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August 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Driver collides with bus along Route 110 in North Amityville

A woman driving a BMW attempted to make a U-turn at the intersection of Brefni and Route 110 and collided into the back of a bus. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague School District's Young rocket scientists test their STEM skills

Fourth- and fifth-graders in the Copiague School District’s summer program tested their design and engineering skills as well as their knowledge of the laws of gravity when they launched their bottle rockets on Aug. 2 outside of Susan E. More...

Amityville kindergartners achieve and advance at Northeast

Kindergartners in the Amityville Union Free School District completed one of their first major milestones when they graduated from Northeast Elementary School.  More...

Amityville residents receive honors from Long Island Lutheran

Amityville residents Noah Bagdonas, Miles Middleton and Thomas Schreckenger were recently recognized by Long Island Lutheran Middle & High School as outstanding students. 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.  THURSDAY, August 17   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Bellone announces Back-to-School Drive for underprivileged students

S.C. Exec Steve Bellone announced the Scott Martella Back-to-School Drive in partnership with the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless to provide supplies for underprivileged students before the start of the school year.  More...

Take Back Drugs in Massapequa on August 19

NYS Sen. John E. Brooks is sponsoring a ‘Drug Take-Back Day’ on Sat., Aug. 19, from noon to 3 p.m. at Massapequa High School, 4925 Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

August 16, 2017 “Notice is hereby given that the annual inspection for the 2016-2017 school year of all school buildings of the Amityville Union Free School District for fire hazards which might endanger the l More...

Amityville Village Trustees Bernius and Lalota say they are being locked out of Village business

Two Amityville Village Trustees—Jessica Bernius and Nick Lalota—are saying that the administration of Amityville Village Mayor Dennis Siry is marginalizing them by failing to provide them with timely information and keeping them posted ab More...

Babylon Town celebrates graduates heading off to a higher calling

High School graduates in Babylon Town, who answered the call to serve, were honored at Babylon Town Hall in June. The event is the second year in a row that these ceremonies have been held.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 18   • On Fri., Aug. 18 at 12:30 p.m., the library will have Friday Afternoon Games. Come down to the library with your group to play mah-jongg, bridge or any other game of your choice. More...

NAFCo, with assist from AFD, responds to two serious calls on Monday afternoon

Volunteers from the North Amityville Fire Company had a hectic day on Monday with six back-to-back calls including a fatal motor vehicle accident and a house fire in which a man was seriously injured.  More...

 

People/Social

Please meet our local scholars and achievers...

•Named to the dean’s list at the Rochester Institute of Technology for the spring semester are Copiague residents Bryan Bena and Daniel Gude.  More...

NA Kiwanis offering free cardio scans for children

The North Amityville Kiwanis Club is offering free doctor screenings for your children, including cardiovascular screenings.  The Kiwanis Club meets every second and fourth Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Michelle’s 110 Diner. All are welcome. More...

Airman Joseph Konsevitch graduates basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Joseph S. Konsevitch graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

We’re into the “dog days of summer.” It’s a great time of year to share with our canine friends even though kids (and teachers) are counting vacation days left until school starts. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   More...

Obituaries

William Gordon, Amityville resident, Grumman machinist, and retired U.S. Air Force and National Guardsman

William Gordon spent most of his adult life in Amityville, where he enjoyed the water and boating on the Great South Bay.  “My father loved living on the water and had a great respect for it, passing those values down to his children,&rdqu More...

Opinion

This special place we call home

This weekend Babylon Town is holding its Summer’s End Beach Blast. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Change underway to make the G.I. Bill of Rights meaningful to a new generation of veterans

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

America can never repay the debt we owe to our country’s veterans.These are the men and women who answered their nation’s call to defend all of us. Throughout my years in Congress I have fought hard to support our veterans. More...













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