July 27, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Breakfast at Brady Park

The Persico, Finnocchio and Dumas families enjoy the Annual Breakfast at Brady Park with Grandma's Mildred and Rose. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Scholars in the NEWS...

Danya Endres, of Farmingdale, graduated from Mount Ida College, Newton Massachusetts, May 19. She received a bachelor's degree in fashion merchandising and marketing. More...

Krumenacker heads up National Football Championship

Farmingdale High School Head Football Coach Buddy Krumenacker, right, More...

Congratulations to Farmingdale's athletes

Congratulations to Farmingdale High School's outstanding athletes. These teams, twenty-four of which have been named New York State Scholar Athlete Teams for 2005-06, were honored during the school district's Varsity Awards Ceremony on June 8. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

School District Property Tax Credit

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino announced that he and the New York State Assembly recently passed legislation to further aid taxpayers. More...

Birch Lane Elementary celebrates Flag Day

Massapequa Elks Lodge #2162 brought the Annual Flag Day ceremonies to the students of Birch Lane Elementary School recently. Nassau county Legislator Peter J. Schmitt, himself a member of Massapequa Elks, served as the keynote speaker. More...

Plainedge School District and secretaries at odds over contract

Since their current contract expired two years ago, the secretaries for the Plainedge School have been negotiating with the district for a new agreement. More...

Massapequa Park runners get trophies

Mayor James Altadonna and Trustee Teresa Spinosa are shown presenting a trophy to Massapequa Park's first place male runner John Grunert. The first place female runner of Massapequa Park went to Tristen Cummings, missing from picture. More...

 

People/Social

NMFD named best appearing in July 8 parade

The North Massapequa Fire Department, marching in the annual Nassau County Parade held on July 8th in Mineola, was named best appearing Class B department in Nassau County in the 91-150 member category, according to Chief Gary F. Brosnan. More...

Knights of Pythias visit veterans in Malverne

For many years The Knights of Pythias has been actively involved in many worthwhile programs that benefit the residents of our community and many others. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

It was a storybook wedding even though the Bride wore a harness over her gown, the Maid of Afghan kept shaking off her veil, the Best Lab stole the squeaky toy "Hairy Winston" ring during the vows, and the Groom growled at the Flower Girl over a cook More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 40 Harbor Lane More...

Obituaries

Kevin George McInerney, resident of North Massapequa

Kevin George McInerney, of North Massapequa and formerly of Plainview, died June 19, 2006. More...

Raymond M. Harer, resident of North Massapequa

Raymond M. Harer, of North Massapequa, died June 18, 2006. More...

Adam F. Krause, resident of Massapequa, NYC Fireman

Adam F. Krause, of Massapequa and formerly of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, died June 18, 2006. He retired from the New York City Fire Department, Ladder 147 and 155 and the Notification Desk. More...

Opinion

New proposal for companies doing work with Suffolk bares all

Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy must sometimes feel like he is a child watching the Emperor parade before the masses in his new clothes. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Town officials should serve four-year terms

Dear Editor: We are living in a time of international terrorism, turmoil and chaos that is unprecedented. More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?