Amityville

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Nassau County Police Officer Critically Injured In Southern State Parkway Crash

The crash, which happened near Route 110 in Amityville, involved a female officer from the department’s 7th Precinct.

11/21/2011

'Verrazano' The Kitten (credit: Animal Care & Control of NYC)

Animal Care & Control Rescues Kitten Allegedly Thrown Onto Verrazano Bridge

The non-profit pet organization said an animal control officer stopped his vehicle and helped rescue the kitten with the help of some truck drivers, who blocked traffic.

07/06/2011

Stop & Shop Logo

Amityville At Odds With Stop & Shop Over New Logo

Some town fathers are said to be concerned over, of all things, the new sign and logo being displayed at Stop & Shops nationwide and coming soon to a location in Amityville.

07/05/2011

Beetle The Kitten (credit: North Shore Animal League America)

Reward Offered After Someone Tosses Kitten From Car On Long Island

It’s a shocking case of animal cruelty, and now authorities are offering $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction. It involves “Beetle,” a black kitten who at just 9 weeks old has already used up one of his nine lives.

06/29/2011

FILE -- A man holds a cremation urn in the showroom of a funeral parlor (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

L.I. Woman Finds Glass, Staples Mixed In With Late Father’s Ashes

When a woman picked up her father’s remains from the funeral home in Amityville, her lawyer says she was shocked and felt sick at what she saw in the urn.

06/16/2011

Packard Convertible for Sale in Amityville, NY (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Amityville Officials Selling Vintage Packard To Trim Budget Gap

Officials will part with the historic 1929 Packard convertible to close a looming budget gap. The car was reportedly used by NYC Mayor Jimmy Walker before he resigned in a corruption scandal in 1932.

04/19/2011

Long Island Railroad station - Freeport, NY (file / credit: MTA)

Disruptions This Weekend On LIRR’s Busiest Branch

Shuttle buses will be replacing trains between Freeport and Babylon as the LIRR completes work on a $23 million signal and switching upgrade.

04/08/2011

Tynielle Silvera, right, shown here in a personal photo from October 23, 2010/family handout

Cops: Amityville Teen Killed By Drunken Driver

A heartbroken Long Island mother had an angry message for the accused drunken driver who police say killed her teen daughter as she walked home from volunteering.

12/02/2010

L.I. School Bus Driver Dies Days After Tanker Crash

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — A school bus driver has died of his injuries two days after an early morning crash involving a tanker truck on a Long Island highway.

10/27/2010

School Bus, Tanker Collide On Sunrise Highway

AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A school bus driver was hospitalized in critical condition after an early morning crash involving a tanker truck on a Long Island highway.

10/25/2010

Handcuffs - File Photo

Man Brings Loaded Gun To Wake, Threatens To Use It

Authorities say that one of the mourners at a teenage gun victim’s wake had a loaded semi-automatic weapon in his vehicle.

10/07/2010

The house from "The Amityville Horror" at 112 Ocean Avenue in Amityville, NY - Mar 31, 2005 - Photo: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images

Moving Sale At ‘Amityville Horror’ House

You could get a piece of the famous home at 108 Ocean Avenue. Well, sort of.

08/20/2010

Missing Amityville Swimmer’s Body Found

Authorities have recovered the body of an Amityville man who disappeared while swimming at a New Jersey beach.

08/17/2010

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