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July 26, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2017 local scholars

•Thomas Colvell, of Amity Harbor, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Lasell College, Newton, Massachusetts where he is majoring in sports management.  More...

FOWL BALL

Quack attack rally falls short in loss to Somerset

After concluding the nominal first half of the season at 39-38, the Long Island Ducks were looking to get back into the swing of things against Liberty Division-leader Somerset Patriots to start the second half.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last Hope is having a July Jamboree. Cat and kitten adoption fees have been reduced to $50. You wouldn’t think such a promotion would spark a debate among feline advocates, but it does. More...

Bring ‘Em Back Alive

Swans and monkeys attempted to take control of the area from Massapequa to Babylon around 1934 and 1935. More...

Obituaries

Tommy Greene of Amityville, first black commander of the S.C. American Legion

Thomas (Tommy) Greene Jr., a lifelong resident of Amityville and retired Post Office employee who worked in Amityville and Massapequa, died June 24, 2017 at his home in Silver Springs. More...

Opinion

Some thoughts….

•In case you have not noticed, it’s midsummer. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Restoring faith in representative democracy

There’s no shortage of threats to our democracy. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 28   •On Fri., July 28 at 5 p.m., the library will have Teen The Guild. Come watch the YouTube series “The Guild” on the big screen while playing games. Snacks will be served! More...

Confusion over certificate of occupancy for Mouse Trap Cafe closes new venue

A posting on Facebook, and the abrupt shutdown of the Mouse Trap Café, has raised questions about the future of the new Amityville business. More...

Two arrests after residents see something and say something

After numerous residents reported break-ins to their vehicles, Amityville Village Police Chief sent out a Facebook alert asking residents to be vigilant and to contact police in the event they see anything suspicious. It worked. More...

 

People/Social

Hunter Iacovetti graduates from Farleigh Dickinson

Hunter Iacovetti, a graduate and valedictorian of the Amityville High School Class of 2013, has graduated summa cum laude from Farleigh Dickinson University.  Hunter studied biology and chemistry and received the university’s award for hav More...

Twenty-eight inductees welcomed into National Honor Society

Twenty-eight new members of the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School’s Isabella Driscoll Chapter of the National Honor Society were inducted in a ceremony held in the school’s auditorium on June 1.  More...

Babylon Town receiver attends 100th anniversary of women's right to vote ceremony

Babylon Town Receiver of Taxes Corinne DiSomma recently attended a special event held at the Crest Hollow Country Club commemorating the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in New York State.   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.  THURSDAY, July 20   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Long Island Bluegrass Festival adds Roots music to lineup

For the past 14 years, the Long Island Bluegrass Festival has featured the finest names in traditional Bluegrass music, from local acts to national touring Bluegrass legends. More...

Summer pops concert in West Islip

West Islip Symphony Orchestra will hold a summer pops concert including Americana, Broadway musicals and motion picture themes, Wed., Aug. 2, 7 p.m. at West Islip Beach (Madeline’s) Beach Drive, West. Paul Little is conducting. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Anna Bell’s Kitchen LLC. Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on May 26 , 2017. Office is located in Suffolk County. More...













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