May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

NMFD and YES hosting anti-drug program June 1

Recognizing the increasingly negative impact the local opioid epidemic has had on the community, the North Massapequa Fire District has partnered with YES Community Council in Massapequa to host an informative seminar on the subject on Thurs., June 1 More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 26   •On Fri., May 26, at 1 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Let’s Talk senior discussion group. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  Saturday, May 27   More...

Mangano announces 2017 N.C. Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged

N.C. Exec. Edward P. Mangano announced plans for the 2017 Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged, which takes place from June 1 through June 3 at Mitchel Athletic Complex and Nassau Community College. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Clutch hitting and pitching help Ducks salvage final game of homestand

After starting May with four straight road wins, the Ducks hoped to ride that momentum into the homestand and really begin their ascension up the Liberty Division standings. Unfortunately ,things didn’t go quite as planned. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs offer comfort and support to children who must testify in court, seriously ill kids in hospitals, reluctant young readers in library programs and children who have witnessed unspeakable horror such as the Sandy Hook School massacre.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Opinion

Mourning for victims of terrorism on both sides of the pond

Our hearts and our prayers, as well as those of many of our readers we are sure, go out to our cousins in Manchester, England on the terrible tragedy that struck that country. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

With election over, Massapequa community must now work to come together

Dear Editor:  More...

Breaking News - 5/26/2017 2:58 PM

AN IMPORTANT REMINDER FOR THIS MEMORIAL DAY - Free Access

Recognizing the memory of those men and women who have died in the defense of our country is what this weekend is all about. Because of their sacrifices, we live in a free and wonderful society. But that also brings with it personal responsibility. More...

Massapequa, Plainedge, Farmingdale and Amityville voters pass school budgets

Voters headed to the polls yesterday, voting on their school budgets and electing members of their school boards. Following are local results: Massapequa:  More...

Flyer raises flurry of controversy in ASD race

A flyer that surfaced at a Meet the Candidates Night several days before the Amityville School Board elections is being attributed, at least in part, to the loss of school board candidates Lisa Johnson, Carolyn Chikazunga and Mercedes Daniels Reed in More...

Heated Massapequa School Board meeting ended abruptly

Emotions ran high at a Massapequa School Board meeting last night that ended abruptly with school board president Maryann Fisher shutting it down and going into executive session. More...

 

People/Social

Remembering young Massapequan Kim Diliberto

Kim Diliberto’s family moved to Massapequa in 1955 and early on, he showed a disposition toward fearlessness and spontaneity, said his brother Dan.  “As a teenager growing up in Massapequa, Kim stood out as the kid with the nerve&mda More...

Enactments keep history alive

In photo above, Bryan Burton III, third from left, is shown at the Museum of American Armor, Bethpage with Don McVeety, USMC, Amityvlle; Rep. More...

Mayor Pravato presents citation to Massapequa Fire Department Chief Regis Beneville

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato presented a citation to Massapequa Fire Department Chief Regis Beneville at the Department’s 107th Annual Installation Dinner.   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, May 25   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Long Island Crisis Center offers free counselor assistant program beginning June 5

According to several studies on volunteerism, those people who volunteer reap social, emotional and even physical benefits from their experiences: •Boosts self-esteem because by helping others you’ll find a greater sense of self-worth and More...

Amityville Annual Historical Society Fair June 10

The Amityville Historical Society’s Annual Fair will be held Sat., June 10, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1302592 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 786 Evergreen Wa More...