May 23, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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THE MASSAPEQUA SCHOOL BOARD BUZZ

The following is a summary of actions taken by the Massapequa Board of Education at its regularly scheduled meeting on May 17, 2007. More...

Farmingdale HS students play active role in childcare study lab

High school students play an active role in childcare as part of the Farmingdale High School Child Study Lab. This program is intended to help prepare students for careers in teaching and childcare. Under their teacher and mentor, Mrs. More...

Plainedge students jump all over heart disease

More than 250 students from Schwarting Elementary School in Plainedge participated in the Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser to benefit the American Heart Association on February 7. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 +Both branches of the Library will be closed Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 in honor of Memorial Day. More...

Obituaries

Jack Glazer: Copiague Attorney and local longtime resident

Longtime Copiague attorney Jack D. Glazer died May 2, 2007 at Highland Beach, Florida. He was 74 years old and had lived in both Amityville and Massapequa. More...

Opinion

We're fed up with this country's wink-and-nod immigration policies

Let's preface this editorial by saying, no, in fact we do not expect this country to round up 12 million illegal aliens, put them on boats and planes and deport them back to their own countries. And neither do most Americans. More...

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Public Commentary

Civic Association raises questions about Republic Airport improvements

The following letter was written to Republic Airport officials concerning the revised environmental comments the airport made to the issues raised by the Woodland Civic Association concerning proposed improvements to the airport. More...

Taylor edges out Martin for seat on Massapequa School Board; voters approve school budget

In a surprise upset following a hotly contested school board race between longtime incumbent Arlene Martin and her opponent Tim Taylor, Martin was defeated by a slim margin. More...

Fort Neck Garden Club holds monthly meeting

At the March meeting of the Fort Neck Garden Club, members made floral arrangements in tea cups. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Park Village Merchants Association

Where commerce and community work hand-in-hand

We are happy to announce the opening of Levit Jewelers, located opposite the Astoria Bank and reached at 795- 0081. Chris will be happy to help you with all of your shopping needs. We wish Levit Jewelers good luck with their new venture. More...

Columbus Lodge installs new officers

Columbus Lodge #2143 held its annual installation of officers recently and Nassau County Legislator Peter J. Schmitt was among the dignitaries that attended. More...

Pequans in the News

Local scholars in the news

+Kristin Short of Massapequa has been placed on the dean's honor list and Matthew Giannattasio of Massapequa and Mary Caner of North Massapequa have been named to the deans commendation list for the fall 2006 semester at Gettysburg College, Gettysb More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Throughout history cats have sparked social conscience and creativity in the greatest of minds. To DaVinci More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, May 24 +Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

Health Department currently accepting applications for Lifeguard Certification

With the warm days of summer just ahead, the Nassau County Department of Health reminds all residents who are applying for lifeguard certification that they: +Must apply in person (at 240 Old Country Road, Mineola, fifth floor) unless previously p More...

Town of Oyster Bay announces beaches open Saturday, May 26th

Town of Oyster Bay residents who just can't wait for the official start of summer to get out on the beach can start a little bit early. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Notice of formation of Limited         Liability Company (LLC). Name: eLuna Media LLC. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?