November 28, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Local folks in the news

MPK Village presents best Bocce player awards

Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna and the Board of Trustees presented Bocce trophies to the first place winners, David Profeta and John Spiters. More...

Massapequa School District Conference Day Revised

The Massapequa Public School District announces that its second Superintendent's Conference Day has been moved from Wednesday, Feb. 6 to Thursday, Jan. 31. More...

Christmas Musical December 8th

The Babylon Seventh-Day Adventist Church Choir will be presenting a special Christmas musical program with two performances. The first performance will be held Saturday, December 8, 3 p.m. at St. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale school district supports improvements for NCLB act

The Farmingdale School Board of Education has adopted a resolution to support the National School Board Association's (NSBA) recommended provisions to improve the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act. More...

Massapequa expands opportunities in fine art

Seventh grade art teachers at Berner Middle School in Massapequa have been writing curriculum for the new seventh grade Honors by Achievement in Art program. More...

Farmingdale HS senior outfits students with school supplies

One student from each grade, kindergarten through five, entered school with all of their supplies on their first day thanks to Leigha Snider. More...

Events & Calendar

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, November 29 •Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave. More...

Food Addicts Anonymous to celebrate

It was 20 years ago on December 7 that the first Food Addicts Anonymous (FAA) meeting was held in West Palm Beach, Florida. Judith C., the founder had spent a lifetime trying diet after diet, and time after time she failed. More...

Mayor presents citation to resident for support of Village

Bruce Foley has served as the executive leader of the Massapequa Park Republican Committee for 20 years. He started as a local committeeman in 1979 and was elected to executive leader in 1987. More...

Opinion

Amityville School Teacher needs your help for her classroom

Editorial

An Amityville school teacher is in the running to win a $25,000 EXPO Classroom makeover, changing it from drab to fab. More...

Message on the environment: We need to be green

Driving throughout Long Island is always a challenge. Over the past several months motorists have been greeted with blaring lights, traffic detours and heavy equipment chewing up our roadways. More...

Remember the injured soldier his holiday

Dear Editor: I would like to remind your readers that when making out their Christmas card list this year, to please include the following: A Recovering American soldier c.o Walter Reed Army Medical Center 6900 Georgia Ave. More...

Meeting on Massapequa Preserve set for Thursday

The Friends of the Massapequa Preserve are hosting a meeting Thurs., Nov. 29 at the Bar Harbour Massapequa Library. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. The agenda includes two topics. More...

Mejias officially reelected after close race in 14th L.D.

N.C. LEG. Dave Mejias (D-Farmingdale) was officially named the winner in the undecided race for Nassau's 14th Legislative District. More...

Audit shows Farmingdale's Horizon program is meeting needs of students

Educators and parents call for some minor changes to address student stress

Overall the Farmingdale School District's Horizons is meeting the needs of students, according to the results of a review that were presented at the school district's November board meeting. More...

Massapequa Soccer teams have dazzling finishes

Soccer has been flourishing in Massapequa for quite some time. The junior programs are solid, the varsity coaching staffs inherit extremely talented players and the club teams are just as good. More...

Massapequan arrested and charged with sale of counterfeit CDs

Suffolk County Police today arrested a 29-year-old Massapequa man for the possession of counterfeit compact disks (CDs) and digital video disks (DVDs) of current movies. Police gave this account: At approximately 1 p.m., Mon., Nov. More...

Fuschillo and Saladino meet with MPK residents in moblie unit

Massapequa Park residents had the chance to meet one-on-one with State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. More...

 

People/Social

Honor ceremony held for Scout William Succoso

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker and Town Clerk Steve Labriola recently attended the Court of Honor ceremony for Eagle Scout William Succoso, held at Massapequa Park Village Hall. More...

St. Agnes Medal of Service awarded to MPK couple

The Most Reverend William Murphy, bishop, Diocese of Rockville Centre, bestowed the first annual St. Agnes Medal of Service upon Anthony and Jackie Rubano, parishioners of Our Lady of Lourdes parish, Massapequa Park. More...

Brownie Troop 2528 enjoys autumn outing

Massapequa Park Brownie Troop 2528 enjoyed a fun-filled afternoon at White Post Farms on October 16. The girls were treated to a hay ride, pumpkin picking, and got to feed the animals. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets,

If I'm frustrated, just can't imagine how discouraged these shelter cats must be. Every visit I see the same WONDERFUL adult cats at both Babylon and Oyster Bay town shelters. Kittens have upstaged them for the few precious homes available. More...

Oyster Bay CAT-alog

Rocky, More...

Babylon CAT-alog

Sweet Pea, More...

Obituaries

Leon Benjamin Fisher: salesman at Amity Nissan in Massapequa

Lifelong Amityville resident Leon Benjamin Fisher, a successful car salesman in Massapequa, died October 28, 2007 after a long illness at Good Samaritan Hospital. More...

Donald Graham: Loving Massapequa Park Patriarch, 93

Loving Massapequa Park family man and father of ten, whose personality kept him young, Donald S. Graham died November 7, 2007. Those who knew and loved him said he was a positive, charismatic man who simply loved life. He was 93 years old. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

22450 BRADDOCK AVE. REALTY LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC) filed with the Sec of State of NY (SSNY) on 10/3/07. NY Office location: NASSAU County. SSNY is designated as agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. More...

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