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July 27, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Opening set for new Venetian Shores Park

Some residents continue to question
how site will impact on their community

As the Town of Babylon seeks to improve the conditions of the beach at Venetian Shores, the construction of a concession stand there has raised some controversy. More...

Annual Amityville Festival & Family Celebration

Held July 3rd, 2005

Many of the families who come to Amityville for the Village More...

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WWII Veteran Edward Rowe, father of eight

Edward T. Rowe, the father of 8 and a veteran, lived on Park Lane in Massapequa Park for more than 50 years. Mr. Rowe died on July 1, 2005. He was 79-years old. More...

Barbara Palmer, lifelong Amityville resident

Lifelong Amityville resident, Barbara F. Palmer died at her home June 12, 2005 after a lengthy illness. She was 78-years-old and lived in the same home on Mole Place for 50 years. More...

Gladys Kaufold, former resident of Amityville  

Gladys R. (Walters) Kaufold, 73 of Milford, died Monday, July 11, 2005, at home, following a lengthy battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. More...


We need to make sure offshore wind park is not a turn for the worse for Long Island

Readers will be pleased to note that they have two more weeks to review and respond to LIPA More...


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Town Board votes on zoning code for asphalt plant

As a follow-up to the referenced article published July 7, I want to report that the Babylon Town Board passed resolution 469 at its June 21 meeting approving regulations governing the zoning of asphalt plants. More...

Republic Airport "expansion" raises controversy

The press release called it the unveiling of a state-of-the-art hangar at Republic Airport, and described the event as "the first expansion of the airport in over 30 years. More...

Attorneys for Stew Leonard's challenge DOT on curb cuts

A lawsuit against the New York State Department of Transportation was filed in June, challenging the DOT More...

Rotary Club holds annual Gift of Life Gala

The Amityville Rotary Club held its annual Gift of Life Gala June 9, recognizing several local residents for their service to the organization More...

Amityville’s Unity in the Community Festival

Held On Saturday, June 4th, 2005

The 33 annual North Amityville Community Festival took place under clear skies on Saturday, June 4, and by 9 a.m., the sun was bright and everything was in place.The parade kicked off at 11 a.m. More...


Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
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New York Blood Center appeals for donations

Blood donations still lag 25 percent behind what is required to adequately serve patients in close to 50 Long Island hospitals, forcing Long Island Blood Services (LIBS), a division of New York Blood Center More...

St. David's Preschool holds graduation program

St. David More...

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