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May 23, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Athletic Notebook

Here's a look at the latest sports action for the schools in the coverage area of the Beacon and Record (all facts and figures as of May 14): Amityville The baseball team is 1-15 and hasn't won a game since April 18, its only win of the sea More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Throughout history cats have sparked social conscience and creativity in the greatest of minds. More...

Obituaries

Clara Kelly: North Amityville missionary and loving mother

Clara Belle Kelly, a woman of great faith and an active missionary for Zion Gospel Church in Copiague, died April 24, 2007. She was 84 years old. More...

Jack Glazer: Copiague Attorney & local longtime resident

Longtime Copiague attorney Jack D. Glazer died May 2, 2007 at Highland Beach, Florida. He was 74 years old and had lived in both Amityville and Massapequa. More...

Ellen Smith: Brunswick Hospital receptionist, 73

Ellen Marie Smith, a devoted mother and grandmother who was active in St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church in Amityville, died May 2, 2007 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. She was 73 years old. Born June 18, 1933 in Brooklyn to Patrick J. More...

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PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right to Know!

Notice   of   formation   of C.P.K. LLC a NYS LLC Formation           filed with SSNY on 08/09/01. Off. Loc.: Suffolk Co. SSNY designated as agt. More...

Employee nabbed for theft by Babylon Town's GPS

Suffolk County Police arrested a 42-year-old Babylon Town employee May 8, charging him with the theft of Town property. Information about the theft was recorded on the Town's GPS, which was then forwarded toSuffolk police for an investigation. More...

Amityville and Copiague voters pass school reelect incumbents to school boards

Voters headed to the polls on Super Tuesday, May 15, voting on their annual school budgets and selecting school board trustees. More...

St. Martin students volunteer at benefit

On Holy Thursday, April 5, students from St. Martin of Tours School along with teacher Barbara Nehr, volunteered their time for the Thomas Hartman Foundation for Parkinson's Research at the Crest Hollow Country Club. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Massapequa Stars Power Ducks to doubleheader Sweep

"It's a nice night to be from Massapequa." These were the words of Ducks manager Dave Lapoint shortly after his team had beaten the Somerset Patriots for the second time in one night last Thursday at Citibank Park. More...

Events & Calendar

UNAYO to host dance, programs

+United North Amityville Youth Organization Inc. (U.N.A.Y.O.) will be holding a dance Friday, June 1, 8 p.m. to midnight. There will be live music and refreshments and prizes as well as certificates for all participants. More...

American Legion reschedules garage sale to May 26

Hunter Squires Jackson American Legion has rescheduled its community garage sale to Saturday, May 26, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Post, 133 Dixon Ave., Amityville, in the corner parking lot. The sale is open to the public and vendors. More...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, May 24 +Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., call Joanne Goodman, president at 631- 669-7300. More...

Opinion

We're fed up with this country's wink-and-nod immigration policies

Let's preface this editorial by saying, no, in fact we do not expect this country to round up 12 million illegal aliens, put them on boats and planes and deport them back to their own countries. And neither do most Americans. More...

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Public Commentary

Civic Association raises questions about Republic Airport improvements

The following letter was written to Republic Airport officials concerning the revised environmental comments the airport made to the issues raised by the Woodland Civic Association concerning proposed improvements to the airport. More...

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