April 9, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Flaherty goes public with district's charges

When the Massapequa School Board voted suddenly in June to suspend Dr. Maureen Flaherty, the community was shocked. More...

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Massapequa students extend holiday spirit of giving

With character education taking a leading role in the classroom experience in the Massapequa Public School District, it is not surprising that the generosity and compassion of Massapequa's students and community is a year round occurrence. More...

Farmingdale High School student government participates in food drive

Farmingdale High School students initiated a community food drive. Students, faculty and community members donated canned goods for the needy. More...

Ames students mix it up challenge social boundaries

Every year, many students share a common concern about the difficulties of fitting in at school. Nowhere in school are social boundaries more clearly drawn than in the cafeteria. On Nov. More...

Obituaries

George Belajac of Massapequa, 92

Longtime Massapequa resident and retired U.S. Postal employee George Belajac died March 17, 2008 at his home. He was 92. More...

Nicholas Krauszer, Amityville resident

Longtime Amityville resident Nicholas "Nick" R. Krauszer, who had a long and distinguished career with the U.S. Army, died March 24, 2008 at Parkview Nursing Home in Mass- apequa. He was 89. 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...

Massapequa School Board appoints Charles Sulc as new superintendent

The Massapequa School Board voted last week to appoint Acting Superintendent of Schools Charles Sulc the district's superintendent, effective Sept. 12, 2008. He replaces Dr. More...

Bennett announces candidacy for school board; holds public forum on MSD issues

Massapequa School Board Trustee Tim Taylor held a meeting recently to announce his endorsement for Gary Bennett for school board, and to let the candidate introduce his ideas on how the school district can save money. More...

Massapequa Park Village to vote on budget next week

Massapequa Park Village officials are expected to vote on the 2008-09 Village budget next week, a budget that calls for an increase in spending of 5.4 percent and a 2 percent anticipated increase in the current village tax rate from $8.37 to $8.54. More...

 

People/Social

Klestinec Park gazebo donated by Massapequa Chamber of Commerce

The Massapequa Chamber of Commerce has purchased and donated the gazebo placed at Klestinec Park, Broadway, Massapequa, as a special thank you to the residents of Massapequa in honor of its 60th anniversary. More...

YES offers presentation on underage substance abuse tonight

Massapequa Junior/Senior High School PTSA, Health, Wellness and Safety Committee will host a presentation by YES Community Counseling Center of Underage Drinking and Drugging, WE Are Not Immune, tonight at 7:45 p.m., at the Massapequa High School M More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . .

- The continuing search for Sensation has gone high tech. It was an absolute honor to have Dr. 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

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, April 10 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Regular Meeting: 8 p.m.; Central OfficeBd. Room, 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. For further info., call 797-6600. More...

Tea with Pulitzer Prize winner, Irene Virag, April 16

The Massapequa Park Garden Club will host a tea with Irene Virag on Wed., April 16, 7 p.m. at Massapequa Park Village Hall. The event will combine the group's annual fundraiser with fundraising for breast cancer research. More...

Mayor thanks volunteers for holiday open house

Mayor James Altadonna and the Board of Trustees recently thanked volunteers for their assistance during the Holiday Open House. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right To Know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. BOARD OF MANAGERS OF CAMEO TOWNHOUSES AT MASSAPEQUA, Pltf. vs. JOSHUA STEINBERGER A/K/A JOSHUA MYLES STEINBERGER, et al Defts. Index #07-10159. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated Jan. More...

Poll

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