January 17, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 19   •On Fri., Jan. 19 at 4 p.m. the Central Avenue Library will have Magic of Clay. Imagine That! Art Education is here with a fun hands-on clay craft, where everyone will make a unique creation. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Tim Kubart gets help from elementary students' vocals for new album

Grammy Award-winning kids musician and performer Tim Kubart returned to Farmingdale’s Woodward Parkway Elementary School to record background vocal tracks for his upcoming album, Building Blocks. More...

McKenna Elementary students learned about the seven continents

As part of their Spanish instruction through the foreign language in the elementary schools program, third-graders in Natalie Dizdar’s class at McKenna Elementary School in the Massapequa School District learned how to say the names of the seve More...

Farmingdale elementary students transform gym into cardboard arcade

Over 100 fifth-grade students at Albany Avenue Elementary School transformed their gym into an elaborate, colorful, cardboard arcade. This was the second year for the event—and a day of absolute fun for the entire school. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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 18   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Farmingdale community education classes to begin Feb 26

The Farmingdale School District’s Spring 2018 Continuing Community Education classes are scheduled to begin the week of Feb. 26, 2018—all residents can expect to receive the brochure of offerings via mail by mid-January.  More...

Saladino announces Winter 2018 Toddler Arts & Crafts Program

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino announced that the Town will offer a Toddler Arts & Crafts Program throughout this winter. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY Wells Fargo Bank N.A.; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...

Saladino, Hand, Imbroto, Johnson and Altadonna take oaths of office to serve Town of Oyster Bay

Focusing on the future and the importance of serving the residents of the Town of Oyster Bay with integrity, newly elected Town Supervisor Joe Saladino and other Town officials spoke about the work the Saladino administration has accomplished since J More...

Brooks and Pellegrino author bill to keep transit funds local

NYS Sen. John E. More...

 

People/Social

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Valvo welcome grandson Rexton Donato

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Valvo of Massapequa Park are pleased to announce the birth of their first great-grandson, Rexton Calvin Donato.  Rex is the son of Frank and Danielle Donato of East Rockaway and joins his big sister Olivia.   More...

Plainedge School District hosts miniature golf fundraiser to benefit NYPD CARES

Physical education instructors Gary Levitan and Matthew Rich at the John H. West Elementary School in the Plainedge School District hosted a miniature golf fundraiser to benefit NYPD CARES on Dec. 18.  More...

Eric Hunstein achieves Eagle Scout rank

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato had the honor of presenting a citation to Eric Hunstein for attending the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout Project, Eric renovated the garden surrounding the statue of Saint Rose at the St. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Can dogs smell the passage of time? Specifically, can dogs smell when it is time for their owners to come home from work? In other words, “Does absence of scent makes the heart grow fonder?” More...

Obituaries

Massapequa Park resident and former roller derby champ Edmond Fitzgerald

As a young boy growing up in Cedarhurst, Edmond (Ed) Fitzgerald was an altar boy in St. Joachim R.C. Church and worked closely with one of the priests there, serving his church and his community. More...

Opinion

A quick lesson on FOI laws

Under New York State law, municipalities are required to respond to a request for a public record by offering the individual access to it in several ways. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Residents in all districts should attend school budget meetings and get informed

Dear Editor:  More...