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June 15, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Town looks to rezone site in West Babylon for multi-family housing

Muncie Road in West Babylon is a busy street that is rich in history. Many of the homes built there were the first in West Babylon on land purchased from the Indians. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

It was the grandest of grand openings. On June 4th, Last Hope Animal Rescue celebrated the ribbon cutting of our new Wantagh Dog and Cat Adoption Center. More...

Events & Calendar

NAFCo to host Comedy Event

The North Amityville Fire Company, 601 Broadway, North Amityville, will hold a Father’s Day comedy event, Sat., June 18, 8 p.m. Doors open 6:30 p.m. New York City comics Karith Foster, Jessica Kirson and Mike Yard will entertain. More...

Epilepsy Foundation of L.I. needs volunteers

The Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island, dedicated to providing education, counseling and residential care to the estimated 30,000 Long Islanders with epilepsy and related conditions, is looking for volunteers in Suffolk County who have a few hours a More...

Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition Walk to be held Sat., June 18

Save the date for the Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition post walk thank you event to be held Sat., June 18, at 6 p.m., at the Signal 8 Saloon, 80 Montauk Hwy, Copiague. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL AND PUBLIC NOTICES

Notice is hereby given that formal proposals will be received by Amityville Union Free School District for the following items: ATHLETIC TRAINER RFP #2012-707A More...

IN THE NEWS

Bianca Rom, an Amityville resident and junior student at Roger Williams University, helped lead the RWU Hawks sailing team to its first national championship win in school history. More...

AMHS students win County anti-bias award

The Amityville Memorial High School Warrior Awareness Club, under the direction of teacher Jason McGowan, was awarded the Suffolk County Executive’s 2011 Anti- Bias award for leadership in promoting social harmony. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Copiague School District holds its College Day and planning event

In an effort to inform students and their parents about higher learning opportunities and the many ways to save for a college education, the Copiague School District held its second annual College Day and K-12 College Planning Event – Who Can $ More...

Car wash fundraiser for school playground June 18

The Playground Committee of Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School is hosting a car wash fundraiser Sat., June 18, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Park Avenue Memorial School (PAMES), 140 Park Ave., Amityville. More...

Obituaries

George Nifenecker, Babylon resident, U.S Merchant Marine, avid fisherman

During the many years that George E. Nifenecker spent fishing in the Great South Bay and off Fire Island he caught tons of flounder, porgies, crabs, tuna and shark. His one hope was to catch a striped bass, but that never happened. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

A degree of responsibility

With the final week of classes underway, graduations looming and a long, hopefully warm and sunny summer ahead of us, there is great anticipation in the air. More...

Police seat belt crackdown underway

Local police continue to monitor drivers for seat belt violations and are prepared to hand out tickets for violators. So, a word to the wise, use your seatbelt. It might just save you not only cash, but also your life. More...

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