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June 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Five-year-old Grace Varley of Amityville wins highest civilian award in NYS

As if saving the life of her younger brother wasn’t enough of a birthday present, Grace Varley, who turned five May 19, can add yet another gift to what is sure to already be an impressive and deserved pile. More...

Legal challenge made against Village decision to rescind auto-use permit

The owner of property at 23 Merrick Road has filed a legal challenge against Amityville Village charging that denying him the right to allow his tenant to use the property for the sale of new or used automobiles was “erroneous, arbitrary and ca More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

It’s a year since Last Hope Animal Rescue opened a lovely Adoption Center in Wantagh, so it’s time to celebrate in style. This Sat., June 16 at 3 p.m., Last Hope will be holding a Swimsuit Competition. More...

Library

At the Library...

Amityville, Oak and John Streets • 631-264-0567 •The Library is offering Live-brary.com, eBook and eAudiobook download help, Saturdays, 3 to 3:45 p.m. and 4 to 4:45 p.m. Registration is required and limited to Amityville cardholders. More...

Events & Calendar

Our Lady of Consolation offers smoking cessation classes

Beginning July 11, Our Lady of Consolation, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Department of Health, will be offering smoking cessation classes. These classes are being offered to all members of the community at no cost. More...

Suffolk County Senior Citizens discount cards now available

S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) wants to inform residents that Suffolk County Senior Citizens Identification Cards are now available at his district office. More...

Amateur Radio Emergency Communications demo June 23 & 24

The Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club and the Amateur Radio Emergency Service of the Town of Babylon will be demonstrating amateur radio at the park adjacent to Babylon Town Hall, 200 Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst between 2 p.m. on Sat. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of 2Greenway Drive LLC. Arts.of Org. filed with NY Secyof State (SSNY) on 4/10/12.Office location: SuffolkCounty. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC uponwhom process against itmay be served. More...

Breaking News - 6/21/2012 11:13 AM

Services today for Hon. John V. Vaughn

Funeral services for Hon. John V. Vaughn, a longtime resident of Lindenhurst, will be held at the Lindenhurst Funeral Home today, Thursday, June 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help R.C. More...

Breaking News - 6/18/2012 11:14 AM

Fight over parking space leads to shooting

No injuries reported

Update: Suffolk County Police arrested an Amityville man charging him in the shooting that occurred June 16. More...

Amityville celebrates pride and history

Amityville held two popular events Sat., June 3, the annual Heritage Fair (p. 9) and North Amityville Community Festival (p. 3 and 8). See inside for stories and photos. More...

Two Amityville women arrested for assaulting police officers

Two Nassau County Police Officers responding to a call at a Carman's Road Pathmark in Massapequa were struck by a woman after approaching her regarding the possible theft of goods. More...

NA hosts its annual parade and festival June 3rd

The North Amityville community held its 38th annual parade and festival June 3. This year’s “Unity in the community” grand marshals were Rev. Robert Burgess of Grace Community Christian Ministries; Nancy Leftenant Colon, R.N. More...

 

People/Social

The Men Who Work The Bay photos displayed at Babylon Library in June

The Men Who Work The Bay, a photographic collection of baymen and their accoutrements, is on display at the Babylon Public Library for the month of June. More...

Unity in the Community

North Amityville Community Festival Held Saturday June 2nd, 2012
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Amityville Historical Society hosts 2012 Heritage Fair

There was something for everyone…. For those looking for something old, there were antiques and collectibles. For those looking for something new, there was a variety of items from vendors. More...

Obituaries

Lester E. Faust, Jr., longtime Amityville resident, served in the U.S. Navy, former Grumman employee

Lester E. Faust, Jr., a longtime resident of Amityville, died suddenly May 4, 2012 in Ormond Beach, Florida. He was 68 years old. “He was a fun-loving man who was always ready with a joke,” said his sister Lei Lani Yeswoit of Amityville. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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EDITORIAL

Things change, but the role of a dad doesn’t

There’s no question that today’s families are undergoing significant change. From the traditional nuclear family, today we see single-parent households, blended families, grandparents raising grandchildren and gay marriage. More...

Opinions please...

Our most recent poll asked readers whether they agreed with the DEC’s plans to mitigate the water contamination from the plume heading into our area from Grumman in Bethpage by filtering it at the well site, leaving the balance to go into water More...









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