July 25, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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BRINGING HOME THE WIN: Massapequa's International Little League ten-year-olds won the 2007 Championship in the very competitive District 31. More...

Christine P'Simer tapped as new P'edge Superintendent

Christine P'Simer was recently appointed Superintendent of the Plainedge School District. Ms. P'Simer has been involved with the Plainedge School District for 22 years now and has worked her way up to her most desired position. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Weekly report on the DUCKS

Yarnall pitches complete game in losing Cause, tougher schedule awaits first place Ducks

Long Island Ducks manager Dave Lapoint has to be wondering where this level of play was a few weeks ago during the first half division race. 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 26 •Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

Tony LoBianco awarded Italian American Legislators Award

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino (Massapequa) presented actor Tony Lo Bianco with the Italian-American Legislators Award for his lifetime achievement of promoting and protecting Italian-American causes and as a long-time advocate for breast cancer, poul More...

Saltzman East Memorial holds Pasta Night

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone recently attended the Saltzman East Memorial Elementary School PTA and parents' hosting of a Pasta Night fundraiser for a new playground at the school. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (LLC) SUBURBAN AUDIO & VIDEO LLC Articles of organization were filed with The Secretary of the State of New York (SSNY) on 05/ 16/2007. N.Y. office location: Nassau County. More...

MCLL 12-year-olds capture District 31 title

The Massapequa Coast Little League 12-year-old All Star team captured its first District 31 in five years before seeing its dreams of nationally televised games in the Little League World Series in Williamsport come to an abrupt end at the hands of More...

Chase Bank Slated for bustling Massapequa Park corner

Massapequa Park residents can get more information and provide input on a proposed two lane drive-thru bank for the South Gate Shopping Center at a public hearing to be held on Monday, July 30. The one-story J.P. More...

Pequan named as Teacher of the Year

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and educator Dr.Sheila Amato, was honored by The Council for Exceptional Children Division on Visual Impairments with the Teacher of the Year Award. More...

 

People/Social

Scholars in the NEWS

•Laura Lipari, of Massapequa, was named to the dean's list at Muhlenberg College for the spring semester. She is a math major with a computer science minor. Lipari is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Giuseppe L. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." Words of wisdom from the ancient philosopher Groucho (1985-1977 AD). More...

Obituaries

Josephine A. Reder, longtime Plainedge School trustee

Over the past four years, Josephine Reder enjoyed watching her son marry a young woman she loved like a daughter. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Another hard lesson about drunk driving

A prophetic editorial last week outlined our disagreement with those who offer excuses for young people who make the wrong decisions based on the belief that "they have nothing better to do." The editorial provided several constructive alternatives More...

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Public Commentary

Past President of school board asserts MSD's integrity as well as her own

Dear Editor: After giving 37 years to the improvement of the education of the students of Massapequa, I cannot let Gary Bennett's attempt to tarnish my reputation go by without responding. More...