January 16, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Pravato, Schiaffino and Pearl running in MPK elections March 19

Villages throughout New York State are holding elections Tues., March 19.  Locally, Massapequa Park has three incumbents up for reelection: Mayor Jeffrey Pravato and Trustees Tina Schiaffino and Danny Pearl. More...

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Schools/Sports

Plainedge High School club hosts Friends-giving

The Best Buddies Club at Plainedge High School held its annual Friends-giving Celebration on Nov. 15. Led by advisers Ms. Knee and Ms. More...

Massapequa grows elementary language program

The Massapequa School District has expanded its Foreign Language in the Elementary Schools (FLES) program this year to include fifth-grade. More...

Unqua fourth-graders study energy

As part of the science curriculum, fourth-graders at Unqua Elementary School in the Massapequa School District studied energy. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

Robert Edward Ray, former Massapequan, Town of Hempstead sanitation worker

Robert Edward Ray, 72, a former resident of Massapequa, died Nov. 28, 2018 in Milton, Delaware.  Mr. Ray moved from Massapequa 17 years ago. More...

Opinion

Driving is not only a privilege— it is a responsibility

This weekend we saw reports about numerous car accidents, one that killed a woman in Copiague. In addition, a man was arrested and charged with driving with 68 suspensions of his license. More...

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National Wear Red Day Coming February 1st

One in three. That’s the price women pay for cardiovascular disease. While nearly 80 percent of cardiac events can be prevented, cardiovascular diseases continue to be a woman’s greatest health threat, claiming the lives of 1 in 3 women. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 18   •On Fri., January 18 at 3:45 p.m., the library will have Snowman Canvas Craft. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Post 1066 helps bring man's best friend to veterans and first responders

Members of the American Legion Post 1066, Massapequa, their families and friends worked to raise $9,000 to donate to America’s VetDogs, a not for profit organization that provides service dogs to veterans, active-duty service members and first More...

Farmingdale students find opportunities at Volunteer Fair

A Volunteer Fair was held in the commons of Farmingdale High School on Wednesday, November 28, 2018—organized by the Guidance Department and facilitated by counselors Lisa Jensen and Jackie Verre.  More...

16 students sign letters of intent to play college level sports

Sixteen student-athlete seniors at Farmingdale High School signed their letters of intent on December 3, 2018 to signify their commitment to college sports teams.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Ready for another lost dog story? This one reiterates the importance of spreading the word near and far, the value of teamwork and another lesson that may not be unique to Jiminy’s Journey.  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, January 17   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

MTA Coalition meeting set for January 17

Massapequa Takes Action Coalition invites parents and residents to its next General Coalition Meeting on Thurs., Jan. 17, at 7 p.m.. at Massapequa High School’s Little Theater.  More...

Registration open for annual Suffolk County Marathon

S.C. Exec. Steve Bellone and Catholic Health. Services announced registration for the 5th Annual Catholic Health Services Suffolk County Marathon will open tomorrow. More...

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Notice of formation of Nelson Media Group LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York SSNY on August 8th 2018. Office location: Nassau County, NY. More...