February 15, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

St. Rose of Lima School first graders make a difference

In the spirit of giving, Mrs. Farmer More...

Students perform at All County Festival

Several St. Rose of Lima School music students performed at the 70th Annual All County Festival. This All County event was held at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at Long Island University during the weekend of January 6 to 8. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

to meet February 19

John E. Hammond, historian of the Town of Oyster Bay, will address the Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society (FBHS) on Sunday, February 19, 2 p.m. at the Farmingdale Public Library, 116 Merritts Rd. More...

Farmingdale readers and writers come together at Farmingdale Reads 2006, March 4 at high school

The Farmingdale Community Summit is again sponsoring Farmingdale Reads, an annual event that is aimed at increasing interest in reading and writing. This event, which is now in its fifth year, will be held on March 4, 2:30 to 5 p.m. More...

Serving the communities of Massapequa, Massapequa Park, Plainedge, North Massapequa and South Farmingdale State Supreme Court throws out Cablevision challenge to MPK VillageÕs Verizon franchise; challenge mulled

A decision by Nassau County Supreme Court Justice Anthony L. More...

MPK Village Officials thank Home Decorating Contest volunteers

Mayor James Altadonna and the Board of Trustees are joined by some of the winners of the Home Decorating Contest. More...

 

People/Social

Rear Admiral Donald P. Loren retires from the United States Navy

Admiral Edmund Giambastiani, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the second most senior military officer in the United States military, recently presided at the retirement ceremony for Rear Admiral Donald P. Loren, United States Navy. More...

The Long Island Home’s fundraiser, The Tapestry Ball raises funds and awareness

The Long Island Home More...

VFW Post 7763 celebrates golden anniversary

James R. Mueller, national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, has announced the award of a golden Anniversary Citation to VFW Post 7763, Massapequa Park. The Post was 50 years old December 9. More...

Obituaries

Eisland, of MPK, member of Sons of Norway

Irene Eiesland, a 51-year resident of Massapequa Park, died January 17, 2006. More...

E. Hillman, of Massapequa

Adeline E. Hillman, of Massapequa, died January 4, 2006. More...

Robert F. Gilsbach, of Massapequa Park

Robert F. Gilsbach, of Massapequa Park, died January 20, 2006. More...

Opinion

Our enemy believes different is deadly

If there was ever any doubt about the wide cultural divide between our society and the one we are facing in the war on terror, fast forward to Damascus, February, 2006. More...

Full Story

Oyster Bay should be commended for addressing housing crisis

Dear Editor, Since its founding in 1988, the Long Island Housing Partnership More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?