July 1, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Commander Jack Hipp honored for service to community

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker (6th right) and Councilman Joseph G. More...

MPK Village hosting July Fourth Parade and other events

On Saturday, July 4th, the Village of Massapequa Park sponsor its annual Independence Day Parade beginning at 11:00 a.m. The parade will begin at Lake Shore Drive and Walker Street and travel south on Park Boulevard at Front Street. More...

Walker attends Change of Watch ceremony

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker (left) attended the Captree Power Squadron Annual Change of Watch ceremony honoring Outgoing Commander Robert A. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

"Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole."…. Roger Caras Roger Caras was our 20th Century St. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •TheHarbor Lane Library offersthe following ongoing programs: aerobics and toning classes on Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; tournament Scrabble, Mondays, 11 a.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. THURSDAY, July 2 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. More...

Free bay cruise July 11 and 12

Captains Charlie and Patty Buser of Babylon Village, owners of The Captree Star Charter Boat, bring the DELTA LADY to Long Island. More...

Realburgers™ for Real Heroes contest and sweepstakes

Real heroes are the people making a real difference in our lives and neighborhoods every day. They don't ask for thanks, but Applebee's believes they've earned it. More...

Massapequa players starring for Dowling Baseball team

Massapequa natives Colin Barnathan and Joe Trainor went from solid baseball programs in high school at Massapequa and St. Anthony's, respectively, to Dowling, where the chances of winning a national title were always within arms reach. More...

Julien LeGoff completes Eagle Scout project

When Julien LeGoff, a senior at Massapequa High School and member of Boy Scout Troop Five, was trying to come up with a service project to become an Eagle Scout, he had to look no further than his own school. More...

Republicans continue to fight and speak out against Nassau's energy tax

Nassau County Republicans are asking for the repeal of a new tax imposed by the N.C. Legislature at the request of Nassau County Exec. Tom Suozzi. Thenew tax is part of a plan to close a projected deficit in the county's budget. More...

Pack 690 visits Home Depot store

Tiger Den 3 of St. William the Abbot's Pack 690 recently visited the Copiague Home Depot where the boys created football helmet bookends. They enjoyed sanding, hammering and putting the pieces together on their own. More...

Soldier visits Maria Regina students

Last year, the students of Maria Regina School in Seaford collected supplies and sent them to several soldiers stationed in Iraq. More...

 

People/Social

Graduate: Nicole Muller

West Islip

Parents: Irene and Kenneth Muller. College attending in the fall: New School Universit y and Parsons New School Universit y of Design in New York City. Major: Fine Arts and Liberal Arts. More...

Graduate: Michelle Janaszak

Babylon

Parents: Jackie and Steve Janaszak. College attending in the fall: Boston University. Major: Marine Science with a minor in International Relations. More...

Graduate: Kerri Webb

Farmingdale

Parents: Maryann and Raymond Webb. College attending in the fall: Adelphi University. Major: Art Education. More...

Obituaries

Bobby Sims, l ifetime Amityvillian, worked in Massapequa

Lifelong Amityville resident Robert "Bobby" Lee Sims died following a long illness on May 19, 2009 at Christa House in West Babylon. He was 44. He was born Oct. 3, 1964 in Copiague to Allen Robinson and Joanne Sims. More...

Opinion

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A dose of reality about America's health care at 65

I hesitated to write this piece simply because it requires that I reveal I will be celebrating my 65th birthday. There is no way around it; I cannot relate this story without that key piece of information and my pride made me hesi More...

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Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Limited Liability Company (LLC) Name: CHAM­PION LANDSCAPING & DESIGN LLC. Arts of Org. filed with the Secy of State of New York (SSNY) on 03/19/2009. Officelo­cation: Nassau County. More...

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Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?