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April 18, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

The hometeam rundowns

Here's a look at early spring sports action: Amityville The Warriors' baseball team was swept in the first series of the season by Miller Place. They were outscored 47-9 in the three games. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

St.William the Abbot school essay contest winners

The students at St. William the Abbot school recently entered the Catholic Daughters Essay Contest. The themes of the contest were The Beauty of God's Creation and Taking Time for Others. More...

Library

At the Library...

+A safe boating course will be offered on Wednesday, April 18 and 25 and May 2, 9 and 16, 7 to 9 p.m. from the Captree Power Squadron who will teach you how to operate your boat or jet-ski confidently and safely. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, April 19 +Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

Neck and back pain lecture May 2

SouthBay Sports & Physical Therapy, P.C. will be holding a free lecture on neck and back pain and how it can possibly be avoided, Wednesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m. at 1160 Montauk Hwy., Copiague. Call 631-842-4606 for reservations. More...

Anthony Torre of the US Army visits Troop 284

Specialist Anthony Torre of the U.S. Army visited with Copiague Troop 284 to thank its members. Torre recently came home after spending a number of months recovering in Walter Reed Hospital from injuries received in Iraq. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right to Know!

Notice of Formation of NELL-JOY FLORIDA LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC). Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State on 2/20/07. NY Office location: SUFFOLK County. More...

Village to vote on new budget next week

Over the next ten days, the Amityville Village Board will be putting the final touches on its new spending plan for the coming year, hoping to pare down numbers they unveiled at a public hearing last week, said officials. More...

Soares retires after 20 years in Amityville Village Court

Janice Soares, shown, fourth from left, is shown receiving a proclamation from the Village of Amityville in recognition of her retirement. Soares served for more than 20 years in the Village Court. More...

POLICE BLOTTER

The following incidents have been reported by the Amityville Police Department and Suffolk County Police Departments and other local fire and law enforcement agencies: BURGLARY North Amityville: Kitchen cabinets and a counter top were sto More...

 

People/Social

Scholars in the News

+The following local residents were named to the dean's list at the State University of New York at New Paltz for the fall 2006 semester. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Duke is a model prisoner, a victim of mistaken identity and one helluva dog according to all who really know him. He has no idea a judge sentenced him to death for "alleged" attacks on animals, More...

Poster Pet of the Week

Sunny, at Babylon Town Shelter She shakes hands with both her right and left paw; "Soxie" a 5 yr. declawed, spayed tuxedo in the cat colony. Males: "Noah"- the lonely Chow mix in Cage 9; "Alex"- a 9 mon. Shep. mix; "Roscoe" in C-6- an 8 mon. neut. More...

Obituaries

Barbara Koster: former longtime Amityville resident

Barbara (Bunnell) Koster, who grew up in Amityville in one of the area's founding families, died February 19, 2007 at York Hospital, Pennsylvania after a valiant battle with cancer. More...

Doc Land: longtime Amityville and Copiague resident

Longtime area resident Doctor "Doc" Land died at New Island Hospital, Bethpage, on March 23, 2007. He was 57 years old. More...

Attention family members and funeral directors

Obituary notices are printed without charge, as space permits. Family members and funeral directors may submit obituary notices to us at 85 Broadway, Amityville, NY 11701 You can also email your notices to us at acjnews@rcn. More...

Opinion

Editorial

A facelift long overdue

For far too long, Peterkin Park has looked like the stepchild of the Village of Amityville. With the exception of some of its playground equipment that was replaced, the area has needed some TLC for a long time. More...

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Public Commentary

Reader appreciates newspaper's stand

Dear Editor: Thank you so much for the ad placed April 11 "Politics over Patriotism". More...









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