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December 10, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

We're looking for a few good holiday photos

The RECORD is planning to print some holiday photos. Maybe you have a nice historical photo of the Village of Amityville or surrounding area. Perhaps a cute photo of your pet near the Christmas tree. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The holidays accentuate the extremes of emotion. Happy events seem more joyous while sad news is even more depressing. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Amityville students receive life lesson on a hot topic

Northeast Elementary School students in the Amityville Public School District were educated during Fire Safety Month with a professional, personal perspective from local firefighters. More...

Off-duty police officer saves woman, five pets from burning home

An off-duty Suffolk County police officer helped to rescue a woman and her five pets from a burning home in North Amityville Fri., Dec. 5. More...

Opinion

An unusual tradition that brings new meaning to the holidays

Editorial

We have become known as the "keepers of the graves" in our family, a title we earned as a result of geography, and a willingness to spend a few hours, two or three times a year, caring for the sites where many of our relatives are buried. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Let's review Bush's record with objectivity

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: The media has made a big story out of President Bush's low approval rating. For the record, I would like your readers to know that many Presidents have had lower approval ratings when they are about to leave office. More...

Amityville lights up for the holidays

Watch the Record's online and Dec. 17 editions for story and more photos. More...

St. Martin's Wins 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

St. Rose CYO and Massapequa High School sponsored a 3-on-3 tournament on Sat., Nov. 15. The tournament was developed to promote learning the game of basketball and to foster a working relationship between CYO and the public school system. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Amityville Public School Beautification project at PAMES

Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in the Amityville Public School District will be in full bloom come spring. In a partnership forged by Superintendent of Schools Dr. John R. More...

Copiague High School Marching Band and Color Guard participate in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

School started early for the 115 members of the Walter G. O'Connell Copiague High School Marching Band and Color Guard. More...

Two Amityville Warrior athletic teams honored for sportsmanship

The Amityville Public School District announced that both the varsity boys golf team and the varsity baseball team have been commended by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) for having best exemplified the spirit o More...

Obituaries

Amityville resident and nurse, Mary Gnecco

Longtime Amityville resident and dedicated registered nurse Mary C. Gnecco died Nov. 5, 2008. She was 102. "My mother was extremely healthy and always happy," said her daughter, Lorraine Legomsky when asked about her mom's long life. More...

Charles Montanino: Copiague area Coach

Longtime Amityville and Copiague area resident and volunteer coach Charles Montanino died Nov. 6, 2008. He would have been 81 years old this Christmas eve. Born and raised in Brooklyn, he served in the U.S. More...

Services December 22 for William Peirce Thorn, 88

Longtime Amityville resident William Peirce Thorn died Nov. 23, 2008 at the age of 88. A memorial will be held Dec. 22, 2008 at Powell Funeral Home. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on Nov. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK NORWEST MORTGAGE, INC., A CALIFORNIA CORPORATION Plaintiff, AGAINST Sharlene D. Warthen, et al. 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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