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September 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville, Babylon and Massapequa football look to right the ship in 2015

by Liam Henry  The 2014 football season was a bit of a disappointment when looking at the seasons put together from Massapequa, Babylon, and Amityville.  However, 2015 is likely to be a different story.  More...

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

After it was all said and done, it was a successful first week of September for the Ducks.  Despite dropping the final game of a four-game set, 3-2, to Southern Maryland, Long Island went 4-3 on the homestand that concluded on a Labor Day Monday More...

Obituaries

Effiemay Ketcham Aseltine, Amityville H.S. graduate, historical ties in Amityville

Effiemay “Ketcham” Aseltine, born June 24, 1924, whose family roots can be traced back to the Ketchams of Amityville, Farmingdale and Bethpage, along with the Tillots of Huntington, died peacefully on July 11, 2015.  More...

Opinion

Enough already!

GUEST EDITORIAL

One only has to read a newspaper, turn on the television, tune in to the radio or jump on any of the social media sites to hear the same old tired political theme over and over again – liberal versus conservative.  More...

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Cartoon was offensive to those suffering from mental illness disorders

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Amityville to take part in state march tomorrow in support of public school education

Educators throughout New York State will be taking part in an event designed to bring public awareness to the benefits of public education. The event, Wear Red for Public Ed, will be held throughout the day on Sept. 17.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 18  • Happy Birthday Tiny Tots at 10 a.m. at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567.  Saturday, September 19   More...

 

People/Social

Dr. Tina Walch of South Oaks Hospital receives honor

Tina Walch, MD, medical director of South Oaks Hospital, was honored with the Leadership Award by the Postpartum Resource Center during its fifth annual summer gala on Aug. 13.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The 18 Turkish Golden Retrievers have arrived! Each flew to NY wearing a beaded necklace. At 11 p.m. on Sept. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Events & Calendar

RECORD CALENDAR •Amityville Farmer’s Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 9/11 Memorial Park, in the center of the Village on the east side of Broadway (Route 110) between Cameta Camera and the LIRR train trestle.

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...

Vigil for POWs and MIAs to be held Sept. 18 & 19

A POW/MIA Vigil will be held Fri., Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m. through Sat., Sept. 19, 8 a.m. at 5 Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. There is no fee for attendance at this event. More...

Celebrate Native American traditions, September 19

All are invited to a Native American celebration to be held Sat., Sept. 19, 1 to 3 p.m.The event will be held at the Bethel A.M.E. Church, 20 Simmons St. (Bethel Lane), Copiague.The Rev. Keith Hayward is the senior pastor. Bring a chair.   More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The TOWN OF BABYLON Commissioner of General Services will receive sealed proposals for BID #15G82 COLLECTION & DISPOSAL OF SCRAP METAL until 10:00 a.m. More...













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