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November 3, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

IN THE NEWS

On Sun., Sept. 19, Terrence Washington, a saxophone player from Amityville, performed for the president of Suffolk Community College, where he is a student. President Shaun L. More...

What will the Complete Street look like and how much will they cost?

Some of the features of a Complete Street would include wider streets with narrower lanes that have been shown to slow down traffic. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

There are lots of “trolls” among us. Take a look at the “Three Billy Goats Gruff ” below. This Poodle trio, abandoned outside an animal hospital, was severely matted, scared and malnourished. More...

Obituaries

Henry Hering, former Amityville resident, Grumman employee and Navy veteran

Even though Henry Carl Hering Sr. More...

Chris Urban, 16, Copiague student, musician and athlete

Lifelong Copiague resident and well-regarded high schooler Christopher M. Urban died suddenly and unexplainabley in his sleep on Oct. 12, 2010. He was 16 and lived on 29th Street in Copiague. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

PROBATE CITATION File no. More...

New voting machines raise concern among voters

Many say privacy and "secret ballot" at risk

By Carolyn James For the most part, the new voting machines presented no more trouble than the old ones—except that people said they felt they had lost some of the benefits of a truly secret ballot... More...

Amityville Police apprehend subject charged in attempted robbery; local burglaries solved

Amityville Police Officer Thomas Pescitelli apprehended a subject after he allegedly attempted to rob someone at gunpoint. Police gave this account: More...

The streets: They're not just for speeding cars anymore!

It’s going to take 20 years, but the Town of Babylon will have streets and roadways that provide a safer environment for pedestrians, vehicles, bikers and children at play. More...

Drug testing kits available to Amityville Village parents

Amityville Village Police Chief Donald J. Dobby Jr., recently announced the Test, Don’t Guess Program, which makes home drug testing kits available to village residents who may suspect drug use by a child. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Babylon High School Class of 2000 reunion November 27

Babylon Junior/Senior High School’s Class of 2000 10-year reunion will be taking place on Sat., Nov. 27, 8 to 11 p.m. at ThePost OfficeCafé in Babylon. Tickets are $40 per person and include beer, wine and hors d’ oeuvres. More...

Events & Calendar

Leg. Horsley teams up with Island Harvest’s Food Drive

SC Legislator Wayne R. Horsley announced recently that he is sponsoring a food drive at his district office in Lindenhurst in conjunction with Island Harvest. More...

Veteran’s Day Memorial Service November 7

The Long Island National Cemetery Memorial Organization Inc. invites the public to attend the annual Veteran’s Day Memorial Service, Sun., Nov. 7, 1:30 p.m. at the Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale, Wellwood Avenue entrance. More...

Amityville Farmers Market open through Saturday, November 20

TheLong Island Growers’ Market has been expanded and extended in the Village of Amityville. It is now scheduled to end on Saturday, November 20. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Guest Editorial:

Another “thank you” in order

Two serious accidents and fires, one in Amityville and the other in Massapequa, took place within the past two weeks. At both, the response, professionalism and commitment of our local firefighters was outstanding and must be recognized. More...

We should take a lesson from America’s Greatest Generation

Dear Editor, More...

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