August 17, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

I remember Massapequa

If you could flip back the pages of 1986 newspapers you would find that not only the New York Mets were making the headlines. More...

Special Sections

Library

At the Library...

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

Events & Calendar

LNF baseball ticket fundraiser

The Luke Neuhedel Foundation (LNF) is holding a fundraiser for tickets to see the LI Ducks game to help children with cancer. LNF has tickets to the September 2 LI Ducks/ Somerset 7 p.m. game for only $12 each. More...

St. David's to offer sign language classes

St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Massapequa Park will be offering American Sign Language Classes this fall in the church's Fellowship Hall, 20 Clark Blvd. More...

Out and About Shabbat services resume

Congregation Beth-El has announced that its Out and About Shabbat services have resumed and are going to be held Fridays, August 18, 7 p.m. and August 25, 6:30 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial Fairs showcase and share community spirit

Everyone loves a fair and this week's Massapequa Park Merchants Festival was a fair to remember. It was filled with vendors who brought a variety of crafts and wares with something to delight everyone. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Our carry-on luggage is not the real problem

Islamic totalitarians came very close to blowing up a number of passenger airlines and our government's response is to restrict what Americans can put in their carry-on luggage. More...

MSD seeking volunteers for school committees

The Massapequa Board of Education cordially extends an invitation to all community members who would like to serve on the Board's advisory committees. More...

Massapequa firefighters battle two blazes in July

Massapequa fire volunteers responded to the scene of two working fires in July, the first in a detached garage at a home on Elizabeth Street in East Massapequa and the second a tractor trailer fire on Sunrise Highway and Seaford Avenue. More...

Town of Oyster Bay credit rating upgraded

Reflecting its well maintained fiscal operations, the Town of Oyster Bay's credit rating has been upgraded from A1 to Aa3 by Moody's Investors Service, it was announced by Town Supervisor John Venditto. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball!

Long Island Ducks need strong finish in second half

As the Long Island Ducks reach the midpoint of the second half this week, it will be very important for the team to start finding some consistency in their play and put together a few winning More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Pets of the Week

Dogs have been hanging around with us for over 100,000 years. We both can be goofy, but do dogs laugh like us? Recent research says man's best friends do giggle, and that their laugh, a long, loud pant, has a calming effect on other pooches. More...

Obituaries

Carol Ortolani, longtime Massapequa Park resident

Carol Ortolani, a 39year resident of Massapequa Park, spent most of her life spreading love as a devoted wife and proud mother of five. She died August 3, 2006 at Plainview Hospital after a long fight against cancer. More...

Mary Rosenberg, resident of Massapequa

Mary Rosenberg, of Massapequa, died July 11, 2006. More...

Poll

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