January 2, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

F'dale HS students conduct toy and clothing drive

The Farmingdale High School Shared Decision Making Committee and its members conducted a used clothing and toy collection for several weeks, culminating on Dec. 14. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

New Year's Day 1887: Westminster Kennel Club invited members and their guests to a "holiday" pigeon shoot at the clubhouse in Babylon. A special train left Long Island City on arrival of the 9 a.m. boat from E. 34th Street. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 3 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. Meeting: 8 p.m., Firehouse, Hicksville Rd. and Brooklyn Ave. More...

Seventh Annual Tapestry Ball fundraiser held

Seventh Annual Tapestry Ball fundraiser commemorates 125th Anniversary of The Long Island Home The Long Island Home's annual fundraiser, The Tapestry Ball, More...

Shoreville Park Christmas tree Menorah lighting held

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Muscarella, shown left, attended the Shoreville Park Civic Association's Christmas tree and Menorah lighting, held at the Eckerd Shopping Center in Massapequa. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - NEW CENTURY MORTGAGE CORP. C/O EMC MORTGAGE CORPORATION, Plaintiff, AGAINST RONALD K. DAVIS, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Two sides of plan for the Town to take over the Preserve

Venditto and Suozzi talk seriously about proposal while county lawmakers say “no way”

A proposal to transfer ownership of the Massapequa Preserve from the County to the Town of Oyster Bay is currently under review, but the likelihood of that ever happening depends who you talk to. More...

Massapequa Girls V'ball Champs savor victory and look to the future

When you talk about Long Island high school sports dynasties, the current Massapequa girls varsity volleyball program has to be on top of the list. More...

Rotary Project is a cut above the rest

A Rotary International project, Cut & Color-A-Thon, was held recently at the Massapequa hair salon, A Cut Above. More...

 

People/Social

Village and Merchants lite the nite

Mayor Altadonna and the Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Massapequa, in conjunction with the Merchants Association, hosted the Christmas tree and Menorah lighting at the Village square. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •The work of local artist Clare Nigro will be on display in the downstairs Gallery for the month of December at the Harbor Lane Library. More...

Obituaries

Nancy Stansfield: former MPK mayor's spouse

by Tiffany Elliott

The wife of a former Massapequa Park Mayor, Nancy Lorraine Stansfield, died December 17, 2007 in Clinton, New York after a long illness. She was 86 and was the wife of Alfred J. Stansfield who served as the Mayor from 1964 to 1965. More...

Opinion

We hope you and yours will mark 2008 with historical success

Editorial

January 1, the beginning of a New Year, with its open ended opportunities and chances for advancement, betterment and hope, is a date in history that also marks some interesting events. On Jan. More...

Hannon looks to assure public that patient care is a state priority

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: Earlier this month, I convened a public hearing at Farmingdale College investigating the response of the State Department of Health, the Nassau County Department of Health, and the Office of Professional Medical Conduct to the Long I More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

by Kevin Eastwood More...

Poll

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