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August 29, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Aug. 31 through Sept. 3 at the Air Power MuseumAirpower Museum at Republic Wings, Wheels and Trucks More...

Multi Town Waste Authority gets heave-ho from the state

The long-lived, much-debated and often controversial Multi Town Waste Authority has finally been trashed. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed two bills recently eliminating 28 inactive public authorities including Multi Town. More...

Mike James Day in North Amityville

For one day each summer, players, students, and all other members of the community gather at Amityville’s Bolden Mack Park to celebrate Mike James Day, an event that offers food, music, and entertainment free of charge. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Might as well name every female rescue dog “Bella”. The Twilight craze and the on/off screen chemistry between the characters “Bella” and “Edward” must have something to do with this. More...

Library

At your library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrar y.org. More...

Obituaries

Kenneth A. Pagliughi, Amityville resident, U.S. Navy veteran

Kenneth A. Pagliughi, a resident of Amityville died Aug. 1, 2012. He was 88 years old. Mr. Pagliughi was born in Chicago and served in the United States Navy during World War II. He worked for Weksler Instruments Corp. More...

Volunteers needed for Long Island heart walk Sept. 23

Join people from across Long Island as they join forces to fight Long Island’s No. 1 and No. 4 causes of death - heart disease and stroke at the American Heart Association’s Long Island Heart Walk taking place Sun., Sept. More...

Blood drive today

A blood drive will be held Wed., Aug. 29, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chapel On Grounds at The Long Island Home, 400 Sunrise Hwy., Amityville. The Long Island Blood Services will mail each donor a pair of Mets tickets to a 2012 home game. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Father & Sons 110 JewelryLLC. Arts. of Org. filedwith SSNY on 06/28/12.Off. Loc.: Suffolk Co. SSNYdesig. as agt. upon whomprocess may be served.SSNY shall mail process to:The LLC, 829 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville, NY11747. More...

Breaking News - 9/4/2012 3:31 PM

Brunswick Hospital coming down!

The demolition of Brunswick Hospital Center in Amityville got underway this morning. Crews came in and began razing the building, which once was a medical facility serving Amityville and surrounding communities. More...

Breaking News - 9/3/2012 10:49 AM

Truck hits poles, tree and slams into building on Merrick Road

Driver arrested and charged with DWI

By Carolyn James When Amityville P.O. More...

IN THE NEWS

Dominic Fileccia of Amity Harbor (1st row right), a member of Carpenters Union Local 290, was one of more than two dozen carpenters from around Long Island to pitch in to help Variety Child Learning Center, a not-for-profit school which provides spec More...

BHC to be razed

Once the largest private hospital in the United States, Brunswick Hospital Center in Amityville, which closed its doors in 2005, is no more, and the medical building is in the final stages of being readied for demolition. More...

 

People/Social

Amity’s Hargrove family portrait included at LICM

Members of the Hargrove family from Amityville watch as their family portrait is added to a large scale scrapbook style family album at the Long Island Children’s Museum, Garden City. More...

Good Sam offers free prostate screening

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, 1000 Montauk Hwy, West Islip, is holding free PSA prostate cancer screenings, Wed., Sept. 12, 6 to 9 p.m. in the Radiation Oncology men 50 and over and for men 40 and over at high risk for prostate cancer. More...

Free legal services program in North Amityville

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently sponsored a program to provide free legal services to those in need. More...

Events & Calendar

Classic Car Show and Swap Meet Sept. 9

The 24th Annual Copiague Kiwanis Town of Babylon Classic Car Show and Swap Meet will be held Sun., Sept. 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Tanner Park, Wilson Avenue, south of Montauk Highway. The rain date is Sun., Sept. 23. More...

Charity softball event September 7

The Battle by the Bay Charity Softball Event will take place on Sept. 7 at 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Locust Avenue Fields in Babylon Village. Women of West Islip (WOWI) will play the Babylon Village Women’s Club. Admission is free. More...

N. Amityville Fire Co. to hold movie night August 31

The North Amityville Fire Company Inc. Ladies Auxiliary is hosting an outdoor family movie night, Fri., Aug. 31 with a rain date of Sun., Sept. 2. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

The NCAA got it wrong

The decision by the NCAA to strip the Penn State football team of its records, and make the team ineligible for the Big Ten Title this year extends the number of victims of Jerry Sandusky, and is patently unfair. More...

Summer’s Swan Song

Full Story

Is America and freedom under assault?

Dear Editor: Just a few lines to my fellow Americans. If you consider yourself someone who does not mind being manipulated and controlled by a socialistic government that affords you no freedom in any way, shape or form, how can you be an American? More...

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