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September 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Newly refurbished schools greet Amityville students as they head back to class this fall

Throughout the summer, construction has been taking place at all five buildings in the Amityville School District, the first phase of the $69.9 million bond referendum that was passed by voters in March 2016.  More...

Amityville looking to make statement in Suffolk IV f'ball

A season ago, things were certainly not looking up for the Amityville football program.  More...

CHS Class of 2021 preps for new school year

The Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Class of 2021 toured their new building, received their schedule, became acquainted with administrators and reconnected with their classmates during summer orientation on Aug. 29.  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...

Last Hope Animal Rescue wine tasting benefit Sept. 15

Last Hope Animal Rescue will hold a wine tasting on the grounds of the Walt Whitman House, Fri.,, Sept. 15, 7 to 10 p.m. at 246 Old Whitman Road, West Hills in Huntington. Bring some friends and relax.  More...

Sgt. John J. Kreyer Post holding fundraiser Golf Outing Sept. 18

Golf Course, Mon., Sept. 18. The proceeds from this event will go toward the VFW’s building expansion plan. The cost is $150 per person and includes breakfast and lunch. There will be many prizes. Breakfast will be served beginning 7:30 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON ACCESSORY APARTMENT REVIEW BOARD Pursuant to provisions of Local Law # 9 of the Babylon Town Code, notice is hereby given that the Town of Babylon Accessory Apartment More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 8   •On Fri., Sept. 8 at 10 a.m., the library will have Introduction to the Internet. Learn how to get online, find information, understand the jargon of the Internet and much more. More...

 

People/Social

Sen John Brooks attends Amityvville Rotary meeting

Amityville Rotary President Rosemarie Dearing is shown welcoming NYS Sen. John Brooks to a recent Rotary Club meeting.  More...

Copiague artists, musicians inducted into honor society

Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School recognized its finest musicians and artists during the third annual Fine Arts Honor Society Induction on May 22. More...

Ice Cream-Eating Contest Highlight of Beach Blast

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer invited residents to Overlook Beach on Saturday, August 19 for the Town’s annual Beach Blast. The event featured live music, raffles for charity, rides, games and even an ice cream-eating contest.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Richard L. Smith, veteran and graduate of AMHS

Richard L. Smith, a lifelong resident of Amityville, died July 2, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. He was 88 years old.  Mr. Smith was born in Amityville on April 30, 1939 to Edgar and Antoinette (Hartmann) Smith. More...

Opinion

The challenges of a new school year

As students, teachers and staff begin a new school year, the New York State School Boards Association set down priorities that will help make the 2017-18 school year more productive, more pleasant and more positive for students, and those responsible More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

America’s opioid epidemic can be curbed by driving home need to use alternative formulas

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

For Americans under 50, the leading cause of death used to be injuries caused by accidents. But, now, the biggest killer isn’t car crashes and ladder falls—it’s drug overdoses. More...













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