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June 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

IN THE NEWS

Blessing of the Fleet

The Great South Bay Power Squadron will help kickoff the boating season with the Blessing of the Fleet Sun., June 5, 11:30 a.m., at Molly Malone’s Restaurant, 124 Maple Ave., Bay Shore. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Spay, don’t litter.” The double entendre in this familiar slogan adds punch. At the risk of sounding like Andy Rooney, did you ever wonder why the word “litter” has so many unrelated meanings? More...

Obituaries

Arthur Smith, former Amityville resident, served in the U.S. Navy

When Arthur Smith moved to Amityville, it was a small community with dirt roads and neighbors who knew each others’ names. He lived in Amityville for 37 years before moving to Kings Park. More...

Fritz Della Penna, Amityville Postal Clerk, longtime Amityville resident

Longtime Amityville resident and U.S. Postal Clerk Francis P. “Fritz” Della Penna died April 26, 2011 at Hospice House, East Northport. He was 83. More...

Joan Rapczyk, St. Martin’s Eucharistic Minister

Longtime Massapequa resident and faithful Amityville churchgoer Joan Ann Rapczyk was a member of St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church and served as one of the church’s Eucharistic Ministers. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

“Notice of Formation of MD Organix,LLC Filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on Jan. 31, 2011. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent Of LP upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Warrior Awareness Club wins county award

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Babylon Town announces establishment of veterans home ownership assistance program

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On June 22, 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed the Servicemen's Readjustment Act, commonly known as the G.I. Bill of Rights. More...

Fire hits businesses on Broadway

Amityville Village Fire Department, assisted by eight other departments, fought a blaze on Broadway last week. More...

 

People/Social

Race in the Suburbs: A decade later; ERASE Celebrating Anniversary

Established 10 years ago to eliminate barriers to racial equity on Long Island, ERASE Racism is celebrating a decade of achievement, even as it recognizes that significant challenges remain before the region becomes truly desegregated. 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...

Free health screening offered on June 5

St. Paul’s Reformed Church of North Babylon will offer the community a free health screening, Sun., June 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through St. Francis Hospital Community Outreach Program. More...

Women’s Empowerment Forum to be held June 20 ELDER- ADVICE CARE

Supervisor Steven Bellone and the Town of Babylon Department of Human Services will hold an open ONE discussion NEED: on women’s self-esteem and body image for their monthly Women’s Empowerment PLACEMENT? Forum. The More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Be wise and caring and have a good— and safe summer

Despite the rain, we had some wonderful parades on Memorial Day throughout our communities. Most were well attended by residents who waved flags and applauded as the parades went by. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Are we living the moral of a sad story?

Dear Editor: More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?












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