August 29, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Mangano welcomes new Nassau Police Commissioner

Local folks in the news

Legislator Edward P. Mangano, shown right, welcomes Police Commissioner Lawrence W. Mulvey to Nassau County as the Nassau County Police Department's 12th commissioner. More...

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Schools/Sports

Hagedorn Little Village School holds moving-up ceremony

Children who attended the Hagedorn Little Village School in Seaford/North Massapequa 2007 school year were presented their "Moving On Certificate" during their ceremony held in the school's gymnasium on June 20. More...

MCLL 12 year olds bring home Championship

The Massapequa Coast Little League 12-year-olds were District 31 champions this year, defeating last year's winning team, Merrick Little League, in a 7-4 game. They brought the Championship banner back to the Massapequa League. More...

Harris is Ducks' newest hometown hero; roster turnover continues as losses pile up

It would certainly be quite a stretch to find any positives in losing a player like Jose Offerman for what will most likely be the rest of the season. More...

Events & Calendar

Annual Irish

The Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH), Michael F. Hogan Division 15 of Massapequa Park sponsored the Annual Irish Night recently. Nassau County Legislator Peter J. More...

American Legion to host veterans event

On September 15, the Edwin Welch Jr. Post 1132, Seaford American Legion will have as its guests the disabled and handicapped veterans from the Northport V.A. Hospital and Stony brook Veterans Hospital. The affair, which marks "Halfway to St. More...

ToBay holds fluke Tournament awards ceremony

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker and Town Clerk Steve Labriola attended the Town of Oyster Bay Fluke Tournament Awards Ceremony. More...

MPK Merchants host successful festival

After days and days of dreary rain, the sun burst through just in time for Massapequa Park's annual summer festival. More...

DMV opens Massapequa office

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) office on Route 110 in is now closed and a newstate-ofthe art office has opened in its place in Massapequa, Commissioner David J.Swarts announced this week. More...

And the rains came

Sunrise Highway became a lake August 8, following a flash rainstorm that dumped more than 3-inches of rain on our area. In photo a bus navigates the water at the railroad overpass, while construction drums show just how deep the water was. More...

 

People/Social

Local girl donates to Locks of Love

On July 12, Jaycee Reilly, of Massapequa, had 10 inches of her hair cut off to donate to Locks of Love. Shown in the photo is Jaycee Reilly holding her ponytail that was just cut with Nisa from Panache in Massapequa Park. More...

Jennifer Zash weds Bret Malone

Jennifer Zash wed Bret Malone on July 21, 2007 at Flowerfield in St. James. Jennifer is the daughter of Richard and Nina Zash of Massapequa Park. The groom is the son of Charlene Malone and Steve Malone of Wantagh. More...

Dave Mejias presents his sister at the Nassau County Bar Association installation Dinner

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias (D-North Massapequa) is shown presenting his sister, Linda Kelly Mejias, at the Nassau County Bar Association's installation dinner on June 28th. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Spooky and MJ: Peripheral Pet Victims Although one is an older dog and the other a young cat, Spooky & MJ have a lot in common. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Clear out obstructions

Editorial

With the summer blooming season coming to a close, there are many locations throughout the towns and villages where burgeoning trees and bushes are posing a safety hazard. They block the view of oncoming traffic. More...

Settle testosterone-charged and costly political fiasco

Editorial The lawsuit waged against N.C. Leg. Peter Schmitt by Crowe Deegan, a law firm that has been a contributor to the Nassau County Democratic party and done legal work for Democrats including N.C. Exec. More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?