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Thieves break into Alhambra Road residence; accost resident in wheelchair

A Massapequa family was accosted Tues., July 21, by two people who posed as police officers and broke into their home after being denied access. The incident occurred during the early morning hours. More...

Massapequa Coast 12's win Little League title

For the second consecutive year, the 12-year-old boys from Massapequa Coast Little League won the Little League District 31 Championship. The 2009 Championship gives Coast back-to-back titles, both years going undefeated. More...

Fifth 2009 Homeowners clean-up scheduled for Aug. 8

The fifth of eight 2009 Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place on Sat., Aug. 8, according to Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball! Ducks sign outfielder Jose Herrera; Ford inactive

Flock inks outfielder Jose Herrera Last week, the Ducks announced the signing of outfielder Jose Herrera, who hit .331 with 16 home runs and 93 RBI last season with Newark of the Atlantic League. More...

Massapequa Soccer Club adds two nationally acclaimed soccer talents

The Board of Directors of the Mas­sapequa Soccer Club, a club committed to player development and enjoyment at every level, announced that Chris Armas has been named director of coaching and Richard Nuttall is joining as technical di­rector More...

Massapequa wrestlers receive sixth State Scholar-Athlete Team award

The Massapequa High School - Main Campus wrestling team has once again won the state Scholar-Athlete Team award for the winter 2008-09 season. The team placed first out of 95 teams in the state with a combined average of 95.14. 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.; L More...

Obituaries

John Kusen, Massapequa resident, former Captain of the Massapequa Fire Department

John Kusen, a former Captain of the Massapequa Fire Department and resi­dent of Massapequa for 60 years, died on June 28, 2009 at the age of 89. Mr. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - J.P MORGAN MORTGAGE ACQUISITION CORP., Plaintiff, AGAINST MANJEET BAWA, EXCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT, LLC, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Fire leaves six homeless in North Massapequa

By Katie Capon and Carolyn James

For neighbors living on Chester Avenue in North Massapequa, it was the feeling of helplessness that affected them the most. More...

ToBay names Jane Ryan Distinguished Woman in Business

In honor of Women's History Month, the Town of Oyster Bay awarded women through­out the town with a town citation and a special pin for their accomplishments. More...

Amityville gets $4.3 million state grant for language and educational programs; it's the largest in school's history

Bolstered by a $4.3 million New York State Education grant over the next five years, the Amityville School district is working to put together the most expansive and comprehensive after-school program in its history. More...

Hagedorn Little Village holds annual golf classic

TheHagedorn Little Village School's Research and Development Center, Inc. hosted the 18th Annual Hagedorn Little Village Golf Classic June 1 at the Tam O'Shanter Club in Brookville. Theday's outing was a success. More...

 

People/Social

Patty Orzano fights unfair credit card fees

Massapequa businesswoman Patty Orzano is leading Long Island 7-Eleven's fight against what the company calls unfair credit card fees for small businesses. More...

Massapequa Park Lions Club presents Thomas Marzec with the club's yearly scholarship

The Massapequa Park Lions Club re­cently presented Thomas Marzec, a student at Massapequa High School, with the club's yearly scholarship. Marzec was recognized for his academic excellence, sportsmanship and community service. More...

Massapequa SEPTA hosts Make-A-Friend Day

On Sat., May 30th, over 130 special education students and their siblings met at Mckenna School in Massapequa to attend Massapequa SEPTA's Make-A-Friend event. Thechildren ranged in age from two to 17 years. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

" Old dogs, like old shoes, are comfortable. More...

Events & Calendar

Vendors wanted

Fall craft fair Sept. 26 Crafts vendors are wanted for the annual fall craft fair of Westminster United Presbyterian Church, 109 Udall Rd., West Islip to be held Sat., Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Therain date is Sat., Oct. 3, 10 a.m. 4 p.m. More...

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...

Monica Marshall makes fourth donation to Locks of Love

Monica Marshall, 13, recently donated her hair to the Locks of Love program, which provides natural-looking wigs for children who lose their hair as a result of cancer or other diseases. More...

Poll

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