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August 31, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Irene spends some time in Amityville

As it turned out, it was its size more than its power that made Hurricane Irene such a force to be reckoned with here on Long Island. More...

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Library

At The Library

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 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. THURSDAY, September 1 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m.; For info., 631-264-0300. More...

Back to School Fest at Bolden Mack Park on September 3

The Shelton Jones Foundation and The COE will present the First Annual Back to School Fest, Sat., Sept. 3, 1 to 7 p.m. at Bolden Mack Park, Great Neck Road, Amityville. Check in time is 1 p.m. More...

Senior Dance at Tanner Park

Tanner Park Senior Center, Tanner Park off Baylawn Avenue, Copiague is hosting its biweekly dance, Thurs., Sept. 1, 5:30 8:30 p.m. Come dance to your favorite music, meet some old friends and make some new. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Let’s hear it for the Heroes of the Storm

We’ve gone through an earthquake and a hurricane in one week here on Long Island. Some have flooding; others are still without electricity. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Ready for another great school year in Amityville

Welcome to the 2011-2012 school year! More...

Bellone off and running for County Executive; Republicans at his heels on some major issues

Getting some wind under his sails before the election season officially kicks off after Labor Day, Steve Bellone, the Democratic candidate for County Executive has met with business leaders throughout Suffolk recently and outlined a job creation plan More...

IN THE NEWS

Human Rights complaint against Amityville School District is dismissed

A complaint filed by an employee of the Amityville School District has been reviewed and dismissed as unfounded by the New York State Division of Human Rights. The decision was filed July 29, 2011. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

On Sat., Aug. 13, it was time for some veterans to make long-awaited returns to Victory Lane. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Should I stay or should I go?” The lyrics of this song by The Clash haunt many as Hurricane Irene barrels down upon us. More...

Obituaries

Ray Gerber, longtime Amityville resident, World War II Veteran

Longtime Amityville resident Raymond Gerber had diversified interests: sailing, bee keeping and piloting airplanes. Most of all, though, he valued his loved ones. He died suddenly July 9, 2011 while going for a walk in New Paltz, New York. He was 93. More...

Mary Crews, Amityville resident, founding member of Bethel Church’s Gospel Choir

by Tiffany Elliott Mary Crews, a lifelong Amityville resident and founding member of Copiague’s Bethel A.M.E. Gospel, died July 19, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Bethpage. She was 84. More...

Ann McGreevey, former Amityville resident and employee

Former Long Island resident and loving mother Ann Shirley McGreevey died July 18, 2011 in Hardy, Virginia. She was 88. “She never took no for an answer,” said her daughter Annie of West New York, New Jersey. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY: THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF AMITY VILLAS HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC., Pltf. vs. JAN E. THOMAS, et al Defts. Index #09-06279. More...

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