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August 22, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

BaCCA has new website

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BaCCA) is pleased to announce its new web site: babylonarts.com. Information regarding the programs and services of the arts council is now available online. More...

Amityville youth compete in the annual Beach Triathlon Story and photos by Kathy Magrini

The youngsters started gathering at Amityville beach around 10:30 a.m. on a sunny and pleasantly cool summer day. They lined up at the assigned table in the beach house and waited their turn to get a number drawn on their upper arm. More...

Volunteers called out for LIRR Train derailment

An eastbound Long Island Railroad train derailed at 5:45 a.m., August 6 between the Massapequa Park and Amityville stations. Officials said the train hit something on the tracks, causing damage to the bottom front of one of the cars. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

S.C. Legislator Tonna trains army of volunteers to fight hunger

As many as 20 people assembled in the teachers faculty room of Deer Park High School Tuesday, July 24, between 2 and 4 p.m., for one of four "Anti-Hunger" workshops hosted by Presiding Officer Paul J. Tonna (R More...

Broadlawn / South Oaks Tapestry Ball

On Saturday, October 13, The Long Island Home, comprised of South Oaks Hospital, Broadlawn Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Jennings Assisted Living, will hold their Second Annual Tapestry Ball at the Crest Hollow County Club in Woodbury. More...

Record Calendar The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:

THURSDAY, August 23 More...

Obituaries

Lawrence Olsen, 61, St. Martin’s parishioner and K of C member

Lawrence Olsen, a 32 year resident of Massapequa Park, died July 20, 2001 at his home at the age of 61. More...

Audrey E. Tarasenko, 93, life-long resident of Amityville

Audrey E. Tarasenko, a life-long resident of Amityville, died August 5, 2001 at Brunswick Hospital at the age of 93. More...

Estelle R. Goldblum, a 55-year resident of Amityville

Estelle R. Goldblum, a 55-year resident of Amityville, died August 9, 2001 at Consolation Residence, West Islip at the age of 78. More...

Babylon Town passes pesky pooch law

In New York State there are laws against dogs attacking cows and other livestock. It More...

Local folks in the news

Babylon Town Council candidate and Copiague resident Mike Johnson recently hosted a fundraiser in Lindenhurst. In attendance that night was family, friends and dignitaries including Legislator Maxine Postal. More...

Blood drive today

On Wednesday, August 22, Town of Babylon/Long Island Blood Services will have an open blood drive at Town Hall Annex, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon, 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

NA Firefighters battle house blaze

North Amityville Fire Company volunteers rushed to the scene of a house fire on Chestnut Road, North Amityville, August 2. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Hooked on books

You need to read to succeed is a principle, which the secondary English teachers in the Copiague School District firmly believe. More...

Copiague clean sweep

Students in the Copiague Middle School always take great pride in their school and its appearance. The first days of spring provided them with the perfect opportunity to express that pride in the form of a weekend school clean-up project. More...

Copiague outstanding achievers

The Copiague Middle School honored its outstanding academic achievers during a special evening awards ceremony. More...

Opinion

Unqua Place land too valuable to lose to developers

The Suffolk County Legislature has scheduled a discussion for later this month on the acquisition of the Unqua Place property in Amityville under the Greenways Program. More...

Amityville Library needs a little sprucing up Dear Editor:

I have used the Amityville Library four times in the last two weeks at various times of the day, between 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. The condition of the grounds at the entrance are a disgrace. More...

Keeping tabs on hometown through the Record’s website Dear Editor:

I just found you on the internet What a surprise! I used to live in Copiague and worked as an RN at Brunswick Hospital. I More...

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