May 20, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Ducks soaked in home opener

In terrible conditions of rain and wind, the Ducks lost its much-anticipated home opener to the Somerset Patriots, 6-3, May 1 at Citibank Park. Citibank Park. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Documenting the work of the Man's Best Friends during World War II

"It's amazing what a bond you can get with a dog when you spend so much time with it. It's just like being brothers."…Bruce Wellington, USMC dog handler during World War II Pearl Harbor ushered in an unfamiliar battleground. U.S. More...

Sun Strategies to save your skin­— and your life

May is Melanoma month and the people at LUCA Sunscreen LLC feel it's very im­portant that you know more about Mela­noma. Melanoma is the most deadly of all skin cancers and incidences of mela­noma are doubling every 10-20 years. More...

Getting older doesn't have to be painful

(NAPS)—These days, older Americans are on the go and are spending their retirement traveling, playing sports and volunteering. More...

Obituaries

Former Massapequa Park resident Janet A. Malone

Janet A. Malone, a former resident of Massapequa Park, died April 27, 2009 at Winthrop University Hospital in Mine­ola. Born in Brooklyn to John and Charlotte (Mooney) Strange, she married Howard Malone in St. Catherine of Genoa R.C. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Albany takes LIers for a ride­— again

What do schools, churches, senior citizen centers, fire departments, hospitals, town, county and state governments, libraries, nursery schools, day-care facilities, youth agencies, supermarkets, restaurants, delicatessens, dry cleaners, candy shops More...

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Public Commentary

Select exemptions burden other taxpayers

Dear Editor: The New York State Assessors' Association just doesn't understand the workings of state government. All the news coming from Albany is about real property tax relief. More...

In the Ne ws

First Tea Hall meeting in Massapequa Friday TheLong Island Tea Party of Massapequa is hosting a First Tea Hall Meeting Fri., May 22, 8 p.m. at Mar­jorie Post Park community center, Massapequa. More...

Article

Massapequa lost to Oceanside 2-0 Tues., May 12, but gave fans lots to cheer about. In photo, Chiefs Senior first baseman Matt Hardy slides in safely with a triple in the first inning. It was one of only two hits allowed by Oceanside. More...

 

People/Social

Dentist looks to give victims of domestic violence a new smile

Survivors of domestic violence who have received dental injuries from a former abusive partner are welcome to apply at www.givebackasmile.com.

Because of neglect, her teeth were so rotten they looked like marbleized bread. More...

Kerry Ann Geiler to wed Darius Samerotte

Arlene and Bill Geiler, of Massapequa Park, announce the engagement of their eldest daughter, Kerry Ann Geiler, to Darius Samerotte. Darius is the son of Mary and George Samerotte of Dallas, Oregon. Their engagement took place on Dec. 19, 2008. More...

Congressman King congratulates Massapequa residents on nominations

Congressman Peter King (R-Seaford) congratulated local residents for earning a Congressional Nomination to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. They are John Homola, of Massapequa, who will graduate from St. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue • 798-4607 Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •The Harbor Lane Library offers the following ongoing programs: aerobics and toning classes on Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; tournament Scrabble, Mondays, 1 More...

Upcoming Teen Programs at the Massapequa Public Library

The Massapequa Public Library's young adult department will host a teen game café on Fri., May 29, 4 p.m. at 523 Central Ave. Teens are invited to play the Library's collection of board games or to bring their own favorite games in from home. More...

Events & Calendar

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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, May 21 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. More...

County Clerk sends out call for volunteer lawyers

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O'Connell is look­ing for volunteer lawyers from the community to as­sist the court system in providing legal advice and as­sistance to residents. More...

Pythians seek new members

Mid Island Lodge No. 828 Knights of Pythias, a non-sectarian fraternal organization, is seeking new members and veterans interested in being involved in altruistic endeavors for community residents and vet­eran causes. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NAS­SAU COUNTY Champion Mortgage, a Di­vision of Key Bank, Nation­al Association, successor to the interests of Cham­pion Mortgage Co., Inc.; Plaintiff(s) vs. ELIZABETH M. More...