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April 19, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Police seek public's help in shooting of teen

Police continue to investigate the shooting death of a 14-year-old Amityville girl who was shot while attending a party at 123 Miller Avenue, North Amityville Saturday night, April 8. More...

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Schools/Sports

Student achievement on Advanced Placement exams is highest among seven like school districts

The Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) continually monitors the achievement of its students on a variety of state and national assessments. One of the nationally recognized assessments is the course specific Advanced Placement More...

39 students recognized for athletic excellence

Amityville Memorial High School has a rich tradition of athletic excellence. Each year the New York State Public High School Athletic Association recognizes students who participate at the Varsity level for their athletic achievements. More...

Student achievement continues to rise across the district

Grade 5 Social Studies achievement reaches four-year high

The School District is pleased to report that Grade 5 Elementary-Level Social Studies student achievement levels at the Park Avenue Memorial Elementary (PAMES) have risen for the fourth consecutive year. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Hundreds attend St. Martin's 85th anniversary gala

They came from near and far. They came by plane and from around the corner. More than 600 people attended the gala celebrating the 85th anniversary of St. Martin of Tours School, along with highlighting the achievement of three special individuals. More...

Fine Arts show in Amityville May 5th

A fine arts show and sale, featuring the work of Long Island artists, will be held at First United Methodist church, 25 Broadway (Route 110), Amityville, at Merrick Road. The show will be held Friday, May 5, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Opinion

Permission to mock someone should not be students' rewards for doing well in school

A press release that arrived in our office recently described how one elementary school principal allowed himself to be duct-taped to the wall by students who had completed a special reading program in the district. More...

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Let's preserve historical Amityville murals

The following letter was sent to representatives of Chase Bank in Amityville, a copy of which was also sent to the Record for publication: More...

Police seek public's help in hit and run in North Amityville

Detectives from the Suffolk County Police First Squad are seeking the public's assistance in locating the driver who struck a fifteen year old and seriously injured him before fleeing the scene. More...

Explosion Copiague

A van fire and explosion, that sent shock waves for several miles around, is under investigation by the Suffolk County Police Arson Section Detectives. More...

 

People/Social

Kretz to wed Claire Abbazia

Stephen and Denise Kretz of Amityville announce the engagement of their son, Patrick Stephen, to Claire Catherine Abbazia, the daughter of Catherine Schmitt of Huntington and Patrick Abbazia of Brooklyn. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Since dogs don't check calendars, this story is a bit early for Mothers' Day. A local dog showed that maternal love has no bounds and can help fill the void carved by grief. More...

Pet of the Week

Rascal More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague  50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 The Library is offering an overnight trip to Philadelphia, Saturday, April 29, 7 a.m. to Sunday, April 30, departing Philadelphia 3 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Vincent Mollo, Jr., retired N.Y. State Trooper

Vincent Mollo was based in Farmingdale for the 25 years he worked as a New York State Trooper. He was Head of Hazardous Materials in Troop "L" that serves parts of Nassau and Suffolk Counties. More...

Edith Kmetz, resident of Copiague

Edith Kmetz, of Copiague, died March 24, 2006. More...

Craig Luther, MPK Village Employee & Copiague Coach

Craig Luther, an avid sportsman and community member who worked for the Village of Massapequa Park, died March 28, 2006. He was 42 years old. Since 2004 he worked as a motor equipment operator and landscaper for the village. More...

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