February 28, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

Local wins scholarship

Gregory Fabiano of Park Lane, Massapequa, a senior in the School of Management received the Gerald B. Cramer Scholarship at Syracuse University. More...

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Events & Calendar

Cantor Oreen Zeitlan to appear at Temple Sinai of Massapequa

On Sunday, March 4, 2 p.m. Cantor Oreen Zeitlin, mezzo-soprano, will present a lecture/recital at Temple Sinai of Massapequa, 270 Clocks Blvd., Massapequa. More...

Easter craft & gift fair

Vendors are wanted for a giant Easter craft and gift fair to be held Saturday, April 7, 9 to 5 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes School, 379 Linden St., Massapequa Park. Proceeds will benefit Our Lady of Lourdes School technology fund. More...

Purim service March 9th

A Purim Service will be held at Temple Sinai of Massapequa, 270 Clocks Blvd, March 9, 7:30 p.m. Their religious school will participate with the "Music Makers" and a short play. A Tot Shabbat for pre-school children will be held 5:45 p.m. More...

Massapequa looks to interpret Megan’s Law

When Megan Kanka, a seven-year old New Jersey girl, was brutally raped and murdered, her parents didn More...

Local folks in the news

Members of the Farmingdale Lobby Committee met with Senator Fuschillo in his local office on the SUNY Farmingdale campus to discuss school district concerns related to state aid. More...

Massapequa Park Village officials pass new tax lien law; listen to variety of concerns from residents

by Monica Wiener More...

 

Schools/Sports

Mildred A. Butera 40 year resident of Massapequa

Mildred Ann Butera (nee Marino), a resident of Massapequa for the past 40 years, died of complications due to congestive heart failure on January 22, 2001. She was 81 years old. More...

Alfred "Dunky" Miller former Amityville resident

Alfred "Dunky" Miller, a former resident of Amityville, died January 16, 2001 at his home in Panama City, Florida, after a lengthy illness. He was 68 years old. More...

Plainedge High School commended students announced

Five Plainedge High School students earned "Commended Status" in the 2001 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Opinion

Be cautious about opening your home

Nassau County residents, senior citizens in particular, should remember that as the County conducts its reassessment program, no assessment official will knock on their door asking to enter their home without prior notice, at any time. More...

Capitalism’s insatiable appetite for profit Dear Editor:

Sick people in America are not the only victims of capitalism More...

A closed minded bench, is a biased bench Dear Editor:

Too often, when a couple settles a custody matter, deciding on joint legal custody, regardless of residential custody, the judge says: "Unless you provide for who has final say if the parties do not agree, I will not approve it." When aske More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?