January 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Lombardi bowls perfect score

Nick Lombardi, a junior at Farmingdale High School, bowled a perfect score on December 12, 2006. This is the first time in the school team's eight-year history that a perfect game has been bowled. More...

Post hosts premier for MPK anniversary DVD

The Massapequa Post newspaper recently held a premier for its newly produced DVD commemorating the 75th anniversary of Massapequa Park Village.Approximately 30 members of the community attended the event, which was held at Village Hall. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Too bad there isn't a sign that warns: BEWARE of Dog Rescuers- Dangerous and Deceptive. The bleeding hearts and the phonies are out there, biting the unsuspecting. They prey on town shelters and trample the name of reputable humane groups. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 18 +Town of Oyster Bay Planning Advisory Board Meeting: 7 p.m. Town Board hearing room, Town Hall East, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

ToBay distinguished artists January concerts announced

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker announced that residents can enjoy three more Distinguished Artists concerts in the month of January. As always, the concerts are free of charge to residents. More...

St. Rose of Lima to hold auction fundraiser January 27

St. Rose of Lima School will be holding its 10th annual auction fundraiser, Saturday, January 27, 6 to 11 p.m. You can play Las Vegas games to win raffle tickets. More...

ASD and its teachers sign 4-year pact

Amityville teachers have reached an agreement with the school district on a new contract that calls for an 11.5 percent increase over four years. Their contract expired June, 2005 and runs through June 30, 2009. More...

Scouts get a tour of Tim's Florist

Girl Scout Junior Troop 2185 of Massapequa Park got a tour of Tim's Florist on January 2. The girls picked flowers to be pressed for a holiday gift project. Shown with the girls is Sue, one of the owners. More...

Celebrate our Troops Day

Nassau County Legislator Peter J. Schmitt, shown second from right, joined with other public officials at the first Celebrate Our Troops Day sponsored byoperation Unite, Inc., held at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa recently. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Plainedge holds Fall Art Show

On Thursday November 16, Plainedge Public Schools held their Fall Art Show at the Plainedge High School. 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

Jack Schuster: WWII Veteran and 55 year Massapequa Park resident

L o n g t i m e Massapequa Park resident and proud veteran, Jack Schuster, died September 15, 2006 of congestive heart failure. He was 86 years old. Born in the Bronx, he later lived on Charles Avenue in Massapequa Park since 1951. More...

Opinion

Editorial

It's school budget time - it's time to get involved

Okay folks, it's that time of year again. More...

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Public Commentary

Freedom Is Not a Sacrificial Altar

President Bush has committed more than 20,000 new troops to the failed Iraq war, urging them and all Americans to sacrifice for the "noble" Iraqi cause. More...