April 26, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Community meeting get a grip on taxes

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) will host a community meeting to answer questions from residents regarding why their taxes are so high. The meeting, which will be held on Thursday, April 27, at 7 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Post Scholars Recognized

Gregory M. Valenski, of Massapequa Park, a first year student at Colby College, Waterville, Maine, was named to the dean's list for the fall 2005 semester. He is the son of Edmund and Linda Valenski and attended St. Paul's School. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

American Legion Honors Good Citizens

The Seaford American Legion honored the winners of their Annual Student Essay Contest entitled "Being a Good Citizen" during an awards presentation on March 15, 2006. More...

Town of Oyster Bay's Women of Distinction

The Town of Oyster Bay recently announced its Women of Distinction for 2006. More...

Local folks in the news

The Brady Bunch, the Massapequa Park Senior Citizens Club, held its installation of Officers for 2006. Nassau County legislator Peter J. Schmitt, the Republican Minority Leader of the Legislature, was on hand to honor the outgoing president. More...

MSD proposes budget that would increase levy 5.71%

The Massapequa School District began to see an increase in its elementary school enrollment in 1999, with the district experiencing a student population increase of 906 or 12 percent since that year. More...

 

People/Social

It's a Boy!

Karen and Roger Heins announce the birth of their son Roger Francis Heins III on February 15, 2006 at Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip. He weighed seven pounds, twelve ounces and was 20 and one half inches long. More...

They're Engaged!

Sal and Marie Polito of North Massapequa announce the engagement of their daughter TinaMarie to Cliff Roehn of Brooklyn. They are planning a July 2006 wedding. More...

It's a Boy!

Kristine and Casey Devlin proudly announce the birth of their son Partick Casey, on March 16, 2006. He weighed seven pounds and eight ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Obituaries

Irving Katz, 81, roofing and sheet metal company owner

Irving Katz, a former Massapequa Park resident, died recently at his home in Lake Worth, Florida surrounded by his family. He was 81 years old. More...

Craig Luther, MPK Village employee andCopiague coach

Craig Luther, an avid sportsman and community member who worked for the Village of Massapequa Park, died March 28, 2006. He was 42 years old. Since 2004 he worked as a motor equipment operator and landscaper for the village. More...

Opinion

Let's grow up and find real solutions to our energy problems

Complaining about the high prices at the gasoline pump is like whining because your savings account has hit zero. Both are dependent upon the hard work, sacrifice and money you invest into them. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

We want to know!

Over the past few weeks we have had a dialogue on these pages about illegal immigration in this country. What are your concerns and how do you want the federal government to address the issue? More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?