March 26, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

elected directors Nassau fire districts

Newly elected directors of Nassau County Association of Fire Districts include Commissioner Nicholas Paolucci and Treasurer Kevin P. More...

Athletic Notebook

Here's a look at how the local wrestlers did at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association wrestling championships at Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York on March 8 and 9: Amityville: After his 6-2 win over Westhampton Beach' More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . .

"A First for Ferals" in Babylon Town: On Saturday April 5th, the Town of Babylon will launch a free spay/neuter voucher distribution to assist in TNR (Trap/Neuter/Release) efforts of feral cats. More...

Library

At the Library...

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •A Notary Public is available by appointment only at both locations of the Massapequa Public Library. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, March 27 • Families Anonymous Self Help Program: 8 p.m. St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church, Merrick Rd. and Bayview Ave., Massapequa. More...

LI Yoga workshop

The Long Island Yoga Association will hold a workshop, Saturday, Feb. 9, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 407 Main St., Farmingdale. For more information call 631-261-1777 or visit www.longislandyogaassociation. More...

James Hughes of F'dale to receive distinguished teacher award

James Hughes from Farmingdale High School has been invited to receive the Distinguished Teacher 2008 award at the Harvard Club of Long Island University Relations Brunch in April. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Let's keep skateboarding athletes safe and near home

Two weeks ago, a group of youngsters were going door to door along Park Boulevard and asking shoppers there to sign a petition. This group was pleading their case admirably to each passerby, and we stopped to see what they were up to. More...

Public Commentary

New recycling law for plastic bags in Suffolk should get notice by Nassau lawmakers

DearEditor: Although I applaud any recycling effort, this law is just another lukewarm measure that does not seriously address the environmental and economic concerns caused by the continued manufacture and use of plastic bags (not to mention the More...

Tuesday, April 1: Suozzi & Levy to pull county patrol units from state-run Roads in face of state budget cuts

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Local skateboarders seeking a place they can call their own

For several years, young skateboarders in the Massapequas have been looking for a park of their own. More...

St. Martin's Swim team forges ahead with force

Coming off back-to-back victories against St. Anne's, the St. Martin's CYO swim team took on second place St. Raymond's of Far Rockaway. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa HS student awarded scholarship

Ryan Lamm, a student at Massapequa High School is one of 428 students from 31 countries and 31 United States to attend the Honeywell Scholars @ Presidential Classroom program from March 2 to 8 in Washington, D.C. More...

Local Armed Forces in the news

Marine Corps Pvt. Christopher D. Sagarino, son of Mary D. Sagarino of Farmingdale, and Dennis V. More...

Girl Scout cookie kick-off

Meaghan Sullivan, with help from Troop 2384, hosted Massapequa's First Cookie Kick Off. The night was a huge success with songs, games, activities, prizes and fun. The girls learned selling techniques to boost cookie sales! More...

Obituaries

Former Massapequa resident , Terese Angelillo, R.N. at 41

Former West Babylon and North Massapequa resident Terese A. Angelillo spent her life caring for others, both as a nurse and a loving mother. She died unexpectedly February 11, 2008 in Sarasota, Florida at the age of 41. More...

Attention families and funeral directors

Obituary notices are printed without charge, as space permits. Family members and funeral directors may submit obituary notices to us at 1045 B Park Blvd. MPK, 11762 or may call (516) 798- 5100. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right To Know

Resolution At a regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Amityville Public Library, Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk and Town of Oyster Bay, County of Nassau, New York, held at the Amityville Library, corner of John Street and Oak Street, More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?