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January 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

La Lota and Siry off and running for reelection on March 18

Two incumbent Amityville Village trustees, Nick La Lota and Dennis Siry, announced this week that they are seeking reelection. More...

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, January 16 • Mommy, Daddy and Me for ages 18-41 months with adult at the Amityville library, Oak and John Street, 631-264-0567. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Susan E. Wiley students raise funds and awareness for cancer

Members of the art club at Copiague's Susan E. More...

Copiague School District hosts "Road to College"

As an extension of its Road to College and Career initiative, the Copiague School District hosted an evening college and community service fair for students and parents in grades six-12.  More...

Copiague students bake for the good of Sag. Manor

For the sixth consecutive year, students at Copiague Middle School volunteered their time to bake cookies, which will be used to support the restoration of the Sagtikos Manor. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Events & Calendar

RECORD CALENDAR

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...

MLK event featuring brigadier general Jan. 19

A birthday celebration honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be held Mon., Jan. 19, 10 a.m. at Bethel A.M.E. More...

Applications available for non-public school transportation

Applications are available at the Amityville UFSD for transportation to a parochial or non-public school for the 2015-16 school year. More...

Opinion

Grumman plume is a Long Island problem that must be addressed at regional level

The precious water we enjoy here on Long Island for drinking, bathing, swimming,fishing, boating, clamming, kayaking, sailing, water skiing and other activities knows no municipal boundaries, county lines nor regional preferences. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Positive steps, but more work is needed on Grumman Plume

The recent signing by Governor Cuomo of a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Saladino to hydraulically contain the Navy/Grumman Groundwater plume is a significant step in properly addressing this environmental threat to our public water supply.This bill r More...

Governor signs Grumman plume bill; change in policy would help protect Great South Bay

Gov. More...

 

People/Social

IN THE NEWS

Fabrizio Pico, a student at Amityville Memorial High School, was recently recognized as Student of the Month by the Amityville Rotary Club. Pico ranks fourth out of 191 students in his class with a GPA of 106.125. More...

St. Martin gives to Hershey, Hershey gives back

Teachers and students from St. Martin of Tours, Amityville are shown scooping ice cream to patrons. Hershey’s donated part of the proceeds to St. Martin of Tours.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Get ready for “Kitten Bowl II”: Last Hope wants to welcome you back to the second annual kitty kickoff of the NFFL (National Feline Football League) by inviting you to two parties. It’s is going to be “purrfect”! More...

The Horseless Age & the Coster family

As we continue our walk towards the old Bethel A.M.E. Church, we pass their first parsonage on the corner of Smith Street and Albany Avenue built when Rev. C. Sanders served as pastor (1904-08). More...

Hot Laps

Riverhead Raceway was well represented at the NASCAR Champions Weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina on Dec. 12- 14, 2014.  More...

Obituaries

Copiague resident and Hofstra lacrosse player, Joe Ferriso, dies following automobile accident

Alfred and Debra Ferriso of Copiague knew even as they were in the midst of their tremendous personal pain, that their son would want to give the gift of life. More...

John Vigorito, Sr., Amityville resident, owner and operator of Security Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep in Amityville Village

John Vigorito, Sr., a longtime resident of Amityville and the owner and operator of Security Dodge, Chrysler and Jeep in Amityville, died Nov. 19, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre. He was 90 years old.  More...

David Stuart Pyper, former Amityville resident, Amityville H.S. graduate and soccer player

David Stuart Pyper, a graduate of the Amityville High School Class of 1967, died Nov. 4, 2014. He was 64 years old.  Mr. Pyper was the son of the late Eunice Booth and William J. Pyper Jr. He played soccer while in Amityville   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of 40 Pine Avenue LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 11/25/14. Office location: Suffolk County. More...













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