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April 8, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville and Copiague budget and trustee votes Tuesday

The following is a breakdown of upcoming Library budget votes and Trustee elections. The votes are scheduled for Tues. April 14. More...

Parks on Dean's list

Kayla Parks of Amityville, NY has been named to the fall 2008 Dean's list at Hofstra University. Kayla is currently studying Sociology at Hofstra. More...

New Babylon Town program opens doors to home ownership for today's Middle Income families

B abylon Supervisor Steve Bellone in collaboration with the Long Island Housing Partnership announced a one of a kind housing assistance program targeting Middle Income families. More...

St. Martin's School undergoes Middle States accreditation process

Evaluation is not an easy thing to undertake, but in a continuing mission to improve its already high educational standards St. Martin of Tours in Amityville submitted to the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accreditation process. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Might the K-9 chemistry that attracts us to particular dogs…..a puppy love at first sight, so to speak, be rooted in our childhood experiences? Are we drawn toward certain dogs by some sort of deeply entrenched memory or subliminal pull? More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Day and health fair for seniors

A Senior Appreciation Day and Health Fair will be held Wed., April 15, 8:30 to 1 p.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip in the Guild Conference. Guest speaker Barry Gruber M.D. More...

Volunteers needed

Suffolk County Helen Keller Services for the blind is seeking volunteers in all areas of Suffolk County to spend one or two hours a week visiting blind, elderly people who are homebound. More...

Opinion

What price a sound economy?

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: To the Obama administration: Thisis not our America! No State shall ... pass any ... ex post facto Law, or Law impairing the Obligation of Contracts, (article I, section 10 of the constitution). More...

Congressman Israel responds

Dear Editor: Recently, one of my constituents questioned whether New Yorkers will pay too much and get too little out of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Today's news: Mon., April 13

There were plenty of hunters at Peterkin Park for the annual Amityville Egg Hunt... More...

Amityville athlete chooses to play and learn at Hofstra

Amityville defensive end Steven Medard attracted interest from college football programs all over the Northeast but when decision time came he decided playing just 15 miles from his home was the best option. More...

Two Copiague students chosen for All-Eastern Chorus

Two Walter G. More...

Amityville Stingrays have proud season

The under-seven Amityville Stingrays soccer team had a strong winter season. The Stingrays represented Amityville at tournaments throughout Long Island. The season finale took place on Feb. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Artist Circle hosts party

The Amityville Artists Circle celebrated the holiday season with a gala party at the home of Vera Mingovits of Amityville. Members and friends brought homemade goodies to share and enjoy. A "Chinese" auction served as a fundraiser and fun for all. More...

World renowned spiritual master, peace advocate to speak in Amityville Spirituality Center

H.H. More...

Obituaries

Jack Dugan: loving father, grandfather and decorated Veteran

Longtime Lindenhurst resident and loving family patriarch John "Jack" F. Dugan died Feb. 25, 2009 after a short illness at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. Mr. More...

Jane McEvilla: formerly of Amityville

Amityville bornand raised Jane Coburn McEvilla died peacefully Feb. 26, 2009 surrounded by her family in her Vermont home. She was 66 years old. She was born Dec. 26, 1942 in Amityville and lived on Ketcham Avenue. She was a graduate of St. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there will be a public hearing on the 2009/2010 General Fund Budget to be held on Monday, April 13th 2009 in the Court Room of the Village Hall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, New Yor More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?












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