September 3, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

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Library

At the Library...

Massapequa
523 Central Avenue
798-4607
Massapequa Park
40 Harbor Lane
799-0770
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Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, September 4
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Opinion

We’re teaching the next generation of Americans

Our children are off this week on new adventures. More...

Make Back to School a tradition in your family

Family traditions are the glue that binds one generation to another. They give kids and parents something to look forward to, as well as something to count on as the new school year begins. More...

Leaving

Summer
Behind
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Who was that girl at the Massapequa HS graduation?

Mary Farrell remembers watching her daughter struggling as a child to open a Band-Aid box. She worked laboriously at it for 25 minutes before succeeding, no small task for the child who had suffered from seizures and was diagnosed with spastic q More...

Local folks in the news

William Colfer, a former Superintendent of Public Works for Massapequa Park Village for more than 20 years who retired as Village Clerk last year was recently honored when the Village named the public works building the William E. More...

 

People/Social

New book chronicles the lives of transplant recipients

Stories of faith and courage

On his ninth wedding anniversary in October, 1995, Bob Violino received a special gift from his wife Renee More...

Plainedge High School to dedicate memorial

Plainedge High School will dedicate its 9/11 Memorial Garden, honoring the victims and heroes of the 9/11 tragedy, on September 11 at 7 p.m. at the High School. More...

Obituaries

Carol Thompson, wife of former MPK Village Mayor Robert Thompson

Carol Thompson and her husband Bob moved to Massapequa Park Village in 1963 and the couple quickly became an integral part of the community. Bob Thompson Sr. More...

Olga Delves, former Massapequa School District teacher

A memorial Mass will be held at Saint Mary 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?