September 25, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

School bells ringin' again

The staff at R.J. Lockhart School in Massapequa welcomed students on the first day of school. Children and teachers were most excited to begin a new school year. The weather was beautiful and even the smiles were sunny. More...

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At the Library...

523 Central Avenue
Massapequa Park
40 Harbor Lane
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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, September 26
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New Island Hospital to sponsor blood drive today

New Island Hospital will sponsor a blood drive Wednesday, September 25, 8 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. The blood drive will be held in the staff room, located in the lower level of the hospital. More...

Temple Judea to join

National Teach In on Israel

On Sunday, September 29, Temple Judea of Massapequa will be joining congregations across the continent in a national Teach-In on Israel sponsored by the Reform Movement. More...


Emilie Chura, 97, resident of Massapequa Park

and former secretary at St. David

Emilie Chura, a resident of Massapequa Park for 43 years, and a former secretary at St. David More...

Plainedge football team gets motivated for strong 2002 season

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Local folks in the news

Chelsea Palocsik, 7, of Lindenhurst and Massape-qua Park was the winner of the Sponge Bob pillow raffled off by the Mas-sapequa Post during the Massapequa Park Merchants festival last month. More...

New Grace Day School head named

On Thursday evening, September 12, Robert Montheard was installed as the new head of school at Grace Episcopal Church and Day School during a Solemn Evensong service held at Grace Episcopal Church in Massapequa. 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...



Invasion along the South Shore

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This week’s outrage

This may not be the stuff that major news stories are made of but our outrage this week is directed to Home Depot, that source of all you need to fix up your home. More...

MSD ready to move forward with facilities planning report

In April 2002, the Massapequa Board of Education received a comprehensive report from the Advisory Task Force on Facilities outlining the scope of the District More...