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December 12, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville HS Inducts 17 into Sports Hall of Fame

Amityville High School inducted 17 members into the Sports Hall of Fame at a ceremony held Homecoming Weekend. More...

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Pets pets pets

All-stitched-up-but-notready to-go, two Last Hope dogs shared turkey scraps on Thanksgiving Day while convalescing from orthopedic surgery. Their cages were near each other in the recovery room at NY Veterinary Specialty Center. More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •On Thurs., Dec. 13, 7 to 8:45 p.m. an introduction to vintage costume jewelry will be held. You are encouraged to bring in any pieces and share its history with the group. More...

Obituaries

Dorothy “Butch” Grace Ramo, AMHS graduate, Class of 1956, and former resident of Massapequa Park Village

A funeral Mass will be held on Dec. 15 at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church, Massapequa for Mrs. Dorothy “Butch” Grace Ramo (Debono), a former resident of Massapequa Park who died Nov. 7, 2012. The Mass is at 10 a.m. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Where has human empathy gone?

The death at her own hand of Jacintha Saldanha, the nurse from London who was pranked by an Australian radio station and then put on a national stage for ridicule, is the most brutal reminder to us of just how warped some people’s sense of humo More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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Mayor Imbert says he will not seek reelection in March

Amityville Mayor Peter T. Imbert announced this week that he would not be seeking reelection to a 5th term. He cited the demands of his growing family and an increasing business responsibility as the reason for his decision. More...

Disaster home and business loans are available to repair or replace disaster-damaged property from Hurricane Sandy

Survivors should not wait to settle with their insurance companies before applying for Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan assistance. More...

 

People/Social

Olympic Gold Medalist Jeff Blatnick visits Copiague wrestlers

To culminate a successful inaugural summer program, wrestlers attending the Copiague Summer Wrestling Camp received a special treat, as 1984 Olympic Gold Medalist Jeff Blatnick visited the athletes. More...

Mary P. Myton Literary Society meets

The October meeting of the Mary P. Myton Literary Society was held in the home of Sharyn Vetter. The president welcomed the members and guests. The treasurer gave her report. More...

St. Martin of Tours choir visits Amityville homes

St. Martin of Tours choir visited many homes in Amityville, decorated for the Holiday Tour. The choir sang Christmas songs for residents and visitors. Mrs. Martinez, St. More...

Events & Calendar

New Year’s Gala Dec. 31

Marconi Lodge 333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip will host a gala New Year’s Eve Party, Mon., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. The cost per person is $65. It is suggested to make your reservations early. For additional information, call J. More...

Christmas concerts at St. John’s Dec. 18-19

The Performing Arts Department of St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School will present an instrumental Christmas concert featuring the Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Wind Ensemble and Orchestra, Tues., Dec. 18, 7:30 p.m. More...

Property owners are reminded tax statement has been mailed

Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter reminds all property owners that if you have not received your 2012- 2013 Real Property Tax Statement, you are still responsible for its payment. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Index No.: 17309/11Date of Filing: November30, 2012SUPREME COURT OFTHE STATE OF NEWYORKCOUNTY OF SuffolkCHAMPION MORTGAGECOMPANY, Plaintiff,-against-UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, DISTRIBUTEESOR SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST OF THE LATEHENRY More...

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