June 11, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Water Districts win lawsuit to be reimbursed for monitoring wells

The Massapequa and South Farmingdale Water Districts are being reimbursed for money they spent on monitoring wells to ensure that toxins from the Liberty site do not contaminate the water supply. More...

Foley honored on his retirement

Bruce E. Foley, the Commissioner of the Department of Community and Youth Services of the Town of Oyster Bay, was honored at his retirement after 37 years of services. N.C. Leg. Peter J. More...

Mary Poppins comes to McKenna

McKenna music teacher, Kathleen McCree, put on a performance of "Changing Winds" better known as Mary Poppins. The students in grades 1-6 were all invited to participate in the drama club this year, which supported about 120 performers in all. More...

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Massapequa Park Village Merchants Association

Where commerce and community work hand-in-hand

We are so sorry to report that due to the fact that our insurance companies will no longer cover our dog show for animal bites or other related animal injuries, we have been forced to cancel the show. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Blaze is taken home

Part 2 of "The Fugitive Feist": Blaze Flies Home to Atlanta Saturday June 7th AirTran Flight 341 out of La Guardia had a special Babylon Shelter passenger, one who had been featured on News 12 the night before. More...

Events & Calendar

Massapequa Partnership for Career Development reflects on success

The Massapequa Partnership for Career Development recently held its final meeting of the 2007-2008 school year and reflected on the success. More...

Elokomin reunion planned for September

A reunion is planned for the USS Elokomin AO-55 of the U.S. Navy, Tues., Sept. 23 through Fri., Sept. 26 in Callicoon, New York. For further information contact Robert F. O'Sullivan, 25 Denny St., Dorchester, MA 02125. More...

Community Methodist holds Family Night

At Community United Methodist Church, 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa, children designed and created their own pizza pie for family night which also included a movie. Shown, left to right, are Joy, Mike, John and Christopher Fernandez. More...

Today's news, June 15, 2008: Sen. Hannon nmes Natalai Serrano essay winner

Senator Kemp Hannon (R-6th S.D.) recently congratulated Natalia Serrano of John H. West Elementary School in the Plainedge School District as a grand prize winner of Senator Hannon's 2008 There Ought To Be A Law contest. More...

Today's news, June 13, 2008: McKenna PTA presents Life Membership Awards

At its Recognition and Reorganization Meeting, the McKenna PTA awarded... More...

Local Folks Make the News

Nassau County Legislator Dave Mejias recently attended the opening day and parade of Plainedge Youth Baseball League's 50th Season. More...

South Farmingdale Water Commish resigns

South Farmingdale Water Commissioner Kurt Ludwig has stepped down and the district has recommended that the Town of Oyster Bay appoint Gary Brosnan, a former North Massapequa Fire Department chief. More...

Chiefs take game from West Islip to win Long Island Championship

The game was supposed to be a nailbiter. It was supposed to be a pitcher's duel. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa's Birch Lane student government coat drive

Last winter, and food pantries were running dangerously low on supplies. Many Long Islanders are faced with difficult times in the cold months. More...

Singing Sea Chanteys in Farmingdale

Mrs. Lutz's fourth-grade students from Woodward Parkway Elementary School in the Farmingdale School District have completed a unit on sea chanteys and whaling. More...

Massapequa AP scholars recognized by Board of Education

The Massapequa Public School District was recently notified by Albany that it has more reasons to celebrate the academic achievements of its students. More...

Obituaries

Richard Ernst, former MPK resident & CPA

Former Massapequa Park resident Richard "Dick" W. Ernst died May 21, 2008 in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. He was 87-years old and had lived with in Massapequa Park for almost 50 years. More...

Obituaries:

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...

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PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right To Know

3 CM PROPERTIES, LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC) filed with the Sec of State of NY on 12- 21-07. NY Office location: Nassau County. SSNY is designated as agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. More...