February 5, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Dem's to meet

The Betrayal of Medicare will be the subject for discussion at the monthly meeting of the Central Oyster Bay Democratic Club, Wednesday, February 11, 7:30 p.m. More...

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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:
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Obituaries

Robert E. Gretschel, 81, long-time Massapequa resident and business owner

Long-time Massapequa resident and business owner Robert E. Gretschel died Jan. 5, 2004 at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson. He was 81 and had been in declining health following a stroke in September. More...

George R. Velting, resident of Massapequa Park

George R. Velting, of Massapequa Park, died January 21, 2004. More...

Edward Furstman, resident of Massapequa

Edward Furstman, of Massapequa, died January 10, 2004 at the age of 78. More...

Massapequa Park Village Board considering Planning Commission changes to local parking fields

The Village of Massapequa Park will accept input from the public and local merchants for the next several weeks before the Board of Trustees votes on changes to municipal parking lot two. More...

Amityville planners to hear senior housing proposal for South Oaks tonight; public is invited

The Amityville Village Planning Board is reviewing site plans for a senior citizen complex on the site of South Oaks Hospital, (See Amityville Record, Jan. More...

 

People/Social

MPK family receives award of appreciation for fundraising efforts by OLC Center

Massapequa Park resident Anthony and Laurie Buscaino recently served as co-chairpersons of Our Lady of Consolation Nursing and Rehabilitative Care Center More...

Melissa Ames to wed

Michael Ellsworth Gardiner

Mr. and Mrs. Royce Ward of Corolla, North Carolina and Alexandria, Virginia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Ames, to Michael Ellsworth Gardiner, the son of Mr. More...

Massapequa resident Shane S. Bush is named Chief Science Officer

Shane S. Bush, Ph.D., ABPN, ABPP, a Board Certified neuropsychologist and rehabilitation psychologist has been named Chief Science Officer at MemoryConcepts. More...

Opinion

Merchant’s Association leaders need to get along and work together for the general good

The Massapequa Park Mer-chants Association, which has been a very positive force within this community, has run into a rough political landscape and tempers are flaring between two forces. More...

Coaches advocacy for kids in ASD is inspiring

A recent presentation to the Amityville School Board by school coaches Jerry Pollock and Bill Maisel was inspirational in its passion, and admirable in its goals. More...

Former writer misinformed on facts about Amityville School District

Dear Editor,

Marie Broderick, (Dec. 11, "Dear Editor") is very misinformed. Stephannie Andrews 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?