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August 15, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Fowl Ball!

Nelson's Pinch Hit Heroics Help Ducks Increase Division Lead

Bryant Nelson had been sitting in the Long Island Ducks' dugout for nearly three-and-a-half hours watching his teammates play a back and forth game against the Newark Bears. More...

Free and reduced school meal policy

The following school districts are offering free and reduced price meals for students meeting eligibility guidelines, as set down by the Federal government. More...


Nancy Elizabeth Latham, former Amityville resident

Nancy Elizabeth Latham, a resident of Seaford and formerly of Amityville, died August 1, 2007 at Hospice Inn, Melville after a 16-month battle with Leukemia. She was 44 years old. Mrs. More...

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Your Right to Know!

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF CLEAN ENERGY SOLUTIONS, LLC, a domestic limited liability company (LLC): Articles of Incorporation filed with the Secretary of State of NY on 2/12/2007. More...

DEC tells ASD to add to drainage plan at high school; School board votes to establish new athletic administrator

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has told the Amityville School District that it must redesign its drainage for the new tennis courts at the high school, and include leaching fields. More...



Daniel Wade graduates

Daniel Wade of Amityville graduated in May, cum laude, from SUNY Cortland with a bachelor of science in business economics with a concentration in human resource management. He also received a minor in computer applications. More...


At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 •A program on hurricane preparedness will be held Thursday, August 16, 7 to 8 p.m. Learn how to care for your family in the event of a crisis. More...

Events & Calendar

Registration underway for annual Stop World Hunger Tennis Tournament

Registration is underway for the 27th Annual Stop World Hunger Tennis Tournament. The tournament is open to tennis players from all of Long Island. Players from more than 40 Long Island communities are expected to take part. More...


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, August 16 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., call 631-264-0300. More...



DOT missed the boat

The New York State DOT proposal for a light rail facility at Edgewood, initially raised more than a decade ago, was a good plan that went wrong for two reasons. More...


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Public Commentary

DSS provides care within limits of the law

Dear Editor: The recently published editorial, "Lost in Bureaucracy", is a thoughtful and heart-wrenching depiction of an older woman, homeless and seemingly abandoned within the governmental bureaucracy. More...

Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool