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April 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire destorys two trailers at Frontier Park in North Amityville; arson blamed, say police

A fire that was intentionally starteddestroyed two trailer homes at the Frontier Mobile Park in North Amityville Mon., April 7, and sent one volunteer firefighter to the hospital. The fire started at approximately 5 p.m. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, April 18 • Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. at VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For info., call 631-889-2184. •St. More...

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Schools/Sports

St. Martin of Tours School students celebrate Chinese New Year together

Miss Priola’s and Mrs. Gardino’s fifth-grade classes at St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville celebrated Chinese New Year together. More...

Copiague’s Deauville Gardens East Elementary School hosts Family Literacy Night

Copiague’s Deauville Gardens East Elementary School hosted its Family Literacy Night for students in third through fifth grade on March 18. More...

Copiague Middle School celebrates Pi Day

To celebrate March 14 as Pi Day, students in Melody Cesare’s class at Copiague Middle School determined the value of Pi by measuring both the circumference and diameter of plates and other round objects and applying the measurements to the form 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. THURSDAY, April 17 •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Macaronic Kid Egg Hunt, April 19

The first annual Farmingdale Macaronic Kid Egg Hunt will be held Sat., April 19, 11 a.m., rain or shine. Ages from birth to two years old will begin at 11:15 a.m. and for ages three to eight begins at 11:30 a.m. More...

Kiwanis Club offering high school seniors in Amityville district to apply for achievement award

The Kiwanis Club of Amityville is offering all high school seniors residing within the Amityville School District the chance to apply for the Kiwanis Club of Amityville Achievement Award. More...

Opinion

Amityville owes thanks to those who have served the Village

Two individuals, local attorney Bruce Kennedy and resident Roger Smith, who have served the Village of Amityville and its residents well for many years, deserve a note of thanks and recognition. More...

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Election 2014: The war of words is just beginning

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

We saw quite a bit of showboating this week as the gender pay gap issue was thrust into the news. Both Democrats and Republicans continue shooting each other in the foot; nothing fatal yet. More...

LaLota sworn in; Handler named Village attorney

Extending first a thanks to Andy Powell, his political opponent in the election March 18, newly elected Amityville Village Trustee Nick LaLota then thanked those who voted for him and those who did not. More...

First alewives in more than a 100 years swim into Carlls River in Babylon

Project copies success of program in Carman's River

Each spring, for thousands of years, alewife, a fish closely related to the blueback herring, swam from the open ocean into the Great South Bay and the Carlls River to spawn. More...

Voters okay Amityville and Copiague library budgets

Voters headed to the polls April 8 to vote on their library budgets and vote on library board of trustees. In Amityville, voters approved the budget 100 to 36 and reelected Mary Beth Scarola to a five-year term on the Board of Trustees. More...

 

People/Social

Local officials honor Joseph A. Ferriso, Copiague Eagle Scout

Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon were recently in attendance for the Boy Scout Troop 284 of Copiague’s Court of Honor ceremony to recognize Joseph A. More...

Budd & Smith meet governor

Everett (Ken) Budd, co-chairman of the Amityville/ Copiague CRZ committee, and Amityville Trustee Kevin Smith attended the Citizens Preparedness Training Program where they met with New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo. More...

Robert F. Rose awarded LeadingAge, New York, Trustee of the Year

Robert F. Rose, chairman of the Board of Trustees for Broadlawn Manor and South Oaks Hospital, was recently awarded the prestigious LeadingAge, New York, Trustee of the Year Award, the North Shore-LIJ Health System announced. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Ticks. They’re back! Actually they never really left. The heinous hitchhikers are always lurking. More...

Hot Laps

Two weeks before Riverhead Raceway opens for practice, we have already learned something about the 2014 Riverhead Raceway season. Jeff Goodale will strap into his new modified for the new season. More...

Obituaries

Lillian F. Ford, Massapequa resident, former medical receptionist

Mrs. Lillian F. Ford, a resident of Massapequa and a longtime former employee with the medical practice of Drs. Bures, Rosenmann and Wanerman when they were in Amityville, died March 6, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. More...

Joan Mary Stadnik, Amityville resident, St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church member, accomplished seamstress

Joan Mary Stadnik, a longtime resident of Amityville, died March 2, 2014 at Manor Care Potomac, Potomac, MD. She was 93 years old. Mrs. Stadnik was born on March 20, 1920 in New York, to John and Mary (Wielgosz) Borek. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Leviathan Wind Energizer LLC.Arts of Org. filed with NewYork Secy of State (SSNY)on 2/18/14. Office location:Suffolk County. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...













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