January 2, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

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Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 3

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Wantagh Jewish Center honors past presidents

In the year 1951, six Jewish families in Wantagh got together to form the forerunner to the congregation now known as the Wantagh Jewish Center. Back then the tiny group called the local firehouse home. More...

Volunteer now for TOBAY Dune Stabilization project

Volunteers who are looking for a worthwhile project to kick off the new year are invited to join Oyster Bay Town crews and other concerned individuals on Saturday, January 19, at 10 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Frank Piccione, resident of North Massapequa

Frank Piccione, of North Massapequa, died December 12, 2001. He was a member of Memorare of Knights of Columbus 4th Degree, Holy Name Society, Sons of Italy, lector and Eucharistic minister of Charismatic Prayer Group at Maria Regina. More...

Hamdi H., Oruci, M.D.,

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Peter White, resident of Massapequa Park

Peter White, of Massapequa Park, died December 8, 2001. He is a retired employee of Nyra. More...

MPK Village establishes Beautification Committee

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ASD prepares to present bond issue for Park Avenue complex this month

The Amityville School Board agreed this week to hold a vote asking residents of the school district to approve an additional $7 million to complete construction and remediate damages at the Park Avenue School complex. More...

 

Schools/Sports

U10 Girls win Turkey Bowl

Massapequa Power, girls U10 soccer team won first place in the Farmingdale "Turkey Bowl" soccer tournament held Friday, November 23. The girls went 6-0. More...

Girls Cross Country team ends great season

The Massapequa High School girls cross country team completed an outstanding season, under the leadership of first year coach Dennis McLoughlin. More...

MHS Girls varsity volleyball end season 15-2

The Massapequa High School girls varsity volleyball team completed their 2001 season with a record of 15-2 and claimed the titles of Conference I and Nassau County Class A Champions for the second year in a row. More...

Opinion

Continue to fly the flag proudly

Already, we see a reduction in the number of American flags being flown in our communities. Part of that has to do, we believe, with the holiday decorations, but as they will be coming down, we would urge that the flags go back up. More...

A letter home at Christmas

The following letter was written to one of our readers from a relative serving in the Armed Forces, far away home home. More...

NC legislature needs to work together for the people Dear Editor:

It is unfortunate that our Nassau County legislators are still beating the "Don More...