December 24, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Memorial ceremony commemorates 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor

The Long Island Chapter of the Air Force Association presented a Pearl Harbor 73rd Anniversary Memorial ceremony, “Dropping of the roses,” Dec. 7. The event was hosted by the American Airpower Museum and Republic Airport in Farmingdale. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa UFSD announces staff changes for new school year

The Massapequa School District began the school year with changes in administration, 18 new teachers and the return of all staff members who were excessed last year. More...

Obituaries

Marilynn J. McDermott, Massapequa resident, soccer coach

Marilynn J. McDermott, a resident of Massapequa, died Nov. 19, 2014. She was 76 years old. More...

Opinion

Christmas is in the face of a child, and the heart of kindness

It is amazing how the birth of a single child more than two thousand years ago helped transform the world and how it continues to spread a message of hope and love, particularly during the holiday season. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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A true Christmas story of forgiveness and redemption

It’s Christmas time again. I just hung up a special Christmas ornament and was reminded of a very special Christmas time, long ago. More...

In this season of peace, we wish all of our readers and friends a joyous Christmas and Chanukah.

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Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, December 26 • Long Island Banjo Society meeting 8 p.m. VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For info., call 516-889-2184. • The library will have Mitten Madness for all ages with an adult. More...

Massapequa Park Holiday Open House

Massapequa Park Village welcomes everyone for Christmas and Chanukah. This year’s event drew big crowds and long lines for Santa!
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People/Social

Meeting held to transform L.I. communities into drug-free environments

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino presented a NYS Citation to CEO Janice Talento at an event honoring Michael Venditto held at the Riviera, East Shore Drive, Massapequa. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s been three Christmases since “Tiny Tim,” a Lhasa with a corkscrew leg twisted completely around, showed up as a stray at Babylon Town Shelter. 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. FRIDAY, December 26 More...

Flags at half staff in MPK Village following shootings of New York City Police Officers

Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeff Pravato announced that he is directing that all flags in the Village be flown at half staff to honor the memories of New York City Police Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos who were gunned down as they sat in the More...

Sanitation and S.O.R.T. schedule announced for Christmas and New Year’s

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto announced that the Town sanitation collection and S.O.R.T recycling collection dates will have modified schedules in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. More...

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Public Notices

Notice of formation of Elegant Interiors by Jane, LLCArticles of Organizationfiled with the Secretary ofState of New York SSNY onOctober 29, 2014 Office located in Nassau. SSNY hasbeen designated for service of process. More...