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July 15, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

"Signs" of controversy over police dispute show up on lawns in Amityville Village

As the Amityville Fourth of July parade made its way from the Amityville Beach through the Village to the firehouse, the presence of lawn signs on many homes supporting the Amityville Police Department in its current brouhaha with the Village adminis More...

Amityville Village Beach opens, despite cool temperatures and gusty wind

Some rain and wind couldn’t stop the dawn of summer for some people such as longtime Amityville Village resident Elke Bluth who braved the cool water to be this season’sfirst swimmer at Amityville Beach. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Ducks were looking for a shot in the arm, and that was exactly what Mickey Jannis was able to give them.  The right-hander whirled a gem of a game giving up only three hits in a season high eight and one-third innings of shutout baseball wit More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Our local libraries have changed in the computer age. Rather than merely being a collection of books, journals and reference material, they have expanded into interactive, information depositories and community centers. More...

Russell, an Indian, builds armchair for Ketcham in 1787

As we look back on the early history of the people of color of Huntington (South), now known as North Amityville, the 1873 map shows the Native American Russell family living on the west side of Albany Avenue. More...

Obituaries

Sister Marie Carey, Dominican Sister from Amityville and former teacher at St. Martin of Tours School

Sister Marie Carey, a member of the Dominican Sisters of Amityville and a former teacher at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Elementary School in Lindenhurst, and St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville, died June 30, 2015. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Wyandanch LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 5/22/15. More...

Breaking News - 7/23/2015 1:58 PM

Man robs North Amityville Burger King - Free Access

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred at a fast food restaurant in North Amityville this morning. Police said a man entered Burger King at 1104 Sunrise Hwy., jumped over the counter and demanded m More...

Amityville Village honors its World War II Veterans

Fourth of July parade a great event
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Village board suspends APO without pay for 30 days

The suspension of Amityville Police Officer Eric Onderdonk by the Amityville Village Board June 29 has raised questions and controversy. The board unanimously approved a resolution June 29 suspending him without pay for 30 days.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 17   • Super Duck with Jeanne 10 a.m. at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567.  • Leather Bracelets at 4 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon to host 8th annual Soldier ride July 17th

More than 1,000 riders are expected to hit the streets and highways for next week’s eighth Warrior Ride in Babylon.The event on Fri., July 17, is in its 8th year and will begin at Babylon Town Hall and wind its way through Lindenhurst, Copiague More...

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•Julia Lebedeva, of Amityville, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.  •Zachary Wynkoop, of Amityville graduated with a juris doctor degree from the Drexel University,Thomas 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, July 16   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Science of Spirituality Meditation Center announces wellness workshops

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center is offering a two-part workshop including:  •Becoming the Love that We Are as Soul; Importance, Technique and Practice of Meditation  •Putting Love into Action; Importance and Practice More...

Dominican Sisters raffle: to Calicoon or Las Vegas

Enter for your chance to win trips. The Arzillo family has donated two time-share opportunities for Dominican Village and American Legion Post 1634 to raffle as a fundraising venture.  More...

Opinion

What does the Friendly Village mean to you?

With all the ill will and consternation going around the Friendly Village, someone suggested that we reach out to readers to ask them to write a small experience or memory about how great Amityville is and what it means to them. More...

Amityville PBA prez responds to Mayor’s column

Dear Editor:  More...

Parade: It was a great community effort

Dear Editor,  More...













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