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January 11, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

BVCA welcomes Canine Companions

Several members of the Bay Village Civic Association are actively involved with Canine Companions. They train companion dogs until they are ready to “graduate” and live with someone who would benefit from their skills. More...

Village considers law against test driving vehicles on residential streets; approves new Highway Department contract for 19 Village employees

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A proposed law to restrict the testing of new or recently repaired vehicles on residential streets in the Village of Amityville will be heard at Monday night’s board meeting. The meeting begins at 8 p.m. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 13   •On Fri., Jan. 13, 4 p.m., the library will have Winter Penguin Pillow Craft. Amityville Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567  More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

How often do we say good things happen when we’re “at the right place at the right time?” Call this serendipity. Coincidences can alter the course of our lives such as meeting a soul mate or getting a great job. 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...

Bethel AME Church to celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day January 16

Birthday celebration honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther Ling, Jr. will be held on Monday January 16, 2017, Bethel A.M.E. church, 20 Simmons Street, Copiague, NY. The celebration will begin at 10 a.m. More...

19th annual run to benefit brain tumor victims

Runners and walkers of all ages and levels of ability from all over Long Island and beyond are invited to test their training and endurance levels by being a part of the 19th Annual Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid Kings Park 15 Kilometer Run. More...

Opinion

Learn, and you will never be the same again

Steve Jobs, considered the father of the digital revolution, and a college dropout, took a calligraphy course once. The result: imagery that drove him to create beautiful fonts for computers.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Empire Center exposes Albany’s secret healthcare taxes

New York State government has become addicted to more than $4 billion in taxes and surcharges that drive up healthcare costs. More...

ASD expands its HS and MS course offerings; gives community update on construction projects

The Amityville Union Free School District will add several new courses at the high school and middle school next year. The additions to the course catalogs were approved by the Board of Education at their monthly meeting on Dec. 14. More...

One dead, four injured in four-alarm blaze in North Amityville

Suffolk County Arson and Homicide detectives continue to investigate a fire and explosion that killed a Queens man and a dog at a home at 25 Jefferson Ave. in Amityville. Wed., Jan. 4. More...

S.C. Leg Duwayne Gregory reelected PO of Legislature

S.C. Leg. DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville) was reelected to a fourth term as Suffolk County Legislature presiding officer at the Legislature’s organizational meeting Jan. 3 in Hauppauge. He represents the 15th Legislative District. More...

 

People/Social

Rotary names Christina Brown Student of the Month

The Amityville Rotary Club welcomed students from Amityville Memorial High School at a meeting Thurs., Dec. 15.  Shown in photo is Student of the Month, Christina Brown. More...

Former Long Islander to perform at presidential inauguration

When she was a student at Babylon High School, Jenna Nelson played in the concert, marching and jazz bands. Her focus—and her passion—was music and she made sure she took every opportunity she could to become a better musician.  More...

Annual Holiday Party 2016

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Obituaries

Joan Conlon Garry, former Amityville resident and member of Amityville Woman's Club member

Amityville native and longtime resident Joan Conlon Garry died Nov. 14, 2016 following cardiac surgery. More...

Robert Waidler Sr., former Copiague resident, WWII veteran

Robert J. Waidler Sr., a former resident of Copiague for more than 65 years, died Nov. 5, 2016 in Seabring, Florida. He was 91 years old.  Mr. Waidler was born in Jamaica, Queens in 1925, and attended public schools there. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of JZ Villa LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 11/21/16. More...













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