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Officer Pam Slack sworn in as new APD sergeant

This story contains a video Amityville Police Office Pam Slack was sworn in as sergeant as her parents stood by proudly and before an enthusiastic crowd June 25. Slack, who was a teacher before becoming an Amityville police officer, replaces longtime Amityville Police Officer and Sergeant John Sullivan who retired after serving 26 years with the department.


DEC holds meeting on plans for contaminated Grumman spill

Hundreds attend; tell officials to clean up spill entirely

This story contains a video The Bethpage High School auditorium was packed, standing room only, on Tues. June 12 as the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) presented its highly debated proposed $80 million dollar remedial action plan to clean up potentially harmful contaminants that have formed an underground plume of chemicals emanating from Bethpage Community Park, a former Grumman property.


Former Met, Yankee Dwight Gooden visits Long Island, is a hit as he signs autographs

This story contains a video Met fans and Yankee fans may not agree on everything, but both can say that Dwight “Doc” Gooden was a great baseball player. The former Mets and Yankees pitcher was in West Babylon this past Saturday signing autographs and meeting fans at the Ridgewood Savings Bank.


Amityville girl calls 911 as brother is choking

"I did it to help my brother," she says

This story contains a video By Carolyn James She’s four years old—today—and already a hero.


Babylon Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Our Lady of Grace Church with Tulip Festival and Parade

Van Bourgondien House Named Historical Site and Museum

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Fire forces evacuation of 140 children from Tutor Time, West Islip

No injuries reported

This story contains a video By Carolyn James A fire erupted on the roof of a building in West Islip this morning right next door to Tutor Time, a child care facility at 181 Sunrise Higway. Within minutes firefighters were on the scene and the children were evacuated to Atlantic Auto Mall, 193 Sunrise Highway.


Councilwoman Gordon to be deployed; U.S. Reservist running for seat next month

This story contains a video Babylon Town Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon, a member of the U.S. Army Reserves, and a candidate for reelection in November, has been called up for active duty. She is to be deployed after January 1, 2012.


Amityville Rotary hosts annual Apple Fest

This story contains a video The Amityville Rotary Club held its everpopular Apple Fest offering everything apple— freshly picked apples from Upstate New York, apple cider, apple pie and donuts. There was music by the Amityville Memorial High School jazz band, games for the kids, food and vendors offering an array of hand-made crafts.

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