October 28, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Nassau County proposes new environmental bond

A referendum on the ballot election day, Tuesday, Nov. More...

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Events & Calendar

Republic Airport to hold open house

On Saturday, October 30, 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Republic Airport, Route 110, Farmingdale, will host a free open house featuring nearly a dozen aircraft and helicopters that range from today More...

Meeting for protection of Massapequa Preserve and Bethpage State Park held

New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino met with New York State Parks Department Regional Director John Norbeck to discuss the protection of the Massapequa Preserve and the Bethpage State Parkway right of way. More...

LNF to collect used cell phones, inkjet cartridges to benefit children with cancer

The Luke Neuhedel Foundation (LNF) is collecting used cell phones, inkjet cartridges and Gameboys to benefit children with cancer. More...

Opinion

Editorial

The Massapequa Post

There are many reasons why we cannot and do not support Democrat John Kerry for President, and those reasons go back decades. More...

And now the people speak

After interviewing dozens of candidates this election season,
we got out into the streets and spoke to the voters, asking them

what they were concerned about this November as they head to the polls. More...

Massapequa newborn creates fifth generation

Tricia Krakoff, daughter of Patti and Matt Krakoff of Massapequa, was born July 31, 2004. She is the fifth generation, starting with great, great grandmother Louise Palmese, great grandmother Pat Madsen and grandmother Pat Chiesa, all of Massapequa. More...

Assemblyman Saladino meets Governor Pataki

New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino recently met with Governor George Pataki in New York City for the Republican National Convention. Assemblyman Saladino complimented the Governor for the televised speech he gave earlier that evening. More...

 

People/Social

Island Lodge No. 623 gets a visit from "God Squad" member

Island Lodge No. 623 was honored to have as its guest speaker Monsignor Thomas Hartman of the well-known television series The God Squad. Monsignor Hartman gave an interesting talk on many toipics. More...

Chesler-Budig wed by Labriola

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola recently presided over the wedding of Wayne Chesler and Chrissy Budig at their home in Massapequa Park. Chesler More...

Bond honored by Suozzi for service to the county

Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi was happy to honor Thomas L. Bond of Massapequa at the Nassau County Service Awards Ceremony recently for his 30 years of valuable service to Nassau County More...

Obituaries

John Seyfried, N. Massapequa veteran and gardener

According to his family, John Seyfried loved tending roses in his garden, but only if they were red and scented. The North Massapequa resident also enjoyed raising tomatoes and working for veterans as a member of the American Legion. More...

Laura Gloria Sommer, formerly of Massapequa

After a long-term illness, 89-year old Massapequa resident Laura Gloria Sommer passed away in her home on October 10, 2004. Before living in Massapequa, Mrs. Sommer moved between Bethpage, Holbrook, and the state of Florida. More...

Wolfgang Backhaus, formerly of Massapequa

Wolfgang Backhaus, of Nassau, New York and formerly of Massapequa, died September 30, 2004. 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?