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March 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Three injured in one-car crash in Copiague

North Amityville Fire Company volunteers responded to the scene of a one-car accident just after midnight Tues., Feb. 21. More...

Author visits St. Martin's School

Author Brian Heinz visits St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville and is shown explaining to the students the steps it takes to come up with an idea for a story and the process he uses to create a book. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Westminster Wellstood Mystery Part 1: Sensation, the Pointer synonymous with Westminster Kennel Club, was buried in Babylon at the turn of the last century. An 1879 Wellstood steel engraving of Sensation is the model for the Westminster logo. More...

Library

Amityville Oak and John Streets

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567www.amityvillepubliclibrar y.org More...

Obituaries

Joseph "Bucky" Caramanico, lifelong Amityville resident

Joseph H. (Bucky) Caramanico, a lifetime resident of Amityville and OTB employee died Jan. 28, 2012. He was 61 years old. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

We need to change to move forward

The Nassau County Legislature made a brave move by approving Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano’s plan to consolidate police services and close precincts. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Attempt to derail redistricting reform is misguided

Prior to the election of 2010, former New York City Mayor Ed Koch garnered significant and justified attention for having candidates for state office pledge to support the creation of an independent panel that would redraw district lines after the ce More...

Breaking News - 3/15/2012 1:37 AM

Divided Amityville School Board denies tenure to principal convicted of driving drunk

Vote taken late last night amidst controversy

Posted Thurs., March 15, 2012: The Amityville School Board, in a split vote taken shortly before midnight last night, denied awarding tenure to Edmund Miles Middle School Assistant Principal Steven Lindenfeld who had pled guilty to drunken driving a More...

Amityville man charged in car crash that injured Nassau Police woman in November

The Nassau County Homicide Squad arrested an Amityville man Thursday, charging him with the assault of a police officer and other crimes that took place Mon., Nov. 21, 2011 in North Massapequa. More...

Amity Kiwanis Club welcomes Carol Seehof

The Kiwanis Club of Amityville proudly installed a new member, Carol Seehof, into their club at the February 9 meeting. Hal Schad performed the ceremony. More...

Container fire erupts at Sterling Transport, Copiague

North Amityville Fire Company responded to a fire at 90 Court St., Copiague. Fire officials said that employees at Sterling Transporter were attempted to open a cylinder tank when it erupted into flames. More...

 

People/Social

Community Coalitions work to stem the tide of substance abuse

Prevention is the best medicine, because it is a strikingly effective way to stem the use of addictive drugs, say substance abuse and mental health specialists. More...

Treating red, itchy “allergy eyes”

(NAPS)—Taking a few simple steps can help relieve symptoms of allergies, whenever they strike. More...

More Gluten-Free Mainstream Options

(NAPS)—Here’s news you may find easy to swallow: If eating wheat, barley or rye causes havoc in your tummy, you don’t have to feel frustrated by the lack of affordable gluten-free options anymore. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, March 8 •Babylon Town Board of Appeals Meeting: 6 p.m., Town Hall, Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-957-7414. •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m.; For info., 631-264-0300. The president is Rev. Dave W. Anglin. More...

NAFCo supermarket Bingo March 24

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will hold a supermarket Bingo, Sat., March 24 at the North Amityville Fire Company Headquarters, 601 North Broadway, North Amityville. The doors open 5:30 p.m. and calling begins at 6 p.m. More...

Yoga workshop March 10

The Long Island Yoga Association will hold a workshop, Sat., March 10, 1 to 4 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 407 Main St., Farmingdale. More...

Historical

Two-story cabin with parking garage and plenty of light

An abundance of natural light washes into the Boulder Creek through a fourhigh stack of windows in its central A-frame. More...

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