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May 9, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 5/8/2018 11:19 AM

Student charged in threat against other students in Copiague - Free Access

Tuesday, May 8, 2018:    Suffolk County Police yesterday arrested a 17-year-old male student yesterday who, they said, made a school threat. Police gave this account:  More...

Challenges for Copiague School Board this year

Voters in the Copiague School District will be asked to select three school board trustees in the budget vote and trustee election on Tues., May 15.  Running unopposed for her three-year seat is incumbent Laura Gavey.  Also running for his More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 12   More...

Ann Hassell, longtime member of Captree Power Squadron, at 78

by Carolyn James Ann Hassell, who worked with her husband at Hassell Auto Body in West Babylon and was a member of the Captree Power Squadron, died March 7, 2018. She was 78 years old. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Amityville Little League hosts its annual Opening Day Parade

If the energy and enthusiasm of Amityville’s Little Leaguers on their Opening Day is any indication, we are in for a lively baseball season 2018.  Players, their coaches and parents gathered at the Park Avenue Memorial Grade School where t More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Most people wouldn’t think of taking an eight-ounce kitten to the theater to see an Amy Schumer movie. Little Corona’s fairy godmothers didn’t hesitate to do so.  More...

Early years of Amityville Post 1015 - Part 3

On Aug. 4, 1929, Jones Beach State Park, named after Thomas Jones (1665-1713), opened to the public with a causeway for automobile access from the Long Island mainland via Sunrise Highway and Wantagh Avenue. The regional papers covered the opening: 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, May 10   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre to hold district meeting May 11

NYS Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre wants to hear from you. Join her at a district meeting on Fri., May 11, 6:30 p.m. More...

Habitat for Humanity. .of Suffolk Builder’s Breakfast

Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk is hosting.its 4th Annual Builder’s Breakfast on Thurs., May 17 at Stonebridge Club in Smithtown. More...

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Public Notices

Zoning Board of Appeals\ Agenda May 17, 2018 The Board’s Pre- Meeting Discussions commence at 6:30pm Application of Monique Newkirk. More...

Breaking News - 5/14/2018 10:02 AM

SC Police rescue 14 ducklings from storm drain - Free Access

Suffolk County Police officers rescued 14 ducklings that fell into a storm drain in Bay Shore yesterday. More...

Breaking News - 5/10/2018 1:56 PM

NA man arrested on drug charges - Free Access

Suffolk County Police today arrested a North Amityville man and seized drugs and a loaded handgun during the execution of a search warrant this morning. Police gave this account: More...

Long Island Super vis ors join forces

Town Supervisors from Nassau and Suffolk counties met for a Long Island Supervisor’s Symposium to share best practices and unify in addressing the pressing needs of local municipalities. More...

Public meeting on TOD development 7 p.m. tonite

A public meeting on a proposal to change the zoning for property at 235 County Line Road and 124 Greene Avenue in Amityville (GreenTek) to transit oriented development (TOD) will be held at the Amityville Fire House, 55 W. Oak St., on Wed. More...

Amityville Fire Department Open House • April 2018

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People/Social

Legis. Gregory joins Northwell and Bay Shore hospital to announce Project Connect

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory joined officials from Northwell Health and Central Nassau Guidance & Counseling Services at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore to announce Project CONNECT, a collaboration that will expand Nor More...

News from the Past

Jessica Bernius Printed in the Amityville Record March 16, 1988

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Printed in the Amityville Record March 16, 1988: Jessica Bernius displays a pin manufactured days after the Amityville School District bond issue defeat, calling for a second referendum.  More...

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Club holds 60th anniversary luncheon

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Mid-Island Club held its 60th Anniversary Founders’ Day luncheon on Sat., April 28 at Captain Bill’s Restaurant in Bay Shore.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   •On Thurs., May 10 at 4 p.m., the library will have Heartfelt Keepsake for Mom. Your fingers, your hands will create a treasured picture for the mom in your house.  More...

Opinion

Educate your family members to the tricks of the granny thieves

As a result of an alert citizen, Suffolk County Police arrested a Farmingdale man for scamming an elderly woman out of more than $15,000 last week. Best of all, the woman’s hard-earned money was retrieved and returned to her. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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NYSSBA Poll: Three-quarters of school board members favor the reduction in state testing from three to two days

Nearly three-quarters of school board members responding to a recent online poll by the New York State School Boards Association believe the reduction in the number of testing days for the state’s grades 3-8 English language arts (ELA) and math More...













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