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Amityville police to enforce overnight parking ordinance

The Amityville Police Department has resumed enforcement of

(Credit: Alexi Knock)

The Amityville Police Department has resumed enforcement of the village’s overnight parking ordinance.

Enforcement had been suspended in areas affected by superstorm Sandy since the storm hit in October 2012.

The ordinance bans parking on village streets from 3 a.m. to 6 a.m. without temporary permits or emergency exceptions granted on a limited basis by the police department.

Homeowners...

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Amityville agrees to $48G tax refund to Walgreens

The Village of Amityville has agreed to refund

(Credit: Bloomberg News / Daniel Acker)

The Village of Amityville has agreed to refund $48,000 to Walgreens after the drugstore chain said it was overcharged on property taxes from 2003 through 2014.

Village attorney Richard Handler called the settlement a “fine resolution” to a tax case after the chain claimed it was overcharged by about $150,000.

Under the settlement, the Walgreens property at 275 Broadway will be assessed...

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