June 22, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page


New York State Assemblyman Joseph S. Saladino recently attended the South Farmingdale Fire Department installation dinner where Chief Kevin McClorey was awarded the Nassau County Firematic Award. More...

Pets available for adoption

The following pets are available for adoption at the Town of Oyster Bay Department of Public Works, 150 Miller Pl., Syosset. For information, call 677-5784. More...

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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
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Long Island Coalition of NAACP honors Amityville School Principal

The Long Island Coalition of NAACP Branches honored retired Amityville Schools Principal and active community volunteer James L. More...

Citizenship Award Program accepting nominations

Mayor James Altadonna recently announced that the Village would like to recognize outstanding residents under a Citizenship Award program. More...



Republic has to help build trust in the community

Republic Airport officials may be right when they say that they are addressing safety, not expansion issues as they make major changes. More...

Look who were "no shows"

On another note, there were several officials noticeably absent from the recent rally at Republic; officials whose silence over the past several years has also raised suspicion and mistrust. More...


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Massapequa resident wins Annual Laff-Off

When he was younger, Paul Anthony, of Massapequa, would listen to Steve Martin albums and memorize the routines. Now at age 41, Anthony has his own routines that led him to win the Huntington Arts Council More...


Members of the Massapequa High School Key Club recently visited with their sponsor, The Kiwanis Club of Massapequa. More...

Col. Potter Chapter, National DAR hosts installation luncheon

The annual business meeting of Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution was held at the home of Mary Menkes of Massapequa. More...



Schmitt congratulates MFD officers

The Massapequa Fire Department held its 95th installation of officers and Nassau County Legislator Peter J. Schmitt was on hand to congratulate Chief John Hayden on his second term. More...

Girl Scout Troop 2002 sends their famous cookies to servicemen overseas

Massapequa Girl Scout Council Junior Troop 2002, from East Lake Elementary School, worked on a special badge titled United We Stand. As part of the badge requirements the girls wrote to servicemen overseas. More...

MPK native to cut country western album

Francine Berk, the wife of Massapequa Park native Kenneth Graver, will be looking for material for her first major recording sessions. It has been said of Berk that she doesn More...


Dr. Walter Johnson, 32 year Park Resident and Air Force Veteran

A professional Nurse, Walter Johnson lived in Massapequa Park for more than 32 years before his retirement. One of many books he wrote on nursing was judged Book of the Year by the American Journal of Nursing. More...