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October 10, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague Schools Celebrate Homecoming 2012

Homecoming 2012 kicked off with the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School student body showing its school spirit and pride at the annual pep rally. Blue and white were the colors of the day on Friday, Sept. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Your cat will thank you for reading this column, especially if you try some of the recipes. Everyone likes to pamper their pets, yet most folks don’t consider making homemade treats for their cats. More...

Library

At Your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •The Library will offer GRASP – the GED Study at Home Program next on Mon., Nov. 5. More...

Events & Calendar

Copiague Chamber fundraiser October 25

The Copiague Chamber of Commerce will hold a fundraiser Thurs., Oct. 25 at the Brokerage Comedy Club, 2797 Merrick Rd., Bellmore. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and arrival should be by 7:30 p.m. More...

Amityville Homecoming Parade on October 27 rescheduled to 1 p.m.

The time for the Amityville Homecoming Parade has been changed to 1 p.m. More...

American Legion Ladies Unit Military Dance November 17

The American Legion Ladies Unit 94, 22 Grove Pl., Babylon, are sponsoring the Salute to Our Military Dance, Sat., Nov. 17, 7 to 11 p.m. The cost is $25 per person and includes the house bar, DJ, dinner, dessert and raffles. More...

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Public Notices

LEGAL NOTICEPUBLIC NOTICENOTICE is hereby giventhat the ZONING BOARDOF APPEALS of the Village of Amityville willhold a Public Hearing inthe Court Room of VillageHall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, NY. at 7:00 P.M. More...

Public Notices

Notice of Formation ofWestbound Property Group,LLC. Arts of Org. filed withNY Secy of State (SSNY)on 7/18/12. Office location:Suffolk County. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

Amityville's Apple Fest, 2012

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THIS WEEKEND'S UPCOMING EVENTS

Fri., October 12, 2012 •Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, Children’s Hour, 7:30 p.m. 305 North Service Rd., Dix Hills. For tickets and info., call box office at 631-656-2148. Also Saturday, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, 2 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin of Tours welcomes NASA engineer

Mrs. Reyes’ and Mrs. Buono’s fourth-grade classes at St. Martin of Tours in Amityville video conferenced with Mr. Benson, a NASA engineer, Thurs., Sept. 27. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club holds meeting at Dominican Village

The 2012 opening tea of the Amityville Woman’s Club took place at Helen Butler Hall in Dominican Village. More than 90 ladies, members and their guests attended. Sue Bruno was the hostess. More...

James Rogan appointed chairman of NYS school bus driver instructor advisory committee

James Rogan, director of safety and training with Educational Bus Transportation, Inc. in Copiague, has been appointed chairman of the New York State Education Department (SED) School Bus Driver Instructor (SBDI) Advisory Committee. More...

Obituaries

Joan Leftenant Jackson, Amityville H.S. grad and Northern Elementary School nurse

Joan Leftenant Jackson, a former resident of Amityville and graduate of Amityville Memorial High School, died Sept. 5, 2012. Mrs. Jackson was born in Amityville to Eunice and James Leftenant, Sr., the 10th of 12 children. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Remembering Peter Schmitt

The Nassau County community mourns the death of a great political leader, decent man, friend and neighbor Peter J. Schmitt who died Oct. 3. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

The Amityville Record invites readers to present their views, ideas and issues. Please submit letters to the editor at 85 Broadway, Suite A, Amityville, NY 11701 or via email at acjnews@rcn.com. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

A call for America’s military to take offensive at the polls

Dear Editor: More than 1,000 American soldiers have lost their lives in Afghanistan in the last 27 months. This is more than the combined total of the nine years before. More...

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