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June 22, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville home on historic registry

Amityville now has a home registered as an “historic place.” After working on their home for more than four years, filling out detailed paperwork, making renovations and repairs in accordance with the standards required, Barbara and Joe G More...

Art Show at Lauder Museum Babylon Town approves enhanced Green Homes regulations

Barbara Amodio, an Amityville resident and docent at the Amityville Historical Society, has an Art Exhibit on display at the Amityville Historical Society’s Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, Amityville. More...

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Schools/Sports

Long Island teacher grants available through NEFCU’s Funding Your Ideas grant program

Through NEFCU’s Funding Your Ideas (FYI) Grant Program, educators across Long Island have the opportunity to receive a grant to support an innovative classroom project that enhances the learning experience for students. More...

Amityville school district offers a free summer feeding program

The Amityville School District Summer Feeding Program offers free meals to all children age two to 18. The programs run as follows: •Amityville High School, 250 Merrick Rd., from June 27 to July 14, breakfast, 8:30 to 9 a.m. More...

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...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

People aren’t born with pedigree papers. Perhaps they should be. More...

Obituaries

John Cheviot, Amityville resident and priest

John Cheviot, a lifelong Amityville resident and priest with the Paulist Order was proud that the first Mass he ever offered was at his hometown church, St. Martin of Tours. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

The “conflict” that was really a war on aggression

June 25 marks the 60th anniversary of the invasion of North Korean troops into South Korea, an action of aggression that led to the Korean Conflict. More...

Flying in the face of government’s ability to get something done

There’s a large, dirty blue tarp flying from a tree in the northbound lane of Route 213, just past the entrance ramp from John Street, Babylon/West Islip. It has been hanging there for months. More...

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Amity Artists Circle hosts Art in the Park event

Posted Mon, June 27- The Amityville Artists Circle held an open-air exhibition, Arts in the Park Sat., June 18, recognizing local artists and providing a day of fun and enjoyment with music and more. More...

Village hears concerns for parking on Merrick Road; board now looks for solutions

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A group of approximately 100 Amityville residents and business owners attended an information and fact-gathering hearing on Mon., June 13 on a plan for additional parking on Merrick Road between Broadway and South Ketcham Avenue. More...

Umpa completes flight training

Amityville High School graduate LTJG Daniel P. Umpa completed flight school in Corpus Christi, Texas. He has been assigned to Pensacola, Florida where he will train as a helicopter pilot. More...

 

People/Social

LI Ducks visit members of the Comprehensive Care Management program in Amityville

Members of the Comprehensive Care Management (CCM) Program of all-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in Amityville, recently hosted the Long Island Ducks Baseball Team, in their Day Health Center. More...

Mother’s Against Drunk Driving hosts annual “Walk Like Madd” event

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office has once again teamed up with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) to combat this violent vehicular crime and support victims, their families and friends. The B.A.T. More...

Senator Owen H. Johnson visits with Copiague Firemen

Senator Owen H. Johnson met with Copiague firemen on Sat., March 12 at the Copiague School District Legislative Breakfast. Hundreds of community members attended the breakfast at the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School. More...

Events & Calendar

Long Island for People with Disabilities presents 2011 Independence Expo

United Spinal Association will present the third Annual Independence Expo Sat., June 25 and Sun., June 26 at the Suffolk Community College Sports & Exhibition Complex in Brentwood. More...

Junior Lifeguard Tournament at Jones Beach July 11

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, announced that on Mon., July 11, Jones Beach State Park is hosting the Junior Lifeguard Tournament. More...

Ladies Auxiliary of the Brumidi Lodge to host a social ballroom June 26

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Constantino Brumidi Lodge #2211, located at 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park will sponsor a social ballroom mix, Sun., June 26, 7 to 11 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF GARY L MORRISON FUNERAL SERVICES, INCORPORATED. Certificate of Incorporation filed with the Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 5/6/2011. More...

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