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August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Rotary Gift of Life Gala honors locals and helps save the lives of children

The Amityville Rotary Club held its annual Gala in June, raising thousands of dollars to help provide children from Third World countries life-saving heart surgery.  The event was held at Chateau La Mer in Lindenhurst with approximately 200 peop More...

2014 Babylon Parks Improvement Projects boasts plenty of promise

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with fellow Town officials to celebrate recent improvements made to three of the Town’s recreation facilities as part of the Town’s 2014 Parks Impro More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Transformation is the second part of the equation in severe cases of dog abuse or neglect. Removing a dog from harm’s way is only the beginning of the rescue. Here are two remarkable transformations. More...

Hot Laps

The centerpiece of the Riverhead Raceway program on July 26, 2014 was the Evans/Baldwin/Jarzombek 77-lap Memorial Modified Race.  More...

The South Side Railroad

Over the next weeks, we are going to talk about the “invisible” people and diverse hamlets of Long Island! The early European settlers built their communities around a green and Amityville (known as West Neck) was no different.  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. THURSDAY, August 7 •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Long Island Men’s Center marches against gun violence

Long Island Men’s Center of Amityville recently marched in support of the victims of gun shootings and violence and to raise awareness of the problem within their community. More...

“Doc” Fallot Golf Outing tees off August 7

The 19th annual “Doc” Fallot Golf Outing will be held at the Rock Hill Golf Course, Manorville Thurs., Aug. 7. The event raises money for scholarships.  More...

Opinion

For some this summer the livin’ isn’t so easy

If you are fortunate enough to be enjoying this beautiful summer, perhaps it is time to take a few minutes to think of those who may be less fortunate and to take action to help.  More...

Keeping it clean, thanks!

Like Pharrell, we were happy yesterday when we saw a crew out working on the perimeter of the Brunswick Hospital property.The workers were clearing out and up the debris that was caught behind the fencing there, a lot of it tossed by thoughtless peop More...

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Amityville Village Board to hear informal Meadow Lane plan - Free Access

Meeting tonight

The Amityville Village Board will be hearing an informal presentation tonight for the development of townhouses at the end of Meadow Lane. More...

Babylon Town gives full court press to honor its two basketball pros

Babylon Town welcomed two of its “favorite sons” recently: Mike James of North Amityville and Daniel Richard “Danny” Green Jr., of North Babylon. More...

Legislator D’Amaro urges awareness of West Nile virus

With the summer season in full swing, the risk of contracting mosquito-borne infections like West Nile virus, a disease transmitted from birds to mosquitoes that can cause encephalitis and other health problems, dramatically increases. More...

WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, August 8   •Ice Cream Clowns for grades K-2. Join Chef Rob Scott and make an ice cream cone clown sundae. Farmingdale library, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249- 9090.  Saturday, August 9   More...

 

People/Social

Israeli soldiersfind the care they need here on Long Island

A small company on Long Island is helping to provide Wounded Warriors from around the world with a second chance at a full life. More...

Amityville Welcomes its Wounded Warriors

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Soldier Ride held to support Wounded Warriors

“I am here to support these people; it’s as simple as that.”  That’s how Mike Vulpis described why, dressed in a red, white and blue shirt, he was at Babylon Town Hall to cheer on the Wounded Warriors and those who were t More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Copiague50 Deauville Blvd 631-691-1111   •On Thurs., Aug. 7, 5:30-8:30 p.m., join talented artist Mary Jane Stevens for this threepart painting workshop – Watercolors for Beginners. $10 materials fee. More...

Obituaries

Margaret Broschart, religious education teacher

Longtime Massapequa resident, Margaret (Nanie) Broschart died May 20, 2014 at the age of 95. Born in Brooklyn on Nov. 20, 1918 to Irish immigrant parents Anthony and Mary Palmer, she was always proud of her Irish heritage.  Mrs. More...

Services Aug. 14 for Arthur Michael Devine

A memorial service for Arthur Michael Devine, a graduate of Amityville Memorial High School and lifelong Amityville resident, will be held at the Faith Deliverance Christian Center, 3444 Great Neck Rd., Amityville on Thurs., Aug. 14.  Mr. More...

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INDEX NO.: 060315/2014 File Date: 7/9/2014 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS MORTGAGED PREMISES: 19 WINCHESTER DR., LINDENHURST, NY 11757 DSBL #: 100-128-3-18 Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place More...













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