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June 1, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Local businessman considering building housing project along Merrick Road

Amityville resident and businessman Hal Schad appeared at a workshop session of the Amityville Board last month to present an outline on a proposed development for the construction of 17-19 one-bedroom apartment units on Merrick Road, east of Bennett More...

Amityville native serving on USS North Carolina

A 2012 Saint Dominic High School graduate and Amittyville native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard one of the Navy’s newest attack submarines, USS North Carolina. More...

Special military exhibit at Babylon Town Museum

The Town of Babylon History Museum, at Old Town Hall, has put together an exhibit inspirted by Robert T. Farrell’s 2007 book, Our Veterans Brave and Noble. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Edmund W. Miles MS in Amityville holds Women’s History Month Tea Party

In honor of Women’s History Month, students in Dawn Attanasio’s and Reinaldo Latorre’s seventh- and ninthgrade ELA classes at Edmund W. More...

Edmund W. Miles MS students are ‘successful, accomplished and published’

Students in Kathryn Dodd’s eighthgrade English classes at Edmund W. Miles Middle School in the Amityville Union Free School District celebrated the completion of their position papers during a publishing party on March 23. More...

Copiague Faculty flaunts red in honor of “Go Red for Women”

To show unity and support of the American Heart Association, faculty and staff members at Copiague’s Susan E. Wiley Elementary School wore the color red on Feb. 12 for the AHA’s Go Red for Women Campaign. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

LI Chrysanthemum Society to hold free beginner program

The Long Island Chrysanthemum Society Inc. will present a free program, Growing Chrysanthemums for Beginners, Sun., June 5, 1 p.m. at Clark Botanic Garden, 1931 I.U. Willets Rd., Albertson.  More...

Senator Venditto to hold free car seat safety check program

New York State Senator Michael Venditto will be holding a free car seat safety check program at the Town of Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Hway., Lindenhurst on Sat., June 4, 9 a.m. to noon.This free program is open to all residents. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Butterfly 8 LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 4/15/16. More...

Breaking News - 6/5/2016 9:38 AM

AMHS hosts "A night in Paris" for senior citizen prom goers - Free Access

For some, it was a trip down memory lane. For others, just a chance to get together with friends and have a good time. More...

Breaking News - 6/3/2016 3:46 PM

Ocean Avenue "Horror" house for sale - Free Access

RE Broker limiting access to the home to serious buyers only

The home at 108 Ocean Avenue, Amityville, the scene of the horrific DeFeo murders in 1974, is once again for sale. More...

Scout makes Sophia Garden his Eagle project

Boy and girl scouts have been contributing to the beauty of Sophia Garden in Amityville for years. More...

Ceremony for students answering the call to serve

The Town of Babylon is recognizing those high school seniors who have chosen to answer the call to serve upon graduation this month. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, June 4   More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin's Honor Society students

St. Martin’s School congratulated its newly inducted National Junior Honor Society members. More...

Town honors Wheeler

In the month of May, the Babylon Town Board proclaimed various days throughout the month Eagle Scout days. Recognized from Amityville was Eagle Scout Aidan Wheeler.   More...

Farmers market to open

The Amityville Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 2016 Amityville Farmer’s Market, set to open Fri., June 3 from 2 to 7 p.m. The market will be held in front of Village Hall, 21, Ireland Pl., Amityville. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most of us think of horses as the World War I cavalry, and war dogs alongside soldiers, yet cats and several other surprising species performed specific military tasks too. Over 16 million animals served in the First World War. More...

Amityville, the best offensive football team in the league – PART 2

The Post World War II years saw Barbour “Bob” Williams and others returning home with the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944 (known as the GI Bill) in their military issued duffle bag. More...

Obituaries

James M. Murphy

1910 • 2016

MURPHY -- James M. Our beloved father passed away peacefully in his 106th year on May 23rd, 2016. Jim Murphy was born on August 29, 1910 in Cambridge Massachusetts, the son of Michael Murphy and Catherine McDermott. More...

Opinion

Thanks to those who make sure we never forget

EDITORIAL:

Thanks to all those individuals and organizations that worked so hard to bring a Memorial Day parade to our communities this year.  More...

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Thoughts of Christmas in June

It’s June and the warm weather is here finally, but for some people thoughts of Christmas and winter are at the forefront of their minds. More...













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