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May 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, May 23 •Afternoon for games adults only. To be held at the Copiague Memorial library 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691- 1111. Sunday, May 25 More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

While it first appeared that rain would cancel the action at Riverhead Raceway on Sat., May 10, 2014, Mother Nature was just teasing and the majority of the card was completed.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

This week’s “Pets” will provide a Pooch Palette- a glossary of the terms used to describe distinct colors and patterns of specific breeds of dogs. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

James E. Koehler, veteran and employee of Republic Fairchild

James E. Koehler, who was born and moved to Massapequa to raise his family, died April 19, 2014 at his daughter’s home in West Hempstead. He was 90 years old.  More...

Margaret (Peggy) VanNostrand, lifelong Amityville resident and wife of the late Leroy Van Nostrand, local attorney

Margaret (Peggy) Alden Markham VanNostrand, a lifelong resident of Amityville, died April 15, 2014 at her home. She was 96 years old. Peggy was born on Aug. More...

Opinion

Real honor takes action, not words

How do you thank someone who has taken up the cause of freedom on your behalf, faced evil with courage, defended your country and lost their life in the process? More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Counseling services take a real shot against drug abuse

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  Countless headlines continue to touch upon some very important concerns for every parent in our community. And while most of our children do not become statistics, recent trends for drug use and abuse are alarming. More...

Village moves forward with Phase I of beach plan

The Amityville Village Board approved approximately $25,000 at its regular board meeting last week to begin work on the first phase of the renovations at Amityville Beach.  More...

New pavilion to be named after former Sen. Owen Johnson

Senator was instrumental in development of preserve at Edgewood

A new pavilion at the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)’s Edgewood–Oak Brush Plains Preserve will be named for former Sen. Owen H. Johnson in recognition of his years of work to create, expand and improve the preserve. More...

 

People/Social

Iris May Nelson of Amityville celebrates her 100th birthday

Iris May Nelson, a member of Bethel AME Church in Copiague and the North Amityville Senior Center, celebrated her 100th birthday May 3.  More...

Dr. Mary Kelly named superintendent of Amityville School District last week

The Amityville School Board announced, the appointment of interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Mary T. Kelly as the district’s new superintendent effective July 1. More...

Dedication of Towersof Freedom Military Monument Sunday

More than seven years ago, two local men, still reeling from the terrorist attack on the Twin Towers in Manhattan and the loss of more than 3,000 lives there, got together to try and come up with a way of recognizing the people who perished that day, 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...

Second half taxes due by June 2

Babylon Town Receiver of Taxes Corinne DiSomma stated that 2013/2014 second half taxes are due and payable in her office at 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst, on or before May 31. More...

Amityville’s Memorial Day Parade May 26

The Hunter Squires Jackson American Legion Post #1218 of Amityville is proudly hosting a Memorial Day Parade. The ceremonies will begin at 10:00 a.m. The parade will step off at 11:00 a.m.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Sube Assets, LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 3/28/14. Office location: Suffolk County. More...













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