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East Lake Elementary students think outside of the box

Most children think of playgrounds as having swings and slides, but fourth-graders at East Lake Elementary School in the Massapequa School District were charged with thinking outside of the box.  More...

Plainedge's John H. West students recognize Human Rights Day with special projects

Students from John H. West Elementary School made a presentation to the Plainedge School Board Jan. 10, showing projects they completed as part of the school’s program recognizing Human Rights Day. More...

Massapequa fire prevention poster contest

Every year, Massapequa school children in grades K through 3 take part in the Fire Prevention Poster Contest. On Feb. More...

Obituaries

Gregory L. Sushko, Amityville resident and graduate, veteran

Gregory L. Sushko, who was born and raised in Amityville and graduated from Amityville Memorial High School in 1964, died Dec. 19, 2018.  Mr. Sushko was the son of Irene (Bennett) and John Sushko. He was born Sept. More...

Opinion

Learn more about your school budget proposal

School boards across Long Island are in the midst of their budget reviews, with each department putting together the financial plan that they believe best suits the needs of students, the district and the taxpayers.  From there, school board mem More...

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America’s political landscape is a challenge for politicians; but it’s their job to bridge the great divide

One of the more striking political developments of the last few years has been the partisan sorting of American voters. It used to be that both the Republican and Democratic parties covered some ideological ground. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 22   •On Fri., February 22 at 2 p.m., the library will have Book Trivia. Join us for a fun game of trivia based on Escape From Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein. More...

2018 state payroll now posted

The complete 2018 New York state government payroll is now posted on SeeThroughNY.net, the Empire Center’s government transparency website.  More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa teacher honored

Massapequa High School physical education teacher and administrator Martin Voigt has been recognized as a Certified Athletic Administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

When 2,800 dogs competed in the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show last Monday and Tuesday, the Hound Group winner Burns, a Longhaired Dachshund, was so “on fire,” so animated and such a crowd pleaser, he helped spectators at home and More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Events & Calendar

POST 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 21   More...

ASD teachers sign 3-pact with district

A new, three-year contract between the Amityville School District and the Amityville Teachers Association has been signed. The new pact runs for three years from July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2021.  More...

Amityville HS Class of 1969 seeking classmates for 50th reunion

So what do you do when it has been 30 years since your last high school reunion? Well you ask your local hometown newspaper like the Amityville Record to help spread the word.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1315558 for liquor, beer and wine has been applied for by the undersigned to sell liquor, beer and wine at retail under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 256 Jericho Tpke More...