September 18, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Pequan LL players are NYS champs

For the third straight year the Massapequa International Big League baseball team won the New York State Championship. More...

Big League players wins NYS championship

Patrick Valentino, Rob Villaume, Dan Gravius, Matt Specki, James Rodgers, Larry Zabinski, Mike Pietz, Paul Loguidice, Joe Fitzgerald, Mike Kennery, Mike Kolnberger, James Lafferty, Tom Terrono, and Chris Muhlhauser. More...

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At the Library...

523 Central Avenue 798-4607
Massapequa Park
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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, September 19
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Joan Gooch, 70, of eastern Massapequa

Joan Gooch, a 42-year resident of eastern Massapequa, died September 9, 2002 at Brunswick Hospital, Amityville. She was 70 years old. More...

Attention families and funeral directors

Obituary notices are printed without charge, as space permits. Family members and funeral directors may submit obituary notices to us at 1045B Park Blvd. More...



We came together as a wounded people and found hope in the future

The ceremonies held last week to commemorate the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on our country, our state, our city and our people were extremely moving. More...

Public Commentary

The three steps it takes to educating our children

For many parents, September and the start of the school year is viewed with mixed emotions. For some, there is a sadness as they separate from their children for the first time or after a summer rich in intimacy. More...

Park Avenue construction fiasco is a crime

It was with total disbelief that I read your story on the situation at the Park Ave. school in the 08/28/02 edition of the Post. More...

Mayor and Merchants reach accord on keeping Village clean

In an effort to gain more cooperation from businesses within the Village in cleaning up streets and sidewalks, Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna met with representatives of the Massapequa Park Merchants Association and individual business More...

MTA sponsors presentation on parenting at MHS

The Massapequa Takes Action Community Group (MTA) is sponsoring an evening with Dr. James Garbarino, author and nationally recognized expert on parenting who will offer a presentation on parenting in difficult times. More...


In photo, Village Board reviews Massapequa Park's emergency preparedness plans with Emergency Preparedness Committee Chairman John Carlsen. Shown left to right are: standing, Trustees Theresa M. More...



New Island Hospital hosts Plainedge HS "Sophmore Shadow Day"

On April 17, eleven students from Plainedge H.S. More...

Essay contest winners named

Three John H. West fifth graders, Christopher Larson, Kristine Henle, and Tara Bogseth have won awards in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy/Youth Essay Competition, sponsored by Butehorn Bros. More...

Schwarting fifth graders take a tropical cruise

Schwarting School fifth graders traveled on a World Cruise to such exotic locations as "Word Island" where they explored parts of speech, "Landform Island" where their geography skills were put to the test, "Treasure Island,& More...


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