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November 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville welcomes ART Space

If ArtSpace and Amityville don’t come to a mutual agreement to move forward with opening a building in the Village for work-force housing for artists, with room for galleries, theaters or other creative spaces it won’t be because the loca More...

Zoning change sought for Oak Street property

A proposal to change the zoning on properties at 22, 26 and 30 Oak Street, Amityville was the subject of a public hearing before the Amityville Village Board last night. The request for the change comes from developer Robert A. More...

SC makes history with first ban on sale of powdered caffeine to minors

A law co-sponsored by S.C. Legs. DuWayne Gregory, presiding officer, and William Spencer M.D., that bans the sale of powdered caffeine to minors was signed into law by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone. More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville native Darrel Young scores Redskins’ first touchdown this season

Less than one percent of high school football players make it to the NFL and Amityville native Darrel Young has beaten the odds. Young, a fullback for the Washington Redskins, was a former standout for the Amityville Warriors. 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, November 13 •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Trio Solisti to perform at Adelphi November 22

The acclaimed chamber music ensemble Trio Solisti will be performing Sat, Nov. 22, at 8p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, Adelphi University, Concert Hall (One South Avenue, Garden City). More...

VFW to collect items for troops Nov. 22

The VFW, American Legion, K of C and Copiague Schools are collecting donations of non-perishable item/snacks, toiletries and letters of support for our troops. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of FJL Of Long Island, LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 9/11/14. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 11/19/2014 4:00 PM

Lawmaker calls upon Governor to sign bill protecting the Great South Bay - Free Access

Contaminated Grumman plume heading this way

NYS Assemblyman Joseph Saladino called on Gov. More...

Breaking News - 11/14/2014 12:24 PM

Copiague school bond goes down in defeat - Free Access

Copiague School District residents defeated a proposal yesterday to borrow $69 million to upgrade and renovate school buildings.Polls closed last night at 10 p.m. with results showing almost a 2-to-1 loss in a low voter turnout (383 yes and 694 no). More...

Venditto elected on wave of Republican victories

Change occurs on all levels of government and in every one of life’s arenas. More...

Copiague Schools to hold bond vote November 13

Tomorrow, Nov. 13, residents in the Copiague School District will have the opportunity to vote on a capital project bond referendum.  More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, November 14   • Meditation workshop at 7 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin’s grad Jovhann Egalite competes for miss Teen New York Title

Jovhann Egalite, of Massapequa, was recently selected to participate in the 2014 Miss Teen New York pageant competition that will take place Sun., Nov. 16. More...

NYS Assemblyman Sweeney sponsors Senior Health Fair

New York State Assemblyman Robert Sweeney sponsored a Senior Health Fair at Tanner Park Oct. 18. More...

Presiding Officer Gregory attends 2014 Award Ceremony of L.I. Music Hall of Fame

S.C. More...

Obituaries

Sister Elizabeth Stringer, Order of St. Dominic, Amityville

Sister Elizabeth Stringer, O.P., who served in St. John the Baptist High School in West Islip from when the Diocese opened the high school in 1968, died Nov. 3, 2014, after a short illness. More...

Opinion

Shoppers, support your local merchants

We are heading to the biggest shopping season of the year and we remind our readers of the importance of “shopping locally.” Your local merchants are the same people you go to for sponsorship for the local athletic teams and food pantry d More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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The urgent need to preserve the Tomahawk Missile System

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Congress recently rejected the White House’s attempt to kill off one of this country’s most storied missile technologies.  The Senate defense committee instead approved a 2015 draft bill adding nearly $80 million for production of To More...













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