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October 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

St. Martin students attend Annual Beach Clean Up

St. Martin of Tours School stands with Senator Owen Johnson at the Annual Beach Clean Up held on Sat., Sept. 15 at Robert Moses State Beach. More...

Amityville Farmers’ Market is still plowing along through October

August was a busy month at the Farmers’ Market in spite of the stormy weather. Early in the month, the Bay Village Civic Association conducted a food drive to benefit the Town of Babylon Food Pantry. More...

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Pets pets pets

The following excerpt is from a Purebred Rescue Primer that I wrote for a magazine in 2009. More...

Events & Calendar

Reducing stress through meditation offered Oct. 25

John Bednarik, of the Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, Amityville, will facilitate a program entitled Reducing Stress through Meditation, Thurs., Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m. More...

Lantern Light Tour at lighthouse October 13

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society has arranged for a Lantern Light Tour, Sat., Oct. 13, 6 to 8 p.m. The tour leaves at 15-minute intervals. Meet in Field #5 of Robert Moses State Park. More...

Sen. Fuschillo sponsors Cell Phones for Soldiers Oct. 13

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) will once again be sponsoring a “Cell Phones for Soldiers” program to benefit our troops serving overseas at two locations on Sat., Oct. 13, 2012. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Amityville’s success is incentive to move even further forward

The Amityville School District opened its doors this September to some great news. As reported last week, the district, for the first time in a decade, has all of its school buildings off the state’s academic “watch” list. More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Like it or not, society must deal rationally with sex offenders

Dear Editor: Regarding the editorial dated Aug. 22, “Laws restricting where sexual offenders can live must be enforceable,” and as a former resident, I offer a response. More...

Employee at St. Martin's School arrested for making threatening statements to students

School put on lockdown on Friday

By Carolyn JamesSt. Martin of Tours School in Amityville went into lockdown following an incident involving a school lunch aide there last week. Police and other sources gave this account: More...

Village looks to establish official protocol for use of fire department vehicles

The Amityville Village Board is considering enacting guidelines for the Amityville Fire Department regarding the use of fire department vehicles outside of the normal course of fire department business. More...

Don't miss Amityville's Apple Festival

Three Amityville organizations—Rotary, Chamber and Historical Society—have joined forces to bring the community an autumn extravaganza. The event, scheduled for Sat., Oct. More...

Amityville woman honored by Town for her service to the community

Throughout her life, Anne Crocitto said she felt blessed. That’s why the Amityville resident and mother of six sought ways to give back. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague welcomes newest administrators

On Wed., Sept. 19, the Copiague School District hosted an afternoon reception to welcome new administrative appointees, some new to the district and some familiar faces in to new positions. More...

Copiague students participate in apprentice competition

It’s all about marketing. Several members of the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School DECA Club and Louise Curci’s College & Career class participated in the annual Adelphi Apprentice Competition. More...

A grand tradition continues at Northeast School Amityville

Northeast Elementary School in Amityville welcomed some of the students’ grandparents inside to celebrate Grand- parents Day. Grandparents and greatgrandparents stopped by to read to the pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes. More...

Obituaries

Nicholas D. Mazur, Massapequa resident, WWII veteran

by Carolyn James Nicholas D. Mazur, a longtime resident of Massapequa, who won several awards for his work with ABC, died Aug. 21, 2012 at his home. He was 89 years old. More...

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STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIPStatement of ownership, management and circulation as required by Unites States Code as ofOctober 13, 2012 of the Amityville Record, published weekly at 85 Broadway, Amityville, N.Y.11701the names and addresses of the Publisher, More...









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