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June 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

“From Shore to Shore: Boat Builders and Boatyards of Westchester and Long Island” to profile Amityville

On July 1, Long Island Traditions will open “From Shore to Shore: Boat Builders of Westchester and Long Island,” a major exhibition at the Port Jefferson Village Center on the traditional occupational and recreational culture of boat buil More...

Weekend Events:

HAMS to meet The Great South Bay Amateur Radio is hosting an even Saturday and Sunday at 3 and 2 p.m. respectively at Babylon Town Hal, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Youngest team places 3rd in U.S. Dept. of Energy’s STEP Regional Science

Five students from Edmund W. Miles Middle School in Amityville took third place in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) Regional Science Bowl competition held at Farmingdale State College in May. More...

BVAC’s Arts in the Afternoon features poetry open mic

On Sat. , July 13, 1 to 4 p.m., a poetry open mic will be a featured segment of Arts in the Afternoon, a free cultural arts event organized by the Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC). More...

PAMES students take on the staff in basketball

It was a night of spirited competition as Amityville’s Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School (PAMES) faculty and staff tipped off against the students in a charity basketball game. More...

Obituaries

Ruth Jean Faubion Stark, former Amityville resident and Copiague Junior High School teacher

Ruth Jean Stark, “Jean” to her many friends, and a former resident of Homestead Avenue, Amityville, died suddenly at her home in Cameron, Missouri, on Sun., May 5, 2013. She was laid to rest at Grant City Cemetery on May 14, 2013. More...

Warner T. Shaw, Amityville resident

Warner T. Shaw, a resident of Amityville, died April 27, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. He was 73 years old. Mr. Shaw was born Oct. 12, 1939 in Charleston, South Carolina to Lawrence and Elizabeth Jackson. More...

Volunteers needed at Parents for Megan’s Law

Volunteers are needed to assist with general office duties at Parents for Megan’s Law. Candidates should be available for daytime hours and be positive, energetic and professional with good communication skills. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Qualification ofLido Retail LLC. Authorityfiled with NY Secy of State(SSNY) on 5/9/13. Officelocation: Suffolk County.LLC formed in Delaware(DE) on 5/1/13. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

Village settles tax claims; extends waiver on storm-related building permit fees

Amityville Village approved two certiorari (tax) claims brought by High Tech Pharmaceutical at 10 and 13 Edison Ave., Amityville. More...

Amityville enjoys another great Heritage Fair

“The island (as far as I went) from west to east seems to be equally divided between flat, and hilly land,” George Washington, description of Long Island on April 24, 1790. More...

Local resident Jeanette Santos earns distinguished service award

Jeannette Santos of Amityville, the current president of the Board of Western Suffolk BOCES and trustee on the Amityville Board of Education, was recognized with the Distinguished Service Award on May 29 by the Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Associatio More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

This “Dog Overload” column coincides with the last day of school, marking eight years since I retired from teaching. More...

Events & Calendar

Engaging children to read through performance

Showcasing their reading comprehension, listening and acting skills, first- graders performed Readers Theater presentations of Goldilocks and the Three Bears and The Three Little Pigs for one another. More...

Kick off the summer with Amityville soccer tryouts

The Amityville Soccer League will hold tryouts for its competitive and recreational teams this week. More...

Blessed Hope's annual picnic June 23

Blessed Hope Mission Church of Bay Shore/Faith Realty Network will hold its annual church/office picnic, Sun., June 23, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Heckscher State Park, East Islip, at Field #1 reached by making a sharp right. Bring your own picnic lunch. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

ZBA application asks too much of the community

The Amityville Zoning Board of Appeals is considering an application to permit a family to live in an accessory building at a single-family home on Perkins Avenue. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Freedom of the press isn’t, and shouldn’t, be absolute

Dear Editor, U.S. Rep. More...

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