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October 24, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD likely to ask public for more $$$ to finish Park Avenue

The best scenario is that the Amityville School District will be able to complete the Park Avenue renovation project and have students and staff back into the buildings by September 2002. More...

Rivera, Green Party candidate for Town Board

From the living rooms and kitchens of their homes, Aida Rivera, and her friends are getting together, turning off their television sets, putting up a pot of coffee and talking politics and about the problems facing their town. More...

Both men point to their records as they seek voters support

A jury of 12 men and women sat down with a calculator and a pad and pencil and carefully went over figures from documents stored in boxes and presented as evidence against five Babylon Town officials two years ago. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

Calendar The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:

THURSDAY, October 25 More...

Breast cancer awareness day at Sunrise Mall

Monday, October 29, is breast cancer awareness day at Sunrise Mall. The Nassau University Medical Center mammography van will be outside the Dime Savings Bank entrance of Sunrise Mall between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. More...

Amity Historical Society

presents "The Mummy More...

Opinion

Don’t let senior housing developers run roughshod over Town

Today More...

Guest Columnist

PROFILES More...

WB Taxpayers oppose uncontrolled development Dear Editor:

At the October 2 meeting, the Babylon Town Board passed resolutions that approved the construction of additional senior citizen housing units in two areas of the Hamlet of West Babylon. More...

Dems and GOP battle it out over taxes, debt

Republicans are saying it More...

A look at the lives of some of those we've lost Matthew Rogan, NYFD

Matthew Rogan grew up in a home where dedication and service was an example that was set every day in his life. More...

Local folks in the news

The Amityville Rotary Club held its annual Apple Festival October 6. Cloudy skies and rain fell, thinning out the crowds significantly, but everyone who attended had a great time including Jeannie Lozowski and her mom Kathy above. More...

Michael Accurso, Green Party candidate, Babylon Town Board

In March, Michael Accurso took his first try at running for elected office. More...

Snyder opposes Tonna, Zaccaro in 17th LD  

An environmental activist for well over 20 years, Huntington resident Roger Snyder has decided it More...

 

Schools/Sports

Copiague schools off to a great start

The first few days of the new school year were filled with a sense of anticipation and enthusiasm. It More...

Hunting safety course being offered

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is offering a free hunting safety course October 25 and 26, 6 to 10 p.m., and October 27, 8 a.m., to 10 a.m. For more information call Joe Slack, 631-691-6816. More...

Obituaries

Kenneth Bennett, WWII veteran, longtime Amityville resident and former Grumman employee

Kenneth A. Bennett, a longtime Amityville resident, died October 11, 2001 in Peoria, Arizona where he had lived with his wife, Geraldine (nee Dryden), since his retirement in 1982. More...

Harold Thompson, former resident of Amityville

Harold E. Thompson (Deals) of Boynton Beach, Florida died September 19, 2001. He was a former resident of Amityville and was 69 years old. More...

Alan Lofsten, former Grumman engineer

Alan Charles Lofsten, a former resident of Amityville, died in Bradenton, Florida October 8, 2001. He was 70 years old. More...

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