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Schools/Sports

"Zig Zag Island" at Birch Lane in Massapequa

On Friday, February 2, Petra Puppets performed "Zig Zag Island" at Birch Lane School in Massapequa. The theme of the show was respecting others and that being different is okay. More...

Northedge principal meets challenge

Northedge kindergarten Principal Joan Costanza, dressed as a farmer, read the book, Clack Clack Moo Cows That Type, to all kindergarten classes at Northedge School, as part of Northedge More...

Fergie’s website helps Plainedge Elementary Students learn about nutrition

Many school children are taught about nutrition and the need to eat healthy balanced meals. But fourth graders at John H. More...

Obituaries

Peter Epp, former Massapequa Park Village Trustee and veteran

Peter Epp, a former Massapequa Park Village Trustee and Commander of the VFW Post #7763, Massapequa Park died April 21, 2001. He was 68 years old. More...

Ralph B. Masi, 41 year resident of Massapequa

Ralph B. Masi, a resident of Massapequa for 41 years, died April 27, 2001. More...

TOBay looks for sites to save Environmental plan to preserve natural areas

by Monica Wiener More...

Astronaut William Shepherd to touchdown on Long Island

NASA astronaut and former Long Island resident Captain William Shepherd will serve as honorary Grand Marshal at the Memorial Day Parade in Babylon, Monday, May 28. The parade gets underway at 10:30 a.m. More...

Local folks in the news

Friends from all different teams celebrated Massapequa International Little League's Opening Day on April 7. More...

 

People/Social

Bura makes dean’s list at Quinnipiac

Marissa Bura, a student at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester with a 3.5 grade average. She is a business major and the daughter of William and Elizabeth Bura of Amityville. More...

Blask to graduate

Jordan Blask of Harbour View Drive, Massapequa, will receive a bachelor More...

Events & Calendar

Garden Club delivers Valentine arrangements

The Fort Neck Garden Club of Massapequa delivered Valentine arrangements made by club members to the Parkview Nursing Home. More...

Elementary summer recreation program to resume

After being suspended for two years due to construction, the elementary summer recreation program of the Massapequa Public Schools will resume this year in July. More...

Wine -food tasting expo to be held

A Taste of Long Island, an extravagant wine and food tasting expo will be presented by the Melville Lions Club and Fleet Bank at the Huntington Town House, Thursday, May 24, 6 to 10 p.m. More...

Opinion

Good things coming to MPKs Park Boulevard

The county project for Park Boulevard is in the final planning stages and work is expected to begin shortly. More...

Guest column MPK Mayor prepared to fight against towers

Village of Massapequa Park

The Village of Massapequa Park has been served with a lawsuit by Nassau Towers, Inc and Sprint Spectrum, L.P. seeking $30 million in damages. More...

Our children need a safe school building in Amityville Dear Editor:

Those who pushed for the adoption of the Amityville School budget urged voters to More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?