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January 9, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Levy sworn in for second term

S.C. Exec. Steve Levy was sworn into office after winning reelection by a large majority in November. The inauguration took place at the Suffolk County Community College campus in Brentwood Jan. 6, with N.Y.S. Assemblyman Robert Sweeney presiding. More...

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Schools/Sports

Park Avenue School, parents out to educate the whole child

Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in Amityville recently held its first in a series of monthly workshops designed to bring parents together with educators to discuss practices for engaging children to become effective learners, both in and out More...

Amityville Memorial High School orientation eases students into high school

The ninth grade orientation program and back to school barbeque have become a tradition in the Amityville Public Schools. More...

Eagle pride soars to the middle school

This year, for the first time in Copiague history, the Copiague Middle School is offering a competitive field hockey team for seventh and eighth-grade girls. More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 10 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., 631- 264-0300. More...

Long Islanders remember Pearl Harbor

The L.I. Chapter of the AFA Air Force Association held a commemorative ceremony on the 66th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The event was held at the American Airpower Museum, Republic Airport in Farmingdale Dec. 7. More...

SVA exhibition at L.I. Museum

Imagine a world without oil as a source of power. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

Amityville Record SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK GMAC MORTGAGE LLC, Plaintiff against PATRICIA BIRT; JOHN BIRT, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on October 5, 2007. More...

Amityville Village looks at alternatives to siren alarms

A change in policy by the Amityville Village Fire Department has addressed some of the concerns of residents about the sounding of the emergency siren. More...

GPS directs Copiague man straight to jail

Technology and a well-timed Christmas present helped to nail a Copiague man who had stolen a GPS from a home on Grand Central Avenue in Amityville Dec. 29. More...

Amityville Historical Society hosts Holiday luncheon

The Amityville Historical Society held its annual holiday open house in December. The event, as always was a great success and members and friends of the society had an opportunity to see the Lauder Museum, dressed for the holidays. More...

 

People/Social

Heather Meyer weds Kyle Morrison

Heather Meyer and Kyle Morrison were married on October 8, 2007 at the Westbury Manor with a reception that followed. Heather is the daughter of Marie Meyer of Copiague and formerly of Amityville and of Gary Meyer of New Jersey. More...

Raquel Wheby studies journalism

Raquel Wheby, of Amityville, a student at Wilkes University, spent the fall semester of the 2007-2008 academic year studying in Washington, D.C. as a part of American University's Washington Semester Program in journalism. More...

DAR meets at home of Peg Crichton

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, attended their annual Christmas meeting at the home of Peg Crichton of Amityville. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . . .

The 1958 jingle: "My dog's better than your dog, my dog's better than yours, my dog's better 'cause he eats Ken-L Ration, my dog's better than yours" is more than a silly brag. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111

•The Library is sponsoring a bus trip to see Evita at the Tilles Center, Sun., Jan. 20. the bus departs from the Library at 5:30 p.m. for the 7 p.m. show. the cost is $45 to Copiague card holders and $50 to non cardholders. More...

Obituaries

Judith Graziano, former Amityville resident, at 64

Longtime Lindenhurst resident and wife of a former Amityville Village Police Officer Judith Graziano, died Dec. 18, 2007. She was described by her family as a woman who spent her life caring for her husband and family. She was 64 years old. More...

Opinion

School bomb threats are no laughing matter

A youngster was arrested this week for making bomb threats against Lake Grove High School. This follows similar incidents last month in Amityville and Copiague. More...

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Public Commentary

S.C. Exec. Steve Levy's Inaugural Address: A Vision for Suffolk's future

We often take for granted what an amazing concept this event is - one man who was placed in a position of power by the people freely relinquishes it to another, because the system is bigger than any one individual. More...

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