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May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Police nab Amityville burglar

Amityville Village police responded to a call about a home break-in Monday, apprehending the subject a short time later. Police gave this account:  More...

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Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Ducks sweep double header

The Long Island Ducks’ start of the 2016 season hasn’t exactly been what they thought it might be. More...

Freiman signs with Boston Red Sox

Nate Freiman has become the third Long Island Duck to sign a contract with a Major League Baseball organization this year after signing with the Boston Red Sox.Thefirst baseman played in six games hitting .381 with two home runs and four RBIs. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Amityville – A Football Town

Barbour “Bob” Williams, Part I

The football, basketball, wrestling and track teams at Amityville High School gained a reputation in Suffolk County from as early as 1926. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Harper Lee, Willa Cather, John Cheever, Louisa May Alcott…” The list sounds like an American lit class, but instead these names are a partial passenger list of “Turkish Golden Retriever Airlift Rescue – Take 3”. More...

Obituaries

Walter Kemble Coffin, former Amityville resident, AMHS grad, FBI agent and United States Marine Corps veteran

Walter Kemble Coffin, a former Amityville resident and retired FBI agent, died in Colonial Heights Virginia. He was 87 years old.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Bayberry Fun LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 3/23/16. More...

Breaking News - 6/10/2016 3:06 PM

Amityville Building Inspector steps down - Free Access

Amityville Building Inspector Thomas Whelan has stepped down, assuming a job with a private company. More...

Village officials withdraw request for deficit borrowing

Amityville Village officials are rescinding a request from state lawmakers to borrow $1.34 million for costs it incurred related to the retirement of two police officers, the police lieutenant and chief, over the past two years. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 20   •On Fri., May 20, at 4:30 p.m., the library will show the Teen Movie – Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  Saturday, May 21   More...

 

People/Social

Thrift shop opens at St. Mary's in Amityville

St. Mary’s opened a thrift shop. The shop is in the basement of St. Mary's Church at 175 Broadway, Amityville. It is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

APOs honored for working to keep our roads safe

Suffolk County Executive Bellone, Suffolk County Police Department Commissioner Timothy Sini and Suffolk County Stop DWI representatives honored 23 police officers, including Police Officer Gerald Blee of the Amityville Police Department, for leading More...

Mary and Nancy Leftenant honored by Negro Business Women’s Association

Nancy and Mary Leftenant of Amityville were recognized by the Central Nassau Club of the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women at a ceremony held at the African American Museum, Hempstead, April 16. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

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...

Bay Village civic sets up preserve clean-up

The Bay Village Civic Association Enhancement Committee has planned another clean-up at the Woods Preserve on the north side of Merrick Rd. at Ketcham Creek. It is scheduled for Sat., May 21 with the help of AMHS students and community volunteers. More...

Opinion

Say thanks to a cop

EDITORIAL:

Since 1962, when President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation designating May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day, the country has recognized those in law enforcement who made the ultimate sacrifice. More...

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Modernizing today’s workplace for the dynamics of today’s college grads

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The job market is finally looking up for college students. This year, employers expect to hire 11 percent more new college graduates than in 2015. More...













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