October 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Plainedge outlines plans for land swap with Town

The Plainedge School District and the Town of Oyster Bay are considering a land swap deal that will give the school district back the former Picken Elementary School, now the site of Town Hall South, plus $1.5 million in exchange for the Town's tak More...

MASSAPEQUA SCHOOL DISTRICT NEWS

The following business came before the Massapequa School Board at its meeting Sept. 20. More...

Special Sections

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

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, October 18 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Regular Meeting: 8 p.m.; Central Office Bd. Room, 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. More...

St. William the Abbot Students Learn About the Value of Life

The Adopt A Baby Spiritual Adoption program at St. William teaches the students a valuable lesson about life. The program has 3 main goals: 1. To pray for unborn babies in danger of abortion 2. More...

American Pen Women present poetry contest awards

There will be a joint reception of the All Cities Branch and the New York State Association of the National League of American Pen women (NLAPW) on Saturday, November 10, 1 p.m. at the Farmingdale Library. More...

Opinion

Halloween is not a free-for-all day

Editorial

Halloween is coming, and this is a good time to sit down with your children, particularly your teenagers, to discuss how to celebrate the event without causing problems , vandalism, loitering and other behaviors that are unlawful and unacceptable. More...

Residents register annoyance for inconvenience of festival

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: Once again, on September 30, the residents of the North Massapequa streets straddling Broadway south of the Southern State Parkway were hostages on their own streets, as the local Sons of Italy Lodge, with the consent and active part More...

Candidates for Town talk about taxes and cost of living

Republicans and Democrats don't agree on much. The Town of Oyster Bay parties do, however, agree that taxes are the biggest concern for voters this election season, but how to solve the problem is another issue they differ on. More...

Massapequa Park approves Smokin' Al's restaurant

The Village of Massapequa Park approved an application for a Smokin' Al's restaurant at 4847 Merrick Road, the site of the former 1-800-Flowers store. More...

Senior Health Day events

Flu shot reservations accepted hrough October 24th

Senator Kemp Hannon (R-6th S.D.)reminds the communityhis 6th Annual Senior Health & Awareness Day is Thursday, October 25, 2007 , 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the David S. Mack Sports Complex at Hofstra University, Earl Ovington Blvd., Uniondale. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Heard It On The Grapevine

THE WEATHER COOPERATED AGAIN for the 12th annual Apples and Art festival held at the Conklin House last weekend, and the place was more crowded all weekend long than we've ever seen it. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Hund Holy Grail-Part 7 of the Babylon Westminster Clubhouse Search: I've walked past Sensation's grave. I can feel it in my bones. The famous dog show Pointer is pointing towards Pilcher. More...

Obituaries

Charles Lomler, longtime art teacher and Deacon at St. David's Church

Longtime Massapequa resident and a deacon for St. David's, Charles Lomler died September 23, 2007 after a long-term illness. He was 85 years old. More...

Theo Byndloss, resident of East Massapequa

Longtime East Massapequa resident and carpenter Theophilus "Theo" Byndloss died September 26, 2007 at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola. He was 88 years old and had built his own home on Trebor Road where he lived for more than 40 years. More...

Former Massapequan and 4M co-founder, Anthony Ingoglia

Anthony F. Ingoglia, who lived in Massapequa for about 60 years and was a co-founder of the 4M Club of Massapequa, died September 24, 2007. He was 87 years old, and lived in Medford the last five years. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

Notice of Formation of BFITZ REALTY LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York ("SSNY") on 9/13/07. NY location: Nassau County. More...

Poll

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