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February 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Zoning Board denies two-family application on the spot!

In an unusual move, the Amityville Zoning Board of Appeals voted to deny an application withoutfirst reserving a decision pending further discussion.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague School students selected to play at SCMEA All-County Fest

Based upon their performances at last year’s New York State School Music Association Solo Evaluation Festivals, as well as recommendations by their school music teachers, 22 students in grades five to 10 from the Copiague School District were s More...

Copiague School District travels to Commack to celebrate Day of Horn

On Jan. 10, two student-musicians from the Copiague School District traveled to Commack Middle School to participate in the Suffolk County Music Educators Association’s Day of Horn. During the event, Walter G. More...

Copiague School Board honors students

Members of the Copiague School District Board of Education, administration, staff, parents and friends gathered in the Copiague Middle School auditorium to celebrate and honor outstanding students throughout the district who lead by example at the St More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   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...

Leg. Du Wayne Gregory to help sponsor AIDS Awareness event

S. C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory announced that an AIDS Awareness Event presented by Long Island Association for AIDS Care Inc. and hosted by Walgreens in Amityville Friday will be held Feb. 7. More...

Get your tickets for DHPAC’s entertaining performances

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center will offer four presentations in the near future.  •On Sat., Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m., Desert Highway, which recreates the music of the Eagles, will perform. More...

Opinion

Cuomo should call special election

It’s been weeks since Chuck Fuschillo left the Senate to take a job with a not-for-profit organization and, since that time, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has not said a word about calling a special election tofill his seat.  More...

Attention readers:

What do you think about this issue of Internet gambling, one side of which is expressed in a commentary below? More...

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Breaking News - 2/5/2014 12:30 PM

Amityville School Superintendent John R. Williams dies - Free Access

Educator had endeared himself to the larger Amityville community

In February 2008, interim Superintendent John Williams, Ed.D., was appointed Superintendent of the Amityville School District. He replaced Dr. Brian Desorbe. More...

Smiling snowman! - Free Access

This ten-foot snowman, complete with a smile and a top hat, graces a home on Ocean Avenue, Amityville. Great job folks! More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, February 7 • A Mother Goose program will be offered from 10 to 10:45 for infants to age three with a parent. At the Amityville library Oak and John Streets, 631-264- 0567. • Lego Club meeting from 4 to 5 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

IN THE NEWS

Lindenhurst resident Kyle Beck, who attends Copiague Schools and is a member of Copiague Troop 284, recently attained the rank of Eagle Scout. More...

Remember the Dream

Bethel A.M.E Church in Copiague celebrated the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Mon., Jan. 20 with a celebration in the church, sponsored by the Commission on Christian Education.  More...

Colonial Dames meet for luncheon at Irish Coffee Pub

The Long Island Chapter of the Colonial Dames XVII Century held its October meeting at the Amityville Historical Society. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Even though the Riverhead Raceway season concluded in September, the drivers remained busy at other tracks.  For example, Figure-8 pilot Roger Maynor took his Barrasso & Sons Mason Supply Figure-8 car to Citrus Speedway in Florida and finish More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Such a New York story; “Billy” (Ch MACH Merewood NY State of Mind), a remarkable 11-year-old Bearded Collie from Staten Island, is named after the Piano Man. Both dog and namesake will be performing at Madison Square Garden soon. More...

Obituaries

Mattie Callis, Amityville resident, Calvery Baptist Church and Amityville Community Church member

Mattie Callis, a resident of Amityville, died Dec. 5, 2013 at St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage. She was 89 years old.  More...

Etta Rostin, Amityville resident, Simpson United Methodist Church and Order of the Eastern Star member

When Etta Rostin’s daughter left for college, Mrs. Rostin wanted a small part-time job. She approached Dr. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY US BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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