July 18, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Breakfast brings families together in Massapequa Park

Summer has arrived in Massapequa Park. While summer officially began on June 21st, for Massapequa Park residents, the summer kick-off occurred with the annual "Breakfast in the Park" presented by the Village of Massapequa Park. More...

Corrections

•A cover story that appeared June 27, "Massapequa BOE moves to oust MSD Superintendent Maureen Flaherty," contained two errors. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Massapequa Native Represents Ducks at 2007 All-Star Game

Long Island Ducks outfielder Kevin Haverbusch joined three of his teammates last week at Lancaster's Clipper Magazine Stadium to take part in the 2007 Atlantic League All Star Game. 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, 1 More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 19 •Singles Assoc. of L.I. Concert: 8 p.m.; John M. Smith Band Shell, Village Green, West Valley Stream Blvd., Valley Stream. More...

Long Island Progressive Coalition is one of twelve nonprofits to receive LEAP funding

In perhaps the first-ever program of such regional scope, five of the biggest names in Long Island philanthropy and one anonymous donor are providing nearly half a million dollars to help 12 grassroots, community-based nonprofits in Nassau and Suff More...

Massapequa Creek Stream Augmentation and Pond Restoration Project underway

Legislator Peter J. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

IADELANTE, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 11/12/03. Office in Nassau Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to 8 Marlboro Ave., Massapequa, NY 11758. More...

Lawsuit adds fuel to mystery of Flaherty dismissal

Employee charges district was aware of superintendent's controversial tenure in other districts and attempted to hide it; school officials call charges baseless and untrue

A lawsuit filed against the Massapequa School District alleges that acting superintendent Charles V. More...

Special kids music program

On Saturday, July 21, Town of Oyster Bay residents can bring their youngsters down to John J. Burns Town Park in Massapequa for a special Children's Festival, which begins at 4 p.m. More...

St. Rose Festival coming this week

The annual St. Rose of Lima School Family Festival will be held Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, July 22nd and Wednesday, July 25th through Saturday, July 28th as scheduled. More...

 

People/Social

High School students Kate Willis and Meagan Daubman honored

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (DNorth Massapequa) recently honored Plainedge High School students Katie Willis and Meagan Daubman, both of North Massapequa, for the academic achievements at the 25th Annual Scholastic Awards Dinner at The Man More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Hurricane season is here, and will peak around September 10th. "Leave No Pet Behind" has become post- Katrina's mantra for animal caretakers. More...

Obituaries

Margaret Dell'Aquila: beloved 'Pequan matriarch

Longtime Massapequa homemaker Margaret "Margie" L. Dell'Aquila died June 7, 2007. She was 67-years-old and had dedicated her life to caring for her children, husband and home. More...

William Russell: WWII Veteran & NYC Transit employee

Retired New York City Transit worker William J. Russell valued his large family above all else and loved to spend time with them. The Massapequa resident died June 12, 2007, surrounded by his wife and children. He was 80 years old. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Stay tuned and open minded on Flaherty case...

The controversy and intrigue surrounding the suspension of Massapequa School Superintendent Maureen Flaherty took on greater depth last week as a lawsuit was filed by a school employee who has made very serious charges not only against Flaherty but More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Public Commentary

Timing of Massapequa BOE's move against Flaherty is suspect

Dear Editor: The Massapequa School District that boasts integrity and excellence in education has shown the true colors of a school district drowning in a cesspool of politics. More...

Poll

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