July 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2014 local scholars

•Melanie Merenda, of Massapequa, was named to the president’s list for the spring semester at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York. More...

F'dale and P'edge football stars compete in Empire Challenge

The football season may have ended eight months ago, but for one special night in June, the gridiron was electric at Hofstra University. More...

Massapequa Thunder Girls 10U Softball Tournament Team places 4th

The MassapequaThunder Girls 10U Softball Tournament Team competed in itsfirst tournament of 2014, the Connetquot Youth Association Firecracker Classic, andfinished fourth place overall. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

A local historian, approaching her 90th birthday, once told me that everything and everyone relevant to the search for Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) in Babylon was in the cemetery. She passed away before I ever got to tell her how correct she was. More...

Obituaries

Sister Charlotte Tighe, dedicated 84 years to religious life as a Sister of St. Dominic

On Sat., June 28, Sister Charlotte Tighe, who dedicated 84 years to religious life as a Sister of St. Dominic, died. Sister was 100 years years old. More...

Opinion

Service above self pays off

With all of the terrifying news coming from all points around the world, including the increasing tension in the Middle East and the devastating loss of more than 200 lives with the deliberate downing of a Malaysian aircraft in the Ukraine, we though More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Kindness isn’t always rewarded with thanks

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: Upon reading your editorial recently about your lost wallet being returned to you by two Good Samaritans, (July 3 & 4, 2014), I couldn’t help but think about an experience that I had many years ago. More...

New County law sets space aside in Nassau's parks for smokers

N.C. Leg. Rose Marie Walker announced last week the unanimous passage of a resolution to accept the donation of “No Smoking” signage from the Tobacco Action Coalition of Long Island to place in Nassau County parks. More...

WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, July 25 •Massapequa Park library Line Dancing with Sherry Palencia. Registration and fee required. For info., call 516- 799-0770. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Hall of Fame

Each year the Massapequa Hall of Fame honors Massapequa High School Alumni who have gone on to achieve success in their fields as well as local residents, recognizing them for their community service, dedication and contributions. More...

Mass. Cub Scout Pack 696’s annual fundraiser car wash earns $800

Massapequa’s Cub Scouts of Pack 696 held its annual fundraising car wash in the parking lot of St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church last week. More...

Amity Woman’s Club President Melanie Doerner steps down

On April 8 the Amityville Woman’s Club honored its outgoing President Melanie Doerner with a luncheon at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa523 CentralAvenue516-798-4607Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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, July 24 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Flapjack Fundraiser July 26

Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause! You're invited to an Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser Sat., July 26 at 8:00 a.m. to support the UJIMA Program. More...

Help NYBC provide blood to those who depend on it

New York Blood Center (NYBC) is asking for help through the hottest summer weather maintaining an adequate supply of blood types, especially O-negative. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation ofATH PARTNERS LLC, alimited liability company.Articles of Organizationfiled with the Secretary ofState of New York (SSNY)on 3/20/2014. Office location: Nassau County, NY.SSNY has been designatedfor service process. More...