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February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

King’s challengers line up to greet Democratic voters

The February meeting of the Judy Jacobs Central Oyster Bay Democratic Club will be held, Tues., Feb. 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m. at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Center in Haypath Park, Haypath Road, Old Bethpage.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Rotary Club names “Student of the Month”

Wesley Jean-Pierre, a senior at Amityville Memorial High School, was recently names Student of the Month by the Amityville Rotary Club. Wesley has been accepted into Hampton University in Virginia where he will major in environmental studies. More...

AWC awards $1,000 scholarships to HS students

The Adrienne Miller Scholarship Committee of the Amityville Woman’s Club awards $1,000 scholarships to high school students who are residents of Amityville and who are interested in pursuing higher education in their fields of interest.  More...

Celebrating Copiague High School’s the top of the class

The top 20 students in the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School Class of 2018 were honored for their outstanding academic achievements during a special luncheon held in the cafeteria on Jan. 26. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   •On Thurs., Feb. 15 at 4 p.m., the library will have African Masks. Discover the African culture and design your own mask.  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. THURSDAY, February 15 More...

Boulton Center presents Rhett Miller of the Old 97's & Evan Felker of Turnpike Troubadours Feb. 23

The Boulton Center for the Performing Arts at 37 West Main St., Bay Shore is presenting Rhett Miller of the Old 97’s & Evan Felker of Turnpike Troubadours on Fri., Feb. 23. Tickets are $40 and the show begins at 8 p.m.  More...

Pastor Brandon Allan to speak on church history

The Bay Shore Historical Society is hosting Pastor Brandon K. Allan of the Bay Shore A.M.E. Church on Thurs., Feb. 15. Pastor Allan will speak about the history and influence of the church.  The event will be held at 7 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Arts of Org. filed 1/5/18 for NYKY Group, LLC with Secy. Of State, NY (SSNY). Office location, Suffolk County. More...

Breaking News - 2/15/2018 9:08 AM

Amityville calls public hearing on two-family code - Free Access

Board to consider code change

By Carolyn James More...

Law under consideration in NY to reimburse fire departments for EMS, ambulance services

A bill calling for insurance companies to reimburse local volunteer fire departments for the cost of providing emergency medical services has been languishing in Albany for almost a decade. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 16   •On Fri., Feb. 16 at 5 p.m., the library will have Tween Evening Movie: The Ninjago Movie. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691-1111.  •On Sat., Feb. More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

The following students have been named to the dean’s list at Hofstra University: Sasha Hicks of Amityville; Vincent Paterno of Copiague; Jamie Zimmerman of Amityville and Maurice Funes of Amityville was named to the dean’s list a  More...

Veterans Job and Resource Fair held at Dominican Village

The VFW Post #2912 of Wheatley Heights together with the office of NYS Sen. John Brooks, held a Veterans Job and Resource Fair on Fri., Jan. 26 at Dominican Village in Amityville. More...

Amityville resident Ernie Caramanico named director of Tire Association

Ernie Caramanico of Amityville has been named to the Board of Directors for the Tire Industry Association, a national leader in tire safety. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

In about a week “Pets” in the Beacon (where it all began) will be 35 years old, while inclusion in the Record and Post began about 12 years ago. The first “Pets” was published on Feb. 24, 1983. More...

Local companies—and families—anchor their lives to Long Island’s Great South Bay

NY Boat Show features many area boating companies

The Progressive New York Boat Show organized by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) took place Jan. 24-28 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. More...

Obituaries

Peter V. Nelson, Amityville resident, Boy Scouts of America employee and Army veteran

by Kelly Mayberry  Peter V. Nelson, lifelong Amityville resident, died Jan. 2, 2018 at the age of 84 in the home of his daughter Jennifer Rocca in Wading River, NY.  Mr. Nelson was born in Amityville on July 19, 1933. More...

Opinion

A call from the common man

You may agree, or not, with holding a national parade to honor our military.  You might believe that the DACA program should remain in place or that major changes to our immigration program must be implemented to ensure the safety and security o More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Long Island cannot afford offshore drilling

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor:  As residents of communities along the South Shore, we should be alarmed at the news that the President wants to expand offshore oil drilling along, among other places, the Atlantic Coast. More...













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