August 21, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

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Lockhart School to unveil Discovery Garden;

engraved bricks included in plan

Plans are underway to hold aribbon-cutting ceremony next month for the Discovery Garden at the Raymnond J. Lockhart Elementary School in Massapequa. More...


At the Library...

523 Central Avenue
Massapequa Park
40 Harbor Lane
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Events & Calendar

K of C to hold Labor Day carnival

A Labor Day weekend carnival, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, will be held August 30 through September 2 at the Massapequa train station, Sunrise Highway and Broadway. More...

Plainedge CP meeting set

The Plainedge Auxiliary of United Cerebral Palsy will hold its next general meeting, Tuesday, September 3, 8 p.m. at the North Massapequa Community Center, 214 North Albany Ave. More...


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, August 22
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An inviting view into MPK entranceway

The foliage along Front Street that looked so dimsal for a while has now been carefully pruned and cut back and it looks great. We had commented in an earlier editorial here several weeks ago that thesite needed to be fied up a bit. More...

How did events of one

year ago change your life? More...

A heated response

To whoever ordered the weather for the Massapequa Park Merchants Festival: You did a great job but perhaps ask that it be a little cooler next year! And kudos to the merchants who worked so hard to put on a wonderful event. More...

Massapequa Rascals bring home championship

The future of women More...

Local folks in the news

The Knights of Pythias State of New York celebrated its 138th anniversary and the Pythian Sisters were recognized by Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto at a ceremony held at Burns Park, Massapequa. More...



Girl Scouts celebrate 90th birthday

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, back row, fifth from right, Council members Jose Muscarella, back row, left and Mary A. McCaffery, back row, fourth from right and Town Clerk Martha S. More...

Colonial Dames XVII installs new members at summer meeting

The summer meeting of the Colonial Dames XVII Century was held at the New Hyde Park Inn where Susan Kempler of Woodside and Susan Schlossberg of Massapequa were installed as the Society More...

Massapequa Kiwanis sponsors football clinic

The Kiwanis Club of Massapequa sponsored the 8th Annual Baldinger More...


Adolph Schlegel, 92, longtime Massapequa resident

Adolph Schlegel, of Massapequa, died August 13, 2002 at his home in Massapequa where he lived most of his adult life. He was 92 years old. More...

Richard Jappell, 55, of Massapequa

Richard Jappell, of Massapequa, died August 9, 2002 at the age of 55. Mr. Jappell is survived by his wife, Susan Jappell; his children, Ryan, Erin and Keri; his parents Robert and Marie Jappell and his in-laws, Frank and Barbara Finegan. More...

Florence Popkin of Massapequa Park

Florence Popkin, of Massapequa Park and formerly of Bellmore, died August 8, 2002 at the age of 83. More...


Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?