September 24, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Folks In the NEWS

NMFD to host annual Rag-A-Muffin parade

The North Massapequa Fire Department (NMFD), in conjunction with participating local merchants and organizations, will be hosting its 34th Annual Children's Rag-A-Muffin Costume Parade Sun., Oct. 26. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"Elvis", reincarnated in the compact form of a Parson Russell Terrier, has already had more than his Warhol-allotted fifteen minutes of fame. First a lavish Bark Mitzvah; then a TV role on a canine "Survivor" show. Ain't nothin' but a Hound Dog? More...

Poster Pets of the Week

Spike, left and Memphis, right More...

Obituaries

Horty Dufek: Massapequa resident, dedicated mother of 15, grandmother to many

Loving mother and grandmother to many, Hortense "Horty" S. Dufek, who had lived in Massapequa, was admired for never forgetting a birthday of anyone in her large family. She died September 6, 2008 in Shakopee, Minnesota at 96. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. GRP LOAN, LLC, Pltf. vs. RICHARD E. SCHRIER, et al, Defts. Index #06- 016244. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated Sept. 10, 2007, I will sell at public auction on Tuesday, Oct. More...

Residents mount petition campaign to freeze teachers' salaries in Massapequa

A group of Massapequa residents are gathering names on a petition asking the Massapequa School Board to press for a wage-freeze for teachers over the next two years. More...

Spirit Week and Homecoming in Massapequa H.S. Saturday

The Massapequa High School Spirit Week and Homecoming tradition will continue this year with an array of events culminating with our annual pep rally, homecoming parade and football game on Sat., Sept. 27. More...

Nursing Home Chef Arrested for assault

A cook at the Bristol Nursing Home in Massapequa was arrested for menacing after slapping a coworker and chasing her with a hot spatula. After arguing with another employee, Angela G. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Auditorium named in honor of coach Kittle

Amityville'e Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School Auditorium was officially renamed the Lonnie Kittle Auditorium in honor of former teacher, wrestling coach and supervising principal Henry "Lonnie" Kittle, who contributed greatly to the success o More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •The Harbor Lane Library offers space to play intergenerational chess, Fridays, 2 p.m. Registration is requested but not required. More...

Events & Calendar

Post CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

NMFD to hold blood drive on Oct. 1

shortage across Long Island, North Massapequa Fire Department Chief Sean K. Abrams is urging residents to participate in the Department's semi-annual blood drive scheduled for Wed., Oct. 1, 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Sixth Homeowners cleanup scheduled for Sept. 27

The sixth of eight Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place on Sat., Sept. 27, according to Town Councilman Joe Muscarella. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Homecoming is time to make memories, not trouble

Over the next few weeks, school districts throughout Long Island will be celebrating Homecoming. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Bennett: Raises to administrators means less for the students in MSD

Dear Editor, It is indeed a sad day when school board members resort to intimidation and attempts to openly force another school board member to vote to approve already irresponsibly high salaries that continue to break the backs of Massapequa re More...

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