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April 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 15 •On Fri., April 15, at 10 a.m., the library will have Jump for Joy for ages 18 months to three years with parent. Amityville, Oak and John Streets, 631-264- 0567. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

The Gold Rush of 1849: The Last Days of the Sabina Gold Miners! -- Part 4

Before returning home, Captain Henry Green’s journal tells the fate of Sabina (ship), as well as the seaman. He also explained in detail how the Sabina came to rest at the bottom of the San Francisco Bay during the Gold Rush Years.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most breeds have a purebred rescue network. I know Afghan Hound Rescue best. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

James J. Gilmore, longtime Amityville resident, U.S. Navy veteran and civil engineer, at 87

James J. Gilmore, a longtime resident of Amityville and a civil engineer who worked on the construction of dams and power plants throughout the world, died on Mon., Jan. 11, 2016 with his wife by his side. More...

Opinion

Nassau Police deserve recognition for their work at Trump rally

EDITORIAL:

We have to give a shout out to the Nassau County Police Department for its fine work in securing and protecting the public at the Trump rally last week. More...

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Political Cartoon

The Presidential election of 1800, sometimes called the Revolution of 1800, was a raucous race between Thomas Jefferson and John Adams. More...

Breaking News - 4/19/2016 3:14 PM

Copiague man charged with selling heroin in Massapequa - Free Access

A 26-year-old Copiague man, who works for Educational Bus Transportation (EBT), has been arrested and charged by Nassau County Police Department’s Major Case Bureau detectives for selling heroin.   More...

Village hires consultant to work on program for abandoned homes

The Amityville Village Board authorized the mayor to enter into a contract with H2M, a Melville-based engineering and consulting firm, that will work with the Village through a process of setting up a registry for abandoned homes and help the Village More...

First reponders raise concern over use of narcan by civilians

A North Babylon paramedic, who also serves as chief of the North Babylon Fire Company, was assaulted and injured by a subject he was treating for a heroin overdose. The incident occurred Fri., April 1 at approximately 10 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

McKenzie signs Letter of Intent to play at Stony Brook

Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School senior Peter McKenzie recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his football career by playing on Stony Brook University’s Division I football team in the fall. More...

Town honors women of achievement, 2016

A longtime community volunteer, Chamber of Commerce president, commissioner of human services, Town attorney, a vocal artist and a former police officer were among those women honored recently by the Town of Babylon during Women’s History Month More...

Amityville Woman’s Club celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

The Amityville Woman’s Club celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with a corned beef/cabbage luncheon on March 8 at the Unqua Yacht Club. 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. More...

BACCA spring art classes offered

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) announced the formation of its spring session art classes.  All classes meet at Babylon Town Hall Annex, room #15, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon.  Classes offered are BACCA & Creative Insight More...

Senior trip to Philadelphia casino

The North Amityville Senior Center is hosting a trip to Sugar House Casino in Philadelphia. The trip is May 20 and the cost is $70 per person, which includes transportation, a buffet lunch and a five-hour stay at the casino. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION AMITYVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWNS OF BABYLON, SUFFOLK COUNTY AND OYSTER BAY, NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a budget hearing&nb More...













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