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Farmingdale HS school teacher wins award for inspiring students to pursue higher education

The Farmingdale School District announced that Farmingdale High School business teacher Jonas Viik was recently awarded the Harold W. Pote Behind Every Graduate Award by the LeBow College of Business at Drexel University. More...

Farmingdale H.S Chorus takes first place

Choral groups from Farmingdale School District’s Farmingdale High School (FHS) recently competed in the prestigious Music in the Parks competition at Dorney Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania. More...

Farmingdale’s Northside Elementary School hosts a Family Math & Literacy Night

Farmingdale School District’s Northside Elementary School recently hosted a Family Math and Literacy Night for students and families in the community. More...

Obituaries

Dorothy Files, opera singer and longtime resident of Massapequa

A Memorial Mass for Dorothy Files will be held at Our Lady of the Island Shrine in Manorville, Sat., Aug. 27 at 2 p.m. For more than 30 years Mrs. More...

Opinion

Your child’s first lesson this new school year should be about fighting against bullying

EDITORIAL

The new shoes or sneakers are sitting in the closet next to the new clothes.The backpack and school supplies have been picked out and purchased.The appointment for a haircut has been made and the first day of school is on the horizon. More...

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Editorial on Pope Francis was much needed

Dear Editor: Bravo! Popes, like all people, need some straightening out from time to time. (Editorial Pope Francis got it wrong, a homogenized humanity is not what we need, Aug. 10 and 11). More...

MPK mayor asking for more police protection

Mayor Jeffrey Pravato wants a greater police presence in Massapequa Park and is appealing to Village residents to help get it. He’s asking everyone in the Village to call the Seventh Precinct and report any criminal activity that they observe. More...

Summer Weekend Events

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People/Social

Mangano greets members of the North Massapequa Fire Dept. at Countywide Fire Parade

N.C. Executive Edward P. Mangano visited the Nassau County Fire Department Parade, hosted by the Bethpage Fire Department, on Sat., July 9, on Cherry Avenue and Broadway in Bethpage. More...

Oyster Bay officials attend Eagle Scout Ceremony for local boy scouts

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone recently attended the Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Gideon Peter Sherry of Troop 261, Farmingdale, held at the Farmingdale Public Library. More...

Water Commissioner Averna gets updates on government water efforts

As part of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association’s (NSWCA) Continuing Education Program, the Association, of which Massapequa Water District Commissioner Raymond J. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The following is a tutorial about heartworm in dogs from the FDA and the American Heartworm Society. 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, August 25 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

The Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival Sept. 4

The Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival offers a day of fun, entertainment and spiritual rejuvenation. More...

Councilman Macagnone offers rabies protection brochure

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone announced that the Town has available to residents an informative brochure entitled Protecting Your Family Against Rabies. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION of domestic Limited Liability Company; Wantagh Mini Laxers, L.L.C. The Articles of Org. More...