February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 16   •On Thurs., Feb. 15 and Fri., Feb. 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Free Income Tax Preparation for people aged 50 and above with low to moderate income. Registration necessary. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale HS hosts VEX Robotics Competition

For the first-time ever, Farmingdale High School hosted the nationally renowned VEX Robotics Competition. 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

Anne Kusnitsky, longtime Massapequa Park resident and homemaker, at 98

Anne Kusnitsky, a resident of Massapequa Park Village for more than 65 years, died Mon., Jan. 29, 2018. She was 98 years old. Mrs. Kusnitsky (nee Molodec) was born and raised in New York City, attending public schools there. 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...

N.C. Legislature to consider bill to add veteran status to police records

N.C. Leg. Rose Marie Walker and the members of the Veterans and Senior Affairs Committee of the Nassau County Legislature voted on Mon., Feb. 5, to approve proposed legislation to aid local veterans. More...

Massapequa Water District enacts new measures for water conservation

The Massapequa Water District’s Board of Commissioners recently adopted several new requirements to boost Districtwide water conservation efforts. More...

 

People/Social

Paige D. Bartholomew selected to receive Hon. Judith S. Kaye Scholarship award

Paige D. Bartholomew of Massapequa was selected to receive the Hon. Judith S. Kaye Scholarship award. More...

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•Sheila Nolan, majoring in business administration is to be named to the dean’s list at the University of Massachusetts Lowell  More...

Berner Middle School organized a Souper Bowl donation to local food pantries

The Chiefs Challenge Club at Berner Middle School in the Massapequa School District organized a “Souper Bowl.” Students placed cans of soup and other nonperishable food items in boxes in the lobby based on which team they thought would wi More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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, February 15 More...

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...

Boulton Center for Performing Arts presenting “The Wizard of Oz”

The Boulton Center for the Performing Arts at 37 West Main St., Bay Shore is presenting The Wizard of Oz on Thurs., Feb. 22 at 11 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF Asclepias Systems LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 1/3/2018. Office location: NASSAU County. More...