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April 4, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

APD officers recognized by Village for disarming gunman, making an arrest following violent assault on two people

On March 23, 2018 at 7:11 p.m., the Amityville Village Police received a call from a passing motorist who said there was a man brandishing a firearm at the corner of Maple Drive and Broadway. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 6   •On Fri., April 6 at 4:30 p.m., the library will have Children’s Movie and Pizza: Ferdinand. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  Saturday, April 7   More...

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Schools/Sports

Creativity abounds at Copiague’s annual community summit

It was a morning of creativity, community and collaboration, as Copiague Public Schools held its annual Community Summit Breakfast on March 17. More...

State champion Amityville boys hoops concludes season at Federations semis

Six days after and fresh off their first New York State title since 2003, the Amityville Warrior boys basketball was back in action.  A season that saw so many ups came to a close as Amityville was knocked out of the state Federation Class A tou More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Joan Wexler-Lamantia, former Amityville Village resident, and longtime Park Avenue Memorial Elementary monitor

For 30 years, Joan Wexler-Lamantia worked as a school monitor at the Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in Amityville. A former resident of the Village, she considered Park Avenue “my school,” and Amityville “my home.” More...

Opinion

Vote for your money’s worth at your library

Next Tuesday, April 10, your local libraries will be conducting their annual budget votes and trustee elections. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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“Out at First” — by Jack M. Beebe

The other day, in late afternoon, I took a ride thru John Burns Park. Even though it was 40 degrees, there were signs of spring.  On one field, the high school girls ran the bases for the coach. Some, in baseball uniforms. More...

High tides do little to dampen spirits at Mayor’s Spring Social

Despite high tides that caused some flooding at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club, the Mayor’s Spring Social held there March 4 was a great success, said Committee Chairman Kevin Smith of the Amityville Kiwanis Club.  More...

Residents raise concern about safety at construction sites

While many residents are pleased to see work being done in Amityville Village under New York Rising’s sustainability project, some raised concerns last week about the condition of some of the construction sites, and public safety.  More...

Amityville Planning Board continues hearing DeMar application tomorrow

The Amityville Village Planning Board will continue hearing an application for Matthew DeMar on Thurs., April 5. at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third floor of Amityville Village Hall, 21 Greene Ave., Amityville. More...

 

People/Social

Northwest Elementary School loves reading

Second-graders at Northwest Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District spent Valentine’s Day learning to love. Love reading, that is.  More...

2018 Amityville Mayor’s Spring Social at Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club

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Pets, Pets, Pets

OK, what’s the verdict? Can you teach an old dog new tricks? If so, should you? Here’s what recent research says: More...

Events & Calendar

Local library budget and trustee votes Tuesday, April 10

The libraries are holding their votes Tues., April 10. Following are details for local libraries.  •The Amityville Library is holding its vote in the library, Oak and John streets, Amityville, from noon till 9 p.m. (631-264-0567).  More...

Boating course beginning May 7

Captree Power Squadron will be offering America’s Boating Course for new and seasoned boaters. More...

Amityville Historical Society Art Show: Calling all artists and art lovers!

The Amityville Historical Society is sponsoring a Spring Art Show on Sun., April 8 at the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, Amityville. The show will feature local artists and there will be an opening reception from 1 to 4 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Invitation to Bidders BOARD OF INVITATION Amityville Union Free School District PUBLIC NOTICE: On behalf of a cooperative of School Districts in Nassau County, The Board of Education of the Amityville Union Fre More...













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