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August 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Offerman arrested after ugly incident in Bridgeport; Everett moving towards top of league

The Long Island Ducks and the Atlantic League attracted attention from just about all major media outlets nationwide last week. Unfortunately, this was not the sort of publicity the team or the league was looking for. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, August 23 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., 631- 264-0300. More...

Amity Artists' Circle to open Gallery

The Amityville Artists' Circle is opening the new Circle Gallery temporary located at 186 Broadway, Amityville on September 8 with an art exhibit by local artists who are members of the group. More...

TOB annual fishing tournament

Town of Babylon officials announced that the Town, in conjunction with the Striper Surf Club, will host its first annual Surf Fishing Tournament in September. More...

Opinion

We mourn loss of hard-working Americans

We can't imagine the heartbreak and loss being endured by the families of the six miners who now, we must acknowledge, have given up their lives in Utah. More...

How real is Bush border plan?

Our first reaction is that it seems to be too little too late, but with some optimism we're encouraged to see that President George W. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Police, Firefighters Memorial Park near completion in Amityville Village

On July 8, 1999, Jerry Graziano, a longtime Amityville Village Police Officer and firefighter died. More...

NATA organizes emergency response plan for community

Since that fateful day inAugust, 2005 when hur - ricane Katrina hit Louisiana, the tragic stories of those so personally affected continue to be publicized. More...

 

People/Social

Melissa Smith to wed Robert Locke

The parents of Robert A. Locke and Melissa A. Smith announce the engagement of their children. Melissa A. Smith, of Amityville, is a summa cum laude graduate of Nassau Community College with a degree in social science. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"How much is that doggy in the window?" DON'T ASK. Reputable breeders do not sell their puppies to pet stores. Puppy millers and backyard breeders do. We the consumers create the market for the pathetic pet store pups. More...

Obituaries

Kathleen Mary McCollough

1946 - 2007

Kathleen Mary McCollough of Hilton Head Island, 61, died on August 8, 2007 at her home. She was born on February 20, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA to Kathleen and Randolph Kruger. Kathleen moved to Hilton Head Island in 2002 from Bayport, NY. More...

Carl Fuchs at 73, Talented Businessman

Entrepreneur Carl E. Fuchs, who was a talented singer, interior designer, landscaper, hotelier and restraunteur, died at his Trenton, New Jersey home on July 31, 2007. He was 73 years old and was an Amityville High School graduate, class of 1951. More...

Joseph Bonnett, retired Suffolk County Police detective, boater and fisherman

Joseph J. Bonnett, a retired Suffolk County Police detective and veteran, died July 6, 2007 at the age of 76. Born May 4, 1931, Mr. Bonnett spent the majority of his life in Bay Shore, before moving to West Islip 17 years ago. More...

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