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June 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

PBA files labor grievance against Amityville Village

The Amityville PBA has filed a grievance with the New York State Public Employees Relations Board (PERB) against the Village of Amityville saying the Village violated the existing contract between the police and Village when it “arbitrarily&rdq More...

Dominican Village plans social to honor veterans

On Tues., June 30, 2 to 3:30 p.m., a presentation by Dominican Village’s Needlework Group of afghans, scarves and hats especially created for veterans and presented to local VFW commanders will be held at Helen Butler Hall at Dominican Village, More...

Town sets June as Drowning Prevention and Water Safety Month

The Town of Babylon has set the month of June as Downing Prevention and Water Safety Awareness Month, along with the Long Island Drowning Prevention Task Force.  Drowning is the main cause of death for children ages one through five.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville boys track earns Division III title

The Amityville boys track and field team has claimed the Suffolk County Division III title.  The Warriors were backed by extremely strong efforts from Hassan Matthews, Travon Duncan and the relay teams to take the Division III title with a team More...

In the News

The Harlem Wizards came to Amityville, courtesy of the Amityville Parent-Teacher Council, May 30. The event was so successful, the Council has already booked the Wizards for next year. More...

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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...

L.I. Bluegrass concert debuts August 15

For the 13th consecutive year, Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts and the Town of Babylon, with the support of the Bluegrass Club of Long Island, will sponsor Long Island’s premier live acoustic music event, The Long Island Bluegrass Festival More...

North Amityville Day on June 6, 2015

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Opinion

New York State Fast Food Wage Board needs to wake up and smell the coffee

by Lei Lani Yeswoit  The minimum wage of $5 to $7 per hour is not intended to support families, it is designed to encourage young, high school people to gain work, learn work ethics, skills and help the small business owners run a profitable bus More...

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Village attorney objects to “derogatory” reference

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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Breaking News - 6/22/2015 3:33 PM

Toomey's application on Amityville Village agenda tonight - Free Access

Board likely to approve with stipulations

“This is not a perfect solution…it is a gradual process to see if we can balance the quality of life of our residents with thriving businesses.” That’s how Mayor James P. More...

Breaking News - 6/19/2015 11:16 AM

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre hosting food drive - Free Access

Event being held Wednesday, june 24th

  In response to an increase in need, Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Babylon) is holding a food drive on Wed, June 24 at her district office, 640 West Montauk Highway, Lindenhurst, between 4 and 6 p.m. The food drive will benefi More...

Amityville Village Board votes of support of permanent tax cap

By a vote of 3-2, the Amityville Village Board approved a sense of the legislature measure in support of a New York State law making the two percent tax cap permanent. Voting for the measure was Mayor James P. More...

Municipalities move to prohibit open foundations for homes lifted under NY Rising; change aims to protect character of communities

Towns and Villages throughout Long Island are amending their building codes to prohibit open design foundation systems in FEMA designated areas. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, June 19   • Amityville Football Fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Bull Dog Grille, Amityville, NY 11701 cost is $35 per person. More...

 

People/Social

Senator Venditto attends the Copiague C of C and TOB Cultural Day and Street Fair

New York State Senator Michael Venditto (R, C, I- Massapequa) had the opportunity to join with the Copiague Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Babylon for their Cultural Day and Street Fair recently.   More...

Farmingdale State College honors Amityville student for excellence

Amityville resident Christina Rose Giretti has earned the Student Award for Academic Excellence from Farmingdale State College. She graduated with a BS in sport management.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Two types of clinics designed to service large groups of pets were scheduled a week apart. One was for peewee, purring patients, by invitation only. The other is open to the dogs and cats of all Long Island pet owners. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Robert J. Hilbert, resident of Gilgo Beach, operator of Gilgo Beach Inn

Robert J. Hilbert, a resident of Gilgo Beach and a former resident of Amityville, died May 4, 2015 at the Hospice Inn with family and friends at his side. He was 57 years old.  More...

Walter Liszewski of Amityville, St. Martin’s R.C. Church usher, police officer and veteran

Throughout his life, Walter Liszewski believed in the value of giving back and serving his community, his country and his family. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF SUFFOLK FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION (“FANNIE MAE”), A CORPORATION ORGANIZED AND EXISTING UNDER THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, a More...













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