January 28, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Basketball Chiefs prove themselves in Conference II

It is fair to say that the Massapequa Basketball Chiefs have come out with a chip on their shoulder this year. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

With the inauguration of our new President and the wave of hopeful change sweeping our nation, I'd like to spotlight ongoing positive trends in our Long Island town shelters that are already set in motion. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

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...

Events & Calendar

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...

Eighth grade students of Grace Day school celebrate volleyball victory

The eighth graders at Grace Day School, Massapequa, celebrate after their victory in the school's annual faculty/student volleyball game. The eighth graders swept the first two games of the match. More...

Massapequa Fire Commissioner honored

Massapequa Fire Commissioner Thomas McCarthy and Firefighter Pat Byrnes have been honored by the Nassau County Sheriff's Department Emerald Society as Irishman of the Year. More...

Opinion

Pubic awareness works

Editorial

The Nassau County Legislature's decision in December to pass a heroin notification law is an effort to do whatever possible to ensure that the public is made aware of problems involving the growing and deadly use of this drug, particularly among yo More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Writer provides another view of President Bush's administration

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: Ernest A. Howell says that "one of your readers thinks that my support of him is over the top." (See Public Commentary 1-21-09). Actually more than one, including myself. Mr. More...

Joe Pinto gets nod to become Oyster Bay Town Councilman

When Joe Pinto began coaching for the Massapequa International Little League, he worked closely with another coach, Angelo Delligatti. More...

Lady Chiefs Swim Team receives All-County Honor

Massapequa Chiefs swim team had a successful season coming in eighth in Nassau County. The 200 free relay team came in sixth place and received All County honor. More...

Photo

EXCITING WIN FOR CHIEFS: In photo, Massapequa's Dan Root takes the lead on a breakaway goal against Oceanside Jan. 11. The Chiefs were on the downside of the scoreboard and tied it up in the third quarter. More...

 

People/Social

The Marsh family of Massapequa Park celebrates the birth of Emma Catherine

Joseph and Nicole Marsh, of Massapequa Park, announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Catherine Marsh on Mon., Nov. 3, 2008, at 12:32 p.m. Emma weighed exactly eight pounds, and was 20 and one half inches long. More...

Bellmore's South Shore Country Day School collects toys for tots

The children at South Shore Country Day School in Bellmore collected over 400 toys to be distributed to families in need at Nassau Suffolk Law Services in Hempstead, Saint Barnabas Church in Bellmore, and Big Brothers Big Sisters in Levittown. More...

Massapequa's Langtry will join together in Harrow's first player sponsorship deal

Former Massapequa resident Brian Langtry and Harrow Sports, a Denver based manufacturer of athletic equipment and apparel, announced this week that they will join together in Harrow's first player sponsorship deal. More...

Obituaries

Gertrude Guenther: Globe Trotter, loving mother

Loving family matriarch and avid world traveler Gertrude Guenther died on Dec. 25, 2008 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She was 90 and had gifted her children with adventures of a lifetime with trips all over the world. More...

Hannah Crews: devoted Ephesus Church member

Longtime Amityville resident and devoted evangelist Hannah C. Crews, died Dec. 25, 2008 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. She was 75. She was born Feb. More...

CORRECTION :

Alexander Giordano,whose obituary ran in the Jan. 21, 2009 edition, also leaves behind his great niece Alyssa Baule. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU ARGENT MORTGAGE CO., LLC, Plaintiff against JANET LOTITO, JOHN LOTITO, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on September 9, 2005. More...