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April 1, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD budget story correction

A story that appeared on page 3 last week, Early Signs in ASD, contained an error regarding the current projected tax rate increase. That figure should have been listed as approximately 8.6 percent. More...

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Raymond A. Cobb, former resident of Amityville and Hempstead

Raymond A. Cobb, of Virginia Beach, Virginia and a former resident of Amityville and Hempstead, died March 15, 2004. More...

Frank D. Gusmano of Copiague

Frank D. Gusmano, of Copiague, died March 21, 2004

Surviving Mr. More...

Ernestina Maiorano of Copiague

Ernestina (Tina) Maiorano, of Copiague, died March 22, 2004. More...


School report should note: you get what you pay for

After months of discussion, review, research and just plain hard work, the Commission charged with looking into the state of the state More...

Display the American flat and show your patriotism

I sit daily, watching the cable news channels to see what lies will come about from our national politicians and candidates. Politics is alive and well in this election year. More...

Thanking a new generation of veterans for protecting our freedom

Frank J. Stalzer, Jr, resident of North Massapequa, returned recently from Iraq. After one year in Iraq, Stalzer returned to his base at Fort Hood, Texas with the rest of the Army More...

Babylon Town signs new agreement with Covanta

The garbage truck comes and goes, it More...

Three local school districts named in class action homeless student lawsuit

Amityville, Copiague and North Babylon School Districts, along with 10 other Suffolk districts, have been named defendants in a federal class-action lawsuit charging them a "systematic failure" to accept and educate homeless children " More...

Amityville Scoops

The following pieces of news were announced at a recent Amityville Village Board meeting by Mayor Peter T. Imbert
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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
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Mary P. Myton held annual piano concert

The Mary P. Myton Literary Society met at the Amityville Public Library for its annual piano concert. More...

Amity Woman's Club craft and hobby meeting

The crafts and hobbies meeting of the Amityville Womans More...

Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool