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May 31, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Ballpark Brothers enjoying time as Ducks

Smithtown natives Jimmy and Bryan Goelz have always been brothers, but as members of the 2006 Long Island Ducks, they have become something else as well: teammates. This is actually the only More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Call it the "Dog Vinci Code". Our canine friends don't buy best sellers or add to box office receipts but some have gotten into the frenzy over the controversial film. More...

Library

At the Library...

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 If you are entering grades six to nine in September you can join the Amityville Library in representing Team Amityville in Suffolk County Battle of Books. More...

Obituaries

Alfonso Cicalese, decorated WWII Veteran and Amityville AFD member

A truck driver by trade and a longtime, dedicated member of the Amityville Fire Department, Alfonso "Al" Cicalese died April 30, 2006 at Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home in Amityville. He was 88 years old. More...

Allan Koester, former Pequan and Amityville fire department Volunteer

Allan Koester, who lived on Amber Drive in East Massapequa for 35 years, was active in the Amityville Fire Department, as a Little League coach and umpire. More...

Levy halts incineration proposal for Bergen Point

County Executive says message received as he moves to study alternatives

Suffolk County Exec. More...

St. Martin's girls volleyball team honored

The girls volleyball beat at St. Martin's School in Amityville were recently honored with the Sportsmanship of the Year Award, the top award offered by CYO. The award was presented to the team May 12 at Sacred Heart School in North Bellmore. More...

 

People/Social

ATA holds breakfast for Amity Fire Department

The Amityville Teachers Association recently served breakfast to Amityville Fire Department volunteers in appreciation of their service to the community. The event was held April 30. The group is shown at right. More...

Cedar Beach volleyball leagues now forming

Players are wanted to fill out teams or start their own teams for the 2006 summer season. The Leagues are now accepting teams for leagues to be held locally at Cedar Beach, Babylon on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights, More...

Fundraising car wash Saturday, June 3rd

The St. Martin's CYO Basketball teams are having a fundraising Car Wash this Saturday, June 3, between 8 a.m. and 1p.m. at the St. Martin's School parking lot. Come help a good cause and go away with a clean and shiny car. More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: More...

Opinion

Two who served the public well

The recent election for school board trustees in Amityville resulted in a major change as the last two remaining members of the MAC Pack slate- Stephannie Andrews and Patricia Cahaney-were defeated. More...

Bergen Point Incinerator: Will the Real Wayne Horsley Please Stand Up?

Dear Editor: A recent news article quoted Suffolk County Legislator Wayne Horsley as saying that any incinerator at Bergen Point (West Babylon) does not seem like a good idea. The article goes on to quote Mr. More...

Here's Our Readers Two Cents Worth

We asked our readers to let us know what they thought about the current controversy about illegal immigration. These are some of their responses. More...













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