December 3, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Second candidate throws his hat into ring in Massapequa Fire Commish race

Pat Pogan, a 19-year member of the Massapequa Fire Department who ran unsuccessfully for a seat on the Board of Fire Commissioners in Massapequa last year, has filed a petition to run again this year. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

'Tis the season to be jolly. Cats finally have a reason to kick up their heels. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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. THURSDAY, December 4 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. More...

Seaford Community Concert Band free concert

A free concert by the Seaford Community Concert Band under the direction of Alex Marks, will be given Sat. Dec. 13, 8 p.m. at the Seaford High School "Joe Manso" auditorium, 1575 Seamans Neck Rd., Seaford. More...

Nassau County Department of Senior Affairs offers free employment referrals

The Nassau County Department of Senior Citizen Affairs offers free employment referrals for both employers and mature workers. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL AND PUBLIC NOTICE — Your Right to Know

Notice is hereby give that an order entered by the Supreme Court, Nassau County on the 19th day of November, 2008, hearing Index No. More...

Water District Commissioners' races set for December 9th

It's that time of year when residents will be asked to vote in the local water district elections, which take place, Tues., December 9. More...

Plainedge students say thanks to our military

When members of the Plainedge Middle School National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) found out last year that one of their alumni and brother of a current eighth grader was serving in Iraq, they quickly rallied together to conduct a community service p More...

Evening of Shopping

East Lake Elementary School in Massapequa is holding an adult evening of shopping, Thurs., Dec. 4 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the school. Admission is $5, which includes 6 tickets for a holiday raffle. All proceeds will support the East Lake PTA. More...

 

Schools/Sports

New technologies greet Massapequa students who head back to school

Massapequa Public School District students were focused and energized as they began another academic year that promises to be a challenging educational experience. More...

Farmingdale School District performs classic story

This summer, students in the Farmingdale School District performed their own rendition of the Tortoise and the Hare. The ESL Elementary Summer Program students prepared for a production of the classic story. More...

Obituaries

Jane Donnellan: longtime 'Pequan, loving mother & grandmother

Longtime Massapequan and mother of eight, Jane Marie Donnellan, died Oct. 29, 2008. The 82-yearold cherished her family above all, said her husband, William J. "She was a great mom and grandmother," he said. More...

Opinion

Americans need a grown-up Christmas list

Editorial

The senseless death of Wal-Mart security guard Jdimytai Damour by a group of savage holiday shoppers who stampeded that store last week brings to mind another incident that highlighted the abysmal level of human sensitivity to life. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Holiday Super Sale Day ends in death

Public Commentary

Dear Editor, My family and I spent last week visiting Spain. The hotel had two English speaking TV channels both were news networks. More...

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