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April 20, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Signs of cooperation between local Dems and GOP

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In a historic agreement, Babylon Republican Party leader Harry Withers and Babylon Democratic leader Robert Stricoff have agreed to ban political signs that pollute our neighborhoods. More...

Booster seats now mandatory for toddlers

What was once a choice for many parents in New York State is now a law. Since March, booster seats are required for older children, four through seven. In the past, children over four years of age were not required to use such a seat. More...

Amityville Fire Department annual Easter Egg Hunt March 27th, 2005

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Amityville Historical Society curator speaks at DAR meeting

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met at the home of Vice Regent Sue Shreve in Bay Shore. More...

Second half taxes due for Babylon Town residents

Babylon Town Receiver of Taxes, Corinne DiSomma, stated that second half taxes are due and payable in her office at 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst on or before May 31. More...

Opinion

Amityville, home of the brave

Every time something new or revised about the DeFeo murders in Amityville makes hits the airwaves, Amityville is inundated with questions, letters, phone calls and curiosity seekers who want to believe in ghosts. More...

Public Commentary

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On time state budget can’t be a one-year victory of fiscal accountability

By now you are aware that the State Legislature has passed a balanced budget by the April 1st legal deadline for the first time in 21 years! This year More...

New concerns raised over changes at Republic Airport

Republic Airport is seeking FAA funding to relocate its Bravo taxiway 200 feet further from Runway 119, the airport More...

Arrest made in November 6 fatal motor vehicle accident

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives have made an arrest in connection with the fatal motor vehicle accident that caused the death of Cesar Lorenzana on November 6, 2004. More...

Amityville Rotary honors Amityville High School students

The Amityville Rotary Club recently honored Neela Persand and Gabriel Abello,Amityville Memorial More...

Fellman/NATA $1,000 scholarship offered

Applications are available for NATA Scholarships. It More...

Safety belt tips

Anyone who rides loose can hurt those who are buckled up by being thrown against them. More...

 

People/Social

Pearl Jones celebrates 100th birthday

Babylon Town Supervisor Steven Bellone presented Pearl Jones with a proclamation in honor of her 100th birthday. Born March 18, 1905 in North Carolina, Jones and her family moved here to Amityville in 1974. More...

Justine Bretagna to wed Charles Litwin

Justine Bretagna and Charles T. Litwin plan to be married in June 2006. Justine is the daughter of Debbi Bretagna of Copiague. Charley is the son of Karen Hopper of White River Junction, Vermont and Charles S. More...

Hubert Springer recently deployed

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Hubert F. Springer, son of Fitz Springer of Copiague, was recently deployed to the Caribbean, while assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Saipan, homeported in Norfolk, Virginia. More...

Obituaries

Madeliene E. Schmid , 48 year resident of Amityville

Madeliene Schmid, who lived in Amityville for 43 years, died February 14, 2005 at her home Hospice House in Palm Bay, Florida. She was 95 years old. More...













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