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September 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amity ville Rememb ers

Mayor James P. Wandell, other Village officials and the police and fire departments led the Amityville community in a 9/11 memorial service at the Village’s 9/11 Memorial Park. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Brian Savoy was named the National Demolition Derby Champion for the second year in a row at Riverhead Raceway on Sept. 6, 2014, but before that win along with close racing, some drivers in the weekly divisions appeared to be vying for that title. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Buddy Program at Hempstead Town Shelter is a “quadruple win” (which is twice as good as a win/win) because it benefits the dogs, adopters, staff and volunteers. 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, September 18 More...

Upcoming fun on Fire Island

On Sun., Sept. 21, 2 p.m., Author Shoshanna McCollum will present the making of her new book Fire Island in the Lens Building. A book signing will follow. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUMMONSIndex No. 18137-13D/O/F: July 11, 2013Premises Address:226 S Travis StreetLindenhurst, NY 11757SUPREME COURT OFTHE STATE OF NEWYORKCOUNTY OF SUFFOLKCHAMPION MORTGAGECOMPANY, Plaintiff,-against-MICHAEL C. More...

Amityville Village hires fire marshal

Amityville Village has hired a part-time fire marshal to help enforce local fire codes and ordinances and to provide an additional level of safety and security to the community, Village officials announced last week. More...

Alert citizen helps police arrest man wanted for attempted murder

An alert resident, informed by a wanted poster, called Amityville Village Police Sept. 9 to report seeing an individual wanted for an attempted murder in Freeport. More...

Police conduct DWI checkpoint; 5 arrested

Over the Labor Day weekend, Amityville Police, in conjunction with Suffolk County Police, Suffolk Park Police, and New York State Troopers, conducted a multi-jurisdictional patrol along Merrick Road, arresting five individuals for driving while intox More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, September 20 • North Amityville Fire Co. Inc. Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a Fish and Chicken Fry from 11 a.m. -3 p.m. at 601 North Broadway, Amityville, N.Y. For more information contact 631-882- 9021. Sunday, September 21 More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Schools welcome students back

On Tues., Sept. 2, administrators, teachers and staff throughout the Amityville Union Free School District welcomed students back to the start of the 2014-15 academic year. More...

Quite a pretty bunch!

Members of the Amityville Park Commission were out planting and pruning and beautifying areas of the Village all summer. More...

So long summer...

These beautiful sunflowers were spotted in front of 48 Robbins Ave., Amityville, even as summer wanes. More...

Obituaries

Antonia McVeety, Amityville resident, parishioner at St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church

Antonia McVeety was a woman who lived for the ones she loved the most. To her, family and friends were the most important things in her life, said her daughter. Antonia H. McVeety, a mother, grandmother and dear friend, died July 22, 2014. More...

Opinion

Schaffer made the difficult but right decision

Babylon Town Supervisor Richard Schaffer, who is also the Suffolk County Democratic leader, made a difficult decision to bring into the public purview issues involving Democratic Town Leader Bob Stricoff and questions about his handling of the Democr More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

A two-minute warning for young football players and their parents

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The other day I was walking by one of the school fields where I watched a large group of young sevenor eight-year-old boys playing full contact football. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?












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