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September 28, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Village and Town remember...

Residents gathered to commemorate the fiveyear anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America September 11, 2001. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Atlantic League Playoffs Underway

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

The Long Island Ducks have been anxiously awaiting this moment for nearly three months. Now, the playoffs are finally here. More...

AMITYVILLE SOCCER

The Amityville Baymen (U14) started the season off with a 5-1 win over Commack. The Team played great with very strong defense and great offense. Goals were scored by Brian Kretz, Ron Cobos, and Victor Sanchez. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets ...by Joanne Anderson

Pets of the Week

Baseball isn't for dogs. Your dog doesn't even know about this year's possibility of a Subway Series; but sure as shootin', Fido will stay by you to root for your favorite More...

Events & Calendar

Family Fall festival and fun Run/Walk

A Family Fall Fest and Fun Run/Walk will be held Saturday, September 30 at the Bay Shore Middle School, 393 Brook Ave., Bay Shore. The Run/Walk will be held 8:30 to 10 a.m. and the Fall Fest will be held from 10 a.m. to noon. More...

Body and Soul Health Fair

Jack and Jill of America-Suffolk County Chapter will present Taking Control...Body and Soul Heatlh Fair, Saturday, October 21, noon to 4 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Center, 1556 Straight Path, Wyandanch. More...

Personality Disorders meeting September 28

South Oaks Hospital invites families and friends of persons with mental illness to an informative meeting sponsored by The Alliance for the Mentally Ill, Thursday, September 28, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Opinion

Help ease kids back into school

Editorial

Our children are back in school making what is not an easy transition from a carefree summer vacation to the demands of learning. Let's be kind to them. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Looking for descendants of the Haff family

Dear Editor: I have been to Amityville once a year for the past five years seeking information on my great grandfather's descendents, the Haff family. More...

Amityville Zoning Board wins one; loses one in legal challenge; Ketcham Avenue subdivsion to move forward

A recent court decision has upheld an Amityville Zoning Board's decision to reject a subdivision application on Ketcham Avenue that came before it in August, 2004. More...

ASD Committee reviewing facilities as district moves to vote on EXCEL funds

A group of residents, business people and other professionals make up a committee in the Amityville School District that is reviewing the district's facilities and charged with making recommendations to the board on improvements there. More...

 

People/Social

Lauder Museum completes exterior renovations

On Saturday, September 16, The Amityville Historical Society celebrated the end of a three-year project to renovate the exterior of The Lauder Museum and grounds. This project was a "labor of love" according to society President Larry Basile. More...

Stop & Shop in Amityville raises funds for cancer

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company announced recently that theAmityvilleStop & Shop store, 351 Merrick Rd., raised $8,400 as part of the 2006 Triple Winner Game. More...

Amityville Kiwanis installs new members

Recently, the Amityville Kiwanis Club installed new members Rich and Carolina Anderson, who were previous members of the Club, but stepped down when they decided to move to New York City. More...

Library

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney recognized for his support of public libraries

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney was recently recognized by the Public Library Directors Association of Suffolk County for "support of public libraries" and "making a positive difference in the lives of our communities. More...

Obituaries

Dr. Dorothy VanBortel: 91, born & raised in Amityville

Former Amityville resident Dorothy Greey VanBortel died August 2, 2006 in Greenwich, Connecticut. She was 91 years old. More...

Samuel Fair: N. Amityville butcher and entertainer

Former longtime North Amityville resident, union worker and singer/songwriter Samuel L. Fair, Sr., died at Mercy Hospital in Rockville Centre after a prolonged illness. He was 66 years old and had lived in Roosevelt for the last 20 years. More...













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