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January 20, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page



Old St. Nick, with the assistance from the Amityville Fire Department, visited all the good boys and girls in the Village of Amityville, spreading holiday cheer to everyone. More...

Special Sections


William Menger, Master boat builder and seaman

William Menger loved the sea and boats and in his spare time could be found in his garage building or restoring boats. At the age of 42 he realized his lifelong dream, and opened his own boat company in Babylon. More...

Albert E. Renz Sr. of Amityville

Albert E. Renz Sr. of Miami, Florida and formerly of Stuart, Florida and Amityville died Wednesday, November 3, 2004. He was 87 years old. More...

Edward G. Caldicott and Florence A. Caldicott, residents of Sunrise Assisted Living in West Babylon

Edward G. Caldicott and Florence A. Caldicott, residents of Sunrise Assisted Living in West Babylon, died within two weeks of each other on December 17 and December 31, respectively. More...

Brunswick Hospital Center under new ownership

Brunswick Hospital Center, once founded and owned by the Stein family, has new owners, and the health-care facility will soon have a new name. More...

Parking permits now available

The 2005 Long Island Railroad parking permits for February 1, 2005 through January 31, 2006 are currently available at Amityville Village Hall, 21 Greene Ave. More...

Amityville has an angel, Tammy Hanley

When volunteer lunch aide Tammy Hanley saw a 10-year old student choking, she sprang into action and rescued him. More...


Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, January 20
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Long Island Calendar of Events now available

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney has announced that the Winter 2005 Long Island Calendar of Events is now available. More...

L.I. State Parks to celebrate Black History Month

Bernadette Castro, commissioner of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce Black History Month at your Long Island State Parks. More...



Passport to local service, ease and convenience

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Public Commentary

Teachers need to have the opportunity to impart
their abilities to a respectful group of students

I hear the difficulties many teachers have with discipline in their classrooms. It seems, we have turned the normal job of being a teacher into that of a superteacher. More...

Reaction by Senator Owen Johnson to Governor Pataki’s 2005 Message to the Legislature

In his State of the State Message to the Legislature, Governor George E. More...

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