January 8, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page


This photo was incorrectly identified in a story last week announcing the holiday home decorating contest winners. It is the Fazio home at 93 Second Avenue, Massapequa Park. More...

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Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary School introduces school beautification committee

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AP scholar awards announced in Plainedge

A total of 30 Plainedge seniors and recent graduates have been named AP Scholars by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college level Advanced Placement exams. More...

Plainedge students selected for all-county festivals

A total of 42 Plainedge students were selected for the All-County Music Festivals being held in January at the Tilles Center at C.W. Post College. More...


Diane Sackett Nannery, postal worker and breast cancer activist

For the past 11 years, Diane Sackett Nannery fought to bring education, research and a cure for breast cancer as she simultaneously fought for her own life against the disease. More...

ASD Middle School Principal retires

The influence of a Junior High School gym teacher and coach made such an impression of James Jackson, that he decided he wanted to become a teacher himself. More...

Local folks in the news

This year, Wednesday, October 15 was designated "Voter Registration Day" for seniors at Massapequa High School. More...

Sen. Chuck Fuschillo honored by SADD

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) was recently honored by New York State Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD NY) with their first New York State Legislator of the Year awards. More...



St. David’s preschoolers enjoy holiday program

Parents, guardians and friends filled the Fellowship Hall at St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Massapequa Park, Tuesday, December 16, to enjoy the three-year-old preschoolers' Holy Season program. More...

St. David’s December mission project a success

The December mission project for St. David More...


At the Library...

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Massapequa Park
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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, January 8
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Site of former 300 Bowl presents Village with many options

Massapequa Park Village officials are correct in taking a broad and in-depth review of development options at the 300 Bowl property on Sunrise Highway. More...

To those who serve

Congratulations to all of the newly sworn in officials at the Town and County levels. We wish you all good luck as you go about the business of the people. More...

Change in ASD must come with respect

It is my opinion that things are getting distorted in regards to the Amityville High School newspaper "The Echo." As with all things there are many sides to a story and isolated comments seem to grow into inaccurate stories much like in the More...


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