June 12, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Fund awards first scholarships

Recently, the newly formed Massapequa Community Fund awarded its first annual scholarships. Receiving the Alexander Baldwin Memorial Scholarship in academics was Jane Park of Massapequa Park. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries

Meredith Kirkland of Massapequa

Meredith J. Kirkland of Massapequa died on May 13, 2002.  She was 79 years old. More...

Bruce C. Bookman dies suddenly at age 51

Bruce C. Bookman died suddenly in his Massapequa Park home on May 16, 2002.  A lifetime resident of Massapequa Park, he was 51 years old. More...

Albert E. Toroni of Massapequa, US Army veteran

Albert E. Toroni, a Massapequa resident was born in Loleto, California in 1924 and died May 31, 2002. He was 77 years old. More...

Hearing set on building moratorium in Massapequa  

A proposal to impose a year-long moratorium on the issuance of building permits in a section of Massapequa will be the subject of a Tuesday, June 18, public hearing by the Oyster Bay Town Board, according to Town Supervisor John Venditto. More...

Local folks in the news

New York State Assemblyman Steve Labriola (R, Massapequa) recently attended the Massapequa Association of Girl Scouts Awards Ceremony and commended Mallory Schroeder of the Massapequa Cadette Girl Scout Troop 2081. Ms. More...

 

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, June 13

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MPK Garden Club meeting set

The Massapequa Park Garden Club will meet Wednesday, June 19, 7:30 p.m. in the Village Hall, 151 Front St., Massapequa Park. The guest speaker is Susan Williamson who will demonstrate a Fourth of July arrangement and table setting. All are welcome. More...

Fourth S.T.O.P. day scheduled

The fourth of nine S.T.O.P. (Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) collection days for Oyster Bay Town residents is scheduled for Saturday, June 15, according to Town Councilwoman Bonnie A. Eisler. More...

Opinion

Editorial The mind police take a step back

This is a test. More...

Guest opinions Flag Day: Uniquely American holiday

Town of Oyster Bay

If someone asked what is the most uniquely American holiday, many people would probably answer Thanksgiving. I would say Flag Day. More...

Keeping our children safe is a community effort

The following thought-provoking letter was submitted by the YES Community Counseling of Massapequa, a youth and family advocacy group

To My Friends and Neighbors, Seventeen years ago, I gave birth to the most beautiful baby girl. She grew up surrounded by love and adoration. 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?