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December 14, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Junior League of the Amityville Woman’s Club 2005 Holiday Homes Tour; Village lights Christmas tree

Top left, musicians line up on the staircase at a home on Riverside Avenue. Photo by Irving Hamberger. More...

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Edmund O’Connor, Amity doctor & World War II Veteran

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Anthony Gorgone, former Copiague FD Chief

Anthony Gorgone was a 41 year member of the Copiague Fire Department and served as its chief from 1980 to 1981. Born in Amityville, he grew up in nearby Copiague where he spent his entire life. More...

Albert Bosch, 97, former US Senator

Albert Bosch was known to many of his neighbors and friends simply as "Judge" because of the sensible and learned way he carried himself. Mr. Bosch was a retired New York State Supreme Court Justice and a former Congressman. More...

Amityville School District audit finds $2.9 million surplus

Amityville School officials announced recently that an audit has found approximately $2.9 million in the budget, additional money that cannot be used this year, but can be applied to next year More...

Amityville and North Amityville FD's respond to motor vehicle accidents

North Amityville Fire Company rescue units responded to a two car accident December 2. One of the victims of the accident was airlifted to Nassau County Medical Center via a helicopter that landed at the Park Avenue Memorial School playground. More...

Long Island Crisis Center recognizes volunteer of the month, Amityville resident Regina Harris

Long Island Crisis Center, the oldest crisis intervention hotline on Long Island, recognizes Regina Harris as Counselor Assistant of the Month. More...

Toys for Tots dropoff at Amity Library last day today

The Amityville Public Library is once again participating in the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Drive. Toys that are new and unwrapped may be dropped off at the library until Wednesday, December 14. More...



Amity soccer news

After coaching for 17 memorable seasons, it looks like Pete Casserly will be hanging up his turf shoes. The Hurricanes played a hard fought game with fierce offensive support by Scott Westin, Jeremy Kusmierski, and Robbie Crowley. More...

Events & Calendar

North Babylon home lights up for Schneider Children’s Hospital

Over one million lights, thousands of decorations, and Christmas scenes adorn the Kime Avenue home of Andrew and Elinor Spadafora in North Babylon. The Spadafora More...

Jones Beach walk to benefit breast cancer held

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The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, December 15
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Glad to hear that NYS is ready to move forward with civil confinement for pedophiles

The New York State legislature is now prepared to discuss, in earnest, a measure that would help protect children from pedophiles. More...

Americans should celebrate the Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights defines America. Why don More...


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