January 18, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequan authors definitive book on history of fire alarms

Paul Roncallo, a former Massapequa resident and Massapequa Fire Department volunteer, has maintained an interest in fire service throughout his life, particularly the history of fire and police alarm telegraphy. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: More...

NMFD to hold blood drive January 31

North Massapequa Fire Department Chief Richard A. Erickson is urging residents to participate in the Department More...

St. David’s preschoolers hold holiday festivities

Threeand four-year-old children who attend St. David More...

Obituaries

Grace Parascondola, former Massapequa resident and Plainedge School District cook, mom, aunt & grandmother

Grace Parascondola, a former Massapequa resident and cook in the Plainedge School District died December 29, 2005. She retired from Plainedge in the 1970s and was 90 years old. More...

Dorothy Stauder Massapequa wife and mother

Dorothy Korosy (Nichols) Stauder, of Massapequa and formerly of Riverhead and Ozone Park, died December 25, 2005 at the age of 90. More...

Longtime ÔPequan & decorated Korean War Vet: Norman Jacobsen

N o r m a n Jacobsen, a 52 year resident of Massapequa, was a route driver for the Hostess Cake Company on Long Island for 36 years before his retirement. During the last 20 years of his employment, he enjoyed deliveries in and around his hometown. More...

Public Service Commission approves agreement withVerizon and MPK

Although the New York Public Service Commission agreed to let Verizon offer its new cable television service to Massapequa Park residents, there were several conditional changes added to the franchise agreement between the telecommunications company More...

Scotto named National Merit Scholar

Jamie Scotto, a senior at Massapequa High School, has been named a National Merit Semi-Finalist, and was recently honored by Massapequa More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa athletes score in L.I.B.S. Robs Run

Weather can make all the difference in the world in a cross country run, and what a difference there was between the 12th annual edition of Long Island Blood Services Rob More...

Massapequa PAL wrestlers take part in tournament

Massapequa PAL wrestlers took part in the MacArthur Youth Wrestling Tournament in December, 2005. Massapequa PAL wrestling is underway for another season. More...

Massapequa Tennis Players Earn All-County Honors

Three tennis players from the Massapequa school district were recognized recently as they earned all county status in the Girls More...

Opinion

Some observations...

We tuned in to a program called Dog Whisperer last week and it More...

New Prescription Health Plan is leaving some out in the cold

Dear Editor: More...

Cindy Sheehan has support of many Americans

Dear Editor: Everyone reacts differently when they lose a loved one. Some turn to God, some turn away. Some accept the loss and some seek blame. Some remain silent and some cannot. 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?