August 12, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Entrepreneurs with heart

Ms. Zicherman's fifth grade class at Birch Lane Elementary School, Massapequa Park, started their own business as part of an economics unit, selling Z-BaNdz personalized wristbands. More...

Winner of poster contest gets a special ride to school

On June 18, David Markey, age five, one of the five elementary school winners of the Massapequa Fire Department More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

Calendar

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, August 12
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Obituaries

Kevin Kalinowski, local businessman and volunteer

When 18-year-old Kevin Kalinowski became paralyzed as a result of a pole vaulting accident, he turned the tragedy into a life of service and commitment, volunteering his time as a Cub Scout and Den leader to Pack 691 of Seaford, becoming an active me More...

Frank Furino, a 20-year resident of Massapequa and a local school bus driver

Frank Furino, a 20-year resident of Massapequa and a local school bus driver died July 9, 2004. He was 78-years old. More...

Local runner cheers on fellow athlete

Robert Spina, Jr. has been competing in triathlons and other multi-sport events for over ten years. In fact, he has participated in nine Ironman triathlons and is a certified triathlon coach. More...

Suozzi honors Paul Egerter

Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi honored Paul Egerter of North Massapequa at the Nassau County Service Awards ceremony held recently for his 25 years of valuable service to Nassau County's Department of Public Works. More...

Massapequa High School's Moot Court

On Thursday, June 10, Moot Court Trials were performed by members of Mr. Bachman More...

The Alliance for the Mentally Ill to sponsor free workshop

South Oaks Hospital welcomes families and friends of persons with mental illness to a free self-help support group session sponsored by The Alliance for the Mentally Ill. More...

 

People/Social

Mail from Greece

An American girl

The writer is 13 and originally from Babylon, Long Island and North Carolina. She lives in Volos, Greece an Olympic City. More...

St. David’s Church undergoes repairs

Mike Maione, property committee chairman for St. David More...

The history of Sagtikos Manor and plans for restoration subject of DAR annual spring philanthropic luncheon

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) held its annual spring philanthropic luncheon at Southward Ho Country Club in Bay Shore. More...

Opinion

Anti-loitering efforts need vigilance

While some may view the large amount of youths who hang out along Park Boulevard as nothing more than a nuisance, the issue raises real social and economic concerns. More...

Not all school Autistic programs are equal

This letter is in response to Kate Mayberry More...

President George W. Bush has proven he can lead

In the 1980s, George W. Bush owned an oil well drilling company in West Texas that had 12 employees. After he sold his company, he became the managing partner of the Texas Rangers major league baseball team. More...

Poll

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