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‘Outstanding’ class graduates Massapequa High

Massapequa High School

Blue caps flew in the air as Massapequa High School seniors heard their final words as students in the district: “Class dismissed.” Following that declaration by Principal Patrick DiClemente, they officially became graduates. More...

Holding the past, grasping the future

Plainedge High School

Parents, siblings, extended family, friends and peers gathered at Hofstra University on June 22 to honor the Class of 2017 at Plainedge High School’s commencement ceremony.  More...

Farmingdale High School Celebrating 2017 graduates

The Farmingdale School District’s Farmingdale High School recently welcomed family, friends and the community to the Class of 2017 Graduation celebration. More...

Obituaries

Steven Soper, Sr., former Massapequan and AMHS graduate

Steven A. Soper, Sr., a resident of Amityville and a truck driver for Yellow Roadway in Deer Park, died April 16, 2017 at his home. He was 61 years old.  More...

Opinion

O’Bay’s hiring of Brian Nevin was show of same ol’, same ol’

Shame on the Oyster Bay Town Board and Supervisor Joe Saladino on the recent hiring of Brian Nevin, a longtime political appointee who previously served in the administration of N.C. Exec. Ed Mangano. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

View on climate change, which impacts on LI dramatically, was wrong and misleading

Dear Editor: More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 21   More...

 

People/Social

Unqua students salute a soldier

In honor of Memorial Day, Capt. Salvatore Garcia visited the classrooms of Valerie Sandora and Ashley Salerno at Unqua Elementary School in the Massapequa School District. More...

IN THE NEWS

Brooke Elardo, a resident of Massapequa, sang the National Anthem at the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce festival in June. More...

Massapequa Park holds blood drive at Village Hall

The Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park in conjunction with the New York Blood Center held a Community Blood Drive at Village Hall.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs can get sunburns. People are aware of the connection between sunburn and skin cancer. Our pets aren’t. 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, July 20   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

External Diploma Program to be held at Western Suffok BOCES

The External Diploma Program (EDP) offers adults 21 and over the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences and earn a high school equivalency diploma without the challenge of taking lengthy timed examinations. More...

Narconon screenings available

Narconon wants to educate families on the new escalated risk Fentanyl has added to opiate abuse. Fentanyl has been found to be 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin and has a greatly increased chance of overdose. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

PUBLIC HEARING CALENDAR NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 246, Article III, Section 246-18-E of the Code of the Town of Oyster Bay, notice i More...