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July 25, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD staff and programs recognized

Throughout the 2006-07 school year, the Amityville School District was recognized at both the national and local level and developed several new programs to enhance the district's curriculum. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." Words of wisdom from the ancient philosopher Groucho (1985-1977 AD). More...

Obituaries

Amityville's Sarah Koch, 87

Longtime Amityville resident and dedicated member of St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church, Sarah J. Koch died June 29, 2007 at New Island Hospital in Bethpage. She was 87 years old. Born June 19, 1920 in Lawrence, Massachusetts to George J. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Another hard lesson about drunk driving

A prophetic editorial last week outlined our disagreement with those who offer excuses for young people who make the wrong decisions based on the belief that "they have nothing better to do." The editorial provided several constructive alternatives More...

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Public Commentary

Nursing schools turn away applicants during nursing shortage due to capacity constraints

Dear Editor: The health care industry, our legislators, and our educational institutions have done a good job in addressing the nursing shortage and have seen more interested and qualified candidates in recent years. More...

Applicant withdraws controversial application for a veterinarian office following heated public hearing

A proposal to put a veterinarian's office at a home at 16 Griffing Avenue in Amityville got a host of opposition at a zoning board meeting June 28. More...

ASD Varsity athletes act as role models to younger students

On May 30, the Park Avenue Elementary School in Amityville held a program,Athletes in Action. More...

Correction

A front page story in last week's edition, "New condo complex underway in Amityville," contained an error. The proposed selling price for the units is estimated between the low to mid-$400,000 range. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Yarnall pitches complete game in losing Cause, tougher schedule awaits first place Ducks

Long Island Ducks manager Dave Lapoint has to be wondering where this level of play was a few weeks ago during the first half division race. More...

Library

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

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 26 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

Saint Boniface Episcopal to hold 50th anniversary dinner dance

Saint Boniface Episcopal Church, Lindenhurst, is holding a 50th anniversary dinner dance Friday, November 2, 7 to 11 p.m. at Galaxie Caterers, 1184 Route 109, Lindenhurst. Tickets are available now for a donation of $75 per person. More...

Vendors are wanted for Craft Fair/Flea Market

Vendors are wanted for a holiday craft fair/flea market to be held on the grounds of Dominican Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville on Saturday, November 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, contact 631-841-4803. More...

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