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March 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 3/7/2016 4:45 PM

Amityvillians take the plunge for charity - Free Access

Event held at James Caples beach Saturday

The 2016 Long Island Polar Dip in Amityville marked the ninth of 10 east coast stops in celebration of Camp Sunshine’s 10th anniversary of Polar Dips. More...

DiNapoli upgrades Amityville Village's fiscal outlook

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli issued a report showing that Amityville has moved from being in significant fiscal stress to susceptible fiscal stress, an upgrade in the Village’s fiscal stress score from last year.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville musicians entertain patrons from L.I.

Amityville UFSD students Christian Bethea and Jada Roberts Duncan, both of whom are studying music at the Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA), recently made a showing at the annual LIHSA Winter Festival. More...

Copiague Middle School writes 300 letters to help raise money for Make-A-Wish

As part of the Macy’s Make-A-Wish Believe Campaign, members of the Copiague Middle School student council wrote more than 300 letters to help raise money for the Make-A-Wish organization. For each letter that was written before Dec. More...

Copiague School District participates in fire department’s fire prevention contest

Each October, elementary students in the Copiague School District participate in the Copiague Fire Department’s annual fire prevention essay and poster contest.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   More...

Events & Calendar

Winter Weekend Events

Saturday, March 5   •On Sat., March 5, 2 to 3:30 p.m. St. Patrick’s Day Music will be performed by the Paul Joseph Quartet, featuring composer and pianist Paul Joseph. Registration is required. More...

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...

Support Last Hope at its flea market and jewelry sale, March 5

Last Hope Animal Rescue will hold a flea market and jewelry sale, Sat., March 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the Church of the Advent, 555 Advent St., Westbury. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...

Breaking News - 3/8/2016 3:16 PM

Unofficials poll shows support for ASD bond proposal - Free Access

An unofficial opinion poll at www.amityvillerecord.com, showed that 53 percent of those who voted support passage of the Amityville School District’s 69.9 million bond referendum, which is in the hands of  voters today. More...

Breaking News - 3/8/2016 2:55 PM

Work on Route 110 Bridge at Sunrise Highway gears up - Free Access

Drivers can expect some road closings

Work on the bridge on Sunrise Highway and Route 110 is expected to gear up over the next few weeks, and drivers can expect some temporary closings of the exit and entrance ramps on both roads during off-peak and night time hours, according Eileen Pet More...

ASD bond proposal set for Tues., March 8th District officials ask public to support "sound educational and financial plan"

Physics students at Amityville Memorial High School sat elbow to elbow in a room built as a science laboratory in the 1950s. More...

Summer jobs available in Amityville Village

Amityville Village is currently accepting applications for positions at the Amityville Beach and the Department of Public Works. Applicants for the beach jobs must be at least 14 years old. More...

 

People/Social

Presiding Officer Gregory reads at "Take Your Child to the Library Day"

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory participated in Take Your Child to the Library Day, Sat., Feb. 6 at the Copiague Memorial Public Library.  More...

100 years and counting

Erwin Siebler and Mae Wanamaker recently celebrated their 103rd and 104th birthdays, respectively. They are residents at Broadlawn Manor in Amityville where a celebration was held with music, two large birthday cakes and families. More...

Senator Venditto hosts free legal services in Copiague

Senator Michael Venditto (R, C, I- Massapequa) held a free Legal Assistance Program with the help of NYLAG at the Copiague Library recently. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

While watching the Academy Awards 80th anniversary show, it became apparent not a single cat has ever gotten credit during the broadcast for acting in a movie, even though several have played important roles, and others have added nuance, contrast or More...

Obituaries

Edna A. Seward, former Amityville resident, at 100 years old

Edna A. Seward, a former resident of Amityville, died in Ocean Pines, Maryland Jan. 8, 2016 at Coastal Hospice. She was 100 years old and moved to Maryland in 2006.  Mrs. More...

Douglas Floyd, AMHS grad and veteran of U.S. Navy

Throughout his life, Douglas Floyd served others. He served his country with distinction in the United States Navy and was a loving husband and father. More...

Opinion

Volunteers are the backbone of our nation

Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation’s compassion, unselfish caring, patience and just plain loving one another.  That according to humorist, columnist and author Erma Bombeck.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Readers speak for and against ASD Bond Referendum set for March 8

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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