September 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

MPK Village continues to address flooding issues on Philadelphia Avenue

Village officials are hoping that a solution will finally be found to alleviate the flooding issues that have plagued residents living on Philadelphia Avenue. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Local football teams ready for new season

It might still feel a lot like summer outside, but the fall is officially here with the kickoff of the 2018 high school football season.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Whiskers on a cat do a lot more than make the cat look cute. Cats have whiskers so they can gather information about the world around them. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue516-798-4607Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 More...

Obituaries

Thomas W. Claud, Amity Harbor resident, police officer, veteran

Thomas W. Claud, a Navy veteran and retired New York City Police Officer, died July 28, 2018. He was 75 years old.  Mr. Claud was born in Hollis, Queens and attended parochial schools there. He joined the U.S. More...

Opinion

A caution about jumping from moving cars and other observations

We’ve been thinking...  •As elections get near, Facebook is blowing up with political points of view, some nasty comebacks and a general disrespect for the opinions of others. It’s very disheartening. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Protecting students is this year’s priority

As the new school year begins, school boards are taking very seriously their responsibilities for ensuring students a safe and productive learning environment by improving school safety, implementing a new mental health curriculum, and optimizing res More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 14   •On Fri., September 14 at 2 p.m., the library will have Book Discussion with leader Harriet Klein. Book being discussed is The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg. Plainedge, 1060, Hicksville Rd., 516-735-4133. More...

 

People/Social

New principal talks about vibrant educational environment at MHS

“ The job is not the job until the students get here,” said Brian Conboy, the interim principal of Massapequa High School, about his excitement for the start of the new school year.  More...

Long Island’s educational leaders network and learn

Long Island’s public school educational leaders congregated at Oakdale’s Bourne Mansion on Aug. 9 for SCOPE Education Service’s 34th annual Dinner Meeting for superintendents and school board members. More...

Farmingdale School District welcomes new teachers

Farmingdale School District held a three-day New Teacher Institute at Howitt Middle School to welcome 15 newly-appointed teachers to the district.  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, September 13   More...

‘Alzheimer’s Walk in the Park’ scheduled for October 13

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA), together with the Town of Babylon, will be hosting an “Alzheimer’s Walk in the Park” on Saturday, October 13, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (rain date October 14).  More...

Elder Law presentation at Massapequa Library

The Massapequa Library, Bar Harbour Building is hosting an Elder Law Presentation with Chris Petillo Weds., Sept. 12, 1 p.m. This program will focus on the importance of advance directives and advance planning. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNT Y OF Nassau, Bayview Loan Servicing, Plaintiff, vs. Melissa Yeager-Whelan, ET AL., Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly filed on April 19, 2018, I,&nbs More...