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February 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Village elections: They're off and running

For the first time in decades, Amityville Village residents will have an opportunity to select from a wide range of candidates running for the offices of mayor and trustee who have never served in those positions before. More...

The future of Medicare depends on an educated public and change

Here’s to your Health and Well Being

Whenever the term means testing comes up in a discussion on Medicare benefits, the parties involved typically become more opinionated. More...

Having meals together strengthens family ties

(NAPS)—Hectic schedules and increasing demands continue to impact today’s American families, but perhaps one of the strongest barometers of families is family mealtime. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Change of life. Not menopause. No hot flashes. More a casual meeting or fluke encounter that dramatically alters the fate of a homeless animal. Everything that happens to each one of us, pets too, is part of an ongoing cause and effect chain. More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •One-on-one help with Live-brary.com,eBooks and eAudiobooks download help will be available Saturdays, 3 to 3:45 p.m. or 4 to 4:45 p.m. Registration is required. More...

Events & Calendar

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care seeks volunteers

Our Lady of Consolation, a 450-bed nursing and rehabilitative care center located at 111 Beach Dr., West Islip, currently seeks compassionate individuals willing to volunteer their time as transporters, Eucharistic ministers, office assistants, recre More...

Constantino Brumidi Vegas Night February 8

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park, is sponsoring a Friday Night Vegas on Feb. 8. The doors open at 7 p.m. Food and drink will be available. For information, call 631-586-3928. More...

Amity Harbor native Don Anding impresses soccer scouts

Amity Harbor native Don Anding attended 2013 (MLS) Major League Soccer Combine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and impressed scouts more each day. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of63rd Street Young, LLC.Arts of Org. filed with NewYork Secy of State (SSNY)on 12/18/12. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 2/11/2013 7:29 AM

HOW'RE YOU DOIN? - Free Access

Click on "more" to view local reports and photos from readers

Looks like Kermit is barely holding on following the Blizzard of 2013. How are you doing? Send us your photos and stories and we will share them  here. More...

St. Martin's Blue Thunder bolts into playoffs

Amityville’s St. Martin’s eighth-grade girls basketball team (9-3) began its “second” season against St. Joseph’s from Garden City. More...

New Yorkers are having healthier babies

State Health Commissioner Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H., announced last month that the rate of premature birth in New York is dropping. In 2009, 12.2 percent of New York’s babies were born prematurely. More...

 

People/Social

C.O.L. Ministry helps out the helpers

Pastor Roy S. Kirton and members of Copiague’s Circle of Love Ministry Worldwide provided a holiday meal for the relief workers of Hurricane Sandy. More...

Leg. Gregory honors local Good Samaritan Laura Pawlewicz

In the aftermath of Super Storm Sandy, there were countless acts of heroism and selflessness. More...

Amityville Historical Society were sworn in by Deputy Mayor Peter Casserly

On Sun., Dec. 2, the new officers and trustees of the Amityville Historical Society were sworn in by Deputy Mayor Peter Casserly. John DiLiberto is the president for a two-year term beginning Jan. 1, 2013. More...

Obituaries

Sylvia E. Hedge, longtime Amityville resident, Powell Funeral Home employee

Sylvia E. Hedge, a longtime resident of Amityville, died Dec. 30, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Bethpage. She was 56 years old. Mrs. Hedge was born Dec. 29, 1956 in Goslar, Germany to Wilhelm and Ingeborg (Treske) Buchmann. More...

Charlotte E. Laplante, former resident of Copiague

Charlotte E. Laplante of Copiague died peacefully, Jan. 3, 2013 at her home. Mrs. Laplante was born in Newport, Vermont to Junnie Julian and Mary Eva Corkins. She was married Aug. 2, 1940 to Bernard H. Laplante in St. More...

CORRECTION:

An obituary for Michael J. Di Salvo, which appeared in the Jan. 23 edition of the Record, misidentified a family friend, Dave Hager, who is a resident of East Massapequa. We apologize for the error. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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EDITORIAL

Advertising unhealthy habits is unconscionable

A television commercial promoting the benefits of a five-hour energy boost drink is about as reckless a message that can be sent, particularly to young people. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Selling teens on the idea that drinking alcohol is okay Dear Editor: More...













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