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September 12, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

WTC Steel comes to Amityville

In the unseasonal heat of last Friday's September morning, and the unusual silence that bore down on those gathered, a piece of twisted steel from the World Trade Center made its way with a police and fire department escort to its final resting place More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Our first attempt was a huge success, so we are doing it again. Hempstead Town Shelter and Last Hope Animal Rescue will be co-hosting the 2012 Bully Breed Brigade on Sat., Sept. 22 from 11a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •The Library will offer GRASP – the GED Study at Home Program next on Mon., Nov. 5. More...

Events & Calendar

Amityville FD scholarship fundraiser September 20

The Amityville Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is having a scholarship fundraiser and membership drive Thurs., Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m. at the Main Firehouse, 55 W. Oak St., Amityville. It is open to the public. More...

See the comedy The Fox on the Fairway this fall

Township Theatre Group will present the Long Island premiere of Ken Ludwig’s comedy The Fox on the Fairway. The show will be produced Sat., Sept. 29; Fri., Oct. 5 and Sat. Oct. 6, 8 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 30 and Sun., Oct. 7, 2 p.m. More...

Good Sam holds drawing contest for kids

Good Samaritan Hospital Center for Pediatric Care is holding a contest: So You Think You Can Draw. Entrants up to the age of 18 can draw a picture of healthy lunch and the top three winners will receive a prize. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL NOTICES

Notice of Formation of Westbound Property Group, LLC. Arts of Org. filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 7/18/12. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARING BY THE TOWNOF BABYLONACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARDPursuant to provisions ofLocal Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, noticeis hereby given that theTown of Babylon AccessoryApartment Review Boardwill hold a public hearingin th More...

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARING BY THE TOWNOF BABYLONACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARDPursuant to provisions ofLocal Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, noticeis hereby given that theTown of Babylon AccessoryApartment Review Boardwill hold a public hearingin th More...

Babylon Town moves to can its new carter

After announcing a new residential garbage collection contract in July that was expected to bring millions of dollars in savings to taxpayers, Babylon Town officials voted Monday to pull their support for the contract and authorize that Babylon Town More...

Police revive man in cardiac arrest

Quick work by Good Samaritans and Suffolk County Police helped save the life of a driver who collapsed at the wheel of his vehicle at Albany Avenue and Croydon Road, North Amityville Sept. 6, shortly after 12 p.m. More...

Brunswick Hospital in Amityville is razed

The demolition of Brunswick Hospital Center in Amityville got underway Tues., Sept. 4. Crews came in and began razing the building, which once was a medical facility serving Amityville and surrounding communities. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Memorial High School honors top seniors for 2012

Amityville Memorial High School held a special evening of awards to honor its outstanding seniors. The most awards went to Class of 2012 Valedictorian Haley Jacobsen and Salutatorian Cindy Coffee. More...

Former local resident J.P. Skelly named Broadcaster of the year

KORN News Radio 1490 News Director J.P. Skelly is the 2012 South Dakota Broadcaster of the Year. Skelly is a 1974 graduate of Walter G. O’Connell High School in Copiague. More...

Lumiere Ballet performs Coppelia at Tanner Park

On the Weekend of Aug. 11, Lumiere Ballet presented two free performances of Coppelia to residents. The performances were organized by the Town of Babylon Cultural Affairs, and took place at the Tanner Park Bandshell. More...

Obituaries

Betty Cowan, 25-year volunteer with St. Martin’s Outreach

Elizabeth (Betty) Cowan, a longtime resident of Massapequa Park, died Aug. 18, 2012 following a brief illness. She was 89 years old. More...

Ruth E. Cromarty, longtime Amityville resident and mother of former Police Chief

Ruth E. Cromarty, 88, of Chapin, SC died September 3, 2012 at Lexington Extended Care, Lexington, SC. Born on Oct. 13, 1923 in Ellicott City, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Johannes and Gertrude Schulz, immigrants from Buchholz, Germany. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Make your life a living symbol to honor those who died 9/11

The mournful sound of bagpipes filled the air at the site of the World Trade Center Tuesday morning. Helicopters hovered overhead, and a gripping silence made clear this was a holy place. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Saladino works to protect families, children and taxpayers

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