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September 24, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Village honors beach volunteers; passes law to contain bamboo

Amityville Village officials honored residents and local businesses who donated time and services to help rebuild the Amityville Beach Pavilion. The certificates of appreciation were awarded as the Village’s regular board meeting Mon., Sept. 8. More...

Sons of Italy Commission for Social Justice dinner scheduled for October 15

The Sons of Italy Commission for Social Justice fall dining out event will be held Wed., Oct. 15, 6 p.m. at Villa Sorrento Restaurant, Middle Country Rd., St. James. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, September 26 •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. to be held at VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission For further info., call 516-889-2184. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

As school gets going, students are reminded to get library cards

In addition to traditional library services and resources, an Amityville Public Library card provides online reference resources that can be accessed from home, 24/7, online live Homework Help with real teachers available to help students from grade More...

Circle of Love Ministry provides lunch, school supplies and fun

The Circle of Love Ministry Worldwide, Copiague, in conjunction with the Copiague School District, provided lunch from July 14 to Aug. 22 to children ages 18 and under. More...

Breaking down Suffolk Division III football

Points, points, points. That is what is needed when you are playing football in Suffolk Division III. However, what is more important than the ability to score points? Being able to stop the other team from scoring. More...

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...

Get sea worthy at local U.S. Power Squadron

Safe boating courses, including free vessel safety checks and more are being offered by America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With squadrons across Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Babylon IDA closes on long-term lease with Wesco, job influx to follow

The Babylon IDA closed on a long-term lease with Wesco Manufacturing Inc. saving the company $113,033 in real property tax abatements over the next 12 years.The company is expected to relocate to the Town and bring in 13 full-time employee positions. More...

Opinion

Revisiting the story of Hurricane Sandy and the fracking debate

GUEST EDITORIAL

As the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, memories of the destruction produced by the storm still haunt most Long Islanders. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Breaking News - 9/29/2014 12:26 PM

Village begins preparing for Artspace visit - Free Access

After approving a $15,000 contract with ArtLeague, Amityville Village officials began work this week to plan for the 3-day visit from the not for profit organization to bring ArtSpace to the Village. More...

AMITYVILLE BEACH BLAST, 2014

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Copiague man shot at his home; police investigation underway

Suffolk County police are investigating the shooting of a Copiague man last. Police said the victim, Aaron Goodman, 30, responded to a knock on the door of his home on Dixon Avenue shortly before midnight. More...

Amityville Police arrest two Massapequa men in separate incidents in the Village

Two Massapequa men were arrested and charged in two separate incidents in Amityville over the past two weeks. More...

 

People/Social

Morgan F. Weed of Amityville celebrates his 75th birthday

Amityville native son, Morgan F. Weed, celebrated his 75th birthday with family and friends at his home in Zephyrhills, Florida. He is the oldest son of Ex-Fire Chief F. Forrest and Alma Weed of Terry Avenue, Amityville. More...

AMHS Hosts the Class of 1954

Amityville Memorial High School graduates from the Class of 1954 attended a high school reunion on Sept. 12. More...

New members installed into Amityville Chamber of Commerce

The Amityville Chamber of Commerce recently held its installation breakfast. Taking the oath as president was Dina Shingleton and treasurer Bob Schumacher. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

“It’s not nice to fool Mother Nature.”-- from a 1970s commercial ad campaign Up until Saturday night, Sept. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Buddy Program Part 2: Last week’s “Pets” (available at www.amityvillerecord.com) described how the Buddy Program, which trains dogs and dog lovers at Hempstead Town Shelter and now Last Hope, is getting positive results with pos More...

A reporter’s walk along Albany Avenue

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Obituaries

Sister Prague Maria Fortier of Order of Dominican Sisters, Amityville, St. Martin of Tours teacher

Sister Prague Maria Fortier, of the Order of Dominican Sisters in Amityville and a former teacher in St. Martin of Tours School, died Aug. 10, 2014 after a brief illness. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SPECIALDISTRICT MEETINGCOPIAGUE UNION FREESCHOOL DISTRICT,IN THE COUNTY OFSUFFOLK, NEW YORKNOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that pursuant to aresolution of the Board ofEducation of the Copiague Union Free SchoolDistrict, in the County ofSuffolk, New Y More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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