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June 27, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Parade

The July 4th Parade will be held on Wed., July 4. Step off will take place at 10 a.m. from the corner of Bayside and Ocean avenues. More...

Woman’s “hope” statue is stolen from Babylon Town Hall

A bronze statue placed in the Vision of Hope Garden at Babylon Town Hall, Sunrise Highway, North Lindenhurst was stolen. The garden recognizes those women who have struggled with breast and gynecological cancers. The statue was valued at $5,000. More...

Help for those who cannot afford dental care

For individuals struggling with finances and unable to afford dental care, Babylon Dental Care will offer one free filling, cleaning or extraction to the first 200 attendees, age 18 and over, on Sun., July 8. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. More...

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Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 More...

Obituaries

Emma Wischnie, veteran and longtime Amityville Library employee

Throughout her life, Emma Wischnie was passionate about education and learning. “It was always important to her,” said her daughter Shari Steadham. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Despite great efforts, drunk drivers continue to kill

Brittney Walsh was a young woman who did everything right. She graduated with honors from Copiague High School. She was an outstanding athlete and a member of many of the school’s clubs. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Let’s renew our commitment to freedom this July 4th Dear Editor: More...

Amity Zoning Board denies expanded use of accessory buildings for living space

The Amityville Village Zoning Board of Appeals has denied a request of the owners at 159 Griffing Avenue to maintain an existing second floor of a detached garage for use as two bedrooms and the first floor for recreation space, determining that an a More...

SCPD Field of Honor

The Suffolk County Police Department’s First Precinct Brotherhood sponsored a Field of Honor in recognition of Police Week. More...

DEC holds meeting on plans for contaminated Grumman spill

Hundreds attend; tell officials to clean up spill entirely
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The Bethpage High School auditorium was packed, standing room only, on Tues. More...

State HEAL grant helps Long Island children “breathe” easier

Governor Cuomo announced this week that $3.2 million in HEAL grant funding was awarded to Catholic Health Services (CHS) to develop programs to support children who are ventilator dependent. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

“Doxie dimples” can radiate super powers. A silly smile on an even sillier senior Dachshund has brought him good fortune during precarious times, and has saved his life on several occasions. More...

Events & Calendar

Last Hope Animal Rescue jewelry and flea market June 30

A “Sale of the Century” jewelry and flea market supporting Last Hope Animal Rescue, will be held Sat., June 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Bede’s Church, 220 Berry Hill Rd., Syosset. Many prices will be drastically reduced. More...

Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club ham radio demo August 18

On Sat., Aug 18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sun., Aug., 19, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club will be demonstrating ham radios at the lighthouse in honor of the annual International Lighthouse Weekend. More...

Power Squadron offers safe boating courses

Safe boating courses, free vessel safety checks and more are offered from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With squadrons across Long Island, there’s one near you. More...













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