May 11, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Farmingdale School District voters asked to select two school trustees

When Farmingdale residents go to the polls on May 17th, they More...

MSD budget increases spending 6.9 percent; levy up 8.22 %

Massapequa residents got the chance to review the School District More...

Zinke unopposed in Plainedge; Cimino and Flanagan vie for seat held by Ellen Ryder

Two longtime school board members, who were first elected in a hotly contested race nine years ago, are stepping down from the Plainedge School Board this year. More...

Special Sections

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, May 12
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Churches combine efforts for successful blood drive

In a combined effort, Massapequa More...

Plainedge students participate in L.I. Business Education Council

On Tuesday, April 19th, the Technology and Career Development Department at Plainedge High School participated in the Long Island Business Education Council (LIBEC) Contest. More...

Opinion

Editorial

What "The Kid" can teach Congress

Baseball legend Ted Williams knew a lot about the antics being played out in Congress with regard to the filibuster of Judicial candidates. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS—by Kevin Eastwood

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Change is a constant in life and plays a big role

"Aaah, why do we have to take stupid algebra? I More...

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, left, congratulates Receiver of Taxes James J. More...

Attention Readers

Detailed information about school district budgets and trustee races is available on our website at www.massapequapost.com/front page news. More...

Leg. Dave Mejias offers Nassau County Seniors initiative for prescription drugs

As the prices of prescription drugs continue to escalate and seniors on fixed incomes struggle to pay for them, Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) is trying to make shopping for the best prices a bit easier. More...

Local Boy Scouts visit the Massapequa Post

Scouts from Pack 69, Den 1 of St. William the Abbot, toured the Massapequa Post newspaper offices recently and learned how a weekly, community newspaper is published. More...

 

People/Social

They’re Engaged!

Mr. and Mrs. Fred Greenspan, of Massapequa Park, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tamara (Tammy) to John T. Zoeller of Lindenhurst. More...

Local Teacher, Administrator honored for education innovation

Deborah Fallon, a computer teacher at Eastplain School in North Massapequa, is being honored nationally for finding innovative ways to educate students and making a substantial contribution to learning in their community. More...

North Massapequa Allstate Agent honored nationally

North Massapequa Allstate agent Richard Giegerich has been recognized by Allstate Insurance Company, the largest personal lines insurer in New York State, for superior standards in customer satisfaction, customer retention and profitability. More...

Obituaries

Former Massapequa Park resident William Hartman

A memorial service will be held for former Massapequa Park resident William F. Hartman at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church at 4 p.m., Friday May 13. Mr. More...

Former NYPD Assistant Chief Ferdinand Catalano

Former New York Police Department Assistant Chief Ferdinand Catalano always looked for ways to make Massapequa a safer community. After his retirement, he utilized his experience and ideas to stay active through contact with community leaders. More...

Poll

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