February 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Takes Action hosting meeting March 4

The Massapequa Takes Action Committee (MTA) is a consortium of concerned parents, educators and community members whose mission is to assess, recommend and implement programs that directly impact children in order to prevent and minimize risk-taking More...

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Schools/Sports

Anti-bullying speaker Tom Thelen teaches the art of "victimproofing" to Ames students

How to become “victimproof ” from bullying was the lesson shared by renowned anti-bullying speaker Tom Thelen during a recent assembly for freshmen at Massapequa High School-Ames Campus. More...

Michelle Randazzo published in criticly acclaimed magazine

Farmingdale High School’s Labyrinth Art and Literary Magazine was recently selected by prestigious judges of the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) as "The Best of Literary Magazine Content.” Additionally, the poem, Waiting, wri More...

Julia Maher wins scholarship prize at local art competition

Farmingdale High School 12th-grade advanced placement studio art student, Julia Maher, recently won a $1,000 art-contest scholarship for her expres- sive charcoal drawing depicting a vulnerable young woman suffering from stress and external pressures More...

Obituaries

George Moore, retired social studies school teacher, at 79

George F. Moore, a longtime educator at the Edmund Miles Middle School in Amityville, died Dec. 29, 2014. He was 79 years old . Mr. Moore was born in New York City and lived in East Meadow. He later moved to Sound Beach. More...

Opinion

A reminder of the tremendous debt we owe our volunteer firefighters

EDITORIAL

On Sunday, when temperatures rose to a balmy 40 degrees for a few hours, volunteer firefighters from Amityville, Massapequa, Copiague, North Amityville and North Lindenhurst worked together to combat a major house fire in Amityville.The vamps faced l More...

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State should not eliminate public notices for Constitutional amendments

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

We strongly opposed the governor’s proposal to eliminate newspaper public notices of proposed Constitutional amendments. More...

Massapequa School officials make per-pupil cost comparisons

Massapequa School District’s student enrollment is falling, part of a countywide reduction in births that has impacted most public school districts for the past 10 years. More...

Glen Zakian from Farmingdale H.S. voted Best High School Principal

Farmingdale School District announced that Farmingdale High School Principal Glen Zakian has been recognized as Best School Principal in the Long Island Press’ Bethpage Federal Credit Union Best of Long Island 2015 Competition for the second co More...

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, February 27 • AARP Tax Aide at 1:00 p.m. at the Massapequa library, 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607. •Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group at 1:00 p.m. to be held at the Massapequa library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516- 799-0770. More...

 

People/Social

MPK florist commended

Congressman Pete King (R-Seaford) commended Mark Marrazzo, owner, and Gloria Fenaroli, founder, of Bayview Florist & Montage in Massapequa Park on their Let’s Paint This Town Blue campaign, which was organized to mobilize community support More...

Pinatas Mexican Grill opens in Massapequa

Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto recently joined with other elected of- ficials to welcome Pinatas Mexican Grill to the Massapequa business community. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The Westminster whirlwind is over…at least for the 2015 Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show. “Divine Miss P,” a 15-inch Beagle was crowned Best In Show. 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 26 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Registration underway for Nassau County’s Summer Recreation Program

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that registration for Nassau County’s successful Summer Recreation Program for 2015 is now open and will run from June 29 to Aug. 6. More...

Donate your hair and raise funds for kids cancer research

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising money to fund the most promising research tofind cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long and healthy lives. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

INCORPORATED VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUAPARKNASSAU COUNTY, NEWYORKNOTICE OF SALE OF TAXLIENS FORUNPAID VILLAGE TAXES NOTICE OF TAX LIENSALE OF VILLAGE OFMASSAPEQUA PARK,NEW YORK IS HEREBYGIVEN THAT, in pursuanceof the provisions of the RealProperty Tax Law More...