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June 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 6/9/2016 10:22 AM

Road closures planned for Rte. 110 and Sunrise Highway - Free Access

Drivers to be rerouted to temporary bridge today

Thurs., June 9: Drivers and pedestrians are advised that beginning tonight, June 9, Route 110 northbound and southbound traffic over Sunrise Highway will be shifted onto the temporary bridges that were constructed over the past several weeks. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 10   •On Fri., June 10, at 10:30 a.m., the library will have Miss Nadia’s Storytime. Come one! Come all! Join Ms. Nadia for 45 minutes of fun, stories, songs and crafts! Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

AMHS students work with BVCA to beautify Amityville

On a Saturday morning in May, about 20 students from Amityville Memorial H.S. volunteered to work with members of the Bay Village Civic Association. More...

Amityville High School presents musical production “Hair Spray”

Members of the Amityville Memorial High School Drama Club, under the co-direction of Melissa Asbell and Gerald Asbell, brought to the stage their musical production of “Hairspray” on April 16 and 17.  More...

FOWL BALL

Ducks bats come up big in 12-3 win over New Britain

Entering the final game of the most recent home stand, the Long Island Ducks haven’t seen anything but success at home.  The Ducks have come away with winning records in each of their first two home stands, and a big 12-3 victory over the 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...

Home at 108 Ocean Avenue for sale

Broker says he’s limiting access 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...

North Babylon’s Relay for Life

12-hour event to begin on June 11 at H.S.

North Babylon’s Relay for Life 12- hour event will start Sat., June 11, 6 p.m. and run through Sun., June 12, 6 a.m. The much-anticipated event will take place at the North Babylon High School football field. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Bengold Associates LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 3/25/16. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Breaking News - 6/11/2016 9:45 AM

Amityville Village Building Inspector steps down - Free Access

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

Breaking News - 6/10/2016 4:08 PM

Sheriff Demarco unveils new program for incarcerated veterans - Free Access

The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office announced a new re-entry and rehabilitation program for incarcerated veterans. More...

AMHS seniors recognized with awards and scholarships

During the school’s annual Senior Awards Ceremony, more than 75 graduating seniors at Amityville Memorial High School received an excess of 200 scholarships and awards on June 2.  More...

 

People/Social

Amityville man finds key to his future as locksmith

Longtime business owner in Pequa honored

The Massapequa Key Shop recently celebrated its 40th anniversary with its owner, Stephen Egglinger, alongside his wife as they took their family, friends and elected officials down memory lane on the store's history.  More...

Town officials and activists unite to urge boating safety

On Tues. May 24, the Town of Babylon held a press conference at Tanner Park in Copiague to call on residents to practice safe measures this summer while operating boats on the water. More...

New development in Copiague bringing affordable apartments to area

Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to witness the demolition of a blighted site in Copiague where 90 new affordable apartments are to be constructed. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Yorkie911’s seventh annual fashion show -“Rescues Rock the Runway” - was a spectacular event. And this praise comes from someone who’s been a fan of canine couture and dressing Afghan Hounds for over 35 years. More...

Valley Davis, the “speedster” -Part 3

The early 1950’s saw Gordon Carberry, Don Keller, Bernie Wyatt and Valley Davis all become Crimson Tide football stars at Amityville High School. More...

Obituaries

William C. Dumper, veteran and former commander of the Captree Power Squadron

William C. Dumper, a 58-year resident of Amityville, died April 27, 2016. He was 85 years old, a U.S. Navy veteran and electrical engineer.  More...

Opinion

For some high school seniors, the military is their next choice

EDITORIAL:

The Town of Babylon will be hosting a unique event to recognize those high school graduates who are heading into the military.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Proposed Medicare changes sacrifice cancer patients for cost savings

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Officials at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) recently proposed a major change to the way Medicare pays for advanced cancer medicines. Unfortunately, the changes threaten cancer patients’ access to life-saving care.  More...













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