January 21, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Delaney Lenaghan of Massapequa named Intel Semifinalist

When Delaney Lenaghan speaks, she uses words like “awesome and “incredible.” She loved the movie Hunger Games, and is a Harry Potter fan. More...

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Natalie Sabia, of Massapequa, was named to the 2015 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. She is majoring in biology and secondary education at Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island. More...

Massapequa School District’s Denise DeLury named Junior Achievement Educator of the Year

As the school-to-career coordinator and business educator for Massapequa School District, Denise DeLury, of Massapequa, has helped hundreds of students discover their career paths by integrating real-world opportunities into their high school experie More...

Saltzman East Memorial School in East Farmingdale participates in interactive fire safety program

As part of the yearly Fire Prevention Week program, the East Farmingdale Fire Department held an interactive program to teach students from Farmingdale School District’s Saltzman East Memorial Elementary School the importance of fire prevention More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Louis E. Walz, longtime Massapequa resident and World War II Navy veteran

Louis (Lew) E. Walz, a longtime resident of Massapequa, died peacefully on Nov. 29, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Walz was born on Jan. 18, 1924, in the Bronx, and moved to Long Island when he was a young teenager. More...

Opinion

We need our vets to continue serving once they are home

Many of our veteran’s organizations are struggling to maintain the viability of their organizations and the good work they do for other veterans and their communities. But their memberships are dwindling. More...

Our masthead has a new look

For several weeks, we have been running a new masthead designed by artist Paul Vanderberg of our production department. The header now contains another Massapequa image that represents our Native American history. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Breaking News - 12:28 PM

MPK Village issues snow advisory - Free Access

Massapequa Park Village officials met yesterday and went over its emergency management plan in preparation of the impending blizzard scheduled to hit this are beginning late this afternoon. More...

Breaking News - 1/22/2015 1:30 PM

Crimestoppers seeking information on grand larceny - Free Access

Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying the pictured subjects in connection with a Grand Larceny, which occurred in Massapequa on Fri., Nov. 14, 2014. More...

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, January 23 • AARP taxpayer assistance training program at the Farmingdale library, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090. Saturday, January 24 More...

 

People/Social

NYRVFA seeking new members

New York Retired Volunteer Fire- fighters Association (NYRVFA) is currently seeking new members who wish to stay connected with the companies and firefighters with whom they served. More...

From The Massapequa Post November 13, 1958

•Girl Scout Troop 246 members Mary Anne DiLeo, Jackie Kahres, Mrs. George Van Reis were shown at a cookout that opened the Village Park for local residents with Mayor Robert J. Andrews. More...

Adopt-A-Family reflects generosity of Grace Church

A tradition at Grace Church of Massapequa that goes back decades, Adopt- A-Family, allows families in need to have presents under the tree to celebrate Christmas. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Reader Advisory: Don’t worry. I am not trying 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 22 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Kids invited to compete in Basketball Free Throw Contest, January 25

A free throw contest for boys and girl age nine to 14 will be held Sun., Jan. 25, 2 to 3:45 p.m. at Ames High School gymnasium, Baltimore Avenue, east of Broadway, Massapequa. In case of a blizzard, call 516-384-9189 for an alternate date. More...

Last Hope’s “Catch of the Day” Luncheon to benefit Fix-A-Feral

This year marks the 12th anniversary of Last Hope’s Fix-a-Feral Program which started in 2003 and has provided the public with financial assistance to spay and neuter feral cats in their Long Island neighborhoods. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1283193 for beer,wine and liquor has been applied for by the under signed to sell wine and beer at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 1964 Hempstead Turnpike,East Meadow, N More...