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April 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Village holds budget hearing; vote April 25th

Amityville Village held a public hearing on its budget April 11. The new spending proposal, which will be voted on April 25, is within the New York State Tax Cap, and will raise the tax rate by 50 cents, bringing it from $34.54 to $35.04.  More...

Jerieme Murrell of Amityville reenlists in the military

Sergeant First Class Jerieme Murrell from Amityville has reenlisted to continue service with the Company G (Forward Support Company Field Artillery), 427th Brigade Support. Major General Patrick A. More...

Amityville UFSD named a best community for music education

The Amityville Union Free School District was among 476 school districts from across the nation to be named to the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation’s 2016 Best Communities for Music Education list.  More...

Grants pave way for new and eco-friendly buses

Students in the Copiague, Massapequa, Amityville and Half Hollow Hills school districts who ride Educational Bus Transportation buses will soon enjoy a cleaner, healthier environment. More...

Special Sections

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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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.  THURSDAY, April 21   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

U.S. Navy Blue Angels to headline 2016 Bethpage Air Show in May

On Sat., May 28 and Sun., May 29, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the U.S. Navy Blue Angels return to headline the 2016 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh.  More...

NA Senior Center oFfers trip to Philly 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 afive-hour stay at the casino. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Belinda Restaurants, LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 1/19/16. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 4/26/2016 10:00 AM

Village and APOs reach settlement in LOSAP investigation - Free Access

Amityville Village and three Amityville Police Officers, who also serve as volunteers with the Amityville Fire Department, have entered into an agreement that ends an investigation into the policies and procedures the volunteers have used for logging More...

Babylon Town inks 8-year contract with CSEA employees

The Babylon Town Board approved a contract with its CSEA employees, effective 2017 through 2024. The new contract keeps in place a previous agreement signed eight years ago that maintains the number of workers at 118. More...

Amityville Historical Society presents its Spring Art Show

The Spring Art Show, sponsored by the Amityville Historical Society at the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, Amityville, will continue on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m., through May 15. More...

A reminder about destructive decisions during prom season

While students in the Walter G. More...

Leg. DuWayne Gregory attends MADD luncheon to honor police officers battling drunk driving

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer Du- Wayne Gregory attended the annual Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) New York Metro Law Enforcement Recognition Luncheon held Thurs., April 7 at the Crest Hollow County Club.  More...

 

People/Social

Copiague Elementary students creatively promote fire safety

Copiague School District participated in the Copiague Fire Department’s annual fire prevention essay and poster contest.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Do the right thing, Islip Town Board. Islip remains the only Town in Nassau or Suffolk without a feral cat spay/neuter assistance program for residents. April is the start of kitten season. More...

Opinion

Our police did their job and we can all be proud Long Islanders

Last week we acknowledged the good work of the Nassau County Police Department in maintaining peace and order during the Trump rally in that County.This week, our shout out goes to the Suffolk County Police who faced the same challenge and came throu More...

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Candidates’ ages put more importance on their vice presidential pic

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor, Age certainly is something to consider in the 2016 presidential election. More...













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