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May 18, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

A “thank you” to the troops

Two days after Navy Seals found and killed Osama bin Laden, Babylon Town officials had American flags up all along the curb line in front of Town Hall and posted this sign, congratulating the Seals a More...

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Schools/Sports

Cultural community exchanges continue to cultivate character at AMHS

Students at Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) welcomed back their friends from Plainedge High School for yet another of many meetings between the two schools designed to immerse stu- from one school in another’s culture. More...

Amityville Soccer

May 7 & 8 L.I.J.S.L.-Girls U-11: The Amityville Rockets faced the Stony Brook Storm this past weekend at their home field here in Amityville.It was a tough match for a while but the Rockets drew first blood with a goal by Clair Schmitt. More...

Northside Elementary School reunion planned for June 10

Northside Elementary School in Farmingdale recently reached its 50th anniversary on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. More...

Events & Calendar

St. John’s hosts Strawberry Festival May 22

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, will host its 11th Annual Strawberry Festival, Sun., May 22, noon to 2 p.m. The festival will be held in Haegart Hall of the Church, 36 East John St., Lindenhurst, rain or shine. More...

USS Columbus Reunion planned for September 21

USS Columbus CA – 74/CG-12/SSN-762 will hold a reunion Sept. 21 to 24 at the Sheraton National Hotel, Arlington, Virginia. For information contact Allen R. Hope, president, 3828 Hobson Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46815-4505. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club holds April meeting at Unqua

The Amityville Woman’s Club held its April meeting at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. President Barbara Lozier opened the meeting by asking Ellen Ricciuti to say a prayer. Adele Muncy lead the Pledge of Allegiance. More...

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Notice of Formation of Wayne Smith Media, LLC. Arts of Org.filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 3/1/11. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

APOs arrest subject delivering Internet-ordered prostitute

The professional curiosity of an Amityville Police officer on a routine check of vehicles parked on Village streets during the nighttime hours led to the arrest of a subject for promoting prostitution. More...

Amityville Historical Society to publish local directory

The Amityville Historical Society is preparing to publish a community directory. The directory will contain information about Village government, elected officials, the school and library systems, churches, health-care facilities and organizations. More...

 

People/Social

Military promotions for local volunteers...

Garth Reid of Amityville, serving with the Company F, (Forward Support Company, Infantry) 427th Brigade Support Battalion and was promoted to the rank of Specialist. More...

Michele Anne Pirozzi to wed James Hansel

Gerri Pirozzi of Amityville and Eli Pirozzi of Massapequa announce the engagement of their daughter, Michele Anne of Edwards, Colorado to James Hansel of Tucson, Arizona on Jan. 12, 2011. More...

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Amityville & More

Our Piece of the World

The Gospel Choir of the Bethel A.M.E. Church in Copiague is celebrating its 59th anniversary Sunday, May 22, honoring Mary Crews, Majorie Smith, Mary (Genie) Fisher and the late Virginia Collins, the Choir's founders. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

A good idea just got better. Last fall the Suffolk County Legislature voted to create the nation’s first registry of convicted animal abusers. This database will become a reality next week. More...

Obituaries

Joanne Gosline, grew up in Amityville, graduate of the Queen of Holy Rosary Academy

Joanne Gosline, who grew up in Amityville and lived in Lindenhurst for more than 40 years, died April 2, 2011, following a lengthy illness. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Our veterans continue to need our support

It’s been a long, rough winter and the American flags flying in front of many homes and buildings are beginning to show the wear and tear they endured. They are faded, torn and tattered and need to be replaced. More...

Other thoughts...

Many of our veterans’ groups are struggling for membership. Their buildings could use some renovations and their long, distinguished history of work in our communities following their service to our country is threatened. More...

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