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April 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville student receives PTA Scholarship

Shaneka Bernard, a second-year student in Aviation Science/Flight at Wilson Tech’s Republic campus, was presented a $500 scholarship from Kathy Vento, Suffolk Region PTA Director, at the BOCES annual PTA Night for her outstanding performance at More...

Holocaust survivor visits Amityville schools

Eighth-grade students at Edmund W. Miles Middle School in the Amityville Union Free School District received a first-hand lesson about the Holocaust from survivor, Stephen Berger. More...

APTA hosts the Harlem Wizards at AMHS

The Harlem Wizards basketball team visited Amityville School District for a fun-filled basketball theatrical performance on April 8. The event was held at the high school and drew a large and enthusiastic crowd. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 •Museum passes are available for Amityville Public Library cardholders to borrow. Museums include Nassau 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...

Social media lecture at South Oaks Hospital

A free lecture on The Negative Effects of Social Media, Tues., May 3, 4 to 6 p.m. at South Oaks Hospital, 400 Sunrise Hwy., Amityville in the chapel/auditorium. More...

D’Amaro reminds parents to keep kids’ vaccinations current

In conjunction with this month’s National Infant Immunization Week, S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) would like to inform parents that it is vital to check that their children are up to date on all immunizations. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARING BY THE TOWNOF BABYLONACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARDPursuant to provisions ofLocal Law # 9 of the BabylonTown Code, notice is herebygiven that the Town of Babylon Accessory ApartmentReview Board will hold apublic hearing in t More...

Village and APOs reach settlement over LOSAP controversy

Amityville Village and three Amityville Police officers, who also serve as volunteers with the Amityville Fire Department, have entered into an agreement that ends an investigation into the policies and procedures the volunteers have used for logging More...

Copiague School Board approves budget; within cap

The Copiague School District will present a proposed budget of $115.17 million for the coming year, a budget to budget increase of 2.7 percent. More...

APD handles hostage situation on CLR

Amityville Village Police responded to what was received as a domestic incident call that turned into a hostage situation. More...

 

People/Social

AMHS's Deonte Wilson makes history

For the first time in the history of Amityville Memorial High School athletics, 15-year-old sophomore, Deonte Wilson, earned the title of “Sophomore All-American” wrestler following his impressive performance at the 2016 National High School Coaches More...

Amityville's Henry Tomlinson honored at K of C dinner

Henry Tomlinson, an Amityville resident and graduate of Amityville Memorial High School, was recently honored by Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of Fatima Assembly #716. More...

Geminder earns masters degree

Damian Geminder, son of Father Randolph and Donna Geminder, received his masters degree from CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. He is the communications coordinator for Feminists for Life and editor of The American Feminist magazine. More...

Columnists - Free Access

North of the Village Green

Prize dahlia grows locally

​Early spring in the 1920s to 1960s, men like Bolling Mack and his horse Bob would be seen plowing the dahlia gardens in Babylon, East Massapequa, North Amityville and Amityville Village to begin the planting season. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

We were asked to rescue two cats left behind in an apartment more than a month after their owner took her own life. Of course, this was quite upsetting. More...

Obituaries

Tom Dornhofer, former Amityville resident and 1966 AMHS graduate, at 67

Thomas B. Dornhofer, a former resident of Amityville, alumni of St. Martin of Tours School and graduate of Amityville Memorial High School, Class of 1966, died unexpectedly of a heart attack Feb. 1, 2016. He was 67 years old. More...

Opinion

Time to demand accountability for Bethpage plume

GUEST EDITORIAL

This past week, Newsday (April 21, Meeting Focus: What to do with Bethpage plume water) detailed a meeting that was held in Bethpage hosted by the Navy, in which state officials and others were in attendance. More...

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A call to action to save our democracy

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

It is great to see the level of interest many people have taken in the New York State primary this week but it is irrelevant if our system of democracy is failing. Why is it failing? More...













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