May 30, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Local scholars in the news

+Kerry Krohn, of Massapequa, and Ashley Stackpole of Massapequa Park have been named to the dean's list at Wagner College, Staten Island, for the fall 2006 semester. More...

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Schools/Sports

Howitt Middle School entrepreneurial students

Students of tSe Howitt Middle School in Farmingdale are learning to experience real-life entrepreneurship. Lisa Leone's seventh-grade home and careers class created various class businesses. More...

Farmingdale celebrates their PARP event

Farmingdale is celebrating their weeklong PARP event. The Saltzman East Memorial School PTA sponsored an assembly called Bodacious Books. Parents got together with their children to share the joy of reading. More...

Musical families bring their music to the classroom

Farmingdale's Stanley D. Saltzman East Memorial School learned about musical families. 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

Robert Walters: L.I. Philharmonic Choir founding member

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and music lover Robert E. Walters died May 10, 2007. He was 85 years old and was a founding member of the Long Island Philharmonic Choir. More...

Opinion

America's patriotism endures through times of war and peace

The faces of the young men in uniform that appeared in last week's edition stand as a testament to the pride with which they served their country, and the pride their families privately nurtured over the decades that followed. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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New disclosure law empowers parents with rights to help their children

Dear Editor:

Two months ago, I wrote about important state legislation that would give parents of developmentally disabled people living at state-run facilities access to important information about incidents of abuse that occur. More...

East Lake student wins first place in Fire Safety Poster Contest

East Lake Elementary School kindergarten student William Delmange recently received first place honors in Massapequa's Fire Safety poster contest. More...

MPK Village honors local resident Peter Lawless on Memorial Day

Massapequa Park resident U.S. Navy Lt. Commander Peter Lawless just home from his second tour in the Kuwait was honored at this years Memorial Day Parade of the Massapequa's. The parade was sponsored by Massapequa Park V.F.W. More...

 

People/Social

Hagedorn Little Village School holds Golden Rule Dinner kick off meeting

The Hagedorn Little Village School's staff and members of the 2007 Golden Rule Dinner committee held a kick-off meeting May 17 in the school's conference room. More...

First United Methodist Church concert to be held June 10

The First United Methodist Church of Amityville will be presenting a concert, Sunday,June 10, 3 p.m. More...

Knights of Pythias installs new members

Mid Island Lodge No. 828 Knights of Pythias held an installation for new members in the Town of Oyster Bay. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Spider Man! Shrek! Designing cat costumes is easier said than done. Since every product from cereal to cheeseburgers has merchandising tie-ins with the latest box office hit, shelter cats also should cash in on Hollywood's hottest. More...

Events & Calendar

Annual David Lerner Associates Long Island Police Appreciation Run June 14

Local runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes are invited to join the investment firm of David Lerner Associates ("The Asset Builders") and the Greater Long Island Running Club for the 16th annual David Lerner Associates Long Island Police Appreci More...

Executive Suozzi honors Timothy Murphy of Masspequa

Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi was happy to honor Timothy Murphy of Massapequa, a student at Massapequa's Fairfield Elementary School, for winning the Fifth Annual Nassau County Humane Society Essay Contest. More...

NM FD holds blood drive

The North Massapequa Fire Department held its semi-annual Blood Drive, Wednesday, April 24. More than 60 pints of blood were collected from the department's firefighters and their friends and neighbors. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right to Know!

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME         COURT, NASSAU COUNTY U.S. Bank National Association,             Pltf., -v- Nibia M. Cipriano, et al., Defts. More...

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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?