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May 21, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Today's news, May 25, 2008: Copiague man involved in 3-car crash

Johnny Ramirez, 33, of 560 Scudder Ave., Copiague, has been identified as the driver of the Toyota Camry that was involved in a three-vehicle crash in Lindenhurst, Thurs., May 22. Police gave this account. More...

Candidates vie for nominations for special election in the 15th District

Leg. Elie Mystal steps down and creates opening after he's challenged on his residency

A special election, scheduled tentatively for Tues., July 29, is being called to fill the seat held by S.C. Leg. Elie Mystal. More...

Blue Angels to use Republic Airport as base for Memorial Day weekend Air Show

As part of the Memorial Day weekend air show slated for Jones Beach, Republic Airport, Farmingdale, will be hosting the United States Navy's precision demonstration team, the Blue Angels. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

by Joanne Anderson

Search for Sensation-Part 16: Many roads have been explored while hunting for Babylon's elusive Westminster Kennel Club clubhouse (1880-1904). More...

Events & Calendar

58th annual Memorial Day parade

The VFW Warren Keer Post 9482 will hold its 58th annual Memorial Day parade in Copiague along with American Legion Post 1015, Mon., May 26, 10 a.m. More...

Eric Egglinger, of Amityville graduates NYC Fire Academy

On January 16, Probationary Firefighter Eric C. Egglinger, of Amityville, graduated from the New York City Fire Academy. He successfully completed the first 23 week session of the department, in the top 10 percent of the class. More...

Long Island National Cemetery Memorial Day Service

The L. I. National Cemetery Memorial Organization invites the public to attend the annual Memorial Day Service, Sun., May 25, 1:30 p.m. at the Long Island National Cemetery, Wellwood Avenue entrance, Farmingdale. More...

Opinion

One who represents so many lost Americans

Editorial

A young Marine by the name of Mike Strank landed on the beaches of Iwo Jima in 1945. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS-

Full Story

America must honor its military by limiting its penchant for war

Public Commentary

Every Memorial Day, we pay tribute to the American men and women who have died in combat. With speeches and solemn ceremonies, we recognize their courage and valor. More...

Today's news, May 28, 2008: New Police Sergeant in Amityville

Glenn Slack was recently promoted to Police Sergeant in the Amityville Police Department. More...

Today's news, May 27, 2008: BOCES Recognizes Outstanding Student

Brendan Greene (c.) of Amityville, received the Faculty Association Award More...

Breaking News: Three men arrested for public lewdness

Suffolk County Police Third Squad Detectives have arrested three men, two from Babylon and one for Islip, for separate acts of public lewdness that occurred at different times and places in Islip Township. More...

AMHS removed from "Schools in Need of Improvement" list

The Amityville Public School District was notified by the New York State Education Department that after the mandated two years of continued performance improvement, the high school has been removed from the state's "Schools in Need of Improvement" More...

Babylon hosts Earth Day celebration

The Town of Babylon celebrated Earth Day on May 3, 2008. Over 30 eco-friendly vendors were on site to educate the public about what they can do to preserve our environment. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Amity senior, Angel Mazara, wrestling his way to the top

Amityville Memorial High School Senior and wrestling team member Angel Mazara, under the coaching expertise of Bill Maisel, not achieved Nassau County Championship status for the season, More...

New York Islanders Visit Park Avenue Students

Amityville's Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School students were in for a special treat when team members from the New York Islanders Hockey Team visited their school to talk about an important concept - teamwork. More...

Northeast Elementary School hosts "Prime Time Reading."

Amityville's Northeast Elementary students were in for a special treat when Principal Pauline Collins and Library AIS teacher Tina Smith hosted the building's first "Prime Time Reading" night to encourage literacy and reading for pleasure. More...

Obituaries

Nancy Spaeth-Cortez: Amityville Resident & Volunteer

Longtime Amityville resident and volunteer, Nancy E. Spaeth-Cortez, died April 28, 2008 at New Island Hospital in Bethpage. She was 68. More...

North Amityville Civic Leader Noel Campbell, at 82

The North Amityville and Copiague area lost a fighter when Noel V. Campbell died at his home on May 9, 2008. He was 82 years old. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

Amityville Record SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR LONG BEACH MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2005-WL2, Plaintiff against ROMULO A. VELASQUEZ, et al Defendant(s). More...









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