October 19, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Homecoming this Friday and Saturday

The Massapequa High School Spirit Week and Homecoming tradition will continue this year with an array of events culminating with the annual pep rally, homecoming parade and football game on Saturday, October 22. More...

Steve Labriola faces opposition from Bill Funk for Town Clerk seat

Democrat Bill Funk, in his bid for Town of Oyster Bay Clerk, plans to use his governmental background to make the Clerk More...

FBHS to host installation dinner

The 42nd annual installation dinner of the Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society will be held Wednesday, October 26, 6:30 p.m. at Annabella More...

AMHS Homecoming and Spirit Week 2005

The annual Amityville Memorial High School Homecoming celebration will take place on Saturday, October 22nd. The entire community and all Amityville Memorial High School alumni are invited to enjoy the Homecoming Parade beginning at 12:15 p.m. More...

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, October 20
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The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra presents cellist Christopher Costanza

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of its principal conductor, David Leibowitz, begins its 23rd season with cellist, Christopher Costanza, performing the Haydn Cello Concerto in D-Major on Saturday, October 22, 8:30 p.m. More...

Gary

Slavin

On of the men who made the "FIELD OF DREAMS" a reality will be at the Massapequa Business Expo on Wednesday, November 2, 2005. More...

Opinion

We’re glad they were there

A shout out to all of our firefighters, rescue personnel and other emergency workers who were out in the thick of it during the recent 9-day rain storm. More...

Freedom at a high price

If you look hard enough at the human triumph in Iraq and the likely passage of its new Constitution, you can see the faces of thousands of coalition forces who sacrificed and lost their lives to bring this privilege to millions of oppressed Iraqi peo More...

The Bait and Switch of "Intelligent Design"

  Eighty years after the famous Scopes "Monkey" Trial, the anti-evolution forces have regrouped. More...

LIPA’s information meeting on wind park proposal draws large crowds

Approximately 800 people attended an informational meeting on a LIPA proposal to purchase wind energy from Florida Power and Light (FPL), which is looking to build and maintain 40, 182-foot wind turbines in ocean waters off of Jones Beach. More...

Local folks in the news

Students across the Massapequa School District geared up for yet another productive year as school officially opened on September 7. More...

Six candidates seek three seats on Oyster Bay Town Board

Democrat Party latecomer Edmond Dane says that running for Town Council is naturally his next step of involvement in the Town of Oyster Bay. More...

Ed Mangano and James Keough square off for seat in the 17th Legislative District

With the days quickly ticking away until Election Day on November 8th, Edward Mangano, Republican Incumbent, his political opponent, James Keough, a Democrat are busy winding up their campaigns for the Nassau County Legislator seat in the 17th Distri More...

Rag-A-Muffin Costume Parade October 30

The North Massapequa Fire Department in conjunction with participating local merchants and organizations, will be hosting its 31st Annual Children More...

Oyster Bay Town Board Candidates '05

Jay Cherlin, D, of Massapequa works as a health care administrator and is the vice president of the L.I. Coalition for a National Health Plan. More...

 

People/Social

Erica Barbato to wed David Zimmerman

Erica Barbato of Massapequa Park and David Zimmerman of Oceanside have announced their engagement. Barbato is a graduate of Farmingdale High School in 1998, St. More...

Mary Bulzomi to wed Christopher Carpenter

Mary Bulzomi and Christopher Carpenter were engaged in Maui, Hawaii on August 23. Bulzomi and Carpenter both grew up in Massapequa Park. They now live in Maui after returning from living in New Zealand. More...

Erica Blauberg weds Robert Dash in Hawaii

Erica Blauberg and Robert Dash were married June 19, 2005, 6 p.m. on the grounds of the Ko More...

Obituaries

Muriel Nelson, former resident of Massapequa

Muriel K. Nelson (nee Krohn) was born and grew up on New York Avenue in Massapequa. After her parents died, she was raised by Mrs. Marjorie Post who lived in a large home that is now the site of a park in her name. More...