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September 28, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

COMING UP...

•Sat., Oct. 1, LI Yoga workshop, United Methodist Church, Farmingdale, 4 p.m., Call 631-261-1777. More...

In his Memory: Photography show features local artist

Someone once said that a photograph is a memory in the raw. Many of photographer Joe Bavoso’s memories will be on display at the Amityville Artist Circle Gallery at the end of this month. More...

Number of unemployed on Long Island continues to increase

Unemployment rates in Suffolk County for June, the latest reported by the Suffolk County Department of Labor, showed that the number of unemployed rose slightly over the previous month from 6.9 to 7.3 percent. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Stop the threat before it happens” is the motto of the Amtrak Police. The nose knows. But no nose knows like that of a highly trained dog. To top that, the Amtrak K-9 Unit has brought explosive detection to a new level of proficiency. More...

Hot Laps

After the September 10 show, with two weeks to go in the 2011 Riverhead Raceway season, three division titles have been decided, while others are still too close to call. 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...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

Above, “Honey” ~ Siberian Husky More...

Flashing Lights Extravaganza Sept. 30

The Flashing Lights Extravaganza, starring Latice Crawford and Jeff Spain, as seen on BET Sunday’s Best will perform Fri., Sept. 30 in the Helen Butler O.P. Hall, Dominican Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville. More...

Breaking News - 10/2/2011 4:37 PM

Amityville Rotary hosts annual Applefest

Posted Sun., Oct. 2, 2011 More...

Copiague School Superintendent outlines challenges for new school year

Posted Tues., Oct. 4- Copiague Superintendent of Schools, Charles Leunig reported that a new school year is underway and outlined some of the challenges facing not only Copiague Schools but also schools throughout the state. More...

Warriors win Homecoming game; defeat Babylon Panthers 24-14

The Amityville Warriors turned things around after a slow start and overcame the Babylon Panthers 24-14 at Lou Howard Field in Amityville Fri., Sept. 16 The evening opened with the National Anthem played by the Amityville Marching Band. More...

 

People/Social

Gary Mims and Bob Gebbia win the Doppy Open Golf Tournament

The 34th annual Doppy Open Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Tobay Beach lifeguards, was held recently at the Middle Island Country Club. More...

School begins at Grace Church Day School

Olivia and Kristopher Gulbrandsen of Amityville begin fall classes at Grace Church Day School in Massapequa. The children are welcomed by, left to right, The Rev. More...

Myton holds opening tea

The opening tea of the Mary P. Myton Literary Society was held at the Amityville Historical Society’s Lauder Museum, Wed., Sept. 14. President Joan Garry called the meeting to order. More...

Obituaries

Former Lindenhurst resident, Gladys Schrader

Former longtime Lindenhurst resident, and parishioner of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amityville Gladys Schrader died Aug. 17, 2011 at the Visiting Nurse Association Hospice House in Vero Beach, Florida. She was 87. More...

Opinion

Village should consider other options for parking lot on Merrick Road

A proposal for Amityville Village to acquire property just west of Big Al’s (former Dolphin) gym through a purchase or condemnation is an effort by the Village Board to address the serious parking problems in that area of Merrick Road. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Tax Foundation statistics don’t tell the true story

Dear Editor: More...









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