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Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS THURSDAY, February 7

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Massapequa schools present budget discussions calendar

The Massapequa Board of Education has scheduled budget discussions prior to the May 21 school budget vote. More...

Temple Judea to hold Purim carnival

Temple Judea in Massapequa will be holding a Purim carnival, Sunday, February 10, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Members of the community are invited to join the congregation at this exciting event. More...

Opinion

Our readers are the greatest

Several months ago, we appealed to our readers to bring us their gently used suitcases. We heard of a group that needed them for children who are abruptly taken from their homes by the police or the courts. More...

Eisler: There are no councilmatic districts in the Town of Oyster Bay Dear Editor:

I am writing to dispel several rumors that have been circulating throughout the Town of Oyster Bay. First, many residents are under the impression that council members represent particular districts or areas in the Town. This is simply not true. More...

MPK Village should give walkers the right of way Dear Editor:

There are pedestrian crossing lanes on Park Boulevard between Front Street and Clark Boulevard in Massapequa Park. More...

Residents continue to press for highest level of clean-up at Liberty

Once again, residents came out to a meeting called by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to hear the agencies decision on the fate of the Liberty Industrial Superfund site in Farmingdale, which was determined to be contaminated as a result of More...

As new budget process looms, schools continue to wrestle with last year's state aid packages.

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People/Social

New Assistant Principal joins Farmingdale schools

Northside Elementary School welcomed its newest staff member recently, when Vicki Lorusso joined the Farmingdale family as Northside More...

L.I. Pythian Council donates funds to Pythian charities

David Cohen, president of the Long Island Pythian Council announced that the organization has donated $28,000 to the charities of the Knights of Pythias, Domain of New York. This figure represents the monies raised during the year 2001. More...

Billy Baldwin takes time to talk to Massapequa High School Cheerleaders

On a recent visit to his hometown, actor William (Billy) Baldwin took time out to talk to a group of Massapequa High School cheerleaders. They posed for a photo with the movie star. More...