Click here to download a free MP3 of the song "The Friendly Village by the Bay" by Bruce Jenney.

August 31, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Coast Guard plans to install two towers to enhance communications

The United States Coast Guard held a public meeting this week on a plan to install two communication towers on Long Island More...


An article that appeared in the Aug. 24 edition, "ATA continues to fight for more reading teachers in district," contained an error. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, September 1
Full Story

Amityville Little League wins bronze

The 9-year-old Amityville Little League team won the bronze medal bracket at the District 34 tournament. The tournament, beginning July 5 and ending July 29, consisted of about 30 teams from towns such as Lindenhurst, Copiague, and Commack. More...

Copiague Harbor gymnast takes Empire State Games honors

Daniel Ahrens of Copiague Harbor won seven medals in the Masters Division Gymnastics competition (aged 40+) at this year More...

Amityville hires construction manager for new Village Hall

The Amityville Village Board has hired Sand Pebble Builders of East and South Hampton to head up the construction of the new Village Hall and the search is underway for an architect and plans for the new building. More...

Babylon's Beaches

Full Story

Residents flock to new Venetian Shores facilities

The Town of Babylon officially opened a brand new casual seafood restaurant and children More...

Back to school tips

The Village of Amityville Police Department is urging parents to teach their children some simple safety tips before they head back to school. More...



Fowl Ball!

Weekly report on the
Ducks take over division lead

The Long Island Ducks are flying high right now. Just one month ago, nobody could have believed that the team was capable of going on the kind of streak that has now seen them finally land atop the North Division standings. More...


Margaret Deissroth Weber Chapman, 92, former Amityville resident

Former Amityville resident Margaret Deissroth Weber Chapman (nee Inglee), died at her home in Gold Beach, Oregon, May 19, 2005. She was 92 years old. She was born in Amityville and lived here for many years. More...

Eleanore Curtis, 80, Amityville resident

Eleanore Louise Curtis, an 18-year Amityville resident, died August 8, 2005 at her Central Avenue home. She was 80 years old. More...

Darrin Owens, 39, Former Amityville resident

Darrin A. Owens, who grew up in Amityville, died after a long illness July 18, 2005 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. He was 39 years old. More...


A few thoughts

from around town... More...


Full Story

Amityville High School welcomes students to 2005-2006 year

Welcome to the 2005-2006 school year! All of us at Amityville Memorial High School have been working diligently to prepare for the arrival of our students on Tuesday, September 6th. More...

Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool