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November 9, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville holds Veterans Day Services

Posted Nov. 14, 2011- Amityville Village held Veterans Day ceremonies honoring those who have and are serving the country in the armed forces. The event was held Fri., Nov. More...

COMING UP...

Monday., Nov. 14: Women’s forum, Babylon Town Hall Annex auditorium, 281 Phelps La., North Babylon, 6:30 to 8 p.m., For info., call 631-422-7642. More...

Police arrest copper thief at BHC hospital building

Amityville Village Police arrested a North Amityville man after they found him removing copper piping from the main building at Brunswick Hospital Center. Police gave this account: At approximately 12:30 p.m., Sept. More...

Amityville Fire Department hosts Fire Prevention contest

The Amityville Fire Department held its Fire Prevention poster contest Sat., Oct. 29. The top three winners won a bike and a helmet and 15 youngsters won a $10 gift card for ice cream. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague MS Principal named “administrator of the year”

Andrew Lagnado, Principal of Copiague Middle School, was awarded the Empire State Supervisors & Administrators Association’s Outstanding Regional Administrator of the Year for Long Island. More...

Amityville High School flautist selected for All-State Music Honors

Amityville Memorial High School senior Meghan Brooks will represent her school in the 2011 New York State All- State Symphonic Band. More...

Copiague student wins County award

Leadership. Courage. Citizenship. More...

Events & Calendar

Women’s forum offered Nov. 14

Supervisor Steven Bellone and the Town of Babylon Department of Human Services will hold an open discussion focusing on American Diabetes Month for their monthly Empowerment Forum. The forum will be held Mon., Nov. 14, 6:30 to 8 p.m. More...

External diploma program offered for adults over 21 years old

The External Diploma Program offers adults 21 and over, the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences, and earn a traditional high school diploma. More...

Make reservations for children’s Christmas party with Santa

Deborah Hospital Foundation, Golden Heart/Great South Bay Chapter will hold a children’s Christmas party, Sat., Dec. 3, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 39 Nassau Ave., Islip. More...

Opinion

Another view on the tax and entitlement debate

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A Town by any other name...

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A soldier remembers...

Dear Editor:While serving in the Army during World War II, Iwrote the following poem:Twas a beautiful morning, the time was not late,On the eighth of September, a memorable date.As we walked down the road before the attack,I prayed to the Lord to ple More...

Two charged by Amity Police with beak in to cars in Nassau

Police asking victims to come forward to recover property

Posted Wed., Nov. 16- More...

Amityvillians collect cash for cancer research

James and Robert Condra of Chichester Avenue, Amityville decorate their home for Halloween every year and place a collection box out in front to collect money for breast cancer research. More...

And the winning Ragamuffins are....

Posted Sun., Nov. 12- The annual Thomas H. Smith Ragamuffin parade was held in Amityville Oct. 20. Sponsored by the Amityville PBA, the annual event always drawers a great crowd and this year was no exception. More...

Babylon Town board passes veterans job protection bill in unanimous vote

The Babylon Town Board unanimously approved a resolution that legally authorizes the Town to hold open the position of any elected official called up to active duty. More...

Scam against local "savvy" grandmother falls short

An Amityville Village woman reported to police that someone attempted to perpetuate a scam on her. Police gave this account. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville among the best communities for music education

The Amityville School District has been designated as one of only 179 districts nationwide to receive the honor of “Best Communities for Music Education” by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). More...

Amityville collects national honor in fight against hunger

The Amityville Memorial High School recently received National School of Distinction status from the Schools Fight Hunger program. Fewer than 2,000 schools nationwide earned this level of distinction in the 2010-2011 school year. More...

Amityville Kiwanis Club installs new officers and board

During a festive night on Oct. 6, at the Newpointe Village Estates Clubhouse, the Kiwanis Club of Amityville installed it new officers. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

This Sunday, November 13, the daytime Bully Breed Brigade and the evening LI premiere of the documentary Beyond the Myth, detailing breed discrimination will do more than heighten Pit Bull awareness. More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

Left, “Rudyard” ~special needs Bengal cat More...

Obituaries

Earl Ambrose, former Amityville resident, served in U.S. Army

Earl Joseph Ambrose, who had lived in both Amityville and West Babylon, died Sept. 27, 2011 surrounded by family in the Hospice of Citrus County, Beverly Hills, Florida. He was 84. He was born Aug. More...

Marion Gosline, former Amityville resident

Former Amityville resident and loving mother Marion L. Gosline died Sept. 30, 2011 at Arcadia Nursing Center, Nelsonia, Virginia. She was 95. More...

Richard Drake: Amityville-area Land Surveyor, Babylon Committeeman

Amityville native and longtime Lindenhurst Village board member Richard “Dick” Carter Drake died Sept. 3, 2011 at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn. He was 84. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Don-Arm Enterprises LLC. Arts of Org. filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 4/22/11. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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