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Village holds hearing open on bamboo law until Monday

There was major support for a proposed law restricting the growth of bamboo at a public hearing in Massapequa Park last week. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa HS senior named ‘Capital Markets Genius’

Massapequa High School senior Melanie Hingher won first place for New York in the 2015-16 InvestWrite® competition sponsored by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Foundation.The pro gram challenges students in fourth th More...

Please meet the 2016 local scholars

•Local residents Ryan Cooney of Massapequa and Devika Gupta of Farmingdale have been named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. More...

Massapequa H.S. junior Hope Breslin named Gatorade N.Y. Girls Soccer Player of the Year

Massapequa High School junior Hope Breslin was named Gatorade New York Girls Soccer Player of the Year. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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, June 23 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

TOB recommends landscaper

Summer has arrived, and many residents may be looking into hiring a landscaper to take care of yard work. Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. More...

St. Kilian Knights of Columbus to hold blood drive on June 27

St. Kilian Knights of Columbus #2204 is holding a blood drive, Mon., June 27 from 3 to 9 p.m. at 1 Morton St., Farmingdale. All donors will be entered into a raffle for a free hall rental if at least 60 donations are received. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. BOARD OF MANAGERS OF CAMEO TOWNHOUSES AT MASSAPEQUA, Pltf. vs. MARY M. ZELLER, et al, Defts. More...

Summer Weekend Events

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People/Social

Pequan and veteran provides service

Anthony Suppa of Massapequa is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, having served from 2007 until 2013 and discharged with the rank of E-3. But he always dreamed of another kind of service, hoping one day to open his own restaurant. More...

Amanda Marinace wins competition

Amanda Marinace, a student at Eastplain Elementary School in Plainedge, was recently awarded first place in Senator Kemp Hannon’s 2016 “There Ought To Be a Law” competition. More...

Massapequa Chamber hosts annual fair

As hundreds of fairgoers passed the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce table at the organization’s annual fair June 12, Bob Barrett, president elect, said Massapequa is the “best place on earth.” When asked why he believed that was so, More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Eleven years ago this week I hung up my red pen and retired from teaching. So many diverse shelter rescue requests and/or dog and cat events happen each day I still wonder how I juggled both roles, and how I ever found time to teach. More...

Obituaries

ATTENTION FAMILIESAND FUNERAL DIRECTORS:

Obituary notices are printed without charge, as space permits. Family members and funeral directors may submit obituary notices to us by mail at 85 Broadway, Suite A, Amityville, NY 11701; by email at acjnews@rcn.com or by calling us at 516-798-5100. More...

Opinion

With lawsuits behind them, Amityville and its police should renew talks

EDITORIAL:

We are at a point now in Amityville Village where all legal challenges and lawsuits between the Wandell administration and the Amityville Police are resolved. More...

I’m not hung up on sales calls

I am not going to put my name on the “do not call” list to prohibit solicitors and sales people from calling me. Sure, they are sometimes annoying but no more so than a bad economy and having people out of work. More...

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