February 27, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Local folks in the news

Legislator Pontillo (14th L.D.) was on hand to join in the ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand reopening of the all new Small Business Development Center at SUNY Farmingdale. More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague varsity basketball striving for the playoffs

Thirteen games into the varsity boys basketball season, the Copiague Eagles have dribbled, passed and shot their way to second place in League IV. By posting a 5-2 league record and going 8-5 overall, Coach Steve Rebholz More...

WWF wrestler visits DDI Institute on Valentines Day

The professional wrestler known as Mankind joined Suffolk Legislator David Bishop (D-West Babylon) and a slew of puppies from the Canine Corral in Huntington in visiting dozens of thrilled youngsters with autism and similar disorders at the Developm More...

The American Karate Championships 2002 to be held along with food drive

On March 2 and 3 the American Black Belt Academy along with the Worldwide Kenpo Karate Association will host The American Karate Championships 2002. The tournament will be held at Massapequa High School and is open to spectators of the community. More...

Obituaries

Ralph Frazette of Massapequa

Ralph L. Frazette, of Massapequa, died February 11, 2002. He is predeceased by his wife, Emily. Surviving Mr. More...

Dorothy Komornik, Red Cross volunteer and resident of Massapequa since 1949

Dorothy N. Komornik, a resident of Massapequa since 1949, died on February 10, 2002 at the age of 80. She is predeceased by her husband Michael T. Komornik who died in 1997. Surviving Mrs. More...

Angelina Mione, former resident of Massapequa

Angelina Mione, of Bohemia and formerly of Massapequa, died February 10, 2002 at the age of 63. Born and raised in Salemi, Italy, Mrs. Mione came to the United States in 1954. More...

Plainedge Schools open new wing at Schwarting

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Village takes part in food campaign

MPK Mayor James Altadonna announced that the Village is supporting the efforts of the Theodore Roosevelt Boy Scout Council in their Scouting For Food Campaign. Food collection boxes will be available in Village Hall beginning March 1. More...

MSD budget workshop set for tomorrow

On February 14th, residents of Massapequa attended the first of four Board of Education workshops designed to stimulate community input on the 2002-2003 school district budget. More...

 

People/Social

Senator Hannon leads briefing on emergency preparedness

Concerned about recent terrorist and anthrax attacks, Senator Kemp Hannon (R-6th S.D.) recently brought together local public health and emergency officials and state legislators for a briefing on emergency planning at North Shore/LIJ More...

St. David's in Massapequa happy recipient of banner

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Farmingdale's Woodward school welcomes special guests

More than 1,000 grandparents, aunts, uncles, neighbors and other important people joined youngsters at Woodward Parkway Elementary School for this year More...

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS

THURSDAY, February 28 More...

Dowling College to host presentation by renowned author

Philosopher and independent scholar, Christina Hoff Sommers, Ph.D., a prominent author of such popular ethics books as Vice and Virtue in Everyday Life, Who Stole Feminism? More...

LI Chapter of Leukemia Society presents Casino Royale

The Long Island Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society presents Casino Royale on March 2, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Captain Bill More...

Opinion

Petition is evidence of continued problems in ASD that have to stop

The decision by Amityville School District Trustee Toni Bean to petition the Commissioner of Education to remove the four sitting majority board members is evidence of the seriously strained relationships between members of that board. More...

"Concurrent Receipt" the right thing to do

By Richard J. Santos More...

Hey, where’s my pockets?

There 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?