April 3, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

People In the News

New York State Assemblyman Steve Labriola (R, Massapequa) recently presented Massapequa Park resident Richard Capriotti, with a New York State Legislative Resolution recognizing and memorializing Capriotti's heroic and selfless efforts to save the l More...

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Schools/Sports

ASD Warriors win third state championship

Sparked by the experienced play of tournament MVP Jason Fraser, the Amityville Warriors celebrated their third consecutive state public schools Class 8 championship with a historic 67-57 win over Peekskill at the Glens Falls Civic Center on March 17 More...

Grace Day third grade students spend day in authentic one room schoolhouse

Recently, third grade students from Grace Day School spent the day in an authentic one-room school house from the 1870s at the Stonybrook Museum. More...

Obituaries

Louis Nocerino of N. Massapequa, veteran

Louis Nocerino, a 22-year resident of North Massapequa, died March 11, 2002 at New Island Hospital, Bethpage. He was 88 years old. More...

William Hecken, volunteer with boy scouts and a Deacon

William Hecken, a resident of Farmingdale from 1941 to1997 died March 13, 2002 at the age of 94. Mr. Hecken was born and raised in Brooklyn. More...

MSD facilities committee report due  

As any homeowner knows, when the family grows, the house becomes too small. The same can be said for a school district. As the Massapequa School District is discovering, when student enrollment increases, the "house" becomes too small. More...

MSD budget summary set for April 11th

The Massapequa School District will hold a Budget Summary on April 11, 2002 in the Board of Education Room. The meeting will be called to order at 7:00 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Fort Neck Garden Club brings (some) cheer to nursing home residents

Members of the Fort Neck Garden Club assembled the baskets of flowers they arranged for the Parkview Nursing Home. Several times a year the Nursing Home receives 17 table arrangements from the club. More...

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, April 4

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YES forms new single parent group

Raising children is challenging under the best of circumstances, but when you are a divorced or separated single parent the stress can sometimes be overwhelming. More...

Maria Regina to hold annual baby fair

Maria Regina Church Moms and Tots group are holding their annual baby/children More...

Opinion

Good things happen when the public and their elected officials work together

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has notified the Town of Oyster Bay that based on its decision two weeks ago to condemn the Liberty Manufacturing site in Farmingdale and use it for parkland, the EPA will clean up the property to its highes More...

Have we not learned the lessons of tragedy?

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They are our heroes They rushed into the buildings To Help people But they needed help themselves For they knew not That the building Would crumble, would collapse

To the ground. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?