December 6, 2000 RSS feed / Front Page

MFD Commissioner’s vote next Tuesday

Former Massapequa Fire Chief Kevin M. Meany is seeking a one-years seat on the Massapequa Board of Fire Commissioners. He is opposed by Sheldon Moskowitz and Howard Popeck, whose biographies were printed in last week More...

Stage Door coming to Plainedge Schools this week

The Plainedge High School drama program will be presenting Stage Door, a comedy written by Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman in the mid-1930s. Performances are on the evenings of Friday, December 8 and Saturday, December 9, curtain time, 7:30 p.m. More...

Special Sections

The Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas is starting its annual food drive.

In the picture, left to right, are Lorraine Peragallo, Astoria Federal Savings Bank; Tony Mignone, Bridal Boutique; New York State Assemblyman Steve Labriola; Bob Rubino, past president of the Chamber and Anthony C. More...

Wilbur Elling, former Massapequa Water Commissioner dead at 88 Elling credited with formation of water district as we know it today

If anyone takes a tour of the facilities for the Massapequa Water District and looks at the plaques on each building, they will see the name of Wilbur Elling. More...

Farmingdale School Superintendent to retire at year's end

After 33 years in education, and 11 years as superintendent of the Farmingdale school district, Gerard W. Dempsey, Jr. is calling it quits at the end of this school year. More...

 

Obituaries

Florence B. Heyden, 82, Massapequa resident, taught for many years in Copiague

Florence B. Heyden a resident of Massapequa for 45 years and a teacher at the Susan Wiley Elementary School in Copiague for many years, died November 22, 2000. She was 82 years old. More...

William Bode, 87, former VP of CIT financial group

Throughout his life, William Bode enjoyed the outdoors. He was an avid boater along the Great South Bay, a hunter and fisherman. More...

Rita F. Monk, of North Massapequa

Rita F. Monk, a resident of North Massapequa since 1960, died November 20, 2000 after a three-month fight against lung cancer. She was 67 years old. More...