May 21, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa School Board upholds Bennett's petitions after holding controversial hearing

This story originally appeared on the Massapequa Post website on Friday. More...

Local scouts honored by Community United Methodist

Several Scouts were honored by the Community United Methodist Church, 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa, on Scout Day, March 9. More...

Memorial Day Parade Monday

Sgt. Peter F. Colleran Post #7763, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion Post #1066 are jointly conducting the Memorial Day Parade and Service in the Mssapequas. The date is Mon. May 26, and the starting time is 10 a.m., sharp. More...

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Schools/Sports

Joe Votinelli nominated for award due to submission of winning essay by Jamie Macchia

Joe Votinelli of the Massapequa Soccer Club was recently presented with the Sportsmanship Coach of the Year from the Long Island Junior Soccer League. More...

Massapequa Ladybugs take first place

The Massapequa Ladybugs girls under eight soccer team took first place in the East Islip Indoor Soccer Tournament on Feb. 23. The girls emerged victorious in the championship game after going to penalty kicks to break the tie. More...

Massapequa Breakers end indoor season strong

The Massapequa Breakers, a girls under 11 travel soccer team for the Massapequa Soccer Club ended its indoor season successfully. First the team went to Southbay Sportsplex in Calverton and came in second place against some strong competition. More...

Obituaries

Nancy Spaeth-Cortez: Amityville resident and volunteer

Longtime Amityville resident and volunteer, Nancy E. Spaeth-Cortez, died April 28, 2008 at New Island Hospital in Bethpage. She was 68. More...

Opinion

One who represents so many lost Americans

Editorial

A young Marine by the name of Mike Strank landed on the beaches of Iwo Jima in 1945. More...

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Schmitt: County is deaf to cries of taxpayers stressed to the limit

Public commentary

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to your editorial, "Government at all levels needs to spend less," dated April 30, 2008. I could not agree with you more. The nation's economy is weakening, and this is a scary state of affairs. More...

News for May 27, 2008: Former Pequan Dr. Milton Welt dies

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Today's news, May 25, 2008: Massapequa Memorial Day Parade

Today, Massapequan's remembered America's fallen heros and held its annual Memorial Day Parade. More...

Blue Angels to use Republic Airport as base for Memorial Day weekend Air Show

As part of the Memorial Day weekend air show slated for Jones Beach, Republic Airport, Farmingdale, will be hosting the United States Navy's precision demonstration team, the Blue Angels. More...

Grandson of local residents promoted by U.S. Navy

Navy Seaman Apprentice Robert W. Dedon, grandson of George E. and Sigrid Dedon of Massapequa, was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. More...

Flowers for Mother's Day

There were a lot of happy Mom's this Mother Day thanks to the hard work of Massapequa School District's McKenna's PTA Plant sale Chairperson, Terri Hutchinson. The two-day sale was a hugh hit! More...

 

People/Social

Army Pvt. Matt E. Losito graduates basic training

Army Pvt. Matt E. Losito has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia. More...

Announcing the engagement of Jessica Bianco to Paul Tate

Mr. And Mrs. Paul Tate of Massapequa announce the engagement of their son, Paul Tate, Jr. to Jessica Bianco, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Bianco of Lindenhurst. A fall 2008 wedding is planned. Paul is a 1996 Massapequa High School graduate. More...

Eagle Scout from Massapequa donates to Knights of Columbus

Chris Butt, a local Eagle Scout from Massapequa, donated several items to the Knights of Columbus #6911, in Massapequa Park. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Search for Sensation-Part 16: Many roads have been explored while hunting for Babylon's elusive Westminster Kennel Club clubhouse (1880-1904). More...

Events & Calendar

Maria Regina puts on Seussical Jr.

On Fri., April 11 and Sat., April 12, Maria Regina School in Seaford put on the show Seussical, Jr. The show was performed by students in the fifth through eighth grades and directed by Brian Stalter. More...

T.O.B. beaches open weekends starting May 24

According to Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano, Town of Oyster Bay residents can start enjoying Tobay Beach, Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beach in Oyster Bay, Centre Island Beach and Philip B. More...

Long Island National Cemetery Memorial Day Service

The L. I. National Cemetery memorial Organization invites the public to attend the annual Memorial Day Service, Sun., May 25, 1:30 p.m. at the Long Island National Cemetery, Wellwood Avenue entrance, Farmingdale. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right To Know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWABS, INC. ASSETBACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-IM3, Plaintiff, AGAINST ANDREW STEINBERG, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?