July 18, 2018 RSS feed / People/Social

Massapequa mayor recognizes retiring Amityville officer

Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeffrey Pravato recognized resident John Juliano, an Amityville Police Officer who also previously served with the New York City Police Department and who retired on June 25 after 27 years.  More...

Farmingdale resident Billy Specht proposes to Cara Keogh

Billy Specht wanted to propose to Cara Keogh, but he wanted to be unique and do it in style.  So, the Farmingdale resident rented a kayak from the Dinghy Shop in Amityville, kayaked out to an island in the bay by himself and buried a treasure ch More...

Three Scouts from Pack 2339 Massapequa are winners at World Championship Pinewood Derby

Joseph Mondello, Joseph Buckley and Thomas Parmiter represented the Bears, Wolves and Tigers of Pack 339, Massapequa, at the World Championship Pinewood Derby held in Times Square on June 30. More...

Massapequa Students Perform at LIHSA Music Festival

Five student musicians from the Massapequa UFSD, all of whom are attending Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA), showcased their impressive talents at the LIHSA Spring Music Festival. More...

Girl Scout honored at ceremony

Bridget Neal was recently honored at the Massapequa Association of Girl Scouts 21st Annual Gold Awards Ceremony. The Gold Award is the Girl Scouts’ highest honor. Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato was in attendance.   More...

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•Nick Duque, a theater student from Massapequa who also attends Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA), recently performed in “Foul Territory” at the LIHSA Spring Theater Festival.  More...

Bridget Neal of Troop 2366 receives Gold Award

Bridget Neal of Troop 2366 of Massapequa received the Gold Award at the Annual Massapequa Association of Girl Scouts Awards Ceremony. More...

Plainedge students win NYU Innovation Entrepreneurship Award

Plainedge School District congratulates Plainedge High School students Nicole Jacobsen, Cassidy Alva- rez, Kerri Farrell, Mina Sarmas and Grace Read for winning the 2018 NYU Innovation Entrepreneurship Award.  More...

Anthony Brennan graduates with master’s from Salve Regina University

Anthony Brennan, the son of Bill & Lorraine Brennan of Massapequa Park, recently graduated with a Master’s Degree in administration of justice and homeland security from Salve Regina University, Newport, Rhode Island.   More...

Massapequa family receives citation for TV show appearance

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato presented a citation to Village of Massapequa Park residents JoJo Gonzalez and his family who were the recipients of a backyard makeover by the television show George to the Rescue. More...

Massapequa Chamber street fair

Mayor Jeffrey Pravato attended the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce Annual Street Fair.  Shown, left to right, are Robert Barrett, president of the Chamber, Mayor Jeffrey Pravato and Tony Ventura, grand marshall celebrating the success of the even More...