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August 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

A day of athletics, fun and Italian ice at Amityville beach’s Junior Triathlon

When 11-year-old Matthew Connors’ bike chain and wheel came loose, he was about ready to give up. Last year, the sailor had watched this triathlon and said he wanted to do it. More...

Heroin found on shoplifter nabbed by police

Amityville Village Police responded to CVS on Broadway July 28 after receiving a report from a store representative there that someone had left the store without paying for several items he had secreted into a blue shopping bag. Sgt. More...

Nassau-Suffolk County drug task force shuts down major fentanyl-heroin ring

A major fentanyl-heroin distribution network with ties to Massapequa and Babylon, and connected with numerous overdoses in those communities over the past two years, has been shut down.  Nassau and Suffolk Police, and other law enforcement offic More...

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Schools/Sports

Suffolk Zone Award recipients

The Suffolk Zone of the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance sponsored the annual Physical Education Student Leadership Awards Ceremony at Longwood High School on May 4. More...

Legis. Gregory welcomes interns

S.C. Leg. Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory welcomes local high school, college and graduate students who have summer internships at his District Office in Amityville.   More...

Amityville introduces students to web coding

Students in the Amityville School District’s Summer Enrichment Program have been learning 21st century skills thanks to computer programming courses that are being offered for the first time.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

Elizabeth Hemme, longtime Amityville resident, 78

Elizabeth Hemme, a former resident of Amityville and a resident of Sound Beach, died June 25, 2016. She was 78.  Her son Peter Hemme Jr. described her as a passionate consumer of wrestling and crossword puzzles. More...

Opinion

Health officials around the world should be alarmed by the conditions in Rio

The living and sanitary conditions for the athletes in Rio are a major source of concern, posing a serious health risk that the athletes will contract a serious disease, and that includes a concern for the support staff and visitors as well who are f More...

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Mayor responds to news story concerning LOSAP case

Dear Editor: I write in response to a statement in an article in last week’s Amityville Record by an “unnamed fire official” regarding disciplinary issues in the Village Police Department. More...

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Health Department says bacteria levels too high

Amityville Village, Tanner Park, Venetian Shores and Copiague Harbor beaches have been identified with several other beaches in Suffolk today as being unsafe for bathing.  James L. More...

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Sen. Phil Boyle hosts "thank you" breakfast for veterans

In a show of gratitude to veterans and their families in his District, NYS Sen. Phil Boyle hosted his 4th Annual Free Veterans Appreciation Pancake Breakfast. More...

Plans for pocket park on Broadway moving forward

Amityville Village Trustee Jessica Bernius announced at a Village Board meeting last month that plans for the development of the pocket park on Broadway are taking longer than expected—and certainly longer than she wanted—but are well und More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 5   •Scrabble: Fri., Aug. 5, 12 , 19, 26, from 12 - 5 p.m. Bring a friend for an informal game of Scrabble play. Equipment provided. Lindenhurst Library, One Lee Ave., 957-7755.  More...

 

People/Social

Amityville resident honored as Nassau BOCES partner

April Francis, an Amityville High School class of ‘97 alumna and educator in the Uniondale UFSD, is being lauded as one of the most devoted supporters of public education on Long Island.  More...

BVCA awards AMHS grads scholarships

The Bay Village Civic Association announced that it has granted scholarships to students with outstanding records of community service as well as academic achievement.  However, this year, the choice was particularly difficult for a very good re More...

Amityville honors retirees for dedicated years of service

At its business meeting on June 8, the Amityville Union Free School District Board of Education recognized 36 faculty and staff members who are retiring from the district. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Let the games begin! “The Kitten Summer Games,” that is. Soon they’ll be as well known as the international games in Rio. This Fri., Aug. 5 at 8 p.m. More...

Events & Calendar

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...

Vendors wanted for local Presbyterian church fair

Vendors are wanted for the harvest craft fair to be held by Westminster United Presbyterian Church, 109 Udall Rd. West Islip, Sat., Oct. 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a rain date of Oct. 15.  More...

West Islip Symphony Orchestra presents summer concert series

The West Islip Symphony Orchestra will present its summer concert, Symphony Under the Stars, Wed., Aug. 10, 7 p.m. on the West Islip Library grounds, Montauk Highway and Higbie Lane. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC AND/ OR INFORMATIONAL HEARINGS BY THE TOWN OF BABYLON PLANNING BOARD Pursuant to Chapter 186, Site Plan Review, and Chapter 213, Zoning, of the Babylon Town Code and Section 276 of th More...













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