May 22, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Memorial Day Parade

Sgt. F. Colleran Post #7763, Veterans of Foreign Wars of Massapequa Park and the American Legion Post #1066 are once again jointly conducting the Memorial Day parade Monday May 27. Starting time is 10 a.m., sharp. More...

Correction:

A story in the April 1 edition, Organizers reach out to help families to two Pequans lost 9/11, contained an error. Only Tom Haskell is married with three children. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

George Edison Griffen, 83, past Kiwanis president

George Edison Griffen, a past lieutenant governor of the Long Island South Central Division of Kiwanis International (1972-73) and a past president of the Kiwanis Club of the Massapequas (1962) died May 8, 2002 in Fort Myers, Florida where he retire More...

Joseph Rizzo of North Massapequa

Joseph J. Rizzo, of North Massapequa and formerly of Nesconset, died May 7, 2002. He is predeceased by his wife, Frances. Surviving Mr. More...

Olga Prystupa, 82, of Massapequa

Olga S. Prystupa, of Massapequa, died April 25, 2002 at the age of 82. She was born in Brooklyn in 1919. More...

Farmingdale overtakes Pequa in Conference-A lacrosse

Farmingdale More...

New Long Island group seeks to help families of seriously ill children

For Nancy Mariano of the Friends of Karen organization, assisting people through some of the most difficult times in their lives is all in a day More...

Get your Nassau County leisure passes locally

The Nassau County Department of Recreation, Parks and Support Services will have its mobile information and leisure passport center in the parking lot of the Bar Harbour library, 40 Harbor La., Massapequa Park, Friday May 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Massapequa students make some history

Accelerated students at Massapequa Berner Middle School and Massapequa High School participate every year, from seventh until eleventh grade, in National History Day, a nationwide competition that judges students More...

 

People/Social

Former Pequan Katherine Heaviside named one of LI’s most influential women

Katherine Heaviside, a former Massapeuqan and owner of Epoch 5 Public Relations in Huntington will be recognized as one of "Long Island More...

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, May 23

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Fort Neck Garden Club presents floral arrangements to Parkview Nursing home

Members of the Fort Neck Garden Club recently presented 18 arrangements to the Parkview Nursing Home to add some good cheer to the residence dining tables. This is done, three or four times a year. More...

MPK Deputy Mayor Jacobson to speak at AARP meeting

Massapequa/Massapequa Park AARP Chapter #4727 will meet May 23, 1 p.m. at Congregation Beth-El, 99 Jerusalem Avenue. More...

Opinion

Give Homeland Security the power it needs

A smattering of political partisanship worked its way into this country More...

MPK should require insurance from every outside group who uses Village facilities Dear Editor:

The current administration of the Village of Massapequa Park is allowing outside organizations and individuals to use Village facilities and Village property without obtaining, in advance, insurance coverage for the protection and benefit of the Vil More...

Let Afghans help Afghanistan Dear Editor:

A recent liberalist headline that appeared in Newsday read: U.S. Delay in Helping Afghanistan to Rebuild is Inexcusable. To that I reply, let the Arab nations rebuild Afghanistan. I don More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?