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August 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Request for temporary trailers put on hold

Amityville Village Board said it wants to ensure public safety

A request by a resident of Lake Street to maintain two camping trailers on her property for her relatives who are displaced from the hurricane in Puerto Rico was tabled by the Amityville Village Board. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Amityville Memorial H.S. welcomes 53 new honor society members at induction ceremony

The National World Language Honor Society at Amityville Memorial High School welcomed 53 new members at its March 27 induction ceremony.  New members were recognized for their achievement in learning new languages and embracing other cultures. More...

Champions were in the house at Amityville education meeting

“We have some champions in the house,” Amityville Union Free School District Superintendent Dr. Mary T. Kelly said at the board of education meeting on March 14, when introducing the boys varsity basketball team.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“A dog can listen and he can even read. Not the books, those are capable everyone except him...The dog can read the heart...” Fabrizio Caramagna, writer and aphorist.  And now for the scientific evidence:  More...

Obituaries

Robert W. Erath, veteran, longtime Amityville resident and business owner, at 89

Robert W. Erath, a longtime resident of Amityville and a veteran of the U.S. Army, died July 19, 2018.  Mr. Erath was born in 1929 in Hollis, Queens. More...

Opinion

Shout out to road crews and summer

A lot of repairs and construction on our roads and highways has been going on since spring and we wanted to send a “shout out” to the men and women who do this kind of work. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

A very proud grandfather­— and lifelong Mets fan—hails joy for both

I have been a baseball fan for 71 years and an avid Mets fan since 1962.  I am proud to say that I was at Shea for the last game of the 1969 World Series, after I “called in sick” from my teaching job. More...

Breaking News - 8/7/2018 5:42 PM

Amityville Village beach closed for swimming - Free Access

Amityville Village Beach closed to bathing today due to the finding of bacteria in excess of acceptable criteria.  In addition, Tanner Park Beach remainS closed to bathing due to the continuation of excess bacteria.  More...

Car and truck collide at Dixon and Route 110 - Free Access

Shortly before 6 p.m., Thurs., Aug. 2, two vehicles collided at the intersection of Route 110 and Dixon Avenue. The driver of one of the vehicles was issued summonses for passing a read light. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 3   •On Fri., August 3 at 3:30 p.m., the library will have Art of CD Etching. Scratch a CD to make your own image come to life! Make a cool design on one side of the CD. Amityville, Oak and John Streets, 631-264- 0567.  More...

 

People/Social

Amityville native to head American Legion in Tennessee

A North Amityville native is the new commander of the American Legion’s 10th District in Tennessee. Lou Paris grew up on Glenmalure Street and graduated from Amityville High School in 1963. More...

Leg. Gregory recognizes Amityville resident with Distinguished Youth Award

Destiny Wise of Amityville was among a group of students recently recognized by S. C. Leg. and Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory as he celebrated the inaugural year of his Distinguished Youth Awards Program. More...

IN THE NEWS

On Fri., July 20, Babylon Town hosted the annual Soldier Ride for wounded warriors. The event drew approximately 1,500 riders who helped raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   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, August 2 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

2018 Job Fair on August 14 at Adelphi University

If you’re looking for a job, or want to make a career changing move, join Sen. Kemp Hannon at his 2018 Job Fair to be held Aug. 14, at Adelphi University (Center for Recreation and Sports, South Avenue), from 5 to 8 p.m.  More...

BACCA supports veterans in the arts with photography exhibition

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) will hold the Veterans Art & Photography Exhibition, which will be open to all active duty military and veterans on Long Island. This exhibit will be open from Aug. 10 to Sept. 11, 10 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Final Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100 Year Floodplain This is to give notice that the Town of Babylon has conducted an evaluation as required by Executive Order 11988 and 11990 in accordance with HUD regulation More...













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