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January 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Village thanks Country Roads owners for help following Sandy

Following Hurricane Sandy, many people reached out to help their friends and neighbors in Amityville. More...

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Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

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...

Audubon Society Bird Walk Jan. 13

Join the South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sun., Jan. 13, 9:30 a.m. to noon at Point Lookout Town Park.the bird walk is free of charge.  More...

Wild Women of Comedy coming January 19

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center will present “The Wild Women of Comedy” Jan 19 at 7:30 p.m., featuring renowned comic duo MEL & EL, and comedianes Vanessa Hollingshead and Jessica Kirson. More...

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Public Notices

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SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK - BABYLON CONSUMER SOLUTIONS, LLC, Plaintiff against LUIS MALDONADO, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered herein and dated Octob More...

Breaking News - 1/9/2013 12:50 PM

Massapequa mall closed Monday for bomb squad investigation


Leg. Gregory proposal for "whole communities" passes County legislature

On Dec. More...


Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

From the “you can’t make this stuff up” file, the following exchange recorded by Chris Elton, Babylon Town Shelter director, the morning after Christmas is typical of the lies and fabrications from the public that municipal shelters More...


William Shave, former Village trustee and deputy mayor

by Carolyn James  When New York State mandated that every municipality have an emergency management plan, then Amityville Mayor Emil Pavlik turned to Trustee Bill Shave and asked him to handle the job.  More...



Moon struck on Christmas night

We were heading home Christmas night. Looking up at the clear sky, the moon was dazzling. Then we noticed a bright, beautiful light hugging the moon. It wasn’t twinkling, so it wasn’t a star. It had to be a planet.  More...


Tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School should begin national discussion on guns and school safety

Dear Editor:  Medicines don’t cure illnesses, doctors do. Water hoses don’t put out fires, firefighters do. Guns don’t kill people­— people do. More...


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