May 25, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Brochure on STAR exemptions available

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich announced that the Town has available to residents an informative brochure to assist in applying for the School Tax Relief (STAR) program. More...

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Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Long Island Is Home, Sweet Home for Ducks

With each passing week, it is becoming more and more evident just how important home field advantage is for the Long Island Ducks. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

Historical note: The VFW poppy is symbolic of World War I, but actually Memorial Day dates back to the Civil War. More...

Pet of the Week

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Events & Calendar

St. David's Lutheran Picnic in the Park to be held on June 10

St. David's Lutheran Church members and their friends will join together for a church picnic Saturday, June 10, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Brady Park Pavilion. More...

Massapequa Park Garden Club to hold annual Plant Sale Saturday, June 3

The Massapequa Park Garden Club will offer the public a chance to beautify their garden with perennials, annuals, herbs, vegetables and many other lovely plants at their annual plant sale Saturday, June 3, 9 a.m. More...

Rebuilding Together, LI to hold meeting on June 7

The next meeting of Rebuilding Together, LI will be held Wednesday, June 7, 7:30 p.m. at Maria Regina Church, 3945 Jerusalem Ave., Seaford, just west of Route 107/Hicksville Road. More...

Massapequa, Plainedge, Farmingdale and Amityville voters approve budgets

On Tuesday May 16, there was a heavy voter turnout as Massapequa residents went to the polls to vote on the district's proposed budget as well as for two positions on the Massapequa school board. More...

Police Academy Moving to Massapequa Park

MSD hammers out contract with County to relocate the facility at Hawthorn School

By the end of this year, a new Nassau County Police Academy will be opening in a former elementary school in Massapequa Park. More...

Republic Airport proposal calls for two new hangars

As Republic Airport officials move forward with plans to build two new hangars, residents and local officials move forward with plans to block the move in what has become an ongoing controversy about the future of the airport, and its place within th More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa graduate performs in college play

Danielle Palleschi, of Massapequa Park, a student at Lycoming College, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, performed in the play More...

Senator Fuschillo presents military medals to Anne Lantelme of Massapequa

Senator Charles Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently presented Navy veteran Anne Lantelme, a resident of MassapequaPark with the New York State medal for Merit and the New York State Conspicuous Service Star. More...

Town Supervisor attended Eagle Court of Honor

Boy Scouts of America Troop 776 of Massapequa held an Eagle Scout Court of Honor to induct Massapequa's newest Eagle, Christopher M. Ruppenthal. More...

Library

Student holds benefit for the New Orleans Public Library System

Marissa Ryan of Massapequa, a junior at St. John the Baptist in West Islip, has taken her love for reading and her compassion for the victims of a natural disaster to a new level. More...

Goldberg hosts art workshop at library

Participants in a recently held hands-on workshop at the Massapequa, Bar Harbor Library, had an opportunity to assembly found objects, fabric, newspaper clippings, etc and create ;their own collages in Merz style of Kurt Scwitters. More...

Obituaries

Leonard R. Butalewicz, member of the N. Massapequa Fire Department

Leonard R. Butalewicz, of Seaford, died April 19, 2006. He was 55 years old. More...

Opinion

Supervisor Venditto offers tips on Mosquito control/West Nile Virus

While the chance of anyone contracting West Nile Virus remains very low...according to the U.S. Department of the Interior-U.S. More...

Oyster Bay officials need to step up to the plate on Republic Airport

Oyster Bay Town Officials need to be reminded that actions speak louder than words. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Poll

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