August 10, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Sex offender caught in police web

Amityville Police arrested a Massapequa man June 20, charging him with an incident of forcible touching which took place at the Stop and Shop supermarket on Merrick Road inAmityville the day before. Police gave this account: More...

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Schools/Sports

Renegades win championship

Massapequa hoop stars Suzi Fregosi and Ashley Caiafa helped put Long Island on the competitive girls' basketball map as a member of the AAU Long Island Renegades that went undefeated to capture the championship of the prestigious Penn State Blue Chip More...

MPK residents cross the finish line

Fifty-eight year old Greg Karl of Massapequa Park scored as the second place finisher in the 55-59 age group and 22-year-old Kathleen Jones took second place honors among the women in the 20-24 age group in the third annual heart and Sole 5 Kilometer More...

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Road Warriors Are Remedy to Ducks' Woes Another Key Pitcher Leaves the Island

With the Long Island Ducks struggling for the first time in a long while, losing seven of their last nine games, it was perfect timing for the Road Warriors to come to town for a three game series at Citibank Park this past week. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park More...

Obituaries

Mary Livermore, 84, longtime Massapequa resident

Mary Livermore, who lived on Forest Avenue in Massapequa for more than 50 years, died May 11, 2006. She was 84 years old. More...

Opinion

Nassau should follow Suffolk Exec. Steve Levy's proposal

Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy continues to get bombarded by criticism from those who oppose his initiative to establish equity and justice in the awarding of county contracts. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Suffolk County lawmaker speaks out against offshore wind farm

After reviewing several reports concerning the advantages and disadvantages of offshore wind turbine projects and receiving a great deal of input from constituents, I have concluded that the wind park poses too great a risk to the marine environment More...

Controversial Sunrise "Seasons" Development gets green light from Town of Oyster Bay

of more than 200 housing units on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa has been approved by the Town of Oyster Bay, moving the project one step further to becoming a reality. More...

St. Rose Hosts Fabulous Festival

St. Rose of Lima School Family Festival proved to be a lot of fun for all those who attended. Newton Shows provided the rides and games. The entertainment ranged from music to assorted skill demonstrations. More...

 

People/Social

Pequans in the NEWS Boy Scouts visit Village Hall

Den 3 of Pack 339 visit the Massapequa Park Village Hall and Storage Facility. With the boys is Peggy Caltabianco, Village Administrator. More...

Community United Methodist Church holds Confirmation ceremony

Community United Methodist Church in Massapequa held Confirmation Sunday, June 4. More...

Presbyterian Community Church holds installation ceremony

Presbyterian Community Church, recently held an installation ceremony welcoming the Rev. Pamela Spence Bakker as its new minister. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Pets of the Week

The ancients erroneously named the "Dog Days of Summer". More...

Events & Calendar

POST / CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special More...

Knights of Pythias visit Northport Veterans Hospital

Alliance East Meadow Lodge No. 774 Knights of Pythias was honored to visit with the veterans at Northport Veterans Hospital. They distributed many packages of assorted toilet articles to the veterans. More...

HS Seniors receive scholarships

On May 17, 2006, the Robert A. Conroy Jr. Foundation awarded two deserving seniors, Anthony Barbato and Spencer Yeager each a $2,000 college scholarship at the Massapequa High School ceremony. More...

Poll

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