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September 27, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville School District welcomes more than a dozen new educators

The Amityville Union Free School District recently welcomed more than a dozen new educators for the 2017- 18 school year who are eager and anxious to make a positive difference in students’ lives.  More...

AMHS students off to search out colleges

For the 11th consecutive year, Amityville High School students, under the guidance of Reynolds Hawkins, a high school social worker, visited historically black universities in an attempt to navigate the college application process.  More...

Amityville schools hire new IT teacher Paul Cimmino and robotics program is on his agenda

Paul Cimmino, a resident of Babylon Village, has been hired by the Amityville School District as a technology teacher. In addition to his classroom work Cimmino will support students and staff in the district’s new robotics program.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Sister Dorothy Cook, Amityville Dominican Sister, former elementary teacher and parish principal

Sister Dorothy Cook died on Aug. 24, 2017. More...

Everett E. Newman III, longtime Copiague School Board member and veteran, at 71

Everett Newman, a longtime resident of Copiague, and member of the Copiague School Board, died Wed., Aug. 30. He was 71 years old. Mr. Newman was born in Flushing to Everett E. II and Marie Newman. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Drone Aerial Photography, LLC Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 08/14/17 Office location, County of Suffolk. More...

Developer for North Amityville project meets with residents to iron out concerns

North Amityville residents and the developer of a proposed single-bedroom rental apartment complex in that hamlet continued to wrestle this week over the plan in the hope of coming up with a project both can live with. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, September 29   •On Fri., Sept. 29 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

Long Island is a strong and changing market

While the real estate market is expected to be on the upswing, there are those who say there are some changing trends in how the Long Island real estate market is going to look going forward, said Cliff Robinson of CLIFFCO Mortgage Bankers in Westbur More...

10 ways to add colorful curb appeal to your home

(StatePoint) Want to give your home a dash of curb appeal? Focus on color, say experts. More...

How to optimize your home office

(StatePoint)The old 9-to-5 isn’t what it used to be. As more companies embrace telecommuting, a growing number of employees arefinding that even in the professional realm, there’s no place like home. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

People joke: “We have families so they can embarrass us. “Kids fear their parents will embarrass them in front of their peers. Parents dread their kids will embarrass them in public. Most of us consider our pets to be part of the family. 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...

Amityville Fire Department holding Blood Drive October 9

The Amityville Fire Department is holding a blood drive Mon., Oct. 9 from 4 to 8:30 p.m.  The event will be held at the Main Firehouse, 55 W. Oak St., Amityville. More...

Parrot Society announces expo

The Long Island Parrot Society announced this year’s Parrot Expo, Long Island’s only major exotic bird event will be held Sat., Oct. 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Freeport Recreation Center, 130 E. Merrick Rd., Freeport  More...

Opinion

When we protect offensive speech, we protect our freedoms

EDITORIAL

In this country, where our freedoms are protected and preserved by Americans willing to risk their lives and go off to war, by Americans who lose their lives in the defense of their country, it is difficult to accept that anyone would disrespect the More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Levy: “President Trump must end unaccompanied minor program”

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

With all the talk about DACA monopolizing the public’s attention on the issue of illegal immigration, the horrendous impact of the Unaccompanied Minors Act continues to wreak havoc on local communities, with few in the national media taking not More...













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