June 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Vote tomorrow night on armed guards in MSD

A resolution to consider hiring armed security guards will be on the Massapequa School Board of Education agenda June 21, regardless of whether all members of the board are present. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale HS Eagle Scout Service Project sensory garden

It was a busy week for Farmingdale High School senior George Frontino. More...

Massapequa boys lax claims second straight county championship

For the second year in a row, the top-seeded Chiefs won the Nassau Class A county championship with a 7-2 victory three-seed over Syosset at Hofstra University on May 29.  More...

FOWL BALL

As weather heats up, Ducks stay hot with fourth win in five games

The Long Island Ducks were sputtering. Sitting at 15-16 after the game on June 1, they would win their next three in a row and despite dropping the middle game of the series to Lancaster, the Ducks won on June 6, 6-5, in the series finale. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   More...

Obituaries

Sister Theresa Kilcommons, a former teacher at St. Martin of Tours in Amityville and Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Lindenhurst

Sister Theresa Kilcommons, a former teacher at St. Martin of Tours in Amityville and Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Lindenhurst died June 11, 2018. She was 89 years old was a member of the Dominican Order in Amityville for 71 years.  More...

Opinion

Bayman’s statue unveiling is an event all Long Islanders can appreciate

On Sunday, July 1, the Village of Babylon is unveiling the Bayman statue, a tribute to the men who, for generations, harvested clams from the Great South Bay, sending them around the world, promoting Long Island and one of its richest resources.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Journalists must provide the truth, and citizens must challenge them to ensure they do so

I was chatting with a group of students the other day when one of them looked me in the eye and commented, “You’re very tough on journalists.” I had to plead guilty.  Of course I’m tough on journalists. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 22   •On Fri., June 22 at 6:30 p.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Teen Window Painting Party. Paint the windows at Central Avenue for the community to enjoy all summer. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequan Vin Paolano named to National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Longtime Massapequa resident Vincent Paolano, known fondly as Vin, was inducted to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame on April 20 after 52 years of hard work and 100 percent commitment to the sport.  More...

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•The following students graduated from Marist College this May: Brittany Augugliaro of Massapequa with a Bachelor of Science degree in social work; Kailin Bruckner of Massapequa Park with a Master of Arts degree in educational psychology; Nicole More...

Massapequa Chamber brings residents and businesses together at annual fair

It was a sunny and warm Sunday afternoon as residents of Massapequa and surrounding communities enjoyed the sixth annual Massapequa Community Street Fair on June 3rd. Local businesses and vendors set up booths from Clark Blvd. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Excitement is mounting in both the art world and on the shelter scene. A solo gallery opening of 40 paintings by Dagger the DogVinci, canine artist extraordinaire, is this Saturday, June 23rd. More...

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, June 21   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

St. William the Abbot holding 42nd Family Festival

St. William the Abbot is holding its 42nd annual family festival from July 11 to 15. Hours are Wednesday to Friday, 7 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, 6 to 11 and Sunday, 5 to 10 p.m. The church is located at 2000 Jackson Ave., Seaford. More...

Annual Jones Beach volleyball tournament

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has announced that the 41st Annual Jones Beach Volleyball Tournament will take place July 14 and 15. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1311112 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 655 E Park Ave. More...