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

November 24, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon Village becomes first in county to offer WiFi; Copiague to follow

Posted Tues., Nov. 30- By Lena Pennino Babylon Village is now wired for Wi-Fi in its business district, the first in Suffolk County to do it. And Copiague is next on the list. At a recent press conference in Babylon Village, S.C. Leg. More...

Local athletes honored

Posted Wed., Nov. 24-Kelly Siry and Alexandra Willenbrock of Amityville were honored by the Suffolk County Girl's Soccer Coaches Association at the organization's 29th Annual Banquet held Nov. 22. More...

IN THE NEWS

Naomi B., Blair D. and Ryan K., all of Amityville, dressed up for the annual celebration of Halloween at St. William the Abbot School in Seaford. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague students participate in school orientation

Students entering grades six at Copiague Middle School and grade nine at Walter G. More...

Amityville teachers provide free school supplies to community

For the fourth year, teachers in the Amityville School District pulled together with local organizations and donors to collect new school supplies for students in the Amityville community. More...

Student artist Giselle Rivas’ work to be displayed

Amityville High School student artist Giselle Rivas had her artwork selected for display at the statewide New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA) annual conference held in New York City in October. More...

Obituaries

Odessa Price McClurkin, Amityville resident, church mother

Mother of seven children and Church Mother, Odessa Price McClurkin died on Nov. 2, 2010 in Amityville. She was 81. Born in Chester on May 17, 1929 to Massy and Lauvaina White Price, she later dedicated her life to caring for her own family. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF SUFFOLK U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR ABFC 2007-WMC1 TRUST, Plaintiff against KEVIN O’ROURKE; LUCIA O’ROURKE, et al Defendant(s). More...

Police release blood alcohol level of driver in fatal MVA

Posted Fri., Dec. 3-The blood alcohol level of a Lindenhurst man charged this week with a drunk driving accident in which an 18-year-old Amityville woman was killed Wednesday night was .10, said police today. More...

Lindenhurst Man charged in fatal DWI accident

VICTIM LIVED IN AMITYVILLE

Posted Thurs., Dec. 2-A Lindenhurst man was arraigned this morning in First District Court, Central Islip, after being arrested last night for driving while intoxicated and striking and a young woman from Amityville, killing her. More...

Babylon town 9/11 Memorial gets a little help from friends

GROUP HOLDS FUNDRAISER, MAKES DONATION

A kickboxing event held at the beach in Babylon Town raised $1,800 for the care and upkeep of the Town’s 9/11 Memorial Park. More...

TheCradle of Aviation honors former Amityville resident Astronaut Kevin Kregel

As a teenager in 1970, Kevin Kregel used to circle his neighborhood delivering The Amityville Record to his neighbors for 15 cents a copy. When he grew up, he traded his bike for a space shuttle and orbited the Earth as an astronaut for NASA. More...

 

People/Social

Deer Park bone marrow donor drive to benefit Karl Zaharia to be held December 4

Deer Park Robert Frost Middle School student Karl Zaharia was diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) in August 2010. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Lose your pets in the greatest city in the world? Furgettabout’em! The economic crisis has hit everyone, but now because of depleted revenue, more lost pets in NYC will be paying with their lives. More...

Events & Calendar

Town Food Pantry needs donations

TheTown of Babylon Food Pantry, located in the Babylon Town Annex, 281 Phelps Ln., Room 12, North Babylon is in desperate need of donations. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

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...

13th Annual Optimist Fall Series

Sponsored by the Dinghy Shop of Amityville

Forty-five junior sailors competed in the 13th Annual Dinghy Shop Optimist Fall Series sponsored by the Dinghy Shop in Amityville. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial:

Begin this holiday season with the right spirit

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt formally established Thanksgiving as the last day in November and Congress followed up two years later by making it a legal holiday, Americans have marked the day as a way of not only giving thanks but also of set More...

Distracted driving is dangerous driving

As we all know, distracted driving has become a very serious problem for our state and our country. In New York State at least one out of five motor vehicle crashes has distracted driving listed as a contributing factor. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

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