July 16, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Community gears up for Wounded Warrior Ride

Event to recognize injured veterans, supporters wanted

Veterans groups, fire departments, scouts, athletic organizations and individuals are being asked to set aside some time on Fri., July 25 to support Soldier Ride, a Wounded Warrior Project organized to raise awareness of the brave young men and wom More...

One Soldier's Story

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Pets, Pets, Pets

On the road to rescue "Don," the lemon and white Pointer made two symbolic stops. More...

Library

POST LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •Senior Connections Information and Referral Service will be at the Central Avenue Library, Mondays and Fridays, 10 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Emil J. Cisarik, charter member of South Farmingdale Fire Department

To the community of South Farmingdale, Emil J. Cisarik was a hero. A charter member and ex-captain of the South Farmingdale Fire Department, and volun­teer since 1960, he once pulled a 300-pound man out of a burning building. More...

Opinion

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Take part in the "Pride Ride"

A special event to help returning veterans who have sustained serious injuries, including amputations, in Iraq and Afghanistan will be taking place locally. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS-

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Plainedge School Board needs to learn a basic lesson: play nice together

Dear Editor: I feel the need to express my disappointment at the outcome of the Plainedge School Board reorganization meeting held July 1, 2008. For the first time in Plainedge history, the school board was unable to elect a Vice President. Mrs. More...

Natalie Ciappa's parents and friends speak out; remember a talented girl

Revelation of heroin use by young people raises public concern

The Plainedge community was devastated by the tragic death of Natalie Ciappa, one of its graduating high school seniors who was found dead in the home of a friend June 22. More...

Local folks in the News

The Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas welcomed Nassau County Comptroller Howard Weitzman who spoke about the county's finances at a recent meeting of the organization, which was held at Dick & Dora's Restaurant in Massapequa. More...

 

Schools/Sports

MHS holds Alumni Career Day

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola, left, re­cently participated in the Massapequa High School - Ames Campus Alumni Career Day. At the event, The Town Clerk spoke to students about his role as a public official. More...

'Pequa Lacrosse helps out

On Sun., May 4, the Massapequa boys and girls varsity lacrosse teams, their coaches and the Massapequa Lacrosse Club, volun­teered to walk in the MS Walk at Belmont Lake State Park. More...

Events & Calendar

Summer Concert Series

Music Under the Stars will feature The Wrenditions, Kid Kyle and The Chiclettes at Ellsworth Allen Park, Motor Ave., Farmingdale, Mon., July 21. More...

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 17 •Scrabble: 12:15 to 3:15 p.m., Plainedge Public Library, 1060 Hicksville Rd., Massapequa. For fur­ther info., call 827-9506. More...

GSB Forum presents All My Sons July 23rd

The Great South Bay Forum on Public Affairs presents Arthur Miller's All My Sons, Wed., July 23, 7:30 p.m. at the Bar Harbor Library, 40 Harbor La., Massapequa Park. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

Notice of Formation of GRACE UNLIMITED LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company, Ar­ticles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York ("SSNY") on 5/20/2008. NY location: Nassau County. More...