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May 23, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 25   •On Fri., May 25 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

Parade of Champions 2018

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FOWL BALL

Dunning pitches LI Ducks to tight victory

The Ducks were in need of a win.  After dropping two of three at home against the Sugar Land Skeeters over the weekend, they looked upon starting pitcher Jake Dunning to get them back on track.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last week a group of Nassau Community College students brought donations to Last Hope, and then took a private tour. When kittens licked them, they were surprised their tiny tongues felt like sandpaper. Why would that be? More...

Obituaries

Daniel Mormando Sr., 60-year East Massapequa resident, chef, tinkerer and family man

Daniel Mormando Sr., a longtime resident of Amityville/East Massapequa, and a devoted family man, died Dec. 1, 2017.  More...

Opinion

Reduced participation at the polls for school elections is a concern that must be addressed

A dramatic decline in the number of voters who headed to the polls to vote on their school budgets and elect school board trustees raises concern. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY: NYS tax cap must be made permanent while GOP controls the Senate

New York State’s property tax cap, which has saved over $7.6 billion for School property taxpayers in just the first four years since its inception in 2012, is on the verge of becoming extinct. More...

Local School Budgets Okayed

Residents headed to the polls Tues., May 15 to vote on their school budgets, elect school trustees and consider other propositions on the ballots.  •Amityville School District voters approved their budget, 515 to 230. More...

Town limits locations of vape shops and vaping - Free Access

Babylon Town pulls controversial multi housing proposal

by Carolyn James and Michael Scro More...

Firefighters face difficult conditions at fire on County Line Road

A home on County Line Road that firefighters said was filled with cartons, papers and other storage materials broke out into flames Monday evening May 14. More...

 

People/Social

LI veterans join forces and visit military memorials in Washington

It was an unforgettable scene at Islip MacArthur Airport as teenage U.S. Naval Sea cadets lined up in Honor Guard formation to help send off 50 World War II and Korean War veterans on a memorial trip to Washington DC. More...

Make every day Memorial Day

US Code, Title 36, Subtitle 1, Part A, Chapter 1, section 116 designates Memorial Day a federal holiday to be celebrated on the last Monday of May. More...

Dominican Village celebrating a quarter century of senior care

Dominican Village, founded and sponsored by the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville, marked a quarter century of providing quality independent and assisted living senior care by celebrating at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.  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, May 24   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Bethpage Memorial Day Air Show at Jones Beach

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that tickets to the Jones Beach Chalet at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park are now available. More...

The Peony Path Tour at Sagtikos Manor

On Sun., June 3, Sagtikos Manor presents the Peony Path Tour at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Delight in the history, art and horticulture of the peony.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Invitation to Bidders BOARD OF EDUCATION Amityville Union Free School District PUBLIC NOTICE: is hereby given for separate sealed bids for: Additions and Alterations at Amityville Memorial High School. More...













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