July 10, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

The US Open comes to Long Island

Many locals spent several days as volunteers at the USPGA Open or attending the event as spectators. The Open was held in Bethpage State Park in June and received rave reviews from the professional golfers and those who attended the event. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 11

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Homeowners cleanup schedule announced

The fourth of eight Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place on Saturday, July 20, according to Town Councilman Joe Muscarella. More...

St. Rose Church to hold outdoor concert

A summer concert under the stars featuring Peter Stanganelli and Rapture, will be held at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church, 2 Bayview Ave., on Merrick Road, Massapequa, Thursday, July 11, 7:30 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial

A negative into a positive? More...

Letters What’s good for Babylon Town might be good for Oyster Bay Dear Editor: I whole-heartedly agree with your editorial of June 26, 2002 regarding the Town of Babylon’s moratorium on senior citizen and multiple residence

housing. My only hope is that the Town of Oyster Bay wakes up and decides to act in the same fashion. More...

Fate of the nation is always in the hands of patriots Dear Editor:

The World Trade Center attack was the most traumatic event to have happened in this country, both for the loss of civilian life and its sinister pre-emptive quality. More...

Charges filed against Amity school district

Two legal challenges have been filed against the Amityville School District, one a petition to the New York State Commissioner of Education asking that the May 21 election of three new trustees to the school board be vacated, and the other a federal More...

The Plainedge Wellness Council sponsored the first Family Fun Walk on Saturday, April 27 at the Plainedge High School athletic field. Over 100 students, parents and residents participated, raising several hundred dollars to benefit substance abuse awaren

According to Plainedge More...

 

People/Social

Fuschillo brings home $5,000 grant for Massapequa seniors

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) announced that he was successful in securing a $5,000 New York State Legislative grant for the Massapequa Senior Citizens. More...

Commerce Bank opens in Massapequa

Commerce Bank recently named Kerry Baardsen manager of the Bank More...

Obituaries

Ersilia Marro of Massapequa, 101 years old

Ersilia Marro came to the United States when she was 15 years old, working in the garment district in New York City to support herself and to send money home to her family in Italy. More...

Catherine A. Schmidt, longtime Massapequa resident  

Catherine A. Schmidt, a longtime resident of Massapequa, died June 19, 2002. She was 72 years old. More...

Grace Broggelwirth of North Massapequa

Grace C. Broggelwirth, of North Massapequa, died June 25, 2002. More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?