June 8, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Fairfield Elementary to honor retiree and teacher Al Feldstein

Al Feldstein After 49 years in education, Mr. Al Feldstein, a 6th grade teacher at Fairfield Elementary School in the Massapequa School District has announced his retirement as of June. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

Pets of the Week

If you love your pooch with all your heart, your pooch should be on heartworm preventative. Too many dog owners ignore this silent killer spread by mosquitoes. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Wantagh Jewish Center to hold Journal Honorees breakfast

The Wantagh Jewish Center has announced Rabbi Alan and Vera Lavin as this year Journal honorees. Rabbi Alan and Vera Lavin will be recognized at the temple's annual Journal Breakfast, Sunday, June 11, 10 a.m. More...

Oil and the Iraq war forum June 13

A forum entitled The Oil Factor: Big Oil and Its Role in Initiating the Iraq War and in Spiking Oil More...

Opinion

Driving home our need for conserving energy

Driving along Sunrise Highway any night is a clear reminder that for many people in this country, it's business as usual. More...

Lawmakers should curb school spending

Dear Editor: I have just received another copy of More...

Here's Our Readers Two Cents Worth

Several weeks ago, we asked our readers to let us know what they thought about the current controversy More...

Verizon wins right to offer cable service in Oyster Bay

The Verizon cable television franchise won its way into the the Town of Oyster Bay this week in what has become another round in a battle with Cablevision, which has been the primary cable service on Long Island since 1973. More...

American Idol star Kevin Covais to sing national anthem at MLC fundraiser tournament Sunday

Kevin Covais, one of the finalists in American Idol 2006, and a Long Island resident will sing the NationalAnthem at John J. More...

Town wins first round in lawsuit against new hangars at Republic

Late Thursday, Babylon Town received word that the courts had issued a temporary restraining order against a proposal by Northeastern Aviation Corporation to build two new hangars at Republic Airport. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Juan waddles into Duck Country

There is a great deal of excitement surrounding the Long Island Ducks this week, yet little of it has to do with the team's recent play on the field. The buzz started last Thursday when, after weeks of rumors, Long Island off i c i a l l y More...

Farmingdale Rebels soccer tryouts to be held

The Farmingdale Rebels girls under 13 travel soccer team will be holding tryouts at Ellsworth W. Allen Park, Motor Avenue, Farmingdale, today,Wednesday, June 7, 4:30 to 6 p.m.; Wednesday, June 14, 7:30 to 9 p.m. and Thursday, June 15, 5:30 to 7 p.m. More...

Chiefs win LI Championship; head to state finals upstate this weekend

The Massapequa High School Varsity Baseball Team won the Long Island Championship this weekend, defeating East Islip, 6-5 with a game-winning walk-off homer by Dan Nagorski. More...

Obituaries

Joan Berongi, 81, St. David's secretary and member

Joan Berongi, a longtime Massapequa Park resident and secretary at St. David's Lutheran Church, died May 15, 2006 at the age of 81. More...

Horace H. Gridley, resident of Massapequa Park

Horace H. Gridley, of Massapequa Park, died April 30, 2006. He was 87 years old. More...

Mary Livermore, resident of Massapequa

Mary Livermore, a longtime resident of Massapequa, died May 11, 2006. More...

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