue by several remarkable people of an extremely neglected Afghan Hound in Okinawa. Their efforts have garnered a worldwide team of online supporters. More...

J. Hunter’s Property

The Eagle article mentioned how the Village of Amityville was growing. More...

Opinion

October is Firefighter Recognition Month – do it!

If you have ever had to make a call to the fire department for an emergency or a rescue, you know the feeling of fear and desperation during those few moments before help arrives. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Gregory and Spencer author bill to stop sale of powdered caffeine to minors

Legislature passes measure unanimously

Anyone under the age of 18 is prohibited from buying powdered caffeine in Suffolk County after the legislature passed a law co-sponsored by the S.C. Legislature’s Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and 18th District County Leg. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, October 17 •Mommy, Daddy and Me at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567. •Pumpkins with a time for kids at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 613-254-0567. More...

 

People/Social

Former Amityville resident Richard McGovern weds Jeanz Holt of Wilmette, Illinois

Jeanz Holt of Wilmette, Illinois and Richard McGovern of Amityville were wed Sept. 7 at the Maine Maritime Museum, Bath Maine at a seaside ceremony and reception attended by family and friends. The bride is the daughter of Dr. More...

Arthur Nappo, security supervisor at South Oaks Hospital, recognized for outstanding response

Security Supervisor Arthur Nappo was patrolling the grounds of South Oaks Hospital on a summer evening in June when a speeding vehicle pulled up to the front of one of the patient buildings. More...

Copiague Board moves forward with bond referendum

Following recommendations of the Space and Facilities Advisory Committee and receiving feedback from the members of the community, the Copiague School District Board of Education unanimously approved moving forward with a public bond referendum durin More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

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...

Fun “to die for” at the Special Olympics NY’s second annual 5K Zombie Run, November 8

On Sat., Nov. 8 the Special Olympics New York’s Second Annual 5k Zombie Run will be held at Brady Park in Massapequa Park. The race is a 5k run in which runners start off with a flag belt and three flags representing their lifelines. More...

Bullying: Truth & Consequences program October 20

The new law, “Dignity for All Students Act” (DASA) will be explained, and panelists will discuss how bullying can and should be handled by everyone involved at the free public education seminar, “Bullying: Truth & Consequences.& More...

Obituaries

James Haywood Hudson, North Amityville resident, United States Air Force veteran

James Haywood Hudson, a longtime resident of North Amityville and a U.S. Air Force veteran, died Sun., Sept. 7, 2014. He was 71 years old. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICENOTICE OF PUBLICHEARINGNOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that the Boardof Trustees of the Villageof Amityville will hold aPublic Hearing at the Village Hall Court Room, 21Ireland Place, Amityville,New York on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 7:30 P.M.to c More...

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