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March 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Babylon and County Police take new tactic against illegal massage parlors

In an effort to crack down in illegal massage parlors that often operate as fronts for prostitution, Babylon Town adopted an addition to its local laws requiring that massage parlors register with the Town and receive a license to operate. More...

County moves to ban burning at Bergen Point

The Suffolk County Legislature passed a bill last month– which County Executive Steve Levy has signed – that will prohibit the burning of human waste or “sludge” at the Bergen Point Wastewater Facility in West Babylon. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Scholars in the News

•Jillian Hession, of Copiague, a senior majoring in psychology, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester at The University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania. More...

Legislator Gregory visits St. Martin of Tours School

S.C. Leg. DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville) was invited by Principal Kathleen Razzetti, to speak to students at St. More...

Local Students compete in LI spelling Bee

How do you spell W-I-N-N-E-R-S? Iyana Humphrey, a seventh grader at Amityville’s Edmund W. More...

Events & Calendar

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...

Catholic Health Services of Long Island is sponsoring a Spiritual Care Companion Program

Catholic Health Services (CHS) of Long Island, one of the region’s largest integrated healthcare systems, is sponsoring a training program for volunteers who are interested in becoming a CHS Spiritual Care Companion. More...

Amityville Artists Circle needs Artists

Amityville Artists Circle is seeking fine artists and photographers for an outdoor show and sale, Arts in the Park, to be held at the Nautical Park, Merrick Road at Ocean Avenue, Sat., June 18, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF FORMATION, (Logitech Consulting LLC). Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on (27th January 2011). Office location: (Suffolk). SSNY designated for service of process. More...

Amityville Village in "painful" budget process

MAYOR SEEKING COST-SAVING OPTIONS

Posted Tues., March 19- by Carolyn James Describing this budget process as the most difficult to face the Village in more than ten years, Amityville Village Mayor Peter T. More...

Casserly and Siry elected; bond proposal goes down

“This is one of those elections when you should be able to vote early and often,” said Amityville resident Ken Lang in discussing the quality of the four candidates running for two seats on the Amityville Village Board on Tuesday, March 1 More...

Students from St. Martin of Tours enjoy a day of Ice Skating at Marjorie Post Park

At the conclusion of our Catholic Schools Week, students at Amityville’s St. Martin of Tours School enjoyed an afternoon of ice skating at Marjorie Post. More...

A Golden Apple for Amityville Schools

Amityville’s Edmund Miles Middle School Health teacher Bernadette Kraljic is a recipient of the March of Dimes Golden Apple Award. More...

 

People/Social

Big Time Rush stars sign autographs at Westfield Sunrise Mall

An estimated 2,000 teens and tweens rushed to get autographs from the T.V. stars of Big Time Rush at Westfield Sunrise Mall in Massapequa, Sat., Feb.19 in Macy’s Court. More...

Jake Behan to wed Lindsey Bohrer - Yardley

Jake Behan and Lindsey Bohrer-Yardley announce their engagement to be married. Lindsey is the daughter of Terrance and Carolyn Yardley of Sherrill, NY and Linda and Mitch Erion of Oneida, New York and Inlet, New York. More...

Annie comes to AMHS this weekend

FREE HouseAmityvilleSaki or BeerMemorial High with any chefsSchool’sspecialdramarollclub is performing the musical Annie this weekend, Fri., March 25 and Sat., March 26, at 7:30 p.m., and Sun. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

You won’t find the following in a travel brochure: An estimated 200,000 stray dogs roam the streets and beaches of Puerto Rico where dogs are too often regarded as pariahs, not family. Island Dog, Inc. More...

Obituaries

Linda Leahy, longtime Amityville resident, retired Long Island school teacher

Longtime Amityville resident Linda Ann Leahy, a retired Long Island school teacher, died Feb. 3, 2011 from complications of a stroke. She was 69. She was born Aug. 7, 1941 in Poughkeepsie, New York to Kathryn and Francis Leahy. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial:

Unions have helped bring equality to America

In Memphis in 1968, black sanitation workers worked in dangerous, inhumane conditions under abusive white supervisors for little pay. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

More reader anger over editorial cartoon

Dear Editor: I was greatly offended by the tasteless cartoon in the March 9 edition of your paper. More...

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