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February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

NYS Sen. Owen Johnson: "I'm running again!"

Casting aside rumors, New York Sen. Owen H. Johnson announced that he is running for reelection in 2012. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

If an old dog could pen his last wishes it may read something like the following, which comes from an email being circulated by the PETCO Foundation: “Before humans die, they write their last will and testament and give their home and all they More...

Poster Pets for Adoption

“Merlin”~dapple Dachshund More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567www.amityvillepubliclibrary.org •Tax preparation assistance will be offered More...

Obituaries

Charles Sheridan, Amityville High School graduate, at 82

Charles Sheridan, formerly of Nassau Shores, Massapequa, died Jan. 1, 2012 at the age of 82. Mr. Sheridan is predeceased by his wife Alma, daughter Barbara and brother Gardner. More...

John P. Panek, former Amityville resident, educator

The funeral service for John P. Panek, who died suddenly Jan. 7, 2012 from complications following surgery, was filled with wonderful music, fond remembrances, poetry and photographs. More...

Opinion

Hearing on new districts set

A hearing to gather comments and input from the public concerning the proposed changes to the New York State Senate and Assembly district maps will be held this week. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

The fight on the economic front is not over yet

Too many American’s didn’t get a raise this year, and I don’t think Members of Congress should either. That’s why I supported and helped pass legislation to freeze Congressional salaries for the fourth year in a row. More...

Homeowners at Harbour Village Estates okay change of use at 170 Merrick Road

A request for a change of zone for property that is part of the Harbour Village condominium complex in Amityville can now move forward. The residents of the Homeowners Association there approved a request Jan. More...

Babylon Town Youth Court volunteers sworn in

A new group was inducted into the Town of Babylon Youth Court in a recent ceremony. More...

BJ's opens in Deer Park

BJ’s of Deer Park celebrated their Grand Opening on Jan. 28. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville smart scholars get a jump on college

Edmund W. Miles Middle School (EWMMS) students in the Amityville School District are the beneficiaries of a NYS grant-funded program, backed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, entitled the Smart Scholars grant. More...

Copiague High School announces its top 10 students for the class of 2012

Following 13 years of dedication, 10 seniors of Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School were named elite Class of 2012 Top 10. High School Principal Jeanette Altruda and Director of Guidance Dr. More...

Copiague School District honors members for their exceptional work

During the Copiague School District Superintendent’s Conference Day, Superintendent of Schools Charles A. Leunig took a few moments prior to the start of the day’s program to honor four members of his staff for their exceptional work. 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...

Tax help offered to seniors

Receiver of Taxes, Corinne DiSomma, would like to inform seniors that the deadline to file real property tax exemption applications is March 1. More...

Mayor’s Spring Social to be held March 4

Amityville Kiwanis Club will host the Mayor’s Spring Social again this year, Sun., March 4, 3 to 7 p.m. at the Hunter Squire Jackson American Legion Hall, 133 Dixon Ave., Amityville. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Deer Park Thrift & Antique LLC, Arts. Of Org. filed with SSNY on 9/29/11. Office location Suffolk County. Princ. office of LLC, 1848 Deer Park Avenue, Deer Park, NY 11729. More...

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