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September 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Police using newest technology to find stolen goods

When he was on vacation in Texas, Amityville Police Lt. Gerald Gralton read about a program being used there as an effective tool to protect personal property for residents and police. More...

Long Island Family Festival at Tanner Park Sept. 12-14

The 7th Annual Long Island Family Festival is on its way! It is time to mark your calendars and save the date! This fun-filled family festival will take place on Fri., Sept. 12 from 6 to 10 p.m. (featuring live music, food and carnival); Sat., Sept. More...

WALK Radio and Zwanger Pesiri help fight against drug/alcohol addiction

WALK 97.5 FM Radio and Zwanger Pesiri have teamed up with the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD) to produce a series of public service messages focused on the fight against Long Island’s growing heroin epidemic. More...

North Shore Health System puts patients at their fingertips

North Shore-LIJ Health System patients will soon have 24/7 access to their health information online. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Until recently scientists believed that only humans were capable of recognizing faces. Now a study from the University of Helsinki has demonstrated that dogs use this visual skill too when they look at images. More...

Hot Laps

The monster trucks were on the program at Riverhead Raceway on Aug. 30, 2014, but before they appeared, drivers in other divisions appeared to be making their cars into junk.  More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Sawyer, 68-year resident and beloved Amityville Village barber

Thomas E. Sawyer, 68-year resident and a beloved Village barber, died July 5, 2014 in Toms River, New Jersey. He was 83 years old.  Mr. Sawyer was born on Sept. 9, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York to George and Delia (Ross) Sawyer. More...

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Public Notices

Notice of formation of LLC Name of LLC: CNJ Pest Management LLC Date of filing articles of organization with the NY Dept of State:April 15, 2014 Office of LLC: Suffolk County The NY Secretary of State has been More...

Breaking News - 9/12/2014 1:05 PM

Unsafe structure cordorned off by police

Amityville Village is trying to track down the owner of industrial property at 21 and 25 DeForest Avenue after they determined that the structures were compromised. More...

Amityville football looks to recapture to glory days in 2014

Amityville football is looking to make major strides in 2014.  The Warriors are ranked fourth in Division III in the preseason rankings following a 2013 season where the Warriors finished 4-4. More...

Local church members march for peace

Members of Emmanual Church,Broadway, Amityville, held a march for peace through the Village Sun., Aug. 31. The event drew several hundred people who held signs testifying to their belief in God and their hope for the world.   More...

Aging population puts a wrinkle into Long Island’s future

by Carolyn James  More...

Good Sam offers car seat safety checks

Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children ages one to 13 years old. Many times deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters and seat belts. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, September 12   •Dominican Village National Assisted Living week, Sports and Songs at 1 p.m. Dominical Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville. For information call 631-842-6091.  More...

 

Schools/Sports

IT'S BACK TO SCHOOL!

Schools welcomed back students, teachers and administrators last week marking the beginning of the 2014-15 school year. The Copiague School District officially opened its doors on Sept. 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...

Vendors needed for AMVETS Craft and Vendor Sale Nov. 8

Vendors are wanted for AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary #18 Craft and Vendor Sale to be held Sat., Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 141 Carleton Ave., East Islip. Call Chairwoman Gloria Morck at 631-277-9842.   More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue fall fundraiser Sept. 26

Tickets are now on sale for fall supermarket Bingo. All the proceeds benefit Last Hope’s Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation efforts.The event will be held Fri., Sept. 26, at Levittown Hall, 201 Levittown Pkwy, Hicksville. Doors open at 6 p.m. More...

Opinion

Thirteen years later and we still face danger from terrorism

Thirteen years, a decade and three years. Those born 13 years ago are teenagers today; those who were 50 are now eligible for social security.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Readers speak out about illegal immigration and amnesty

A recent online poll in this newspaper asked readers if President Barack Obama should grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a presidential executive order.  The results of the poll, which was open to readers online since Aug. More...













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