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Students in Massapequa schools explore the world at Camp Invention

Students spent a week getting their hands dirty as the Massapequa School District and Camp Invention partnered for a weeklong science camp at the Ames Campus from Aug. 8 to12. More...

Babylon football knocks off Amityville in Week 1 matchup

Babylon has its sights set on some pretty lofty goals for 2017. More...

FOWL BALL

Ducks drop pivotal game to New Britain in hunt for playoffs

In baseball you are going to lose games, it just happens. The real question is when does it happen?  The Ducks happened to drop a tough one at the wrong time of the season when they fell to the New Britain Bees, 8-2, on Sept. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   More...

Obituaries

Sister Dorothy Cook, Amityville Dominican Sister, former elementary teacher and parish principal

Sister Dorothy Cook died on Aug. 24, 2017. More...

Herbert D. Terry, Jr., former Massapequa Fire Department chief

Herbert D. Terry, Jr., a resident of Amityville and veteran of World War II, died Aug. 12, 2017 at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore. He was 89 years old.  More...

Opinion

Gary Sinise comes to Long Island in support of patriots

Gary Sinise, an actor, musician and all-around good guy, came to Long Island earlier this month to help raise money for his foundation, the Gary Sinise Foundation, whose mission is to serve our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first respon More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader defends cartoonist Kevin Eastwood, and his point of view

Dear Editor:  I would like to respond to James Connors who wrote a letter that appeared in your paper criticizing the paper’s political cartoonist, Kevin Eastwood (Reader: Cartoonist Kevin Eastwood got it wrong—again).  More...

Meet your Town Board candidates, 2017

Democrats   More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 22   •On Fri., Sept. 22 at 3:30 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Teen Takeover Fridays. More...

 

People/Social

9/11 Ceremony held at Towers of Freedom Military Monument in Massapequa

The Towers of Freedom Military Monument (T of FMM) committee held a 9/11 ceremony honoring P.O. James Kennelly of Massapequa who died of 9/11- related illnesses this year. More...

Annual car show in Eisenhower Park this weekend

Modern Muscle Madness in Eisenhower Park, an exclusive muscle car show, will take place on Sat., Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Eisenhower Park at Fields 6 and 6A. More...

Andrew Esposito earns Eagle Scout Honor

Andrew Esposito of Massapequa Park Boy Scout Troop 339 was recently recognized at his Eagle Scout Court of Honor. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Empty the Shelters!” This sounds like The Man of La Mancha singing about an impossible dream but it isn’t when the BISSELL Pet Foundation organizes such an adoption event. On Sat., Sept. 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, September 21   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Hannon to host senior citizen scam prevention forum at Franklin Square Library on Sept. 28

Senator Kemp Hannon will host a senior scam prevention forum presented by the New York Department of State Division of Consumer Protection.  The forum takes place on Thurs., Sept. More...

Operation SAFE Child program

To assist parents, Senator Kemp Hannon, in conjunction with Nassau County DA Madeline Singas, will host an Operation SAFE Child ID program at the Farmingdale Public Library, located at 116 Merritts Road, Farmingdale, Thurs., Sept. More...

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Public Notices

Notice of formation of Nassau Cognitive Behavioral Psychology, PLLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Sec. of State of NY (SSNY) on 8/25/17. Office location: Nassau County. More...