June 1, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

FSD honors alumni into Wall of Fame

Each year the Farmingdale School District honors alumni who have succeeded in reaching their goals during a ceremony and induction into the district's "Wall of Fame." This year on Monday, May 1, four alumni were added to the "Wall of Fame" and recogn More...

LIPA prepares for active hurricane season this year

Following the announcement last week that this year's hurricane season will be extremely active, particularly along the east coast, the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA), along with the New York State Office of Emergency Management, KeySpan, various More...

Special Sections

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 The Harbor Lane Library offers programs on an ongoing basis including aerobics and toning classes, Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; Tournament Scrabble, Mondays, 11 a.m..; Let's Talk, a discussion group for seniors, Fri More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Annual Spring Choral Festival to be held June 4

The Interfaith Clergy Council of Greater Massapequa is pleased to invite the public to the third annual Spring Choral Festival, to be held Sunday, June 4, 7 p.m. at congregation Beth-El, 99 Jerusalem Ave., Massapequa. The concert is free. More...

Farmingdale Youth Council holds roast for Frank Garofalo

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (DMassapequa) attended the Farmingdale Youth Council, Inc.'s surprise roast honoring Frank Garofalo, at Terry G's Restaurant in Farmingdale. More...

Opinion

Two who served the public well

The recent election for school board trustees in Amityville resulted in a major change as the last two remaining members of the MAC Pack slate-Stephannie Andrews and Patricia Cahaney-were defeated. More...

Here's Our Readers Two Cents Worth

We asked our readers to let us know what they thought about the current controversy about illegal immigration. These are some of their responses. More...

Full Story

Inflation drives MPK budget's 2% increase

Massapequa Park taxpayers will see a 2 percent increase in their Village tax bill as a result of a new Village budget passed for the 2006/2007 year. More...

Plainedge community thanks Senator Hannon

Senator Kemp Hannon (R-6th S.D.) recently provided the Plainedge Public Library with state funding for continued upgrades, including a new front desk counter. More...

Lockhart students get a lesson in democracy

Students at Lockhart Elementary got a taste of the voting process during the May 16th school budget vote in Massapequa. More...

Are you prepared for a hurricane?

LIPA strongly encourages all Long Islanders to participate in the emergency drill and become a winner in more ways than one. What if a major storm or other emergency situation happens on Long Island? What would you do? Are you ready? More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Ballpark Brothers enjoying time as Ducks

Smithtown natives Jimmy and Bryan Goelz have always been brothers, but as members of the 2006 Long Island Ducks, they have b e c o m e More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Bona Lisa Call it the "Dog Vinci Code". Our canine friends don't buy best sellers or add to box office receipts but some have gotten into the frenzy over the controversial film. More...

Poster Pets of the Week

Chester, miniature Poodle More...

Obituaries

Alfred Korrow, Pequan and business owner

For 31 years, Alfred T. Korrow ran his company, the Alert Fuel Corporation, out of his Massapequa home until his retirement. That company now operates as Port Fuel. More...

Allan Koester, former Pequan & Amityville volunteer

Allan Koester, who lived on Amber Drive in East Massapequa for 35 years, was active in the Amityville Fire Department, as a Little League coach and umpire. More...

William Sohan, Jr. 89, worked in catering, restaurant

William E. Sohan Jr. spent most of his life working in family run businesses. First as the owner of his own catering business and later in a family-owned restaurant in upstate New York. 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?