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May 14, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Friday, May 16   •iPad/iPhone iOS Basics from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Brin your iPad or iPhone to this class and learn about gestures, iCloud, WiFi, calendar, contacts, mail, reminders and notes. Leatn about free apps. More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville track and field gets noticed

Amityville High School athletics has been known for quite a while for producing some of the best talent in football and basketball, but track and field may be where athletes may take the most pride.  Track and field in its very nature is an indi More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

It opened in early April, but May 7 was the official ribbon-cutting at Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists (CRES), a horse hospital for specialty services and critical care located at the backstretch of historic Belmont Racetrack. More...

Hot Laps

Opening night at Riverhead Raceway seemed like a family affair.  In the Nascar Modifieds, Shawn Solomito won both of the twin 30 features. However Vincent Biondolillo was the first of the clan to shine. In qualifying, he drew the pole. More...

Obituaries

Arthur Cromarty, graduate of AMHS, decorated veteran, former Town supervisor and S.C. administrative judge, at 94

Flags were flown at half staff at all Suffolk County facilities May 7, 8 and 9 in honor of Judge Arthur Cromarty, one of New York’s longest-sitting administrative Supreme Court justices and namesake of the Arthur M. More...

Opinion

Voting is a civic obligation

EDITORIAL

Next week voters will have an opportunity to cast their votes on local school district budgets for the coming year and to select the individuals who will represent them on the school board. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Decision allowing prayer at municipal meetings is an affront to democracy

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor,  Whether someone or group of people are in a “situation” that they are uncomfortable with or offended by “words,” is not what truly is the problem.  More...

Breaking News - 5/15/2014 4:10 PM

Volleyball courts on agenda for tonight's Amityville Village Board meeting - Free Access

Update: Village presents Plans

By Carolyn JamesThe Amityville Village Board is expected to approve approximately $25,000 to begin work on the first phase of the renovations at Amityville beach at tonight's  meeting. More...

Amityville Village kicks off spring with a busy weekend at end of April

It as a busy weekend in Amityville April 25, 26 and 27, as several local organizations held events.  On Friday night, the Amityville Rotary held its wine tasting event at the Amityville Club.  More...

 

People/Social

Police officers honored for invaluable protection against drunk drivers

S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Police Chief James Burke and Suffolk County Stop DWI representatives honored 23 police officers for making the most DWI arrests in Suffolk County. More...

Incumbent Trustee Mark Epps faces challenge from Carolyn Dodd for seat on Amityville School Board

Amityville School Board Trustee Mark Epps is running for reelection and faces opposition from former teacher and ATA president Carolyn Dodd. The two square off in an election that also includes incumbent Trustees Lisa Johnson and Ronald A. More...

AMITYVILLE

Voters head to the polls Tues., May 20 to vote on their school budget and elect school board trustees. In some districts, additional propositions are also on the ballot.   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...

EDP offers opportunity to earn a high school diploma for life experiences

The External Diploma Program offers adults 21 and over the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences and earn a traditional high school diploma. More...

Suffolk property tax deadline May 31

Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter wants to remind everyone of the upcoming deadline for payment of property taxes. Taxes are payable to the local receiver of taxes in your Town from December 1 up to and including May 31. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The TOWN OF BABYLON Commissioner of General Services will receive sealed proposals for BID #14G37 VETERINARY MEDICAL SUPPLIES until 10:00 a.m. More...













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