January 16, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Student Named Math Scholar

Massapequa Schools announced that William DeCesare, an eighth grader at Berner Middle School is among 75 students across Long Island to be named Young Scholar of Mathematics by The Institute of Creative Problem Solving for Gifted and Talented Stud More...

3rd Annual Soldier Fundraiser January 19th

A fundraiser to benefit injured soldiers and police officers will be held in Wantagh on Saturday, Jan. 19. This will be the third successful year for the benefit held as a tribute to James D. More...

Special Sections

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •The Harbor Lane Library will host a seminar on Retirement Plan Distributions Choices and Opportunities, presented by Brian Laibach, Certified Financia More...

Obituaries

Milton Cornell: retired N.C. public works inspector

Loving father and husband Milton R. Cornell loved best to spend his time in nature- cultivating his gardens, hunting, fishing and visiting national parks. The Massa-pequan died December 9, 2007 at the age of 75. More...

Massapequan Peter Schleifer at 70

Longtime Massa-pequa resident and Babylon Rotary member Peter C. Schleifer died December 23, 2007 at his home from cancer. He was 70 years old. More...

Inez Martinez Musco, veteran and loving mother

Longtime North Massapequa resident and devoted homemaker Inez Martinez Musco died December 13, 2007 in West Orange, New Jersey. She was 88 years old and had lived in North Massapequa for 53 years. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES

Notice of Formation of a domestic Professional Service Limited Liability Company (PLLC). Name: RACHAEL M. VANCURA M.D., PLLC. Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State on 11/13/ 06. NY Office location: KINGS County. More...

Town hearing set on proposed change to further limit nuisance noise from pets

Incessant barking or meowing by Rover or Kitty for more than five minutes could cost their owners some cold hard cash or even jail time if the Town of Oyster Bay passes an amendment to the existing noise control ordinance. More...

New location on menu for Butera's restaurant

A favorite family-owned restaurant is moving from Massapequa Park to Seaford as soon as this spring. More...

Massapequans help bring Christmas cheer to many families

A group of residents and businesses came together Dec. 24 at United Skates of America hosting a Christmas party for families in need. The event brought holiday smiles to more than 100 attendees and volunteers. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . . .

Editor's Note: We are pleased that "Pets, Pets, Pets" is nominated for Best Newspaper Column in the 2007 Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA) competition. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 17 •Town of Oyster Bay Planning Advisory Board Meeting: 7 p.m. Town Board hearing room, Town Hall East, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. More...

Congregation Beth-El to hold Tu Bishvat celebration Jan. 20

Congregation Beth-El will be celebrating Tu Bushvat with a community seder on Sun., Jan. 20, 10 a.m. Tu Bishvat, which means "the 15th of the month of Shvat," is the New Year for trees. More...

Train Show Fundraiser to be held Jan. 19th

Mark your calendar and plan on bringing the entire family to the Bethpage High School PTSA train show and gift fair spectacular, to be held at Bethpage High School, Stewart Avenue, Jan. 19. The train show is from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial

It's now time to speak up

Ifyou have not made efforts to get down to a school board or budget meeting in your community, now is the time to add that to your agenda. More...

The Long Island storm that wasn't

Weather forecasters predicted up to 6-inches of snow this week that never materialized. Their mea culpa's included an explanation that it was just too warm on Long Island for the storm to have any impact. More...

Restauants are the recipe for thriving shopping centers

Sorry to see that Butera's is moving from the Southgate Shopping Center. While no tenant is reportedly moving into that space once Butera's leaves, we would hope that the landlord, Kaplan Associates, would seek another restaurant. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?