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July 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

The Fourth in Amityville

It was Yulissa Marison Escobar Torres first Fourth of July. She is shown in carriage with her first July fourth tee shirt. Also shown is Enrique Manuel Mercado Torres and Rose M. More...

Car flips in accident on Sunrise Highway

A Chrysler Sebring convertible was flipped over following a collision with an Infiniti on Sunrise Highway and Albany Avenue. More...

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Schools/Sports

“Dog Tales” at Edmund W. Miles MS

Edmund W. Miles Middle School (EWMMS) hosted a Dog Tales Literacy Night in which young students from the Amityville School District were invited to sharpen their literacy skills by reading to therapy dogs, conducted in conjunction with Bideawee. More...

Copiague HS Hip Hop Club presents “Taking Back the Music”

Members of the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Hip Hop Club presented their second annual hip hop show entitled “Taking Back the Music.” More...

Bueno! Copiague student wins poetry contest for Spanish poem

Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School student Lindsay Griffiths placed first in the original non-native poetry contest during Hofstra’s Concurso Anual de Poesia (Annual Poetry Competition) for Long Island high school students. More...

Events & Calendar

Introduction to bird watching offered Aug. 2

Jack Finkenberg of the Great South Bay Audubon Society will present an introductory program on bird watching, Thurs., Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. at the North Babylon Library, 815 Deer Park Ave., North Babylon. More...

Artist Marilyn Dodd’s work on display

The Amtyville Artist Circle Gallery, 186 Broadway, next to Vittorio’s Restaurant, Amityville will hold an exhibit of the artwork of local artist Marilyn Dodd’s oils and acrylics. More...

BACCA hosts Laughter on the 23rd Floor August 2, 3 and 4

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) will host Stagelight Entertainment’s presentation of Neil Simon’s Laughter on the 23rd Floor. The show will be performed at the BACCA Performing Arts Center, 149 N. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION,.. SELF MADE PRODUCTIONS, LLC. Articlesof Organization filed withSecretary of State of NewYork (SSNY) on 5/16/2012.Office location: SUFFOLKCOUNTY. More...

Residents worry about jazz band funding in ASD for coming school year

School board attempts to reassure community

Amityville residents came out in force to a school board meeting last month, peppering the board with questions about staffing, programs and extracurricular activities. Many were concerned, they said, that cutbacks are coming. More...

Fridays' Open-Air Market extends hours

Following a series of successful markets, G & G Markets has returned to the Village of Amityville on Friday afternoons and has extended hours. The market will now run from 1 to 6:30 p.m. every Friday through Oct. 26. More...

APD officers run for Special Olympics

Once again Amityville PD was well represented in the 2012 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. More...

DEC announces new education-based business compliance program

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Welcome to the kinder, gentler DEC. More...

 

People/Social

Historic cars at historic Sag. Manor

Classic and Antique Car show was held at Sagtikos Manor in Bay Shore July 15. The event included music by Heatwave and drew a crowd of classic and antique car enthusiasts. There were raffles and prizes and tours of the historic Manor House. More...

Kiwanis Club of Amityville Lt. Governor hosts New York State District Governor

Richard Anderson, a member of the Kiwanis Club of Amityville, is currently the Lt. governor of the Suffolk West division of Kiwanis. On May 7, Anderson hosted a dinner to honor the NYS District governor of Kiwanis, Bill Risbrook. More...

Bay Village Civic Association adds landscaping at Amityville Memorial High School

The Bay Village Civic Association (BVCA) had purchased plants and sought volunteers to assist in placing them at the front of Amityville Memorial High School. Members of the National Honor Society and Key Club stepped up to the job in May. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Babylon Town Shelter has had amazing owner/ pet reunions, like the Jack Russell we flew back to Atlanta or the Westie recovered after someone found him and kept him two years. More...

Obituaries

Isabel Reynolds, 95, Amityville resident and former Nassau County School crossing guard

Isabel Reynolds was a woman who believed that life was to be enjoyed and lived with joy and conviction. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - By Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Wounded Warrior wisdom

A young girl, about ten, stood in the rain. The strap of her bike helmet was secure under her chin and the rain dripped from its sides, down to her shoulders. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Consolidation still requires political will Dear Editor: More...













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