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May 1, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Annual charity volleyball game Friday

On Friday, May 3, Amityville's finest meets Amityville's bravest as the police and fire departments square off in a charity volleyball game at Amityville Memorial High School. More...

Local Police and Fire personnel rescue man after boat capsizes

Amityville Police came to the rescue of an Amityville man whose boat capsized near the mouth of the Amityville River April 21. Police gave this account: More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Willow May Taylor, resident of Parkview Nursing Home

Willow May Taylor, a resident of Parkview Nursing Home, Massapequa, died April 23, 2002. She was born November 27, 1916 to the late Samuel and Nina Jackson of Middletown, Connecticut. More...

Marion Miller, 60-year resident of Amityville

Marion Miller, a 60-year resident of Amityville, died April 13, 2002 at St. James Health Center, St. James. Born in Brooklyn on September 8, 1910, Mrs. Miller was 91 years old. More...

Dorothy Marie Hoye, Amityville 53-year resident

Dorothy Marie Hoye, a 53-year resident of Amityville, died April 19, 2002 at Brunswick Hospital. More...

Decision on prohibiting wrestling rings in Babylon Town is down to the wire Officials say decision is difficult one

A decision as to whether the Town of Babylon will prohibit the use of outdoor wrestling rings on residential property is expected to be handed down next week, ending months of debate and discussion on the issue. More...

Local folks in the news

The Suffolk County organization of the American Legion recently held their annual testimonial dinner dance at the Hunter-Squires-Jackson Post No. 1218 in Amityville. More...

Amityville School board approves $51.3M budget

by Carolyn James More...

 

People/Social

William McDermott of Amityville named

executive V.P. More...

The Griffins announce the arrival of their daughter

Michele and Brian Griffin, of Massapequa, announce the birth of their daughter, Faith Noel, born February 27, 2002. She weighed seven pounds, three ounces and was 18 and one half inches long. More...

Amity Woman’s Club holds annual business meeting at UCYC last month

The Amityville Woman More...

Opinion

International issue hits hometown paper

As readers of this newspaper know very well, we rarely express an opinion in an editorial on a national or international issue. We leave that to the New York Times, Newsday and other daily newspapers serving our communities. More...

ASD Board president outlines facts in dated order Dear Editor:

Unfortunately, again, an outrageous, inaccurate, and misleading letter to the editor, submitted this time by Mrs. Dolores Quintyne, requires a response. These are the facts: More...

Readers continue comment on Middle East conflict

Thank you for your courageous editorial "Israeli More...













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