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July 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Village approves labor contracts

After some discussion and debate, the Amityville Village Board approved new CSEA and DPW contracts, passing along raises to those employees of 0, 0, 1.5, 1.5 and 2 percent. The CSEA contract runs from Dec. 2010 through Nov. More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville Memorial High School

Amityville Memorial High School’s Lou Howard field was filled with pride and beaming smiles on Sat., June 22 as the AMHS Class of 2013 celebrated their graduation. More...

Copiague High School

With mortarboards in hand ready for launch, the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Class of 2013 waited for Principal Jeanette Altruda to pronounce them graduates, thus completing their educational careers as Copiague Eagles. More...

Two Amityville women win awards at Runner’s Edge 5k Women’s Run

Melissa Kennedy and Grace Abamwa of Amityville won awards at the 30th annual Runner’s Edge Long Island 5 Kilometer Women’s Run on July 13, as a strong field of 439 runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes crossed the finish line on the tr 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...

Runners invited to support the fight against breast cancer August 17

The Third Annual Hope Runs Here 5K Breast Cancer Run/Walk Grand Prix Race will be held Sat., Aug. 17, 8:30 a.m. at Westfield Sunrise Property, One Sunrise Mall, Massapequa. More...

Fate shows mercy to the Mercy INN

A year ago the volunteers who run The Mercy INN did not know how it would survive after over 30 years of feeding the hungry and homeless of Wyandanch and its surrounding communities. Located in the basement of Trinity Lutheran Church at 17 S. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT -COUNTY OF SUFFOLKONEWEST BANK, FSB,Plaintiff-against-MARIA C. YANES A/K/AMARIA YANES A/K/AYENIS M. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, July 26 •Celebrate National Ice Cream Day the library will be making ice cream sundaes from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The program is for all ages with an adult. At the Farmingdale Library, 116 Merritts Road, or call 516-249-9090. More...

 

People/Social

Zach Bernstein Memorial Invitational Amityville, 2013

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Babylon Soldier Ride

The Soldier Ride passed through Amityville last week and people were out in force to cheer the veterans and riders on. Watch online and next week's print edition for full story and photo spread. More...

Henry Marcley of Amityville turns 92!

Pictured from left: Janet, Joyce (Vergili), Henry, Jean and June (Connell), who surprised the family with an impromptu visit from her home in Florida. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

A sparse crowd, held down by early indications of threatening weather, did not lessen the emotion shown by the competitors at Riverhead Raceway on July 13, 2013. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor, Shall be lifted -- Nevermore!” - Edgar Allan Poe This quote from the famous poem “The Raven” by Poe describes how hoarders’ pets must feel once they are More...

Obituaries

Catherine M. Boyce of Amityville, 87

Catherine M. Boyce, a resident of Amityville and a former resident of Astoria, Queens, died June 24, 2013 at her home. She was 87 years old. Ms. Boyce was born March 1, 1926 to Thomas J. and Amelia (Posser) Boyce. More...

Opinion

Summer’s here but the hurt caused by Sandy still pains some

As we continue to enjoy our public spaces as a community this summer, we think it is important to remember that many people were responsible for getting them in shape for this season. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Readers respond to Gaidon letter July 10: “Charity begins at home”

Dear Editor: First I wish to say to Mr. Gaidon, I could not have expressed those thoughts better myself. I am so pleased to know that a fellow American is telling it like it is. More...

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