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July 18, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Picnic of the Stars Recognizes Amityville Students Who Pursue Excellence

More than 400 star students took center stage and had the chance to shine at the Amityville Public School District's annual Picnic of the Stars. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Hurricane season is here, and will peak around September 10th. "Leave No Pet Behind" has become post- Katrina's mantra for animal caretakers. More...


Patrick William Downey: '59 Amityville High School Graduate

Former Copiague resident Patrick William Downey died June 17, 2007 in Victoria, Canada. The minister and animal lover was 65 years old. More...



Village should require annual rental permits

Amityville Village has a list of codes and ordinances designed to protect the residential areas. They include measures that set down limits on noise and peddling. More...


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Public Commentary

Government can't legislate issues of personal responsibility; and it shouldn't try to

Dear Editor: Recently, a three-year-old little boy left his house unnoticed, climbed the neighbor's fence, and drowned in the half empty pool. More...

Close and friendly quarters for Amity's Football team

There's a sacred bond of teamwork and dedication that floats around a football program's locker room. You can't quite put your finger on it, but you can feel it, see it and hear it in the many grunts and clanks of the iron being pumped. More...

Fuschillo and Spota urge passage of law to raise DWI penalties

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) and Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas J. Spota called for Assembly action on a proposal to establish tougher penalties for people who drive drunk with a child in the car. More...



Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Massapequa Native Represents Ducks at 2007 All-Star Game

Long Island Ducks outfielder Kevin Haverbusch joined three of his teammates last week at Lancaster's Clipper Magazine Stadium to take part in the 2007 Atlantic League All Star Game. More...


At the Library...

Amityville Oak & John Streets 631-264-0567 •The Amityville Public Library invites you to be a part of its history by purchasing a brick to be placed in the Centennial Anniversary Garden walkway. More...

Events & Calendar


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

Business Beat

Locals business participate in LIPA'S energy saving program

Several Amityville businesses are reducing energy consumption and harmful CO2 emissions by simply changing light bulbs. Lang's Shoe Store and Self Image Salon are two local participants in LIPA's Retrofit Energy and Capacity Program (RECAP). More...

Terry Pieper celebrates 10 years at Quirk's Irish Gifts

Terry Pieper, a resident of Amityville recently celebrated 10 years with Quirk's Irish Gifts. More...

Legals - Free Access


Your Right to Know!

LANDQUEST ABSTRACT, LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC) filed with Sec of State of NY (SSNY) on 4/18/00. NY Office location: SUFFOLK County. More...


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