July 23, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville's Kevin White is AD at Duke University

If you scroll through the athletic web pages of some of the nation's top colleges there are a hand­ful of Long Island athletes and former Island natives on the administrative front. More...

MHS holds 52nd Annual Commencement

With 610 graduates and double that amount of proud family and friends, the Massapequa High School - Main Campus Class of 2008 filled the gymnasium of Farmingdale University during the district's 52nd Annual Commencement Exercises. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Local Kids in the News...

Berner students are stock market savvy After compet­ing against more than 1,300 teams from across Long Island, Berner Middle School students in the Massapequa Pub­lic School District took first place in the Stock Market Game sponsored by More...

High School Ambassadors Club members participate

Nineteen Farmingdale High School Ambassadors Club members partici­pated at the Nassau County Human Rights Convention. More...

Farmingdale school district holds annual pasta night

Stanley D. Saltz­man East Memorial School in the Farm­ingdale School Dis­trict recently held its annual Pasta Night. 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

Chris L. Hennings, of Massapequa Park, loving husband and father

Longtime Massapequa Park resident, Chris L. Hennings, who was dedicated to his family, died after a battle with melanoma July 7, 2008. He was 54. More...

Clement A. Hudson, former NC employee and veteran

Longtime Massapequa resident and Our Lady of Lourdes parishioner Clement "Clem" A. Hudson died June 22, 2008. 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...

Local athletes take part in Outback Challenge at Hofstra University

There are always perks when a school wins a county or Long Island title. Aside from the gaudy rings and a nice trophy, usually a handful of athletes get selected to postseason all-star teams and events. More...

Local folks in the News

Allison DeLuca of Massapequa, has been named to the spring 2008 Provost's list at Hofstra University. Allison is currently studying Accounting at Hofstra. More...

SCOUTS JOIN CHAMBER AT ANNUAL FESTIVAL:

Boy Scout Troop 185 posed for a photo at the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequa's annual festival held recently. Shown with scouts at the event are Chamber President Bob Barrett, Board Member Tony Ventieri, N.C. Leg. More...

 

People/Social

Gary Slavin named to Curian Capital's Everest Club

MetLife Securities announced that Gary Slavin, of Massapequa, has been named to Curian Capi­tal's Everest Club, a designation reserved for se­lect financial professionals who offer Curian's separately managed account (SMA) platform. More...

Girl Scout Brownie Troop 2632 plants flowers

On Tuesday, May 13, Lou Ulino, Past Commander of Massapequa American Legion Post 1066, the architect and founder of the Veter­ans Memorial Garden at the Legion Post and Adrienne Pollich, leader of Massapequa Girl Scout Brown­ie Troop 2632, More...

Local music educator advances in NYSSMA leadership

The New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) announced the appointment of Dr. Da­vid Gaines to the position of second vice president. Dr. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Time to get up on my soapbox: If you find a dog that is not wearing ID tags, the dog belongs in the town shelter ASAP- not stashed in your house, or tucked away at Aunt Tilly's. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 24 More...

Sen. Hannon to hold office hours at Massapequa Library

Senator Kemp Hannon (R-6th S.D.) an­nounced his community office will hold open office hours at two local libraries in the near future. More...

Outdoor Shabbat services return to Beth-El

Congregation Beth-El will be resuming its Out-and-About Shabbat services on Fri., Aug. 1, 7 p.m. The services are held outdoors, in a relaxed environment. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Make the beach a

We have reached the mid-summer point and like many people, we are looking back say­ing where have the lazy days of summer gone. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS-

Full Story

Cell phones and driving are a dangerous mix

Dear Editor: I would like to send a message to parents and neighbors. Please allow me a few minutes on my soapbox: Get off your cell phone while driving! More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?