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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, January 12
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Hannon to host intern open house Jan.12

New York State Senator Kemp Hannon (6th District) is pleased to announce an opportunity for high school seniors and college-age students interested in interning at his district office. More...

L.I. Music Lover’s Expo Jan.22

The Long Island Music Lover More...

Opinion

State proposal would hurt newspapers, but it would hurt Democracy much more

There are two new state Senate bills that were introduced last week More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS—by Kevin Eastwood

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Writer disagrees with editorial on Religion and State

Just a few thoughts regarding the editorial of December 21, 2005, "Christmas and Chanukah are not Secular Holidays." More...

State lawmakers come together on bills to protect public from sexual predators

Following a spate of pressure from Assembly Republicans, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver announced last month that the Assembly will debate and vote on "The Child Safety and Sexual Predator Punishment and Confinement Strategy," at the begin More...

ASD and civics set to oppose new housing development

The Amityville School District has joined local civic associations in their opposition to a proposal to build more than 200 residential condominiums on a 16-acre parcel in East Massapequa. More...

Massapequa Park Songwriter wins Best Pop Song

Growing up, Massapequa Park native David Abbinanti always loved music, "the universal language of mankind." When he told his melody-loving mother he wanted to play the drums in school, she told him that he could, but that he had to learn th More...

 

People/Social

Nicholas Angelora completes training

at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, S.C. More...

Dana Murphy and Anthony Amato engaged on December 14, 2005

Dana Murphy, the daughter of Linda and Jack Murphy of Massapequa Park and Anthony Amato, the son of Debbie and Tony Amato were engaged on December 14, 2005 on the Caribbean Island of Anguilla. More...

Announcing the birth of Grace Evelyn born on November 2, 2005

Bill and Nancy Kelly of East Northport announce the birth of Grace Evelyn, born November 2, 2005, weighing seven pounds, 14 ounces. She was welcomed home by her brother Jack, age four and one half. More...

Obituaries

Eleanor R. Kovacsik, of Massapequa Park

Eleanor R. Kovacsik of Massapequa Park died on December 7, 2005. More...

Interfaith Clergy Council of Massapequa hosts Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

The Interfaith Clergy Council of the Greater Massapequas hosted the Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service hosted this year by St. Rose of Lima Church. More...

Majority legislators increase funding for Home Heating Assistance Program

The majority members of the Nassau County Legislature recently amended the 2006 budget to include an additional $250,000 for the County 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?