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March 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Amity Board gives resident more time to fix driveway

by Damian Geminder A resident on Bourdette Place was given until April 30 to curtail his driveway expansion so that it no longer encroaches on the Village right of way. More...

NAFCo on scene after car flips

Just after midnight Tues., Feb. 21, three people were injured in a single car accident on the westbound lane of Sunrise Highway near Bethpage Road in Copiague. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

A star is born. Rather than From Here to Eternity, the movie marquee would read Timothy: From Amputee to Ambassadog. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 www.amityvillepubliclibrary.org •Tax preparation assistance will be offered Sundays March 25 and April 1, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. 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...

Foreclosure prevention specialists available at Lindenhust Library March 23

Senator Owen H. Johnson announced that the New York State Department of Financial Services mortgage foreclosure prevention specialists will meet with homeowners already in foreclosure and those at risk of foreclosure Fri., March 23, 11 a.m. More...

Call for artists

The Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC), a not-for profit community organization, invites Long Island artists (all media) to exhibit their work at its Fifth Annual Outdoor Art Exhibit entitled Art by the Falls to be held Sat., May 19 with a rain date More...

Opinion

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Let’s rein in litter

The daffodils are up around Babylon Town and look beautiful again this year. What doesn’t look so great is the large amount of litter and debris in many areas. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Home Depot is a community partner in education

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Breaking News - 3/26/2012 2:10 PM

Fire forces evacuation of 140 children from Tutor Time, West Islip

No injuries reported
This story contains a video

By Carolyn James A fire erupted on the roof of a building in West Islip this morning right next door to Tutor Time, a child care facility at 181 Sunrise Higway. More...

ASD denies tenure to assistant principal convicted of drunk driving

Board divided on question of administrator Steven Lindenfeld

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 and assault charges in August of More...

Woman hits police car; charged with DWI

A woman was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after she struck a police vehicle at the intersection of Montauk Highway and Buena Vista Blvd., Lindenhurst on Sun., March 11. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Town celebrates Black History Month, honoring women

Delores Quintyne, community organizer and activist was mistress of ceremonies at the annual Black History Month Celebration sponsored by the Town of Babylon last month. More...

Amityville’s Northeast School celebrates Grandparents Day

Grandparents headed back to elementary school recently. Northeast Elementary School in Amityville opened its doors to more than 80 grandparents (and great grandparents) of students on Grandparents Day. More...

Members of Copiague HS D.E.C.A. place first in Regional Competition

Members of Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Distributive Education Club of America (D.E.C.A.) placed first in their categories at the Suffolk County Regional Competition. They qualify to attend the state competition this March. More...

Obituaries

Elaine Marie Leuci, Amityville resident, gifted writer

Pat Leuci knew from the moment he saw Elaine that she would be his wife. “I was driving along the West Side Highway in Manhattan and I saw her next to me driving a Volkswagen Beetle,” he said. More...

Mary Beard Carey, Amityville resident, Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church parishioner

Mary Beard Carey, a 59-year resident of Amityville died at her daughters’ home in Head of the Harbor, St. James on Feb. 22, 2012. More...

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Notice of Formation of Collectible Cars, LLC. Arts ofOrg. filed with NY Secy ofState (SSNY) on 2/6/12. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated asagent of LLC upon whomprocess against it may beserved. More...

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