June 27, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

BHC closes nursing and rehabilitation unit; psychiatric facility remains open

Brunswick Hospital Center's rehabilitation unit, once a nationally recognized facility closed June 7, along with the health-care facility's nursing home. More...

Correction

Due to a production error, a story in the June 13 edition, "Massapequa Chiefs win LI Championship," did not include the names of the entire team. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Pill Ploy: Cats are pains to medicate. Pills become projectiles. Stumbled on a trick that beats the advice I gave here 3 years ago when I insisted that if you uttered my friend's Yiddish mantra, your Felix would swallow a pill with ease. More...

Obituaries

Dr. Francis Colbourn: Longtime ÔPequan Professor

Attorney and professor Dr. Francis "Frank" Edwin Colbourn died May 27, 2007 at Nassau University Medical Center in Uniondale. He was 80- years- old and was a longt ime Massapequa resident. More...

Steven Sebor: Harley Davidson enthusiast

Class of 1978 Massapequa High School graduate and avid Harley Davidson buff, Steven J. Sebor died May 27, 2007 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in St. Petersburg, Florida. He was 47 years old. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Flaherty dismissal leaves too many questions unanswered

The Massapequa School Board's decision to suspend Superintendent Dr. Maureen Flaherty without pay last week was both a shock and concern for the community. More...

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Public Commentary

New law protects consumers online

Dear Editor: With more and more New Yorkers making purchases online, they need assurances that the merchandise they buy arrives at their door and in a reasonable amount of time. More...

Massapequa Park celebrates Earth Day

The Village of Massapequa Park recently celebrated Earth Day with over 500 volunteers cleaning up the Village. Following the Village wide cleanup volunteers were served a lunch of hot dogs, drinks and a snack. More...

Ducklings rescued from drain in Nassau Shores

It was a perfect day for a Mother Mallard to take her ten ducklings for a walk. The air was moist and warm in Nassau Shores and the sun was shining. She waddled across Fairwater Avenue and her ducklsings followed. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Offerman, Davis provide spark for slumping Ducks

The Long Island Ducks could not have picked a worse time for their first real slump of the 2007 season. 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, June 28 +Plainedge Bd. of Ed.Business Meeting: 7 p.m., Board Rm., District Office, 241 Wyngate Dr., N. Massapequa. For further info., call 992-7455. More...

Volunteers Needed for Hospital Feeding Program

Help the busy emergency room and give back to your neighborhood hospital. New Island Hospital has a Feeding Program for patients that volunteers from our community perform. More...

ÔWhy Your Taxes are so High' meeting held at Town Hall

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (DNorth Massapequa) recently held a town hall meeting entitled Why Your Taxes Are So High at the Farmingdale Public Library where Legislator Mejias explained the cause of Nassau's high taxes, and what can be More...

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Legals

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FOR HSI ASSET SECURITIZATION CORPORATION 2006-OPT4 MORTGAGE PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006- OPT4, Plaintiff, More...