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September 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

When the sound of music leads to lawsuits

Two local restaurants are among nine named in a lawsuit brought by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). More...

Motorcyclist seriously injured in accident on Dixon Avenue

A car and a motorcycle collided on Dixon Avenue, Amityville. More...

IN THE NEWS

The Amityville Fire Department responded to a single-car accident on Oak Street at 2 a.m., Wed., Aug. 20. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead  More...

Hot Laps

One of the largest crowds in memory flocked to the Route 58 oval to celebrate “I Love America Night” at Riverhead Raceway on Aug. 23.  More...

Obituaries

Eileen H. Botjer of Amityville, homemaker and wife of Studebaker dealership owner on Merrick Road

Eileen H. Botjer, who was born in Brooklyn, raised in Oceanside and lived in Amityville since 1947, died June 22, 2014. She was a member of the United Methodist Church here, and of the Junior League and Woman’s Club.  More...

Opinion

Drugs bring terror to our communities

The depth and breath of the organizations that peddle drugs to our children and those addicted in our communities never ceases to amaze us. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Police urge drivers to use caution as school begins

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

We are urging parents to teach their children some simple safety tips before they head back to school.  Very soon, thousands of children will be walking to and from school and school buses – many for the first time. More...

Breaking News - 9/9/2014 5:03 PM

Amityville Village honors those who helped rebuild Beach Pavilion

Awards presented at board meeting Monday

Amityville Village officials honored residents and local businesses who donated time and services to help rebuild the Amityville Beach Pavilion. The certificates of appreciation were awarded as the Village’s regular board meeting Mon., Sept. 8. More...

Court overturns ZBA decision to allow apartments as accessory buildings

Barbara and Alfred Ceglio of Amityville have notified Amityville Village that they are appealing a decision by the courts vacating an approval they received from the Amityville Zoning Board of Appeals. More...

Amityville Police assist in investigation and arrests of local heroin dealers

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Summer WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, September 6   •Pumpkin carving at the Copiague Memorial library One pumpkin per family. $3 material fee. Copiague library 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

 

Schools/Sports

Copiague students perform Schoolhouse Rock

Copiague Middle School students performed their version of Schoolhouse Rock Live! on June 11. 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. THURSDAY, September 4 More...

Golf outing in support of troops, Sept. 29

American Legion Post 94, Babylon, will hold its seventh annual Golf Outing to Support the Troops Campaign, Mon., Sept. 29 at Bergen Point Golf Course. Check-in is 8 a.m.witha9a.m.start. More...

Good Shepherd hosts bereavement groups September & November

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are opened to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death, at no charge.  Upcoming bereavement support groups, led by a bereavement specialist, include: Spousal/Partner Loss Group, More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD Pursuant to provisions of Local Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon Accessory Apart More...













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