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January 23, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville ninth-graders get a little taste of college life

Although they are few years away from applying to colleges, ninth-graders from Edmund W. Miles Middle School in the Amityville Union Free School District recently learned about the expectations for higher education. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Have you ever wondered why cats are so fascinated by cardboard boxes? Scientists have looked into this mystery and come up with two primary reasons. Boxes provide shelter from stress and keep cats warm.  More...

William E. Hawkins' 2nd wife, Cornelia Bergen - Part 2

During the Roaring Twenties, the country was experiencing a decade of economic growth, widespread prosperity with booming construction, increased use of automobiles, and electricity. Around 1922, W. E. More...

Obituaries

Susan Marie Lomot, lifelong Amityville resident and St. John’s graduate, at 54

Susan Marie Lomot, a lifelong Amityville resident known lovingly as “Sue,” died Dec. 21, 2018, after battling cancer with a positive attitude for more than two years.  Ms. More...

Opinion

Brave police action bring scary incident to best outcome

A Suffolk County Police Officer, responding to a call from a Gentleman’s Club in Farmingdale, looked down the barrel of a gun held by a man who had already fired the weapon. More...

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Li Petri calls on County Executive Curran to rescind ban on ICE officials from local jails

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AFD holds groundbreaking for its Memorial Plaza

The Amityville Fire Department held its groundbreaking ceremony for its September 11th Memorial Plaza. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 25 •On Fri., January 25 at 12:30 p.m., the library will have Friday Afternoon Games. Come to the library with your group to play any game of your choice. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111. More...

 

People/Social

Legis. Gregory recognizes Eagle Scout with proclamation

Michael J. Karam was recently recognized as an Eagle Scout. At his award ceremony, S.C. Legislator and Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory presented him with a proclamation.  The event was held Fri., Jan. 11 at the Copiague Middle School. More...

Copiague DECA club brings home a dozen trophies

On Jan. 3, Copiague School District’s DECA club, under advisor Louise Curci, competed in the DECA Regional Competition at Suffolk County Community College. The students competed among 1,800 students from all across Suffolk County. More...

Town 31st annual black history month program

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and the Department of Human Services, invites the community to attend the 31st Annual Black History Month Program on Mon., February 11, at Amityville Memorial High School, 250 Merrick Rd., Amityville.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   •On Sat., January 26 at 10 a.m., the library will have Cloud Cork Board. Make a decorative weathered cork board.  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, January 24 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Sunken Meadow State Park announces schedule of events

Sunken Meadow State Park, in Sunken Meadow, will offer the following programs during winter 2019. There will be a fee of $4 per adult, $4 per child and children under 3 are free. More...

Planting Fields Foundation's festival to open January 27

Planting Fields Foundation announced that its Paradise Garden Festival Planting Fields will open Sun., Jan. 27. The event is held in the Winter Garden, known as the Main Green House from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., with programs for children and families. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TOWN OF BABYLON – ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to Chapter 213, Article II of the Building Zone Ordinance of the Town of Babylon, notice is hereby given that the Town More...













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