August 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

University of Massachusetts names Andriano Baseball Rookie of the Week again...

University of Massachusetts Boston baseball player Mike Andriano of Massapequa, has been named Little East Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week for the week of April 16-22, it was announced today by the conference. More...

Massapequa Soccer Club Breakers go “Back to Back”

The Massapequa Breakers, a girls U-10 travel soccer team for the Massapequa Soccer Club, continued their success in the Spring 2007 season. Back in the fall of 2006, the Breakers won their division by going 6-1-1. More...

George Parublev receives honors from Long Island Lutheran

Long Island Lutheran Middle and High School recognized the achievements of its outstanding students at its Annual Honors Banquet held June 11. More...

Obituaries

Bob Collins: former longtime Massapequa resident, loving Patriarch, 84

Former longtime Massapequa resident and Wall Street wiz, Robert "Bob" Joseph Collins died July 18, 2007 in Oxford, Ohio. He was 84-years-old and was described as a creative soul who loved to be with his family. More...

Opinion

Editorial

We mourn loss of hard-working Americans

We can't imagine the heartbreak and loss being endured by the families of the six miners who now, we must acknowledge, have given up their lives in Utah. More...

How real is Bush border plan?

Our first reaction is that it seems to be too little too late, but with some optimism we're encouraged to see that President George W. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Town of Oyster Bay first to Go Green in Nassau

In a message to the world posted on the Town of Oyster Bay's website, Supervisor John Venditto calls the town "one of the finest communities in the nation, stretching from the Atlantic Ocean on the south to the Long Island Sound on the north. More...

Popular Plainedge pre-K program in final year of operation

After 30 years, the Plainedge Library's Little Patron Program may be coming to an end. The class, called by some parents "the best kept secret in Plainedge," is an hour and a half of skill-building exercises for 3 and 4-year-olds. More...

 

People/Social

Congratulations to Amanda Egan awarded a scholarship

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution met at the home of Mary Menkes of Massapequa for their annual business meeting. More...

Marie Murray Mango participates in the Long Island Senior Games

Recently, Marie Murray Mango participated in the Long Island Senior Games. She competed in two competitions, one at Eisenhower Park and one at Suffolk Community college. She won gold and silver medals for first and second place in horseshoes. More...

Daisy Troop #2370 holds bridging ceremony

Daisy Troop #2370 had its bridging to Brownie's ceremony on June 6 at the McKenna Elementary School Senior Center, Massapequa Park. The girls walked over the bridge to Brownies as proud parents and friends watched. Photo by Mia Deternova. 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, August 23 •Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

Nassau County Police department hosts annual open house

The Nassau County Police Department hosted its annual open house recently and Nassau County Legislator Peter J. More...

Amity Artists' Circle to open Gallery

The Amityville Artists' Circle is opening the new Circle Gallery temporary located at 186 Broadway, Amityville on September 8 with an art exhibit by local artists who are members of the group. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?