June 6, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

MASSAPEQUA PARK Memorial Day Parade

Held Monday, May 28th

Photos by: Bill Moseley, BBA Photography More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Bears Get 'Busch'-whacked by Ducks, Garcia excited about joining starting rotation

It does not happen very often that one player can be both the hero and the goat in the same game. Lucky for Kevin Haverbusch, people tend to remember only what happens last. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Call it serendipity-shelter style. While at an agility match to root for a former Babylon Town Shelter Border Collie mix in his debut meet, I was bragging about a past rescue, a Sheltie who became a super star in obedience and therapy work. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 +The biannual Writing Our Stories Literary Tea will be held at the Harbor Lane Library, Thursday, June 7, 1 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Adam Butcher: retired NYPD & former Massapequa Park resident

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and retired New York City Police Deputy Inspector Adam Butcher died May 12, 2007 after a battle with cancer at his Springhill, Florida home. He was 80-years old and was a loving father of nine. More...

Opinion

The best on LI

Congratulations to the Massapequa Boy's Varsity baseball team which won the Long Island Title this weekend in Class AA Baseball. This is the second year in a row that the team reached this milestone. More...

All repeat offenders should face tougher sentences in New York

A fight is underway in Albany over a proposal that would make those who repeatedly commit misdemeanors face tougher sentences. This bill is modeled after one in place that addresses serial felons. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Two women robbed at mall; police ask public for help in apprehending suspect

Shoppers were moving in and out of the Westfield Mall in Massapequa on Friday morning, most unaware that the night before a woman and her daughter were held up there by an armed gunman who demanded their handbags and fled. More...

100th birthday celebration

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker, right, recently attended St. Kilian Roman Catholic Church Senior Club's 100th birthday celebration for Millie DiGianni, held at the church in Farmingdale. More...

 

People/Social

Welcome Noah John Orza

Catherine and Anthony Leone, 50-year residents of Massapequa, announce the arrival of their first great-grandchild, Noah John Orza, born April 21, 2007 at North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital at Plainview. More...

Area resident spends spring break working at habitat for humanity

Michael Wipper, a resident of Massapequa, and a member of the class of 2009 at Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island, recently spent a week working with Habitat for Humanity as part of the international organization's Collegiate Challenge: S More...

60 Years Together... And still in love

Dorothy and Frank Speck are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on June 21, 2007. More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, June 7 +Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Regular Meeting: 8 p.m.; Central Office Bd. Room, 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. For further info., call 797-6600. More...

Minority Recruitment for Police Exam deadline June 8

As Chair of the Minority Affairs Committee in the Nassau County Legislature and also the first Latino ever elected to office in the County, I am excited and proud to announce a major initiative to increase minority participation in the Nassau Count More...

Knights of Pythias holds membership drive

Mid Island Lodge No. 828 Knights of Pythias is holding its fall membership drive for new members. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

Notice of Formation of: Liquid Choppers, LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company ("LLC") filed with the NY Secretary of State (NYSS) on 4-17-07. NY office location: NASSAU COUNTY. 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?