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September 18, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Correction

Jill Duffy of 255 West Dr., Copiague was not charged by police with driving while intoxicated, despite a statement to that affect that appeared in the June 26, 2002 edition of the Record. We apologize for the error. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Amityville Teachers get "HealthSmart"

On August 12, 13 and 14, over 45 teachers and community health educators from Amityville, Sachem, South Country, West Islip and Smithtown were trained as master teachers of a comprehensive health education curriculum called HealthSmart. More...

Myrna Torres, Amity school teacher named educator of the year of the year

Myrna Torres, an English teacher at Amityville High School, has received Honorable Mention in Teen Ink More...

Do your homework before packing school lunches

One of the safety precautions children are taught is to look both ways before crossing the street. Looking can prevent an accident. However, as hard as students look at their lunches, they won More...

Obituaries

Helen Josephine Bohrer Walters, 35-year resident of Amityville

Helen Josephine Bohrer Walters, a 35-year resident of Amityville, died April 29, 2002 in her home in Deposit, New York at the age of 82. She is the widow of Edward M. Walters. More...

Donald F. Daily, 75, former resident of Copiague

Donald F. Daily, a former resident of Copiague and Deer Park, died in Colorado Springs, Colorado July 26. He was 75 years old. More...

Anna Gertrude Schiflin, former Copiague resident.

Anna Gertrude Schiflin, a resident of Copiague and formerly of Girdland, Pennsylvania, died September 2, 2002 at Brunswick Hospital, Amityville. She was 92 years old. More...

Opinion

Editorial

We came together as a wounded people and found hope in the future

The ceremonies held last week to commemorate the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on our country, our state, our city and our people were extremely moving. More...

This week’s outrage

When did we, as a people, first discover the need to legislate common sense and old fashioned morality? When did the lessons we learned in kindergarten and around the dinner table begin to require codification in our legal system? More...

Public Commentary

Rememberances of Amityville LeBourget visits of the past

In 1978 when the then LeBourget Mayor Cadot visited Amityville, he had maybe 3 or 4 others with him. At the time I had my Macrame` Shop, The Village Knotter. More...

NA residents host annual Nite Out Against Crime

The North Amityville community took part in the National Night Out program, part of America More...

Amityville teachers have a special assignment for you

The Amityville Teachers Association is taking part in the annual fundraiser walk, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, which will be held Sunday, October 20, at Jones Beach State Park. More...

NA residents host annual Nite Out Against Crime

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Photo

Patrons of the Copiague Library enjoyed a beautiful night at the ballpark with the Long island Ducks on August 15th. More...

 

People/Social

Gonser / Chard Wedding

Mr. and Mrs. John B. Gonser of Amityville announce the marriage of their son, Lieutenant John Thomas Gonser to Rebecca Chard, daughter of Donald and Mary Chard of Montville, New Jersey. More...

Fitchett called to serve his fellow Americans

When the son of a Copiague woman joined the Army, he knew he More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, September 19
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DAR sponsors patriotic library exhibit

The Board members of the Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter Daughters are showing an exhibit at the Bay Shore-Brightwaters Library during September, titled to commemorate Patriotic Constitution Week, September 17 to 23. More...

Supermarket Bingo to be held at Masonic Temple

Supermarket Bingo is being held by Amityville Chapter #700 Order of the Eastern Star, Friday, September 27, 7:30 p.m. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $5 and the event will be held at the Masonic Temple, Avon Place, Amityville. 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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