March 7, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Jeff Kolbjornsen, founder of Elite Animal Trainers, says that the "true dog whisperer is someone who understands and can help your dog achieve freedom to be the dog he was born to be". 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...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, March 8 +Massapequs a Bd. of Ed. Budget Meeting: 8 p.m.; Central Office Bd. Room, 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. For further info., call 797-6600. More...

One Hundred Black Men of Long Island to hold awards dinner

On Saturday, March 17, the One Hundred Black Men of Long Island Inc. will honor four distinguished individuals for their extraordinary achievements in contributing to the improvement of our communities. The honorees are The Honorable David A. More...

Eastplain school's winter concert warms up spirits

North Massapequa's Eastplain School's winter concert made a big splash on January 25 at Plainedge High School. Students performed melodious songs for a captive audience of parents, friends, faculty and fellow students. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR THE REGISTERED HOLDERS OF HOME EQUITY LOAN ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2004-3, Plaintiff, AGAINST JEAN ROSEMOND SAINTIL, ET. AL., Defendant(s). More...

Town hearing set on Liberty site condemnation proposal

The Oyster Bay Town Board has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, March 13, to consider the condemnation of a seven-acre portion of the former Liberty Industrial Finishing Site in Farmingdale and to determine the need for additional parkland, ac More...

 

People/Social

Legislator Mejias guest speaker at SEPTA meeting

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) was recently a guest speaker at the Special Education Parent Teacher Association (SEPTA), held at the Saltzman East Memorial Elementary School in Farmingdale. More...

Maria Regina students win “It's Academic” competition

James Bisogno, Andrew Contillo, Devin Nugent, Rebecca Furboter, Jamie O'Donoghue, Tiffany Rondinelli, and Michelle Mastricovo won Maria Regina School's annual "It's Academic" competition: In the competition, the eighth graders competed in teams and a More...

Mejias urges everyone to give blood

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) encourages everyone who is able to give blood to do so, as the recent winter storm greatly depleted the amount of blood in stock. More...

Obituaries

Constance Cantwell: Founding member of the Massapequa Public Library

Longtime Massapequa resident and co-founder of the Massapequa Public Library Constance C. Cantwell died February 15, 2007 at her home. She was 97 years old. More...

Opinion

Let's clean up pigeon problem, please

We know it's winter and spring clean-up efforts are not underway yet, but the proliferation of pigeon poop along many traversed roads throughout Massapequa is disgusting. Case in point: Hicksville Road in the area of Eckerds drug store. More...

WADING FOR SPRING

Love is in the air, can spring be far behind? Not according to the weather this week. High winds and freezing temperatures had folks holding on to their hats and navigating runaway garbage pails as they drove through local streets. More...

Put patients first with real health-care reform, not cuts

Dear Editor: In announcing his plans to reform New York's health care system, Governor Spitzer said he wants to put patients first. Unfortunately, the cuts he would impose on health care providers would diminish their ability to care for patients. More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?