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January 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

SLA shuts down Cafe 51 following police raid

Following more than three months of complaints about illegal activity at Cafe 51, a bar at 530 Broadway, Amityville, Amityville Village Police, assisted by the Suffolk County Police Department, conducted a major investigation that has led to the Sta More...

South Oaks to offer coping with grief meeting

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, January 25, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Foster homes needed for unique felines

Bide-A-Wee Home Association, a not-for-profit humane animal organization, is seeking a foster home for four cats. "Gabby" is a 12-year-old white/tabby female. She has been at Bide-A-Wee for almost three years. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Scholars in the news

The following Amityville residents are graduation candidates at Nassau Community College, Garden City: Albert S. Grant, Sasha M. Henry, Vanessa M. Milam, Melissa A. Smith and Camille A. Stewart. More...

Local students inducted into honor societies

+Sarah Yablonsky, of Amityville, a sophomore in the college of Arts and Sciences at Syracuse University was inducted into Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society +Holy Trinity Diocesan High School, Hicksville, has announced its honor rolls for the first academ More...

Amityville resident graduates with honors

Raj Parekh, resident of Amityville, graduated law school this past May and earned his Juris Doctor with cum laude honors from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, a topranked Ivy League institution. More...

Obituaries

Dorothy Baxter: former Babylon Town building's dept. employee

Former Town of Babylon employee and dedicated mother of six, Dorothy Conlon Baxter died December 12, 2006 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. She was 85. More...

Jack Whalen, 90: son of former Lindenhurst Village Mayor

Longtime Lindenhurst native and retired U.S. Army Sgt., Jack Whalen, died December 28, 2006 in Camarillo, California. He was 90 years old and the son of former Lindenhurst Village Mayor John Whalen, who was in office from 1937 to 1948. More...

Opinion

Editorial

It's school budget timeÑ it's time to get involved

Okay folks, it's that time of year again. More...

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Public Commentary

Legislator addresses residents' concerns regarding Tanger Project

Many residents from both Babylon and Huntington, who live near the proposed Tanger Mall project, have recently contacted me concerning the County Legislature's decision to permit Tanger's hook-up into the South West Sewer District. More...

Hearing set on Richmond Auto Body expansion

Modified plans to come before Village Board January 22

A controversial application for the expansion of an auto body shop on Merrick Road in Amityville will come before the Amityville Village Board for approval of a special-use permit January 22. More...

U.N.A.Y.O. and Morry's Camp give youth camping experience

Morry Stein, a man from Roselawn, Indiana, recognized that camping had a positive impact on young people. More...

LIRR Parking Permits now available

The 2007-2008 Long Island Rail Road parking permits for February 1, 2007 through January 31,2008 are currently available at Amityville Village Hall, 21 Greene Ave. Fees are $20 for residents and $125 for non-residents. More...

COMPASS to hold talent show and art contest

COMPASS will be holding an Amityville Idol talent show and COMPASSart logo contest, T uesday, January 30, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Edmund W. Miles Middle School, 501 Route 110, Amityville. More...

Two charged in gun incident

Amityville Police arrested two people this month, charging them with criminal possession of a weapon, second degree, following an investigation by Amityville Village Police who gave this account: At approximately 11:40 a.m., January 3, Amityville P More...

 

People/Social

Kristina Berberich to wed Michael O'Toole

Mrs. and Mrs. John O'Toole of Amityville announce the engagement of their son Michael to Kristina Berberich, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Berberich of Medford. Michael is a graduate of St. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Too bad there isn't a sign that warns: BEWARE of Dog Rescuers- Dangerous and Deceptive. The bleeding hearts and the phonies are out there, biting the unsuspecting. They prey on town shelters and trample the name of reputable humane groups. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 +Representatives from Cablevision's Power to Learn will conduct a training workshop on the components of the Internet Smarts program, tonight,.Wednesday, January 17, 7 to 8 p.m. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 18 +Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

NYS Association of Health Care Providers hosts awards luncheon

The Long Island Chapter of the New York State Association of Health Care Providers (NYSHCP-LI) recently honored 40 caregivers at its 16th annual Caregiver of the Year awards luncheon held at the Crest Hollow County Club in Woodbury. More...

Marines join Tanner Park seniors for Toys for Tots program

Members of the United States Marines joined seniors from the Tanner Park Senior Center in Copiague for their annual Toys For Tots Holiday Drive. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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