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October 24, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Fuschillo and Gordon, old political rivals, square off again in Senate race

For the third time, incumbent senator Charles Fuschillo faces political hopeful Carol Gordon in the run for the seat in the eighth Senate District. The two squared off in 2008 and 2010. More...

Amityville Homecoming this Weekend

Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) will celebrate Homecoming 2012 weekend on October 26 and 27, beginning with the second annual AMHS Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony and culminating with the Varsity Football Warriors squaring of More...

Suffolk lawmakers reviewing S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone's budget for 2013; Legislature to vote November 7

It may not be perfect, but County Executive Steve Bellone said his proposed budget is balanced, freezes general fund taxes, keeps spending within the property tax cap and avoids additional layoffs. More...

W.I. Educator Vivianne Falcone running against King for Congress

In the Second Congressional race, where public school teacher and Democrat Vivianne Falcone is challenging incumbent Republican Peter King, the candidates agree that the economy and putting more Americans to work are priorities. More...

THIS WEEKEND’S COMING EVENTS

Fri., October 26, 2012•Amityville Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, 7 p.m. in AMHS gym.•Farmers Market, 1:30 to 6:30 P.M., 9/11 Memorial parking lot 253 Broadway (Route 110), just south of Sunrise Highway. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Our dogs’ lives are microcosms of our own. Fifteen years, if we are blessed with the “maximum” amount of time together, can go by in an eye blink. More...

Library

At your llibrary

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

BACCA to honor Mayor Brennan at fifth annual Harvest Moon Gala

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) is holding its fifth annual Harvest Moon Gala and will honor Mayor Thomas A. Brennan of Lindenhurst with the 2012 Owen H. Johnson Lifetime Achievement Award. The event will be held Thurs., Nov. More...

Volunteers needed at Parents for Megan’s Law

Volunteers are needed to assist with general office duties at Parents for Megan’s Law (PFML) and the Crime Victims Center (CVC). More...

Holiday performances in Northport

The Minstrel Players Theatre Company of Northport will put on its seventh holiday production at Houghton Hall - Trinity Episcopal Church, 130 Main St., Northport Village. The Company will stage Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Debates tell us more about our country than the candidates

Who won the debates? Who had the best comeback? Which candidate was the most aggressive? What impact did the nuances of body language and facial expressions have on the public? Will all of this change people’s minds and translate into votes? More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

From our online readers and contributors In response to a letter by Bernard Hennelly (A call for military to take offensive at the polls, Oct. 10 & 11 editions) Submitted by mdemarestc@gmail.com on Mon, 2012-10-15 14:40. More...

Breaking News - 10/28/2012 7:05 PM

STORM UPDATE - Free Access

Babylon mandates evacuations

In advance of Hurricane Sandy’s arrival, Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer has issued an executive order declaring a State of Emergency for the entire Town of Babylon. More...

Breaking News - 10/26/2012 12:46 PM

Storm Preparedness

Hurricane Sandy, which is currently a category 2 hurricane (winds in excess of 105 mph) is headed to Long Island and local officials are asking residents to be mindful of the threat that high winds and heavy rains pose to our area, including the poss More...

Local drive to refurbish kids playground at Amityville Beach

A community effort is underway to refurbish the playground at the Amityville Beach, and so far the volunteers have raised more than $15,000 and are asking the public to join them in reaching their goal. More...

Police arrest two following shooting in Massapequa

Seventh Squad detectives report the details of two arrests for a robbery with a shooting that occurred in Massapequa on Sat., Oct. 13 at 8 p.m. More...

Local lawmakers look to preserve vital services

Local county lawmakers are holding meetings and working through the county’s proposed 2013 budget looking in particular for ways of increasing funding to the Tri-Community and MLK health care centers in Amityville and Wyandanch. More...

Saladino & Cherlin running in 9th AD

Health care, women’s rights, leadership and bringing tax relief to Long Island are the major issues discussed by the candidates running in the 9th Assembly district. More...

 

People/Social

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents: Tribute to Jazz Piano with Jazz Great Jeb Patton

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents a “Tribute to Jazz Piano” with Jazz great Jeb Patton, Sunday, Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20, and are free to students and their parents. More...

Adrienne Egglinger weds

After a seven-year courtship, Adrienne Colleen Egglinger, daughter of Diane and Stephen Egglinger of Amityville, married Michael Scott McCall son of AnneMarie McCall and Scott Mc- Call on May 27, 2012. More...

Police offer tips for a safe Halloween

The Village of Amityville Police Department is urging parents to teach their children simple safety tips before they head out to “Trick or Treat” this Halloween by distributing AAA’s Halloween Activity Sheets and bookmarks. More...

Obituaries

James R. Grover, lawyer , NYS Assemblyman and WWII army veteran

Born in Babylon Village in 1919, he was the son of Babylon Village Police Chief “Russ” and Christine Grover of Babylon. Mr. Grover attended Babylon Schools and graduated from Babylon High School in 1937. More...

Frank William Brazinski

May 8, 1932 - August 11, 2012

Frank William Brazinski was the son of Sophia Caroline Pavidis, who was born in Lithuania and immigrated to the United States early last century. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation ofA&E Real Property Mgmt.LLC. Arts of Org. filed withNY Secy of State (SSNY)on 10/1/12. Office location:Suffolk County. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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