September 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

WALK Radio and Zwanger Pesiri help fight against drug/alcohol addiction

WALK 97.5 FM Radio and Zwanger Pesiri have teamed up with the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD) to produce a series of public service messages focused on thefight against Long Island’s growing heroin epidemic. More...

North Shore Health System puts patients at their fingertips

North Shore-LIJ Health System patients will soon have 24/7 access to their health information online. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale basketball team attends awards ceremony

Legislators Michael Venditto and Rose-Marie Walker recently attended the Farmingdale varsity boys basketball Class AA County Championship awards ceremony. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Until recently scientists believed that only humans were capable of recognizing faces. Now a study from the University of Helsinki has demonstrated that dogs use this visual skill too when they look at images. More...

Hot Laps

The monster trucks were on the program at Riverhead Raceway on Aug. 30, 2014, but before they appeared, drivers in other divisions appeared to be making their cars into junk. More...

Obituaries

Antonia McVeety, Amityville resident and employee for Avon in Farmingdale

Antonia McVeety was a woman who lived for the ones she loved the most. To her, family and friends were the most important things in her life, said her daughter. Antonia H. McVeety, a mother, grandmother and dear friend, died July 22, 2014. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Rich Clothing, LLCfiled with the SSNY on5/13/2014. Office location:Nassau County. SSNY designated for service of process. More...

MPK Village officials look to give local jewelry stores a break

Massapequa Park has a deal for second-hand dealers. With the County raising the permit on such establishments, the Village will be holding a public hearing on Sept. More...

Massapequa football looks to rebound after tough finish in 2013

It is hard to have a season any tougher than that of Massapequa football’s last year. More...

Good Sam offers car seat safety checks

Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children ages one to 13 years old. Many times deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters and seat belts. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, September 13 •Oyster Bay Town residents homeowner cleanup program from 8:30 to 4 p.m. Additional Homeowners cleanup dates for 2014 call 516-677-5943 for additional questions. Sunday, September 14 More...

 

People/Social

IN THE NEWS

The North Massapequa Fire Department responded to the parking lot of the Marshall's department store on Hicksville road for multiple cars on fire the afternoon of Thurs., Sept. 4. More...

Pendergast Golf Outing is another success

The 6th Annual Heather Pendergast Fund Golf Outing was held on July 28, 2014 at the beautiful Woodside Acres Country Club in Muttontown. The outing was a huge success with 150 golfers playing on a beautiful day. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

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, September 11 More...

Oyster Bay Town residents Homeowner Cleanup program September 13

The sixth of eight 2014 Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place on Sat., Sept. 13, 8:30 to 4 p.m., according to Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson. More...

United Methodist Church multi-family yard sale Sept. 13

Community United Methodist Church (CUMC) of Massapequa is having a multi-family yard and craft sale, Sat., Sept. 13, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hamburgers, hot dogs, cold drinks and snacks will be available. More...

Opinion

Thirteen years later and we still face danger from terrorism

Thirteen years, a decade and three years. Those born 13 years ago are teenagers today; those who were 50 are now eligible for social security. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Readers speak out about illegal immigration and amnesty

A recent online poll in this newspaper asked readers if President Barack Obama should grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a presidential executive order. The results of the poll, which was open to readers online since Aug. 27 and 28, are in. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?