January 3, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Post and NYPA sponsoring First Amendment essay contest for 11 & 12 grade students

This newspaper, together with the New York Press Association (NYPA) announces the inauguration of a First Amendment essay contest for 11th and 12th grade students throughout the state. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

MHS cross country team runs away with County title

Running, running and more running is what the sport of cross country requires and the Massapequa girls harriers did plenty to work out their legs this past season with their efforts paying off in the end. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

There are so many facets of shelter rescue that I love. Sometimes I'm merely the "accidental tourist". More...

Library

At the Library...

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

Obituaries

Jean O'Brien: Retired Massapequa Schools Employee

Retired Massapequa School District employee Jean O'Brien, died December 4, 2006 in Prosperity, South Carolina. She was 84-years old and was a longtime resident of Massapequa Park. More...

Opinion

The holidays are about caring

It's been a wonderful holiday season in the Massapequas, with many events and celebrations undertaken as a community. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Senator challenges his Assembly colleagues to pass civil confinement law

Dear Editor: Your editorial "New York Needs a Civil Confinement Law Now," (December 14, 2006), couldn't have been more timely. More...

Breaking News... Dix Hills home burglary on video;police seek public's help in apprehending thief

Suffolk County Second Squad Detectives and Crime Stoppers are asking the public's help in locating and identifying a subject caught on home video surveillance as he steals money, jewelry and watches from a local home. Anyone with information about t More...

Woman's Club holds Christmas workshop

The Amityville Woman's Club held a Christmas workshop at its November meeting at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. Chairman Joan Sudermeister and her team had prepared materials in advance enabling the group to finish the project in just 20 minutes. More...

 

People/Social

St. Rose of Lima holds annual Christmas gift collection

St. Rose of Lima Parish in Massapequa recently completed their annual Christmas gift collection program. Through this effort, parish members served as "Advent Angels" by donating gifts to the less fortunate. More...

Massapequans celebrate holidays, 2006

Massapequans celebrated the Christmas and Chanukah holidays last week. In photo, Christmas Mass is said at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church. More...

Leg. Schmitt joins Tall Oaks seniors at holiday luncheon

Nassau County legislator Peter J. Schmitt joined with members of the Tall Oaks Senior citizens Club at their annual holiday luncheon recently. More...

Events & Calendar

Massapequa students showcase their talent

Through cooperation and collaboration with the management office of Westfield Sunrise Mall, Massapequa students were given the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of the public at the Westfield Sunrise Mall's food court area. More...

Farmingdale holds tree lighting ceremony

N a s s a u County Legislator Dave Mejias (DN o r t h Massapequa) recently enjoyed the festivities at the Farmingdale Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony held at t h e Farmingdale Village Green. More...

Second annual James McNaughton tribute to be held January 20

The Second Annual Tribute to James D. McNaughton, a native of Centereach, will be held Saturday, January 20, 2007, 1 to 7 p.m. at Mulcahy's Pub and Music Hall, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?