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June 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Republic Airport moves forward with plans for aviation-use expansion

As controversy continues on a proposal by the Department of Transportation (DOT) to construct airportrelated facilities at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, Republic Airport Commission Chairman (RAC) Frank Nocerino gave an update on where the project More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 9   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Lyons plays hero as Ducks walk-off against Lancaster

The Ducks were hurting for a win, so why not look to the guy that has been there through it all. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Foster homes are crucial to animal rescue. Here are 12 reasons why you should consider fostering a dog or cat for your Town shelter or a private humane organization: More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Services June 10 for Dennis G. Gannon

Memorial services will be held for former Amityville resident Dennis G. Gannon who died Jan. 12, 2017. More...

Bereavement Services available

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are free and open to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death.  Upcoming bereavement support groups, led by a bereavement specialist, include:  •Spousal/partner loss su More...

Ann M. Rice, former Amityville resident, lover of music and faith

Ann M. Rice, 93, of Branford, Connecticut, a former resident of Amityville, died April 25, 2017 at her home.  She was born Dec. 1, 1923 in Brooklyn, and raised in Bay Ridge. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of 46 Appel LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 4/28/17. More...

Breaking News - 6/10/2017 1:51 PM

Don't miss the Amityville Historical Society fair today! - Free Access

Event open until 4 p.m.

There is still time to get down to the Amityville Historical Society Fair, which is open ‘til 4 p.m. More...

Breaking News - 6/9/2017 2:38 PM

Board to consider Sense of the Village resolution to have input into IDA decisions - Free Access

Meeting set for Monday night

By Carolyn JamesAmityville Village Trustee Nick LaLota said he would be presenting a resolution at Monday night’s board meeting, asking the Babylon Town Industrial Development Agency to include Village officials in negotiations with developers seekin More...

Informational hearing Tuesday, June 13, on road improvements for Oak Street, Copiague

A public hearing on proposed road improvement project for CR12, Oak Street, Copiague, will be held Tues., June 13, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Copiague Fire Department, 320 Great Neck Rd., Copiague. S.C. Leg. More...

 

People/Social

Baseball lesson a home run with students at Northwest Elementary School

The arrival of baseball season provided new opportunities for learning in Heather Tortorici’sfirst-grade classroom at Northwest Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District. More...

Copiague Middle School teachers shine bright

Two Copiague Middle School teachers have been named two of 16 Long Island educators who were honored as 2017 Bright Lights by the Association of Suffolk Supervisors for Educational Technologies.  More...

Babylon supervisor appoints nine-year-old junior beautification ambassador

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently attended a Copiague Chamber of Commerce meeting, where Madison Aquafredda, age nine, was honored for her local civic engagement. 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, June 8   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Vacation Bible School for children

Calvary Chapel of Hope is offering free admission to Vacation Bible School (VBS) for local children who will be in kindergarten through sixth grade in September 2017.  This summer vacation event is scheduled for the week of June 26-30 from 6:30 More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue supermarket bingo

Tickets are now on sale for supermarket bingo. All the proceeds benefit Last Hope's Animal Rescue & Rehabilitation efforts.  Supermarket bingo will be held Sat., June 10, 7 to 10 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m. More...

Opinion

Public comment at public meetings should be timely

Several schools and local bodies hold their regular meetings and move to agenda items without first giving residents an opportunity to speak or ask questions on those items. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Plea to Congressman King on Paris climate agreement

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor:  More...













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