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September 9, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 9/14/2015 4:41 PM

Town holds 9/11 ceremonies at memorial at Cedar Beach - Free Access

Memories still painful after 14 years

Hundreds gathered at the Babylon Town 9/11 Memorial at Cedar Beach September 11 to take part in ceremonies there and reflect on the lives of those Babylon Town residents who were killed in the terrorist attacks that day 14 years ago. More...

Village seeks documentation to support health insurance benefits for officials

Some of the seven former Amityville Village employees who face the loss of their paid health insurance have been asked in a letter sent to them by the Village to provide documentation to show they are entitled to this coverage . More...

Father Geminder celebrates 40 years at St. Mary's

More than 100 parishioners and guests crowded into St. Mary's Church, Amityville, on Sun., Aug. 16 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the rectorship of Rev. Father Randolph Geminder.  More...

Amityville 9/11 services set

Amityville Mayor James Wandell invites every one to attend the 14th annual 9/11 Memorial Service to be held on Fri., Sept. 11, 2015 at 5 p.m. at the 9/11 Memorial Park located at the corner of Broadway and Railroad Avenue. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Long Island Ducks are feeling a little blue.  In the span of seven days, Long Island was swept in a three-game series at the Bridgeport Bluefish and split a four-game series on the road at the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. As of Sept. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Back to school. Whether your school opened before or after Labor Day, this summer went by in an eye blink.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

John Howe, Amityville and Fire Island resident, U.S. Navy veteran

John Howe, a 46-year resident of Amityville and 15-year resident of Cherry Grove, Fire Island, lost a courageous battle with metastatic cancer on July 28 at the age of 73. More...

Opinion

Tragedy and grief have no timeline

EDITORIAL

Each year, as we prepare to publish our edition before 9/11, we ask the same questions:  Should we print the names of those within our community who lost their lives that dreadful day?  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Where have all the sports heroes gone?

Dear Editor,  When I was growing up, sportsfigures were my heroes. I am sure the same is true for the children and teenagers of today. More...

Breaking News - 9/16/2015 1:33 PM

Ducks heading to playoffs - Free Access

The season is officially over at Bethpage Ballpark…regular season that is. More...

Breaking News - 9/14/2015 5:56 PM

Amityville Village hosts 9/11 Memorial Service - Free Access

Commemorating the 14th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on 9/11, Amtyville residents, their families and public officials gathered a the 9/11 Memorial Park to remember, reflect and pay tribute to the more than 5,000 Americans who lost their lives More...

Two kayakers saved by lifeguards at Amityville Village Beach

When two kayakers capsized and were struggling in the waters off Amityville Beach, it was the quick action of lifeguards there, following protocol and their training, who were able to pull the two to safety.  More...

PopNation Tour comes to Amityville

Amityville’s Revolution Music Hall was the venue for PopNation Tour. The Amityville music hall the only location on Long Island to be selected to host this event.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 11   • Long Island Banjo Society meeting 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. More...

 

People/Social

South Nassau Communities Hospital receives Outstanding Achievement Award

South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Gertrude & Louis Feil Cancer Center has been named a recipient of the prestigious American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer (CoC) Outstanding Achievement Award.  More...

GSH and Westfield partner to protect children’s health

Good Samaritan Hospital and Westfield South Shore Mall joined forces Aug. More...

North Shore LIJ working on cancer research project

Verik Bio, Inc. 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, September 10   More...

Learn to Be...Tobacco Free

Free smoking cessation classes to begin across Suffolk

S.C. Leg. More...

Embrace autumn at Amityville Apple Fest, October 3

The Rotary Club of Amityville will hold its 26th annual Apple Festival, Sat., Oct. 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Zoning Board of Appeals Legal Notice NOTICE is hereby given that the BOARD OF APPEALS of the Village of Amityville will hold a Public Hearing in the Court Room of Village Hall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, NY at 7: More...













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