June 10, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Plainedge School District budget revote rescheduled to June 29th

Saying they wanted to respond to the wishes of the community, the Plainedge Board of Education has aoved the budget revote to Tuesday, June 29. In addition, the Board has identified cuts to the proposed budget in he atmount of $521.830. More...

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Schools/Sports

Esposito earns lacrosse All-American honor

The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) released the 2004 Women More...

Marques named 2003-2004 scholar All-American

Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts, has announced that the National Wrestling Coaches Association has named sophomore Peter Marques, of Massapequa, a 2003-2004 Scholar All American. More...

Sgaglione completes 2003-2004 wrestling season at

Springfield College

A local student, Joseph Sgaglione recently completed the 2003-2004 season on the Springfield College wrestling team, Springfield, Massachusetts. Sgaglione, of North Massapequa, is a sophomore and a general studies major. More...

Opinion

What Pope John Paul II should have said to President George Bush

President George W. Bush was respectful during a meeting with Pope John Paul II last week, even as the Holy Father chastised the United States. The Pope reminded the President of the church More...

We do not need UN’s approval to go to war

One of your readers thinks that the United States of America needs U.N. permission to go to war to protect our national interest. This thinking is wrong as the U.N. More...

Marine’s daughter is proud to be an American

I grew up the daughter of a Marine. More...

Massapequa Park Village hearing on Mobil Mart set for June 14th

A public hearing to consider the addition of a Mobil Mart convenience store at a gasoline station at Park Boulevard and Sunrise Highway will come before the Massapequa Park Village Board June 14. More...

ASD program lauded

The Amityville school district will be honored by Suffolk County More...

"The long goodbye" comes to an end

After a ten year battle against Alzheimer's disease, former President Ronald Reagan died late last week. He was 93 years old, the longest living president in American history. More...

 

People/Social

St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church walks to stop hunger on Long Island

Members of the St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Massapequa Park are shown in the photo with some of their friends after they participated in a Crop Walk in Marjorie Post Park to raise money to help stop hunger on More...

Real estate agent helps in plight of young Massapequa resident

In the picture, Marty Nociforo, a real estate agent of Pro-Realty Associates receives a check from Bob Rubino, president of the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas for a breakfast that was held at Paddy More...

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, June 10
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Obituaries

Ralph Dean Vanderbeek Sr., former resident of Amityville and Massapequa

Ralph Dean Vanderbeek Sr., a former resident of Amityville and Massapequa and a graduate of Massapequa High School, died in Niceville, Florida, April 4, 2004. He was 67 years old and succumbed to cancer and heart disease. More...