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May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 19   •On Fri., May 19, at 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become more comfortable with the use of the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Anti-bullying message resonates in Amityville

A powerful story about the tragic consequences of bullying that has been told at schools across the nation made a lasting impression on students at Edmund W. Miles Middle School in the Amityville Union Free School District on April 18.  More...

Amityville team joins Unified Basketball program

On April 23, Section XI, the organized body of Suffolk County public school athletics, announced a brand new and innovative program into their sports curriculum. More...

Copiague lax programs taking large strides

Taking a look at it from the outside, the numbers aren’t pretty. As of the writing of this article, Copiague boys lacrosse is 0-8 while the girls stand at 2-8 in 2017. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Half time at the construction site of the new Babylon Animal Shelter! The complex has taken shape in concrete and steel, and is about 50% complete. There’s been lots of progress since the floor was poured in December. More...

Jacob Hartmann's pond, an acre and a half – Part 2

Within the Town of Babylon, the Village of Amityville and the Hamlet of North Amityville, the Hartmann Pond played a major role in Jacob Hartmann’s businesses. More...

Obituaries

Marilyn Davenport, longtime resident of Amityville, at 86

Marilyn Davenport, a former resident of Amityville and information operator for the New York Telephone Co., died March 16, 2017 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Bethpage. Her family remembers her as a kind and gentle mother and grandmother. More...

Services May 20th for former Amityville resident Eileen Jaeger

A service to inter the cremains of former Amityville resident Eileen (Bettsi) Jaeger will take place Sat., May 20 at 11 a.m. in the Amityville Cemetery. Ms. Jaeger was born in Amityville, the daughter of Vincent and Clarice Watts Jaeger. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation ofUSAWebDzines LLC, a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filedwith the Secretary of State ofNew York (SSNY) on January 4, 2017 Office location:Suffolk County SSNY hasbeen designated for serviceof process. More...

Despite rumors, LaLota says he's not running for Senate

Amityville Village Trustee Nick LaLota said today that rumors about his intentions to move to Babylon Village and run for the seat of Sen. Phil Boyle are simply not true.  More...

Amityville Fire Department holds its annual installation ceremonies

On Sat., April 8, the Amityville Fire Department held its 112th annual installation of officers and award ceremony. Leading the department are Chief Jeffrey T. Erath, First Assistant Chief Leland J. More...

 

People/Social

2017 AFD Installation

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Author Bill Bleyer gives lecture on book on Fire Island Lighthouse

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society hosted author Bill Bleyer at the lighthouse Sat., May 6. More...

Adam Antosiak awarded gold distinction at Long Island Math Fair

Copiague Middle School eighth-grader Adam Antosiak has been awarded gold distinction in the Long Island Math Fair at Suffolk County Community College on March 3. This is the first time a Copiague Middle School student has been awarded gold honors. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Good Shepherd Bereavement Services available

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are free and open to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death. More...

Narconon screenings available

Narconon wants to educate families on the new escalated risk Fentanyl has added to opiate abuse. Fentanyl has been found to be 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin and has a greatly increased chance of overdose. More...

Opinion

Walkway plan could use a little community spirit

An idea that has been put into a proposal by the Downtown Revitalization Committee could see the construction of a pedestrian-friendly walking path to join the Long Island Railroad to the Amityville Village business district along Broadway.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Former County executive and money watcher calls for an end to step increases for political appointees

Two weeks ago the Suffolk Legislature voted against millions of dollars of fee increases introduced by County Executive Steve Bellone (over $40 million in fees increases were proposed). More...













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