May 27, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Massapequans held their an­nual Memo­rial Day Parade Monday, while Long Islanders remembered the sacrifices of their veterans at Na­tional Cemetery at Farmingdale on Saturday, placing a flag on every grave for Memorial Day. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Some pet parents don't think their pets "need" heartworm pills. They are dead wrong. Please don't use the economy as an excuse to skip heartworm pre 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, Mo More...

Obituaries

Norma Harley: Amityville School Teacher

Amityville resident Norma Elaine Harley died April 24, 2009 at her home. She was 79. She was born July 22, 1929 in Kellerton, Iowa to Harold and Carol (Blattenburg) Pettis. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Government control is not always the answer

British philosopher John Locke, whose ideas were deeply embedded into the American cause and out­come, said "every man has a property in his own person. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

—by Kevin Eastwood
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Public Commentary

Code laws in Massapequa Park Village inconsistent as half-pipe case shows

Dear Editor: This is written in response to the article titled "Half-pipe case heads back to court in MPK" published in the Massapequa Post on Feb. 25. It's amazing how the Massapequa Park Mayor and the Trustees work. More...

Massapequa, Plainedge and Farmingdale school budgets pass

Bennett, Hoops lose to Caltabiano and Fisher in Massapequa

Voters in Massapequa, Farmingdale and Plainedge headed to the polls last week approving their school and library budgets and passing all other propositions. More...

In the News

Student expressions garner high awards

The Massapequa Public School District is pleased to congratulate Massapequa High School - Main Cam More...

Farmingdale students collect Pennies for Puppies

The Albany Avenue Student Council collected $485 through its "Pennies for Puppies" initiative. Monies collected will be donated to the Guide Dog Foundation located in Smithtown. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Local students make the grade

Kelley Schade, of Massapequa, was named to the honor's list at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, New Jersey for the fall 2008 semester. More...

Fowl Ball!

Losses pile up; Ducks sign pitcher Jake Dittler

In the games between May 10 and 18, the Ducks stockpiled four losses and had just one victory, a 9-7 win over Southern Maryland on May 12. The Ducks, however, have managed to stay atop the Liberty Division with a 12-9 record. 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 to be held at Mill Pond Park May 31

Join the South Shore Audubon Society for a bird walk at Mill Pond Park from 9:30 a.m. to noon on Sun., May 31. The group will meet at the Park on the north side of Merrick Road, west of the Wantagh State Parkway (Wantagh/Bell­more). More...

Bring your pets to Last Hope's Dog Walk and fun night May 30

Last Hope's Ninth Annual Dog Walk and fun night will be held Sat., May 30, 1 to 5 p.m. at Wantagh Park, Wantagh. Therain date is June 6. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC & LEGAL NOTICE - YOUR RIGHT TO KNOW

NOTICE TO BIDDERS MASSAPEQUA WATER DISTRICT 84 GRAND AVENUE MASSAPEQUA, NEW YORK 11758 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Board of Water Commissioners of the Massapequa Water District will receive sealed proposals to purchase from the Massapequa Wat More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?