April 19, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Columbus Lodge 2143 holds installation dinner

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, Councilman Joe Muscarella,and Town Clerk Steve Labriola recently attended the Columbus Lodge 2143 installation dinner, where they honored both incoming President Sal Petrone and Outgoing President Tony Ragno. More...

The Massapequas: Yesterday and Today

I don't claim to be an Ed Lowe or Clement Moore but I do like to reminisce and enjoy writing stories about the Massapequas beginning from the 1930s. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

Since dogs don't check calendars, this story is a bit early for Mothers' Day. A local dog showed that maternal love has no bounds and can help fill the void carved by grief. More...

Obituaries

Madeleine A. Smalley of North Massapequa

Madeleine A. Smalley, of North Massapequa, died March 11, 2006. More...

Joan C. Kullen of North Massapequa

Joan C. Kullen, of North Massapequa and formerly of Lynbrook, died March 22, 2006. She was 74 years old. More...

Ann L. McKenna formerly of Massapequa Park

Ann L. McKenna, of Southold and formerly of Massapequa Park, died March 27, 2006. She was 79 years old. More...

Opinion

Permission to mock someone should not be students' rewards for doing well in school

A press release that arrived in our office recently described how one elementary school principal allowed himself to be duct-taped to the wall by students who had completed a special reading program in the district. More...

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Public debate must be based in reason

Dear Editor: Is there a difference in the basis of debate, whether pro or con, concerning immigration, tax credits or school vouchers, universal health care, social security reform or school prayer? More...

Massapequa Park mangenerosity survives him

Earlier this year, the Robert A. Conroy, Jr. Foundation, based in Massapequa Park, donated two game tables to the Department of Veterans Affairs, a hospital in Northport. More...

Farmingdale students practice G sound with Dr. Gerold

Farmingdale School District Superintendent Dr. Gerold recently read to Ms. Maher's kindergarten class at Saltzman East Memorial School. The students had a wonderful time with their superintendent as she read More...

Meeting to be held on preventing suicide

"Did you know that suicide is the third leading cause of death among those 15-24 years old? Do you know ways to be helpful to someone who may be suicidal? More...

MHS Hall of Fame Golf Outing and InductionDinner Monday, August 7, 2006

Golf Outing registration is from 10 to 11 a.m. at Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course, Woodbury Reception begins at 5 p.m. Masters of Ceremony: Gary Baldinger and Brian Kilmeade T

For ticket and registration information, call Mike Hanna at 516-541-9123 or Herb Pluschau, 516-541-3955 or go to www.massapequahalloffame.org More...

 

Schools/Sports

St. David's preschoolers learn dental hygiene

Marc Adelberg DDS and his assistant Paula Mercurio presented a program to the children who attend St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church's Christian Preschool in M a s s a p e q u a Park. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 The paintings of Carolyn DeSoucey will be on display in the Downstairs Gallery of the Harbor Lane Library for the month of April. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Reservations open for Spring Musicale scheduled for April 30

Reservations are now being taken for the Town of Oyster Bay Arts Council's annual Spring Musicale, scheduled for Sunday, April 30, 2 p.m., at the Seymour Weiner Theatre, Oyster Bay. More...

The Long Island Dahlia Society sale will be held on May 18th All are welcome!

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a sale of exhibition grade dahlia tubers Thursday, May 18 in the Massapequa HG Community Center, Ritter Avenue, Massapequa, behind the Pathmark Shopping Center on Carmans Road. Free infor 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?