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February 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Police rescue fawn from icy waters off Fire Island

Quick action by two Suffolk County police officers, assisted by a family of deer, helped save the life of a fawn caught in the icy waters off Davis Park Marina in Fire Island Thursday. More...

Here’s to your Health and Well Being! Study shows NYS children eating healthier

State Health Commissioner Nirav R. More...

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Catherine Juliano, of Amityville, a second-year student at Rochester Institute of Technology’s College of Applied Science and Technology, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2012 quarter. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

It might rain on your parade, but winter storm Nemo isn’t going to ruin America’s Dog Show. The show must go on, despite snow, wind gusts and canceled flights. More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •One-on-one Live-brary.com eBooks and eAudiobooks download help will be available Saturdays, 3 to 3:45 p.m. or 4 to 4:45 p.m. Registration is required. More...

Obituaries

Joe Buckley, Massapequa Park resident, former owner of Katie Daly’s

For many years Joe Buckley welcomed his customers to his restaurants and many became friends. “He was more to people than just a business owner,” said his daughter Kelly O’Boyle. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

GUEST EDITORIAL

It wasn’t supposed to be this way

by Thomas F. Barraga More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Reader: Editorial about Hillary Clinton was off base More...

Residents ask school board to review and upgrade security measures

Several residents spoke at last week’s Amityville School Board meeting saying they were concerned with the district’s security and communication methods. More...

Artists Circle Gallery looking for new home

The Amityville Artists Circle Gallery, which opened in Sept. 2007, will be closing and the organization is looking for space to hold its monthly meetings and exhibit the work of local artists. The gallery, which closed Jan. More...

Town to hear proposals for North Amity development

Three private companies will make proposals to the Town Board for development of town-owned property at Great Neck Road and Albany Avenue, Amityville. Tbe presentations will be made at a town board meeting Tues., Feb. 19, 4 p.m. More...

S.C. lawmakers recognize county jail's re-accreditation

The Suffolk County Correctional Facility was highlighted during a general meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature as Sheriff Vincent F. More...

 

People/Social

Pvt. Schashuna D. Bailey graduates Basic Combat Training and Sgt. Darrell L. Webster returns to the U.S.

Army National Guard Pvt. Schashuna D. Bailey has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma. Bailey is the niece of Paulette Harrison of Amityville and cousin of Maxvel Rose of West Babylon. More...

Copiague H.S. seniors sign Letters of Intent

Two Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School seniors have committed to continuing their academic careers while playing college athletics by signing National Letters of Intent. More...

Farmingdale State College to host workshops in February

The NYS Small Business Development Center at Farmingdale State College will hold workshops in February. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Annual Black History Month Program February 23

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer and the Department of Human Services will present the 25th Annual Black History Month Program to be held Sat., Feb. 23, 11:30 a.m. at Amityville Memorial High School, 250 Merrick Rd., Amityville. More...

Ladies Auxiliary ’50s Dance February 23

The Veterans of Foreign Wars and The Ladies Auxiliary of Post 7279 will hold a ‘50s dance, Sat. Feb. 23, 8 p.m. The cost of $20 includes heros, salads, beer, wine, soda, coffee and cake. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The TOWN OF BABYLON Commissioner of General Services will receive sealed proposals for BID #13G16 CONCRETE TRANSIT MIX until 10:00 a.m. on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2013 at the Town Hall, 200 E. More...

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