December 19, 2001 RSS feed / Front Page

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Obituaries

-Jerry Fiorenza, former Massapequa Postmaster

Gerard (Jerry) Fiorenza, a former Massapequa and Massapequa Park Postmaster who was well respected and loved in the community, died following a battle against cancer December 7, 2001. More...

George W. Combs, Jr., 58

George W. Combs, Jr., a former resident of Trappe, Maryland, died Saturday, December 8, 2001 at his home at the age of 58. More...

Opinion

Little joy this holiday season

Over the past three months we have all faced the realities of a new Century in which the old securities are gone. And, now as we celebrate the holiday season this year, we are drawn to the spiritual meaning they hold, more than ever before. More...

Thanks to our state and county officials, too

A recent editorial pointed to the great job that was done completing the renovations of the Massapequa Park Village business district along Park Boulevard. More...

A soldier’s Christmas Eve

Made of plaster and stone. More...

The lives of some of those we lost in WTC attack Terence McShane, father, husband, firefighter

The sun and solace of the beach was always an attraction to Terence McShane. He worked as a lifeguard at Overlook Beach in Babylon and it was there that he met Cathy Watt of Massapequa, the woman who was to become his wife. More...

People In The News

Unqua students have been hard at work collecting "Boxtops for Education" from General Mills cereal. The fifth grade classes won the fall challenge, a contest to collect the most boxtops. More...

 

People/Social

Scouts decorate the Village’s Christmas tree

Massapequa Park Mayor James Altadonna was joined by local Scouts who helped decorate the Village More...

Massapequa Kiwanis selects Sue Martin as Person of the Year for 2000-2001

Massapequa Kiwanis selected Sue Martin as its Person of the Year for 2000-2001. More...

Massapequa High School grad and veteran publishes first novel

Former Massapequa resident Phil Bossert recently published his first novel entitled Core Values, about the United States Air Force Academy, Desert Storm, and character. More...