Click here to download a free MP3 of the song "The Friendly Village by the Bay" by Bruce Jenney.

February 20, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Resident asks Village to consider leaf blower ban

A Village resident approached the Amityville Village Board this month, asking it to consider placing a ban on leaf blowers, saying that the use of these blowers have negative impacts on the environment and people's health- all in the name of giving More...

Students learn to share secrets and reduce stress

In October of 2007, Amityville Memorial High School teacher and Awareness Weekend facilitator Jason McGowan introduced the concept of "Amity Secret" to students and staff. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . .

Talk about bursting the Beagle bubble. Wed. More...

Obituaries

John Fedel: Amityville crossing guard, former K of C Grand Knight

Longtime Amityville resident and devoted parishioner at St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church, Milton John Fedel, known as John, died Jan. 26, 2008 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. More...

Opinion

Editorial

About baseball, bureaucrats and baloney

A few observations from the news recently. •Dear Andy, Roger Brian and all others involved in the baseball scandal, we'd like to offer you a coaching tip: come clean. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Presidential candidates should discuss war on terrorism

Dear Editor: I think that all softball questions should be removed from the Presidential debates. However, I disagree with anyone who thinks the Iraq War is pointless. More...

Amityville joins suit against county for police funding

The Suffolk County legislature is expected to consider a bill this week to rescind a portion of the county charter requiring that the county's sales tax revenues be shared with the 19 Villages and Towns in the county that have their own police depa More...

ASD 6th grade teachers win another round in lawsuit

The Amityville School District is appealing a ruling by the State Supreme Court that upheld an arbitrator's decision that the district's 6th grade teachers were entitled to $800,000 in back pay for working an extra instructional period during the 2 More...

Judge hands down decision in Glaser motion

Amityville Village Justice Debra Ann Urbano- DiSalvo has made a decision that a motion by the attorney for a homeowner charged with having an illegal multifamily residence should be denied. More...

 

People/Social

Dave Adamson named Judge Advocate

Captain David Adamson, of West Islip, son of Alan and Carol Adamson (formerly Carol Totten of Amityville) and grandson of Eleanor Totten of Amityville, left the United States on Dec. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, February 21 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., 631- 264-0300. More...

Babylon Historical Society meets Feb. 25

The Babylon Town Historical Society will hold a meeting on Mon., Feb. 25, 7 p.m. at the Deer Park Library, 44 Lake Ave., Deer Park. The program will include a film of the history of Babylon. More...

Vendors needed for craft fair

Vendors are needed for the 14th Annual Deborah Hospital Foundation Craft Fair/Duck Race to be held Sat. June 7, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Babylon Town Hall Park, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK INDYMAC BANK, F.S.B. More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?












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