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March 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD teacher nominated for national ‘LifeChanger of the Year’ Award

Northeast Elementary School kindergarten and AIS teacher Tina Smith has been nominated as a 2014-15 national LifeChanger of the Year. More...

Hotel New Point at Amityville, Long Island

Good Ole daze From the New York Times 1984 and 1896

Gracing Amityville’s shores at the turn of the century was the beautiful New Point Hotel, a respite for wealthy Manahattan- and Brooklyn-ites who looked to get away from the heat of summer and spend time on the sea shore. More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague’s Got Talent

For the first time, Walter G. More...

Copiague students practice safe driving with S.T.O.P.P.E.D. program

In an effort to teach students about the consequences of driving under the influence of alcohol, Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School welcomed the S.T.O.P.P.E.D. program on Nov. 12. More...

Rohan Murphy visits Edmund W. Miles MS

Students at Edmund W. Miles Middle School, in the Amityville School District, received some words of inspiration when paralympian and motivational speaker Rohan Murphy dropped by to speak with them on Feb. 6. 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. More...

Local library budget votes and elections April 14th

Voters will head to the polls over the next two weeks to approve their library budgets and elect library trustees. Following is information on each of these votes and elections. Amityville: More...

DISHING the DIRT

Here are some tips to ensure you are prepared for Spring and that your garden flourishes this year. •Get inspired- take a trip to a public garden. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICENOTICE OF SPECIALMEETING, AMITYVILLEU.F.S.D.TOWN OF BABYLON,SUFFOLK COUNTY ANDTOWN OF OYSTER BAY,NASSAU COUNTY, NEWYORKNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Special Meetingof the Amityville UnionFree School District, Townof Babylon, Suffolk Coun More...

Breaking News - 3/29/2015 12:52 PM

Amity Chamber holds successful Chinese Auction - Free Access

Packed house at EMMS yesterday

The Amityville Chamber of Commerce held its annual Chinese Auction at the Edmund Miles Middle School yesterday. The event drew a large crowd. More...

ASD addresses parents' concerns on Common Core

The Amityville School District has mailed a letter to students’ homes, advising parents and guardians of their rights regarding the New York State exams in English, language arts and math for grades three through 8, and the exams in science in More...

Copiague vamps battle car fire

The Copiague Fire Department was called to a car fire in the rear of an Oak Street business about 9 p.m. Sat., March 14. Firefighters arrived to find a Honda Accord fully involved. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, March 28 • Amityville Chamber Chinese Auction at E.W. Miles Middle School, 501 Broadway, Amityville at 6 p.m. Admission is $6 for info call 631-598-0695. More...

 

People/Social

Gregory honored with 2015 Humanitarian Award

The S.C. Legislature’s Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory was honored by the New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators with their 2015 Humanitarian Award. More...

Siry and LaLota win four-year terms; public gives okay to FD Proposition

In Amityville, residents headed to the polls March 18 reelecting incumbent trustees Nick La- Lota and Dennis Siry, and giving a big thumbs up to a proposal to increase the number of years volunteer firefighters can accrue credits for service awards. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Seeing a photo of the original Babylon Town Shelter on Edison Avenue in West Babylon and the 1955 Town Hall proposal to build this facility prompted memories of happenings at this long-gone building. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 More...

Obituaries

Longtime Amityville resident Henry Marcley, at 93

Native Long Islander and longtime Amityville resident Henry I. Marcley died peacefully on March 10 at the age of 93, after a brief illness during which he was cared for and surrounded by family members and friends. More...

Opinion

We need the state and federal cash to take Long Island out of its rut

The potholes on our roads and highways have gone from simply annoying to damaging—and now deadly.That is apparent to our local officials at the state, county and town levels who are trying to do something about it. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Feral cats and their caretakers need public support

Dear Editor: More...













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