March 25, 2009 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

B'Nai Torah to hold Atlantic City trip

The Chai Club of Temple B'Nai Torah will be holding a trip to Atlantic City, Sun., June 7. The cost is $40 for Temple members and $42 for non- Temple members. More...

MHS students' Project H.O.P.E. Goes Public

Members of the Massapequa High School - Ames Campus Ames Character Team (A.C.T.) attended the Know Me, Know My Name conference at Hofstra University as a springboard to promote their action plan, Project H.O.P.E., (Helping Other People Everyday). More...

Champs soccer wins first

The Massapequa Champs took first place in the East Islip Indoor Soccer Tournament in the boys U-7 age group. The boys were undefeated and only allowed one goal in the tournament. More...

Edible fractions

Students at Grace Day School, Massapequa, are learning about fractions. The children used the skills of measurement and fractional parts and doubled their recipes to achieve success. More...

McKenna Elementary students study life in the preserve at Brookhaven National Lab

In a special school-community partnership that involves Massapequa's McKenna Elementary School, Brookhaven National Laboratory and the Massapequa Preserve, students and teachers at McKenna Elementary School have turned the Preserve into a living cl More...

Plainedge School District pride at its finest

The Plainedge School District announced that all seven Plainedge High School varsity fall athletic teams have qualified for the New York State S chol ar-Athl e te Team Award. More...

Help solve Long I Island's feral cat problem

Bideawee, one of the nation's oldest and largest humane organizations, invites you to a free workshop about managing the feral cat population on Sat., March 28, 1 p.m. at the Bideawee Learning Center for People and Pets in Wantagh. More...

Seniors at higher risk for anemia: Know the signs

(NewsUSA) - It is estimated that one in 10 people over the age of 65 is anemic. Anemia is the most common blood disorder and a serious medical condition, although many patients may mistake its symptoms for daily fatigue and stress. More...

Point Lookout Bird Walk March 29

Join the South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sun., March 29, 9:30 a.m. to noon in Point Lookout Town Park and Lido Beach Passive Nature Preserve. More...

Post CALENDAR

Thefollowing 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, March 26 •Plainedge Bd. of Ed. More...

Maria Regina students celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss

On Tues., March 3, the students of Maria Regina School in Seaford celebrated Read Across America in honor of Dr. Seuss' birthday. His birthday is actually March 2, but the event was postponed due to a snow day. More...

Diabetes self-management program offered

Dr. Humayun J. More...

Ladybugs soccer wins first

The Massapequa Ladybugs Girls U-9 soccer team took first place in the East Islip Indoor Soccer Tournament on Feb. 22. The girls were undefeated while keeping their opponents scoreless in four games. More...

Farmingdale student nominated to United States Military Academy

Congressman Pete King (R-Seaford) congratulates Thomas-James Martin of Farmingdale for earning a Congressional Nomination to the U.S. Military Academy. Martin will be graduating from Farmingdale High School this spring. More...

SFWD official cautions residents about intruders

TheSouth Farmingdale Water District (SFWD) has issued a request to all residents urging them to use caution when someone claiming to be a water district employee appears on your doorstep to read a water meter, confirm a leak or sell you a water fil More...

Farmingdale High School student National Merit Scholar semifinalist

James Benner, a Farmingdale High School senior has been named as a National Merit Scholarship semi-finalist. More...

Massapequa Philharmonic presents violinist Korbinian Altenberger

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of its Principal Conductor, David Leibowitz, continues its 26th season of free concerts with violinist, Korbinian Altenberger, More...

Health Tip

You can give spring colds the cold shoulder by following a simple rule: wash your hands frequently during the day. More...

Massapequa Post Office Hosts Passport Fair

As a convenience to postal customers, the Massapequa Post Office will host a passport fair and accept passport applications on Sat., March 28, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Massapequa Post Office, 80 Killians Rd., Massapequa, NY 11758. More...

Redecorate your home with light

(NewsUSA) - When it comes to home decorating, lighting proves just as important as paint color. Quality lighting allows residents to perform tasks without eyestrain and creates a warm, comfortable feel. More...