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April 5, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Legislature to review effectiveness of IDA

Members of the Suffolk County Legislature directed the Department of Economic Development and Planning to conduct a study to determine the effectiveness of the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and assess whether tax breaks granted a More...

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First Precinct officers responded to a 10-car crash on Route 110 in North Amityville at 12:05 p.m. on Tues., March 28. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Imagine if your pet squealed on you? Well, there have been criminal cases where the idea of calling pets such as parrots, cats and dogs to “testify” has been debated by defense and prosecutors. More...

Library

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

Obituaries

William L. Hill, U.S. Marine veteran, CHS graduate

William L. Hill grew up in Copiague, attending schools there. Following his graduation from high school, he joined the U.S. Marines, serving during the Vietnam War. More...

William J. Jordan Jr., Amityville H.S. graduate

Mr. Jordan, also known as Bill or Billy, was born to Hazel and William Jordan Sr., in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on Aug. 16, 1942. Shortly thereafter, the family moved to Mount Vernon, New York and then in 1947, to South Ketcham Avenue, Amityville. More...

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Public Notices

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Notice of Formation of USMain LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 2/17/17. More...

Governor's plan for forced consolidation does not sit well with local officials

A proposal by New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo to force counties to move forward with consolidation of municipal services is raising concern among local officials. More...

CSD unveils first budget priorities

The Copiague School Board continues to work on putting together its budget for the 2017-18 school year. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 7   •On Fri., April 7, at 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become more comfortable with the use of the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

 

People/Social

Overseer Sallie Lloyd – A woman of firsts

When Sallie Lloyd first came to Holy Baptist Institutional Church 37 years ago, she felt one thing immediately: “Love,” she said, recalling the pastor who would always drive her to church when she didn’t have a car. More...

Rotary names Jameela Tracey Student of the Month

Jameela Tracey, a senior at Amityville Memorial High School, was recognized as Student of the Month by the Amityville Rotary Club.  Jameela will be attending St. Xavier University in Chicago, pursuing a degree in pharmaceutical studies.   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...

St. William the Abbot spring fair April 8

A spring craft fair for the entire family will be held Sat., April 8, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. William the Abbot School, Msgr Thomas G. More...

Kirton hosts book signing in Valley Stream

Rev. Roy Kirton of Amityville will be holding a book signing on Sat., April 8 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Rebirth Christian Book Store, 285 E. More...

Opinion

The magic that’s in the blue and orange

No sooner had the game been “put in the books” on Monday did Met fans begin to ponder the possibilities. “We’re going all the way,” said one enthusiastic fan. More...

How to handle the Russia mess

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The recent announcement by FBI Director James Comey that his agency is investigating links between members of President Trump’s campaign and Russia has upended Washington. More...

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