August 1, 2007 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

ToBay to hold blood drive August 9

The summer months traditionally put a strain on blood supplies, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Muscarella, who along with Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker, urges residents to participate More...

Chamber of Commerce members march in parade

Members of the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas marched in the Memorial Day Parade. The parade was enhanced by bagpiper Michael Redmond and Lady Liberty Laura Ferraro. More...

Final week of Music Under the Stars series to begin August 6

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that week six, the final week, of the 2007 Music Under the Stars concert series will kick off on Monday, August 6, with a performance by B.J. Thomas. More...

South Shore Audubon Society bird walk August 12

Massapequa Preserve will be the location for South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sunday August 12, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. All are welcome to share the enjoyment of watching the birds as migrations are underway. Bring binoculars. More...

The return of Out and About Shabbat to be held

Congregation Beth-El will resume its Out & About Shabbat services Friday, August 3, 7 p.m. The services are held outdoors, in a relaxed, friendly environment. More...

NY Mets sign for their fans in MPK

Following their 7-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks before 45,219 Shea Stadium screaming Mets fans last Saturday, catchers Paul La Duca, Ramon Castro and pitchers Joe Smith and Pedro Feliciano were limoed to the Last Licks ice cream store, More...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, August 2 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. Meeting: 8 p.m., Firehouse, Hicksville Rd. and Brooklyn Ave. More...

Oyster Bay to require private work contractors to have apprenticeship agreements

A requirement that applicants for building permits for commercial buildings 100,000 square feet or larger have apprenticeship agreements will be the subject of Tuesday, July 31, Oyster Bay Town Board hearing, according to Town Councilman Anthony D. More...

Congressman King to hold blood drive September 11

In his continuing effort to establish September 11th as a national day of voluntary service, charity and good deeds, Congressman Peter T. King (R-Seaford) will be holding a blood drive on September 11th, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

Citibank Park has become Cesar's Palace,

After years of trying, Dave Lapoint has finally got his man, and now Cesar's reign on Long Island has officially begun. More...

VFW Post 1012 to hold open enrollment

VFW Post 7763 at 1012 Park Blvd., Massapequa Park, is having an open enrollment for membership. To become a member one had to serve overseas during a conflict. Post meetings are the first Wednesday of every month, 8 p.m. More...

L.I. Yoga Association to hold workshop August 11

The Long Island Yoga Association will hold a workshop, Saturday, August 11, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 407 Main St., Farmingdale. More...

STAR Exemption Program at Senior Center August 8

The STAR Exemption Program will be at the Seaford Senior Community Service Center, Wednesday, August 8, 10 a.m. to noon. The Center is located at St. Michaels and All Angels Church, 2197 Jackson Ave., Seaford. For information, call 679-8373. More...

Amityville Library honored

The Amityville Historical Society recognized the Amityville Library on its 100th Anniversary at the Society's Heritage Fair June 9. More...

Gary Puckett to perform at Annual Salute to Veterans program August 4

Eisenhower Park's Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre will host the 20th Annual Salute to Veterans program on Saturday, August 4, announced Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi. A ceremony honoring veterans will begin at 6:45 p.m. More...

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