April 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Runners getting ready for Suffolk's inaugural marathon

More locals have signed up for the first Suffolk County marathon. Michael McLaughlin and Jennifer Ghaly, both of Massapequa Park have signed up for the run, the first of its kind in Suffolk. The event is Scheduled for September. 13. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Lions Club sponsoring annual scholarship to H.S. graduates

The Massapequa Park Lions Club will be sponsoring its annual scholarship for graduated seniors. The applicant must be a high school senior residing in Massapequa or Massapequa Park. More...

Susan Wells of Plainedge Middle School awarded Distinguished Teacher of 2015

Susan Wells of Plainedge Middle School has been named a Distinguished Teacher of 2015 by the Harvard Club of Long Island. More...

McKenna Elementary students hit the dance floor for a hoedown

Dressing the part with cowboy hats, plaid shirts and bandanas, Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary School students put on a square dancing show in front of hundreds of parents and friends at the Third Annual All American Hoedown. More...

Obituaries

Ernest Mario Serra, designer of Firefighters Bell Tower in Massapequa Park, dies at 93

Ernest Mario Serra died Feb. 22, 2015 at 93 years old. He was a globetrotting architect who left behind a series of architectural creations both abroad and at home. He and his wife Jan designed the Firefighters Bell Tower in Massapequa Park in 1986. More...

Opinion

Other questions linger in Ippolito case

The decision by Oyster Bay Commissioner of Planning and Development Frederick Ippolito to step down as a federal case against him for tax evasion proceeds was both in his best interests and those of the public and Town. More...

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The mute swan is not the enemy

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: Last year the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) proposed to eradicate the mute swan in New York State.The public outcry was so overwhelming that the DEC tabled their program to study it further. More...

Massapequa boys lacrosse team downs Nassau power Garden City

Could this be a down season for Massapequa boys lacrosse? More...

The story of the SS Massapequa

Thought readers might like to know that a ship given the name of their community long before the Long Island Railroad named South Oyster Bay Massapequa, was part of the American relief effort in World War I. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 24 • Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group at the Massapequa Park library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770. • Little Cubs Story Time at the Massapequa library 10:30 a.m., 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607. Saturday, April 25 More...

 

People/Social

In the News

Cub scouts from Dens 7 and 8 took a tour of the offices of the Massapequa Post newspaper, learning about freedom of the press and how a local newspaper is put together each week. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 CentralAvenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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, April 16 More...

Free screenings and raising awareness at L.I. Screening Day for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders

On Sat., May 2, the Long Island Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Collaborative of the Postpartum Resource Center of New York, will hold the inaugural Long Island Screening Day for Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Awareness event. More...

Woman’s Club to hold annual spring luncheon April 29

The child welfare department of the Massapequa Woman’s Club is sponsoring its annual spring luncheon Wed., April 29, noon to 4 p.m. at the Coral House in Baldwin. More...

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NOTICE OF ANNUALSCHOOL DISTRICTMEETINGANDANNUAL ELECTIONOF MEMBERS OF THEBOARD OF EDUCATIONANDPUBLIC HEARINGPLAINEDGE UNIONFREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWN OF OYSTER BAYCOUNTY OF NASSAU,NEW YORKNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the annual meeting of the qualified More...