April 27, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

ASD awareness program brings understanding over weekend retreat

Understanding oneself helps us to understand others wrote New Zealand author, Katherine Mansfield. "This all sounds very strenuous and serious but now that I have wrestled with it, it More...

MSD approves $137.9M budget; hearing May 5

At the April 19 meeting of the Massapequa Board of Education, the Board unanimously adopted the proposed 2005-2006 budget of $137,889,439, which reflects a 6. More...

Plainedge School District proposes budget; statewide vote May 17th

    The new budget, if passed by voters on May 17, will include money for six additional staff members including teachers and a school psychologist. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Local gymnasts win at 2004 Big Apple Classic

Nassau Gymnastics Center,(NGC) located at 1331 Newbridge Rd., North Bellmore, competed in Levels 4, 5 and 6 at the Big Apple Classic held December 12, in Edgewood. More...

Massapequa Park resident inducted into Long Island Junior Soccer League

Congratulations go to Pat McComiskey, for being inducted into the Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) Hall of Fame at the LIJSL Convention from March 4 to 6 at the Hilton Long Island in Melville. More...

Massapequa High School students selected for 2005 Vytra Cup All-Star Hockey Squad

Andrew Marino, a senior; Rob Pfeiffer, a junior and Vinny Schieda, a sophomore at Massapequa High School, were named to the Nassau County high school hockey all-star squad that faced off against Suffolk County in the 9th Annual Vytra Cup on February More...

Events & Calendar

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, April 28
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Opinion

Editorial

Looking for answers

We are sure that residents of North Massapequa who heard this week that Town of Oyster Bay officials had decided to take action and issue a stop-work order on the construction of a commercial building in their community were pleased. More...

Sign of spending too much

What More...

Oyster Bay should cut proposed clip and carry law

I think too much is being made of the proposed clip and carry law being considered by the Town of Oyster Bay. More...

Complaints prompt TOBay officials to issue stop work order on North Massapequa commercial building

After receiving numerous complaints from residents and questions from the Massapequa Post newspaper about the expansion of a building at 1129 North Broadway, several Oyster Bay Town officials responded to the site one morning last week. More...

Plainedge School District proposes budget

    Following a series of meetings and workshops, the Plainedge School District has presented a budget for the 2005-06 school year that adds staff and enhances programs and services for the coming school year. More...

Massapequa's Third Graders play at Hofstra

On Saturday, March 26, Massapequa More...

Mejias signs landmark law that bans toxic wood

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) and Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi recently signed a landmark law banning the sale of arsenic-treated wood for residential use. More...

 

People/Social

Make-a-Wish Foundation to honor two Massapequa "Wish" children

Wish Children Courtney Stewart and Michelle Churba of Massapequa will be honored by the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Metro New York at the Annual Make-A-Wish® Gala on May 11. More...

Jonathan Klomp of Plainedge High School named "Distinguished Teacher" of 2005

Jonathan Klomp of Plainedge High School has been named a "Distinguished Teacher of 2005" by the Harvard Club of Long Island. More...

Bet your bottom dollar the sun shines on Maria Regina School

On March 9, 10 and 11 Maria Regina Elementary School, Seaford, put on the play Annie, Jr. Under the direction of Brian Stalter, a few teachers and parent volunteers, over 150 children sang, danced and acted for the audience. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa
523 Central Avenue
798-4607
Massapequa Park
40 Harbor Lane
799-0770
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Obituaries

Donna Morley, resident of Massapequa

Donna Morley (nee Mercurio) of Massapequa, died February 26, 2005. She was 49 years old. More...

Steven Almas, LOM member, of Massapequa Park

Steven Almas, of Massapequa Park and formerly of Glen Cove, died March 14, 2005. He was 52 years old. He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose, Glen Cove. More...

Carl C. Drewry Jr.

of Massapequa Park

Carl C. Drewry Jr. of Massapequa Park, died March 3, 2005. He was 78 years old. 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?