May 9, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Three seeking two seats on F'dale School Board in at-large election

Three candidates are vying for two seats in this year's at-large school board trustee race. The two candidates garnering the most votes, will be seated. More...

MSD voters asked to accept NYS EXCEL funds for capital projects

In addition to voting on their proposed school budget for the coming year, residents in the Massapequa School District will be asked to approve accepting almost $2.7 million in New York State EXCEL funding and some additional borrowing, both of whi More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa Celtics Soccer Team Undefeated

The Massapequa Celtics boys under 10 soccer team went undefeated in the Dix Hills Soccer Tournament held April 10 and 11, taking home the Champions Trophy in the premier division. More...

Massapequa Chiefs Junior varsity hockey team 2006-2007 Nassau County Champs

Congratulations go to the Massapequa Chiefs Junior Varsity Ice Hockey Team, winners of the 2006- 2007 Nassau County Championship. More...

Massapequa H.S. student leads Greater LI Running Club Shoe Drive

Massapequa High Schooler Kristen Grennan headed up the highly successful One World Running Shoe Drive conducted in conjunction with the Greater Long Island Running Club. Well over 100 pair of used shoes were collected. More...

Events & Calendar

American Legion to hold garage sale and dinner May 19

Hunter Squires Jackson American Legion will be holding a community garage sale, Saturday, May 19, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Post, 133 Dixon Ave., Amityville in the corner parking lot. Contact Johnnie Mae Martin at 842-9214. From 4 to 8 p.m. More...

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias attends New York Latin American Law Student Association's meeting

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (DNorth Massapequa) recently attended the New York Latin American Law Student Association's meeting located at the law offices of Ruskin and Moskow in Uniondale. More...

Overview of Federal reserve topic of May 16 workforce board meeting

Rae Rosen, senior economist and an assistant vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, will be the guest speaker at the May 16 meeting of the Oyster Bay/North Hempstead/Glen Cove Workforce Investment Board, according to Oyster Bay Tow More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right to Know!

NOTICE   OF   PUBLIC HEARING,     BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION OF THE MASSAPEQUA UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWN OF OYSTER BAY AND NASSAU COUNTY, More...

Longtime Massapequa School Board member Arlene Martin faces challenge from Tim Taylor

A heated race for one seat on the Massapequa School Board has unfolded, with incumbent president Arlene Martin facing an aggressive challenge from Tim Taylor who is running, in part, on a platform that criticizes the sharp increase in administrativ More...

Three seek two seats on Plainedge School Board

Two seats are open on the Plainedge School board, with one incumbent seeking reelection and the other stepping down. Running in the at-large election is incumbent trustee Douglas Pascarella. More...

Sunrise Trail Division Model Railroad Club holds Spring meet

The annual spring meet of the Sunrise Trail Division Model Railroad Club was held Saturday, April 14 in St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church's lower level Fellowship hall, 20 Clark Blvd., Massapequa Park. More...

 

People/Social

Lifelong Massapequa resident, Julie Nelson opens doors to ÔThe Actors Garage'

The Actor's Garage (TAG), a provider of creative and confidence-building programs for after school programs and separately-enrolled classes announces the opening of its fifth Long Island location in Massapequa, at the Community United Methodist Chu More...

N. C. Leg. Peter Schmitt welcomes Anthony Ballato to Massapequa

Nassau County Legislator Peter J. Schmitt, the Minority Leader of the Legislature, was on hand to welcome Anthony T. Ballato to his new offices on 5476 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The tie-in with Mothers' Day is unintentional yet poignant. 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

Eleanor Carpenter: Longtime Massapequa Park resident

Eleanor Marie Carpenter, who lived on Grand Boulevard in Massapequa Park for more than 36 years, died April 13, 2007 in Ocala, Florida. She was 83 years old. More...

Opinion

A Mother's work is never done

For some, the loss of a mother is a sudden thing, the result of an illness or accident that sneaks up, as one poet said, like a bike in the night. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Writer disagrees with windfarm editorial

Dear Editor: Your April 25, 2007 editorial grossly misrepresents the Dowling Study regarding the offshore windmills. The report does not say that the project "will cost twice as much as reported. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?