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December 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, December 12 •Play Break for Parents and Child for ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult at the Amityville library, Oak and John Streets, 631-264-0567. More...

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Schools/Sports

IN THE NEWS

The eighth-grade students at St. Marin of Tours School in Amityville helped distribute Thanksgiving food baskets at St. Hugh of Lincoln Parish. More...

Copiague Middle School hosts Fall for Kindness event

Working together to spread hope for a good cause, members of the Copiague Middle School Student Council, along with advisers Stephanie Cologiacomo and Aggie Marcedo, hosted their annual Fall for Kindness event. More...

Walter G. O’Connell announces Golden Eagle Award winners

To award its athletically and academically inclined students, Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School created the Golden Eagle Award. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 More...

Events & Calendar

Winter fun planned at the Fire Island Lighthouse

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society (FILPS) has scheduled two events for December. On Sat., Dec. 13, the 12th annual reenactment of the Flying Santa will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Santa will arrive at the lighthouse. More...

Sex Offender Registration Tips offering prevention programs

Parents and community members can report registrants who may be failing to comply with registration laws, employment or residence restriction laws, possible violations of probation or parole or offenders in positions of trust with children. More...

Safe Boating courses available at your local Power Squadrons location

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

Opinion

The holidays mean more than shopping

I enjoyed reading Steve Levy’s letter regarding stores remaining closed onThanksgiving and I agree with him wholeheartedly. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: J. Fetterman’s letter about illegal immigrants from the Nov. 26 Record was full of hyperbole, but not many facts. All presidents have the Constitutional authority to set priorities for agencies under their control, like the INS. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Photo from the past brings measure of friendship and hope

A moment in time captured on film more than six decades ago found its way through time to bring a message of peace and hope to two local families last month. More...

Car goes up in flames in Copiague; investigation underway

The Copiague Fire Department was called to a reported car fire on Lake Drive at about 10:15 p.m. Fri., Nov. 21. Firefighters arrived to find a Nissan Murano SUV fully involved. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague’s Frank DiSclafani gets Eagle Scout award

S.C. Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory presented Frank DiSclafani of Copiague with a proclamation at his Eagle Scout award ceremony held Fri., Nov. 21 at the Copiague Middle School. More...

Court of honor ceremony held for new Eagle Scout

Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon and Presiding Officer of the S.C. More...

Copiague minor league Little Spartans finish in first place

Coach Peter Lee is shown with his team, Copiague’s Little Spartans, who just won their last game. The Little Spartans finished the season in first place. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Early Colored School in North Amityville

The next property on Albany Avenue is that of the Colored School #6, which was closed in 1895 when the Amityville Union Free Schools were desegregated by Charles Devine Brewster. Brewster (b. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Do you have room in your heart and home for a Real oneeyed rabbit? In the classic children’s book The Velveteen Rabbit, a toy bunny, shabby with fur worn out because his child loved him so much, yearned to become Real. More...

Obituaries

Roderic K. Whalen, Amityville resident, U.S. veteran

Roderic K. Whalen, a longtime resident of Amityville and a veteran of World War II, died Nov. 20, 2014. He was 91 years old. Mr. Whalen was a combat veteran and served as a signalman, participating in the invasion of Iwo Jima. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that the fiscal affairs of the Amityville Union Free School District for the period beginning on July 1, 2013 and ending on June 30, 2014, have been examined by an independent public accountant, Cullen & Danowski, LLP, and More...













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