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Schools/Sports

St. William students race for smartboards

The students at St. William the Abbot School (SWS) in Seaford are "Racing" for Smart Boards in every classroom and new physical education equipment. On April 8 at 11:30 a.m. More...

Congressman King congratulates Massapequa residents on nomination

Congressman Peter King (R-Sea­ford) congratulated local residents for earning a Congressional Nomination to the U.S. Naval Academy. More...

Program to alert public to deceptive practices in student loan industry

On May 12, 2008, Massapequa Junior/Senior High School PTSA will hold its May General Meeting at 7:30 pm at the MHS Ames Campus Cafeteria on Pittsburgh Avenue, Massapequa, New York. More...

Obituaries

Donald Corcoran: Army Veteran and longtime Massapequan

Longtime Massapequa resident and family patriarch Donald F. Corcoran, Sr. died March 25, 2009 at his home. He was 80 and had lived in Massapequa for 48 years. More...

Charles Bueltman, U.S. Navy and Marine Veteran

A memorial service will be held May 23 for former resident Charles Gustave Bueltman who died March 30, 2009 in Birmingham, Alabama. He was 83. He was born July 21, 1926 in Farmingdale to Gustave Theodore and Dorothy Amelia Walters Bueltman. More...

Memorial Service for Henry Guardiola

A memorial service will be held for Henry (Harry) William Guardiola, a for­mer Massapequa resident who died March 18. Theservice will be held at his home May 2 at 1 p.m. A light repast will follow. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - AURORA LOAN SER­VICES, LLC, Plaintiff, AGAINST JILLIAN PETIT­TO, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

School Board candidate Gary Bennett holds community meeting; calls for spending cuts

Massapequa resident and school board candidate Gary Bennett held a community meeting at Marjorie R. Post Community Park's community center late last month, sharing his views and his concerns about spend­ing in the school district. More...

Voters in Farmingdale library district approve new budget

On April 7, the Farmingdale library budget was ap­proved by voters 271 to 189. The $3,647,222 budget is an increase over this year's $3,150,569 spending plan. More...

 

People/Social

Amato and Formato families announce engagement of Lisa to Michael

Debbie and Tony Amato of Massapequa Park proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa Amato, to Michael Formato, son of Rinaldo and Anna Formato of Middle Village, Queens. Lisa and Michael met at Quinnipiac University. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"Twist" in the Sensa­tion Search: While hunt­ing for the location of the long gone Westmin­ster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse in Babylon, we've been visualizing the veranda facing east, over­looking Southards Pond. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •On Thurs., April 30, 7 p.m. 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...

Bird Walk May 10

Hempstead Lake State Park will be the location for the South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sun., May 10, 9:30 a.m. until noon. All are welcome. More...

Line dancing class begins May 5

If you live in the Town of Oyster Bay and have always wanted to learn to line dance, here's your chance. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Paterson is right, Albany needs to pick up its own tab for mandated services

Only government could come up with a proposal to save taxpayer money that would actually cost them $4 billion a year. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Public Commentary

Government regulation has its place in a free society

Dear Editor: In Christopher Noel Martinez's April 9 letter, he writes of fears of "an introduction to government reg More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?