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April 1, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Farm fresh Internet retailer makes pitch to Village to operate space in Amityville

After listening to a proposal and considering the ramifications, the Amityville Village Board said it would require a local dealer of fresh fish, meat and produce to apply and pay for a vendor’s permit to operate in the Village.  More...

EASTER EGG HUNT:

All Amityville Village children (and adults) are invited to the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sun., April 5, at Peterkin Park, West Oak Street, beginning at 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Amityville Fire Department.   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague student council members collect for our armed forces

Working with the local VFW, Copiague Middle School student council members organized a collection for members of the United States armed forces. More...

St. Martin students attend Honor Band Concert

Fourth grade students from St. Martin of Tours in Amityville at the Honor Band Concert held at St. Anthony’s High School, Sat., March 7. More...

Amityville students receive “Warrior of the Month” awards

Exemplary students at Edmund W. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Dr. “BK” Friedman, veteran, local dentist and Suffolk County forensic expert, at 88

Dr. “BK” Friedman DDS, DABFO, ACD, a prominent forensic scientist, dentist, war veteran and family man, died peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Bethpage, on March 10, 2015. He was 88 years old.  Dr. More...

Opinion

Bring the power of knowledge to the polls

Local school districts are in the midst of finalizing their budgets for the coming year. More...

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Full Story

Conservatives’ compassion is a selfish political policy

We on Long Island have blistered under the poor state of our roads after such a bad winter. Potholes have sprouted en mass even before crocuses poked their heads through the snow. More...

Copiague boys and girls basketball completes stellar season

For all intents and purposes, Copiague basketball is back.  In an area where basketball greatness is known to come from, the only problem was that it was known for originating from the school that is two miles to the southwest Amityville.  More...

Hearing tomorrow on County purchase of land in Amityville

The Suffolk County Legislature is holding a public hearing on a proposal to allow the County to purchase a portion of the Nautical Park in Amityville. The hearing will be held tomorrow, April 2, 2nd floor in the H. More...

Town's contract with Omni Recycling of Babylon extended

At a Town Board meeting last month, Babylon officials adopted a resolution that extended the Town’s contract with Omni Recycling of Babylon Inc., for 15 years. The agreement has one option for a five-year extension.  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, April 4   • AARP Defensive Driving at 9:30 a.m. at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567.  •St. More...

 

People/Social

Victoria Morgan recognized during Black History Month

Victoria J. Morgan, the granddaughter of Amityville resident Joe Turner and a former student in the Copiague School District, was recently honored at a Black History Awards Ceremony sponsored by NYS Sen. Phil Boyle. More...

Former MHS grad is NESN film finalist

Cantalupo, a lifelong Massapequa resident and 2012 graduate of Massapequa High School, produced a documentary with his friend Anthony Chasse, a Sturbridge, Massachusetts native. More...

Amityville Band Marches in NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

  The Amityville High School Marching Band took part in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 17. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

So many feral cats: A ubiquitous tragedy discussed many times in “Pets,” although last week a Letter to the Editor from an Amityville resident suggests that the topic is overlooked here; that “getting information, guidance and assis 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.  THURSDAY, April 2   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Dominican Sisters to feature “A Chorus Line” at annual Amityville’s spring event

On Wed., May 6, the Dominican Sisters of Amityville will host their annual Dominican spring event at the John W. EngemanTheater in Northport.The evening begins at 6:30 p.m.  More...

Amityville Historic Society hosts event on Massapequa’s historic markers

The Amityville Historical Society will host speaker George Kirchman to discuss his book regarding The Historic Marker Program in Massapequa the event is open to the public. The event will be held at Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS INDEX NO. 063210/2014 SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK Date Filed: 3/4/2015 Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place of trial. More...













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