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March 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Village Board candidates meet their supporters at BVCA event

A recent meet-the-candidates event began and ended with a handshake between the two candidates for Village Trustee, Nick LaLota and Andy Powell. More...

Copiague woman killed in one-car crash on Merrick Road

Shortly before 4 a.m. Feb. 28, a woman operating a vehicle on Merrick Road veered off the road and was killed at the scene. More...

Amityville Record, February 25, 1982

•Rescue person of the year award was presented to Amityville Fireman Gilles Lucas. Presenting the award were ex-Captain Dennis James, Emergency Squad Captain Richard Brooks and 1st Lt. James Nolan and 2nd Lt. David Grill.  More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, March 7   •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For info. Call 516-889-2184.  Saturday, March 8   More...

Special Sections

People/Social

Nathan King honored

Nathan King, first vice president of the Amityville Union Free School District School Board, has been honored as School Board Member of the Week as part of an eightweek campaign celebrating school board service by the New York State School Boards Ass More...

Last Hope to host St. Patty’s Day lunch and auction

Last Hope Animal Rescue is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day lunch and auction, Sun., March 16, 1 to 5 p.m. at HR Singletons, 150 Hicksville Rd., Bethpage, near Hempstead Turnpike.  More...

Fun events planned at the Fire Island Lighthouse

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society will hold a Light Keepers Behind the Scenes Tour, Sat., March 8, 9 a.m. Participants can follow a present-day lighthouse keeper on his rounds. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

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...

Boating Classes

Captree Power Squadron will be conducting boating classes. The program will be held as follows:  •Tues., March 11, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., William Rall Elementary School (Library), 761 No. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Jewel Confections LLC. Arts of Org. filed with New York Secy of State (SSNY) on 7/30/13. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 3/10/2014 12:24 PM

Bid approval for highway building on tonight's Amityville Village agenda - Free Access

The Amityville Village Board is expected to accept a bid tonight on a contract to bring electricity and water to a storage building at the highway department. More...

Ice Cream fundraiser Sunday

Sponsored by APTA

The Amityville Parent-Teacher Coalition is hosting an ice cream fundraiser at the Hershey’s Ice Cream parlor at 45 Merrick Rd. in Amityville on Sunday, March 16 from 1:00-7:00 p.m. More...

L.I. educator tapped for panel on Common Core recommendations

One Long Island school superintendent has been chosen to be on a panel established by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to speed up recommended improvements to the rollout of Common Core Standards. More...

The fox and the owl make their home in Amityville

In mid December, while doing paperwork at his desk and gazing out the window at the new-fallen snow, Dave Wengen of Amityville saw something that amazed him—a small red fox. The beautiful animal stood out against the white snow. More...

Babyon Town and developer still discussing plans for The Corner; Schaffer still optimistic

Reiterating his company’s commitment to the Vision Plan for the corner of Great Neck Road and Albany Avenue, North Amityville, Jim Kaplan of Summit Real Estate Development, Manhattan, told the Babylon Town Board on Tuesday that his company is r More...

 

Election

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Candidates for Village trustee respond to questions

Nick LaLota

The Amityville Record has posed several questions to  More...

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Candidates for Village trustee respond to questions

Andy Powell

You said that you support a budget that stays within the 2 percent tax cap. More...

Election day is Tuesday, March 18. The polls are open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. as follows:

7th-Election District , Amityville Public Library, Oak and John Streets 8th-Election District, AUFSD, Park North, Park Avenue and Ireland Place (rear) 9th-Election District, AUFSD, Park North, Park Avenue and Ireland Place (rear)  More...

Schools/Sports

Amityvlle Warriors lose title on eligibility snafu

The opportunity for Amityville’s boys basketball team to play in the 2014 Long Island Class A championship game was taken away after officials from Section XI, Suffolk County’s governing body of interscholastic athletics, caught wind that More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Disclaimer: No real dogs or cats were shot or abandoned in the writing of this installment of “Pets.”  Before the results of the recent Oscars ceremony become statistics in the cinema record books, I’d like to examine two pivot More...

Obituaries

Anna T. Stockowski of Copiague, longtime Avon representative

Anna T. Stockowski, a resident of Copiague for 35 years and a longtime Avon representative from the area, died Jan. 23, 2014.  Mrs. Stockowski was born and raised in Lodi, New Jersey. More...

Opinion

Get involved now!

School administrators and board members are currently working on putting together the new budget for next year, and they are obviously facing some difficult choices. More...

Amityville Warriors are champs

It was sad to learn that the Amityville varsity basketball team was forced to forfeit the Suffolk County Class A title as a result of an ineligible player was added to the team for two games and the proper paperwork was not filed.  More...

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