October 24, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Chaos wins Whitewater Cup

The Massapequa Chaos traveled to Pennsylvania Columbus Day weekend to play in the Whitewater Cup Classic. In their first game, the team faced the Waterbury, Connecticut team ready to play. More...

MEET YOUR CANDIDATES

Town Supervisor Republican, Conservative and Independence lines A lifelong Massapequa resident and popular Town Supervisor, Venditto has held court for nine years and is well known for his hard work. More...

Propositions on the ballot

PROPOSAL 1 (STATE-WIDE) Amendment to Article 14, section 1 of the Constitution, in relation to the use of forest preserve lands for wells for a municipal water supply in the hamlet of Raquette Lake, Hamilton county. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Homecoming Saturday, October 27th

The Massapequa High School Spirit Week and Homecoming tradition will continue this year with an array of events culminating with our annual pep rally, homecoming parade and football game on Saturday, October 27. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Note: Once again the opinions expressed this week may (or may not) be those of your friendly pet columnist. My Afghan Hound, the BEACON Beauty Queen, returns with practical ideas about dressing up your dog for Halloween. 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

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, October 25 •Town of Oyster Bay Planning Advisory Board Meeting: 7 p.m. Town Board hearing room, Town Hall East, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

Masspequa residents meet with Senator during mobile office hours

Massapequa residents met with Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) at the Massapequa Library recently as part of the Senator's "mobile office" hours program. More...

Senior citizen tax exemption brochure available

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich advises residents that the Town has available an informative brochure to assist senior citizens in applying for the Senior Citizen Real Property Tax Exemption program. 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...

FSD sues contractors and architect for “shoddy” workmanship

Longtime district architect says the suit is baseless and a personal vendetta against him

The Farmingdale School District is suing its architects and contractors for millions of dollars charging them with shoddy workmanship and malpractice related capital improvements they completed at Woodward Parkway Elementary and the Weldon E. More...

Local folks in the news

Massapequa student intern

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently thanked Ryan Woodward, a resident of Massapequa for serving as a student intern in his district office this summer. Woodward is entering his senior year at St. More...

Old political rivals square off in the 12th L. D.

Two political rivals are at it again as N.C. Leg. Peter Schmitt, a Republican and Democrat John Rennhack vie for the seat in the 12th legslative district. More...

Who is best to lead Oyster Bay into the future?

Supervisor John Venditto, who has spent his entire life in the Town of Oyster Bay, has been busy creating a vision for Oyster Bay and a plan to ensure its integrity. He calls his vision for the Town's future, Vision 20/20. More...

 

People/Social

Dan Kornfeld receives Friend of Education Award

The Farmingdale School District Board of Education presented Dan Kornfeld with the Farmingdale Friend of Education Award at its special meeting held on May 30. More...

Michele McNamara named Manager at Feldman, Meinberg & Company

Feldman, Meinberg & Co. LLP (FM &Co.), an accounting firm in Syosset, recently promoted North Massapequa resident Michele McNamara to manager. Managing partner Mark Meinberg made the announcement. More...

Our Lady of Consolation welcomes new director of rehabilitation services

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center, West Islip, has announced the appointment of Mark Wedell, as the new director of rehabilitation services. More...

Obituaries

Walter Kregel: Educator, Massapequa Park resident

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and Valley Stream teacher Walter R. Kregel died October 1, 2007. He was 78 years old and had lived on Gem Lane in Massapequa Park for 47 years. Born August 18, 1929 in the Bronx to Walter R. More...

Regina Drake: Copiague, Massapequa teacher

Longtime educator Regina Drake, who taught English in the Copiague and Smithtown High Schools in the 1960s, 70s and 80s, died September 29, 2007 at her Massapequa home of Alzheimer's. She was 82-years old and had lived in Massapequa for 55 years. More...

Opinion

LI Blood Services needs you! Help save a life, give blood

Editorial

In this unseasonably warm weather; in this beautiful Long Island autumn, people are enjoying a host of surprises from Mother Nature's bag of tricks- walking along a cool, breezy beach, taking a trip Upstate New York to appreciate the blaze of color More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Massapequan calls upon Town for its fair share of SEAFund $$

Public Commentary

Dear Mr. More...

Poll

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