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August 28, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page



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William Joseph McCrann, 86, former Amityville resident

William Joseph McCrann, of Southern Pines, North Carolina and a former 50-year resident of Amityville, died August 16, 2002 at the Pines Health Center at the age of 86. More...

Frank DeMoore, active Little League coach

Frank DeMoore, a 35-year resident of Amityville, died August 17, 2002 at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip. He was born January 31, 1930 in Uniondale. More...

Helen Lemanski of Amityville

Helen J. Lemanski, of Amityville, died August 16, 2002. She was a retired employee of Sears in Hicksville and longtime member of A.A.R.P. More...


We remember Walter A. Saxton

One of the first pieces I printed in the Amityville Record when I became its editor included the name of Judge Walter A. Saxton. I left the "X" out of his last name and was promptly reprimanded by him for the omission, rightfully so. More...

LMDC should hold hearings in Nassau and Suffolk

The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation is conducting an international competition for a memorial design for the World Trade Center and is holding hearings in every single borough of New York City, as well as in New Jersey to gain input from fami More...

Cell tower laws violate people’s rights

Dear Editor,

The column about the cell tower law bothers me. More...

ASD must redo brick on Park Central Building;

report says deficiences are too extensive to repair

Deficient work on the masonry at the Park Avenue complex is "pervasive," according to a report filed with the district by its architects, the Spector Group. More...

Babylon Town looks to weed out bad landscapers

In an effort to give the Town of Babylon greater control over quality of life issues that pose a nuisance to residents, the board is reviewing its codes and has set several public hearings for September to make some changes. More...

Tools for School program underway

Astoria Federal Savings today announced the launch of the fourth annual Kids Tools for School collection drive throughout Nassau, Suffolk, Brooklyn, Queens and Westchester to help children who cannot afford school supplies and kicked-off the drive wi More...


Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, August 29
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Cornell Cooperative Extension offers tips for kids as summer winds down

Summer is winding down. The kids may be complaining, "There More...

Leukemia Society to hold annual Light the Night walkathon

Come and make a difference in the lives of patients with blood related cancers. More...


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