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April 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville BOE, staff honored with numerous recognitions

Numerous members of the Amityville Board of Education and staff have been honored with various awards for excellence in their respective areas. BOE First Vice President Nathan King and BOE Trustees Dr. More...

Amityville inventor remembered at Lauder Museum

Charles de Quillfeldt Senior (1837 to 1922), the grandfather of our late neighbor and friend, Charles III, is recognized for many patented inventions.  More...

ASD proposes "Beautify Amityville" Day in memory of Superintendent John Williams

When Amityville School Board member Dr. Kathleen Corbett was trying to think of a proper way to memorialize Superintendent John Williams Ed.D., who died Feb. 4, 2014, she remembered the first time she met Dr. Williams. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague Board Day at School

Every few years, members of the Copiague School District Board of Education spend a day traveling throughout the district, visiting selected classrooms and observing lessons covering a broad range of topics during a special Board Day at School. More...

St. Rose CYO girls sixth-grade basketball team wins third consecutive championship

Saint Rose’s sixthgrade girls basketball team has won their third consecutive CYO championship and second consecutive Island Garden Super League championship in as many years respectively. 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...

Meet Presiding Officer Gregory at Copiague Memorial Library

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory will meet with constituents of the 15th Legislative District at Copiague Memorial Public Library Tues., May 6, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.   More...

Residents invited to honor FDNY 9/11 hero Bob Beckwith May 8

The Babylon Town Conservative Committee invites all residents to join them in honoring FDNY 9/11 hero Bob Beckwith and State Conservative Party Chairman Mike Long on Thurs., May 8, 7 p.m., Chateau La Mer, 845 Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Piggyback NYC, LLC, Arts of Org. filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on March 18, 2014. Office location: Bay Shore, Suffolk County, New York. More...

Breaking News - 5/2/2014 1:50 PM

Village workers on the roads - Free Access

Village crews were out today fixing potholes on Park Avenue from Greene Avenue to Ireland, where the road was closed. The first day of good weather provided the opportunity to get this work done.  More...

Amityville Police arrest man after he goes on violent drunken spree through Village

Amityville Village Police arrested a Copiague man after he went on a drunken frenzy through Amityville, threatening two people with a knife and a hammer. Police gave this account:  More...

All safe following search of AMHS after bomb scare

Amityville Village and Suffolk County Police evacuated the Amityville Memorial High School Thurs., April 24, after receiving a call in which an individual said there was a bomb in the school.  Police immediately responded to the school and did a More...

Good Sam and St. Francis team up to provide extraordinary care

While Americans gained greater awareness of heart disease during Heart Month in February, Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip was focused on aggressively treating it through the new St. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, May 2   •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For information call 516-889-2184.  Saturday, May 3   More...

 

People/Social

Students to present energy report to Amityville Village

Three SUNY Maritime College engineering students are completing a facilities energy conservation matrix for Amityville Village with a goal of helping the Village reduce its energy consumption by 10 to 15 percent over the next three years.  More...

S.C. Leg. Gregory meeting with NY Rising Director Jon Kaiman

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and N.C. Leg. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Time for the blunt, annual reminder: Heartworm is horrible! Symptoms remain hidden until severe. Treatment is costly and dangerous. More...

Hot Laps -

The first practice probably had less cars than anticipated, but the Easter holiday probably held driver participation and fan attendance down. Those drivers that did attend seemed to have their cars ready for the new season.  More...

Obituaries

Philip J. Weber, longtime Amityville resident, Army veteran

Philip J. Weber, a longtime Amityville resident and U.S. Army veteran, died March 6, 2014. He was 86 years old.  Mr. Weber was born in Brooklyn to Anthony and Jennie (Wisnewski) Weber. He volunteered in the U.S. More...

Opinion

When people care for the environment, the environment responds resoundingly

The strength and resiliency of our environment is a source of hope and inspiration. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Manner in which Smith not reappointed to Amity ZBA is indefensible

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  Thank you for addressing Roger’s leaving the Zoning Board. As Roger’s wife and as a resident, I felt that 15 years of service to the Village on the Zoning Board should have at least been acknowledged. More...













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