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May 27, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Village readies for special July 4th Parade

Fri., May 8 marked the 70th anniversary of V-E Day. On that date in 1945 Germany signed the terms of surrender in what historians have referred to as “the deadliest conflict in human history.” World War II started on Sept. More...

School budget and trustee election results

In New York State voters heading to the polls for the school budget votes and school board trustee elections approved 98.6 percent of their school budgets May 19, according to the New York State School Boards Association.  More...

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Columnists - Free Access

The Miller Cemetery, a final resting place for Civil War veterans

In 1866, the Town of Huntington Assessment Roll listed Nicholas Miller, Sr. owning 10 acres, and Samuel Miller with 15 acres in Huntington (South), part is known now as the Hamlet of North Amityville. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Are all animal hoarders motivated by a selfish obsession to collect living beings? Maybe not. More...

Obituaries

Lois P. (Curtis) Bott, war bride and Copiague homemaker, at 90 years of age

Lois P. (Curtis) Bott, a Copiague homemaker who was devoted to the ones she loved, died on Feb. 12. She was 90.  “She was very dedicated to family,” said her granddaughter Kristen Hayes. More...

Opinion

An American brand of patriotism

EDITORIAL

Over the weekend I took a friend of mine who was visiting from France to New York City for some shopping. More...

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Community mourns loss

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  I would like to send this message to the family of New York City Police Detective Moore, who was killed in the line of duty May 6.  We have never met, but I feel like I have come to know you all.  More...

Breaking News - 5/29/2015 4:08 PM

Administration, attorney divided on how to proceed with rescinding insurance from former employees

Amityville Village attorney Richard Handler said he continues to review documents and evaluate procedural questions to determine how the Village will proceed with regard to its decision to rescind life insurance from the “Amityville 7,” former employ More...

Amityville Memorial H.S. soccer star Mauricio Rivas, signs with St. John’s

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Amityville Police Officer recognized for taking drunk drivers off streets of Suffolk

Amityville P.O. Dave Driscoll was among 22 police officers in Suffolk County who were recognized by S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone and County lawmakers for making the highest number of drunk driving arrests in Suffolk. More...

Correction:

Two names were omitted from the Woman’s Club ad that appeared in last week’s edition. The Club wishes to also thank Amityville Firestone and Banfi Vintners.   More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 29   More...

 

People/Social

Ready for baseball!

New York State Sen. Michael Venditto recently took part in the Amityville Little League's Opening Day Parade. Venditto is shown with Amityville Mayor James P. Wandell. More...

Veterans Advisory Council hosts a breakfast

Town of Babylon Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and the Veterans Advisory Council recently hosted a breakfast for over 20 local veterans and their families who reside in North Amityville’s Liberty Village.  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.  THURSDAY, May 28   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Properly dispose of unwanted and expired drugs June 6

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and the Suffolk County Police Department will hold a prescription drug takeback event, Sat. June 6, 3 to 5 p.m. at Tanner Park in Copiague.  More...

Last Hope invites you to an evening of fun and insight

On Fri., June 5 Last Hope will host an evening with psychic medium Gina Simone. Tickets are $35 per person and include admission, food, dessert and beverages. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF SUFFOLK INDEX #067019 /2014 FILED 4/29/2015 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Plaintiff designates Suffolk County as the place of trial. Venue is based upon the County in whi More...













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