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July 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville's Matt Graham named High School All American

Matt Graham, the son of Joann and Jim Graham of Amityville was named High School All American, All Long Island and recipient of the Lt. Ron Winchester MVP Award at Chaminade High S cho ol whe re he graduated this month. More...

APD Sgt. Sullivan retires

Amityville Police Sgt. John Sullivan retired and was given the traditional "walk out" from the precinct. Sgt. Sullivan served 26 years with the department. Photo by Joe Turner More...

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Schools/Sports

Another great season for Amityville's track team

(ContinuedAmityvillefromSchoolcover) officials congratulated Coach Reynolds Hawkins and members of the Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) Boys Spring Track team, who recently won the League 6 tit More...

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Daniel Matthew Basil, of Amityville, received a bachelor of arts in history from Colgate University, Hamilton, New York. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

“The one best place to bury a good pet is in the heart of the master.” Ben Hur Lampman Babylon Town Shelter may well be the only municipal facility to have a room designed to ease the emotional pain owners feel when the decision to euthan More...

Events & Calendar

BACCA presents The Sting July 26

The South Shore Theatre Experience will present the Long Island premier of The Sting, a full-length play by David Rogers based on the screenplay The Sting by David Ward at the BACCA Performing Arts Center, 149 North Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. More...

Town of Babylon Food Pantry in need of donations

The Town of Babylon Department of Human Services urges the community to support the Town’s Food Pantry. The Town of Babylon Food Pantry relies on food donations from the community to assist residents in need. More...

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...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation, GreatSouth Bay Dance CenterLLC. Arts. of Org. filedwith the NY Secy. of State(SSNY) on 3/29/12. Officelocation: Suffolk Co. More...

Chicago Bull tees up for kids

Mike James, a point guard with the Chicago Bulls and a native of Amityville, is hosting the third annual Mike James Golf Classic Tournament “Failure is Not an Option,” July 25. More...

Copiague schools honor students; phase out executive director's post; add Ass't Sup. post

The Copiague Board of Education recognized approximately 50 students at a special ceremony at Copiague Middle School prior to and during their June 18 board meeting. More...

Copiague man charged in series of burglaries

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and acting Police Commissioner Edward Webber announced the arrest last week of a prolific cat burglar who is currently charged with six break-ins and one attempted burglary in Lindenhurst, and is the prim More...

 

People/Social

Copiague Boy Scout Troop 284 enjoys sportsman weekend

On June 6, the members of Copiague Boy Scout Troop 284, sponsored by Copiague Kiwanis, headed out to Franklin, New York for their sportsman weekend. The Scouts were given a four-hour course on gun safety by Ralph Byers certified NRA instructor. More...

Amityville Artists Circle presents awards

The Amityville Artists Circle presented the Shirley Ilsley Malone Incentive Award to the winners of the portfolio competition among graduating high school art students at the Amityville Memorial High School on High School Awards Evening June 2. More...

Shelley Conyers deployed aboard USS Enterprise

Shelley Conyers, daughter of Jacqueline Ogarro of Amityville, is currently deployed. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Memorial service Fri. July 20 for Elizabeth Sleeman, Amityville High School graduate

Elizabeth (Hetterich) Sleeman lived her dream after graduating from Brockport College. She landed a job with a top New York City designer, lived in Manhattan and later traveled the world. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - By Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

EDITORIAL

Taxpayers were the victims in the NCPD scandal

Tara Obenauer, the Massapequa woman in the middle of a Nassau County Police scandal who fraternized with a police officer while he was on duty is now suing the County saying she has “suffered severe . . . More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

A look back at an event in history that helped to define humanity

by Ayn Rand Excerpted from “Apollo 11,” The Objectivist, September, 1969 More...

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