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February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Village calls hearing to consider change in two-family renewal applications

The Amityville Village Board set a public hearing on a proposed law that would grandfather in two-family homes previously approved with a special exception. More...

News From the Past

Amityville Record, March 1, 1975

The Annual Mayor’s Social is coming up so we thought you might like a blast from a past social, then called the Mayor’s Tea Dance. Shown in photo are Mayor’s Tea Dance Committee members Ethel Davis and Jo Pettit, welcoming S.C. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 23   •On Fri., Feb. 23 at 4:30 p.m., the library will have Mardi Gras Fun. Let the fun begin! Join us for some Mardi Gras crafts. Copiague, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631- 691-1111.  Sunday, February 25   More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Results of the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show have entered the record books. You probably know Flynn, a Bichon Frise won Best In Show last week. 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 22   More...

Megan’s Law helpline & sex offender reg. tips Dial (888) ASK-PFML or (631) 689-2672

Parents for Megan’s Law Helpline staff help community members access valuable sex offender registration and sexual abuse prevention information to help protect themselves and their children. More...

Rashad Robinson is NAACP keynote speaker

The Long Island Regional NAACP is holding a luncheon remembering the rich history of African Americans and honoring the contributions and accomplishments of distinguished Long Islanders. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

TO THE TAXPAYERS OF THE COPIAGUE FIRE DISTRICT: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a resolution was duly adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners  More...

Breaking News - 2/22/2018 1:45 PM

Suffolk Police charge two in Copiague with illegal sale of alcohol to minors - Free Access

Suffolk County Police have arrested two people after conducting State Liquor Authority (SLA) inspections Feb. More...

Police arrest three on SLA and building violations at Copiague deli - Free Access

Following a State Liquor Authority (SLA) inspection at a grocery in Copiague Saturday, Suffolk County Police arrested three people charging them with numerous violations. More...

LaLota contract law tabled; board will discuss it further - Free Access

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A proposed law, presented to the Amityville Village Board by Trustee Nick LaLota, was tabled after the majority of the members agreed to review it with an effort toward reaching a compromise. More...

Mentoring program provides a "Safe Harbor" to reduce recidivism in Suffolk County

Members of the Safe Harbor Mentoring Program are shown at a recent meeting at which Christopher Casprian Director of Prison Ministry of Smithtown Tabernacle introduced the employment initiative to the group.  More...

 

People/Social

Republic Airport multi-million dollar project update available online

Please visit our website amityvillerecord.com for an article on the latest updates on a proposed multimillion dollar development project at Republic Airport. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   •On Thurs., Feb. 22 at 2 p.m., the library will have Family Cupcake Challenge. Limited to four members of family. Please register each member. Family vs. More...

Obituaries

William A. Diehl, Amityville H.S. graduate, Navy veteran and retired Nassau Police Officer

by Carolyn James  William A. Diehl, a lifelong resident of Massapequa whose family has deep ties to the community, died Jan. 8, 2018. He was 86 years old.  More...

Opinion

Proposed law could save young lives

N.C. Leg. James Kennedy and the GOP majority in the N.C. Legislature have introduced legislation to expand the social host law to include passive acceptance of illegal drugs in private homes.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

It’s important to give credit where credit is due, even in political elections

Dear Editor:  While I realize that it’s part of the election process for candidates to exaggerate their resumes, I feel compelled to set the record straight on one issue.  Trustee candidate Thomas Whalen is attempting to claim credit More...













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