March 14, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

MSD book project exports hope

Drawing and Painting I art classes at Massapequa High School, along with students in the English Writing Lab are currently participating in the Memory Project - Books of Hope. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Plainedge athletes honor teachers and students

Plainedge High School Seniors Joseph DeLutri and Gina DeTillio received recognition at The Nassau Zone of the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance's Outstanding PE Student Awards Dinner on December 11 at th More...

St. Rose of Lima school in Massapequa celebrate

St. Rose of Lima School celebrated the spirit of giving thanks on Wednesday, November 22 its annual Thanksgiving mass held in the church. More...

Keeping warm inside and out in Farmingdale

Teachers from Northside School in Farmingdale wanted their students to learn about empathy. The students tried to imagine what it would be like to be without hats and gloves in the cold winter weather. 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 15 +Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

ToBay to offer free Tai Chi classes to seniors

The Town of Oyster Bay's Department of Community and Youth Services is offering free Tai Chi classes to Town seniors age 60 and older at its senior centers. According to Town Councilman Angelo A. More...

Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society to hold Genealogy Program

On Sunday, March 18, the Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society will be holding a general meeting at 2 p.m. at the Farmingdale Public Library, 116 Merritts Rd., Farmingdale. The guest speaker, Joanne R. Heffernan, will discuss beginning genealogy. More...

Opinion

A Suffolk proposal Nassau should seriously consider

Once again. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Failure to post pedestrian crosswalk signs in MPK could result in serious injury and liability for the Village

Dear Editor: For the past five and one half years, the Village of Massapequa Park has been dragging its feet in perfecting the pedestrian crosswalks at the intersection of Park Boulevard and Taylor Avenue and Park Boulevard and Jackson Avenue, so More...

Two accidents in one day on Park Boulevard

Two serious motor vehicle accidents last Thursday occurred on Park Boulevard in Massapequa Park and left one woman seriously injured. More...

MPK Village election Tuesday, March 20th

Massapequa Park residents are urged to show their support and cast a vote in next week's election even though there are no challengers in the race because every number counts, according to Mayor James Altadonna who said that these numbers are used t More...

Correction

A front page story in last week's edition, "Budget restraints threaten school athletics in Plainedge," requires some clarification. More...

 

People/Social

Local Scholars in the News

+Ashley Kate Piccinnini, of Massapequa, was named to the dean's list for exceptional performance for the fall 2006 semester at The Villanova School of Business at Villanova University, Pennsylvania. She attained a 3.85 grade point average. More...

It's a girl!!!

Jennifer and Bill Scruggs of Bethpage announce the birth of their daughter Dana Joan, born January 28, 2007, weighing seven pounds, eight ounces and was 20 inches long. She was welcomed home by her big sister, Veronica. More...

Massapequa Park resident tours with Ithaca College

Ithaca College senior Anthony Gangitano, son of Massapequa Park residents Gena and Patrick Gangitano, recently spent a portion of his winter break in the San Francisco area performing with Ithacappella, a men's a cappella ensemble from Ithaca Colleg More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Sensation, where art thou? The search for the site of the elusive Babylon Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse and the 1887 grave of Sensation, the logo Pointer, continues. More...

Obituaries

Michael Fitzgibbon, 90, business owner, veteran and active Massapequan

Massapequa resident Michael "Mike" Francis Fitzgibbon, a member of many local clubs and a local businessman, died peacefully December 16, 2006 in his Roxbury Lane home surrounded by loved ones. More...

Florence Niles: Massapequa Historical, Girl Scout Leader

Longtime Massapequa resident Florence G. Niles died February 21, 2007 at Shands at Lake Shore Hospital in Lake City, Florida. She was 98 years old and had lived in Massapequa for 53 years. More...

Frederick Wilkens: Farmingdale SD Assistant Principal

Longtime Farmingdale educator Frederick Rudolph Wilkens died March 3, 2007 at the Riverside Convalescent Center in Smithfield, Virginia. He was 79-years old and served the school district as both an educator and administrator. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

Legal Notice of formation of Lynne Edward Associates LLC, A domestic limited Liability Company. Articles of organization filed with the SSNY on 1/12/2007. Office Location, Nassau County. SSNY is designated as agent. More...

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