July 13, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Pequan named S.C. Poet Laureate

As a young man growing up in Massapequa, Daniel Moran went through the process of maturation that most teenagers experience. It is a time in which they discover who they are and what they believe in. More...

Massapequa Girls Lacrosse News

5th Grade PAL Girls Lacrosse results: 
Sunday, May 22, 2005
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Scholars in the ...

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Lockhart students in Massapequa come out on top in Newsday’s Stock Market Game

Sixth grade students at Lockhart Elementary School in Massapequa have been putting their math lessons to practical use this semester to learn life-long skills as they participated in Newsday More...

Massapequa Elementary Schools implement Columbia University Writing Program

In fulfilling the mission of its "Good to Great" initiative, the Massapequa Public School District has committed itself to providing teachers and students with cutting edge training in writing process from the leading experts in the field More...

Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
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Third graders donate hair to Locks of Love

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Brownie Troop 3470 plants for spring

Shown in photo is spring planting day at Astoria Savings Bank on Hicksville Road, Massapequa, on Friday, June 10 with Plainedge Brownie Troop #3470. More...

Local athletes to play tourney with LI Renegades

Massapequa Chiefs point guard Suzi Fregosi and forward Ashley Caiafa are members of the Long Island Renegades 15-and-Under Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) girls basketball team that recently captured the Metropolitan Region crown for a berth in the 2005 More...

Worker run down

A 47-year old Centereach man, working for Intercounty Paving was seriously injured when he was crushed between two pieces of machinery. That incident occurred shortly after 9 a.m. More...

Amityville School Board to consider cuts to art, music, athletics tonight

Superintendent of Schools Brian De Sorbe explained to residents who spoke briefly at the meeting that he did not recommend cutting any programs, and believed the students would be well served academically even with the larger class sizes and staffing More...



Junior Girl Scouts Troop 2403 fingerprint to keep kids safe

Junior Girl Scouts from troop #2403 at Birch Lane Elementary School, Massapequa Park, fingerprinted over 1,000 children as part of their community service project in an effort to help keep children everywhere safe. More...

Kenneth Tomczyk receives medical degree

Massapequa resident Kenneth Hugh Tomczyk received his Doctor of Osteopathic medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) on June 12, 2005. More...

Navy Petty Officer Matthew Evans deploys

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew T. More...

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Old News

From the Post
Compiled by Lauren Horn
Thursday, November 19, 1964
Fehrenbach Bill Would Increase State School Aid Ceiling to $605

Assemblyman Edwin Fehrenbach (R), who has made specialty of legislation dealing with state aid to education, has already begun his 1965 effort to ease the local homeowner More...


James B. O’Connor, of Massapequa Park

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Andrew B. Fennell, of Massapequa Park

Andrew B. Fennell, of Massapequa Park, died May 16, 2005. More...

Eulogio "Lind" Ortiz,

of Massapequa Park

Eulogio "Lind" Ortiz, of Massapequa Park, died April 29, 2005. He was 85 years old. More...



Letters to London

That beautiful city of London, steeped in civility and human dignity and filled with freedom-loving people, did not deserve the hatred and terror that was heaved upon them by uncivil, freedom-hating people who find their strength in the darkness of a More...

Public Commentary

Former PSD board member responds

I would like to rebut Mr. Keith Wilson More...

Massapequa was well represented at Games for the Physically Challenged

This letter is in reference to a letter to the editor published June 15, Massapequa absent from Games for the Physically Challenged, from Ellen A. Conroy of Massapequa Park. More...


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