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Schools/Sports

To kick off start of PARP, Birch Lane Elementary students are entertained as teachers play instruments

Birch Lane Elementary School students were being encouraged to “Chill out with a good book.” That was the theme for this year’s Pick a Reading Partners program.  More...

Lockhart students take a journey into history

Fourth-graders experienced life in North America hundreds of years ago as the Journeys program came to Lockhart Elementary School in the Massapequa School District.  More...

Dry ice the star of Lockhart science show

A cool smoke floated along the floors of third-grade classrooms at Lockhart Elementary School in the Massapequa School District, reminiscent of a scary movie or a television Halloween episode. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Opinion

Some words to be guided by if the snow does indeed come

As we head to press, a snowstorm is looming, and that got us to thinking about all those people who do not have the luxury of staying at home during these nasty winter events. More...

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Editorial on the mark

Dear Editor:  I am so glad the editorial on Feb. 6 addressed the recreational marijuana issue in New York. It could not have been stated better.  More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 15   •On Fri., February 15 at 4 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Post-It Art: Teen Community Service. Decorate the Teen Room with post-it notes! More...

 

People/Social

Two local women heading to the Oscars

In the coming weeks, movie buffs across the country will binge watch nominated films including “The Favourite,” “Roma” and “A Star is Born.” They will expect to see actors—including Christian Bale, Bradley Co More...

Scholars....

•Stephen Koester of Massapequa Park has been named to the Fall 2018 dean’s list at Muhlenberg College.  •Daniel Eicher of Massapequa Park has received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering at Wilkes University.   More...

Eagle Scout Sean Caillias receives citation from village

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato had the honor of presenting a citation to Sean Caillias for attaining the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout Project, Sean renovated the playroom at Momma’s House in Glen Cove. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Kibbles & News Bits Before Westminster 2019: If you are reading this “Pets”, you probably know which dog won Best In Show at the Garden Tuesday night. 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, February 14   More...

TOB announces summer lifeguard openings

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Councilman Lou Imbroto announce that the Town is accepting applications from qualified, certified individuals interested in working at Town pools and/or beaches this upcoming summer season.  More...

Oyster Bay winter recess activities

The Town of Oyster Bay is offering children and families fun-filled activities for the February winter recess from school. Beginning Sat., Feb. 17 through Sun., Feb. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Board of Education of the Plainedge Union Free School District, Town of Oyster Bay, North Massapequa, New York, in accordance with Section 103 of Article 5-A of the General Municipal Law,  More...