February 8, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Strong opposition to housing proposal amidst some support

Plans for the Seasons at Massapequa, a housing development on Sunrise Highway just west of County Line Road was unveiled to a packed group of residents who attended the hearing at Oyster Bay Town Hall January 24. More...

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Obituaries

Beatrice Kemmler Ernst, former MPK resident

Beatrice Kemmler Ernst, age 84, of Kennett Square, PA, died Monday January 30, 2006 at KendalCrosslands Continuing Care Community. She was the wife of Richard W. Ernst, with whom she shared 62 loving years of marriage. More...

Rev. Martin Curley, former priest at St. Rose of Lima Church in Massapequa and priest of St. GertrudeÕs Church

The Reverend Martin W. Curley, who served as a priest for nearly 50 years, died January 17, 2006 at the Broadlawn Manor nursing home in Amityville after a long illness. He was 76 years old. More...

Antonetta Petracca, Massapequa seamstress, Barbershop owner

A popular seamstress, Antonetta Petracca did alterations and sewing for many people in the Amityville and Massapequa areas. She and her husband ran Frank More...

MSD nears approval of new teacherÕs contract Four-year deal calls for 16 percent increase; some givebacks

Massapequa School teachers will get a 4.1 percent raise annual raise or a total of 16.4 percent over the next four years under a tentative contract agreement with the school district. More...

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino plays in a sled hockey game against Long Island Sled Hockey Association members at Oyster Bay More...

 

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Seaford K of C hosts holiday luncheon

Vicky Ophals, president of AARP Chapter #4727, shown center, with board members at a holiday luncheon held at the Knights of Columbus in Seaford. More...

Medicare Part D presentation to be held

On Thursday February 23rd at 1:00 pm there will be a presentation on Medicare Part D at the Massapequa Public Library. More...

Opinion

Help your school board serve you better

Every school district on Long Island is in the initial stages of putting together their annual school budgets. That means that the decisions that will affect you, your children and your tax dollar next year are being made now. More...

Full Story

There will be no ill winds from pollution-free offshore wind farm

Dear Editor: As a lifelong resident of the Town of Babylon, having been raised in Lindenhurst and having resided in the Village of Babylon since 1952, I have always been proud of the quaintness and pristine beauty of my surroundings and especially t More...