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July 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 29   •Scrabble: Fri., July 29, 12 - 5 p.m. Bring a friend for an informal game of Scrabble play. Equipment provided. Lindenhurst Library, One Lee Ave., 957- 7755.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Ducks stay hot with sweep of Somerset

Prior to the July 13 Atlantic League All- Star Game, the Ducks were as hot as the summer days.  Winners of four of their last five heading into the All-Star break, the Ducks were looking to maintain their hot streak against rival Somerset. More...

Amity track athlete graduate gets call to participate in Paralympics

The Amityville Union Free School District announced that recent graduate Tysheem Griffin will be a participant in the 2016 Paralympic Games, which will be held in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil following the Summer Olympics.  More...

Sixth annual Urban & Walsh Memorial Invitational

For the sixth consecutive year, Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School hosted its annual Urban & Walsh Memorial Invitational in May. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

Lawrence H. Vanderberg, pilot with Pan Am for 38 years

by Janelle Clausen  Lawrence H. Vanderberg, a longtime captain for Pan American Airways and 51-year resident of Massapequa, died on May 19, 2016. He was 96.  More...

Opinion

Political divisiveness is not unique in America today

EDITORIAL:

With the end of the Republican National Convention and the beginning of the Democratic National Convention this week, a lot of people have politics on their minds. More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY: The enduring pain of a sound political whomping

Parents sending children to summer camp usually hope their kids will learn about sports, nature and friendship. But camp is also a hotbed of electoral politics. My brush with the machinations of summer-camp democracy came in 1975. More...

Breaking News - 8/4/2016 11:35 AM

Special events in Amityville this weekend. - Free Access

It’s a busy weekend in Amityville Village. Events begin with the annual Swimming Awards program begins at 10:30 a.m. Each of the youngsters who took part in the Village’s beach programs will be recognized. More...

Fire official says APOs deserve to have their names cleared

Three Amityville Village police officers, who also serve as volunteer firefighters in the Village and who were brought under scrutiny by the Wandell administration for allegedly double dipping into the fire department’s Length of Service Award More...

 

People/Social

Celestine Martin awarded proclamation

Jason A. Richberg from the Suffolk County Legislature’s office presented Celestine Martin, social services coordinator of the Thea Bowman Residence, a proclamation for 17 years of service. Thea Bowman is housing for the physically disabled. More...

Amityville resident turns 103

Dominican Village in Amityville hosted a party to celebrate the 103rd birthday of resident Genevieve Muller.  Muller was escorted into her party which was decorated in her favorite color pink. More...

APD gets new car thanks to Venditto grant

Amityville Village Police Department purchased a 2016 Ford Interceptor with a $25,000 grant from Sen. Michael Venditto. The car was on display at the Fourth of July parade.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Hordes of hoarders! Lately it seems our local news features the discovery of another animal hoarding house each week. Both Nassau and Suffolk have had their share of cases, but the Town of Hempstead appears the center of activity right now. 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.  THURSDAY, July 28   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

PAL free movie night in Wyandanch August 2

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory, Suffolk County Police Department and Suffolk County Police Athletic League are holding a free movie night, Tues., Aug. 2. Arrive at 8 p.m. and the movie will begin at 8:30 p.m. More...

Habitat for Humanity Golf Classic

Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk is hosting the 18th Annual Roger Metcalf Memorial Golf Classic Mon., Aug. 22, at the Southward Ho Golf and Country Club in Bay Shore.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of Justjor Family Limited Partnership. Cert. of Limited Partnership filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 6/16/16. Office location: Suffolk County. More...













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