August 5, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Breakfast and a movie for MPK Summer Rec kids

The Massapequa Park Summer Recreation program is in full swing. On Tues., July 28, youngsters, 8-11, had breakfast along Park Boulevard and then headed off to a movie with their leaders, Heather LoBianco, Lindsay Hies and Danielle Berardo. More...

Soldiers' Angels fund-raiser

Soldiers' Angels, a national organization of volun­teers that supports our troops, veterans, families of the military and the wounded, is hosting a summer fund-raiser Aug. 9. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Softball Seeks State Championships

On July 27 the Massapequa Inter More...

Science of Spirituality programs offered

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, 79 County Line Rd., Amityville will be offering two programs in the near future. On Sat., Aug. 22, 9:30 a.m. More...

Plant a row for the hungry

The social action committee of Temple B'nai Torah of Wantagh has partnered with the Vineyard Church of Rockville Centre to plant a row for the hungry. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Merchants' Corner

It's that time of year again - Our annual street fair will be here very soon. Mark your calendars for Sat., Aug 8 and Sun., Aug. 9, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

by Joanne Anderson

Search for Sensation Continues: Biplanes and Sensation, the world's most famous Pointer…How do they connect? More...

Obituaries

Phyllis Fetscher, Massapequa Park resident, longtime Community Methodist Church member

Longtime Massapequa Park resident Phyllis M. Fetscher died July 21, 2009 at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn. She was 79. She was born on Dec. 15, 1929 in Mineola to William S. and Ethel (Bookhammer) Mason. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Executive Gateways LLC Arts. of Org. filed with Sec More...

Staffing changes in Massapequa Schools to help district focus on curriculum

Board phases out vice principals; hires executive assistants instead

Afterreviewing the district's administrative structure as part of its annual goals, the Massapequa School Board moved recently to phase out the position of vice principals. In their place, the board established positions for executive assistants. More...

In the News

In the 19th century, a popular form of entertainment involved listening to fiddle tunes and dancing to the calls of the local dance-master. More...

Former Pequan coaches Irish lacrosse team

In 2007, Chris Arnold and his wife Kelly wanted a change of scenery, so the former Massapequa native moved from Tampa Bay to Ireland. More...

Massapequa Chamber installs officers and board of directors

The Massapequa Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual luncheon and installation of officers. The event was held June 25, at Katie Daly's. Sworn in as president for another term was Robert R. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Woman's Club holds closing luncheon

The Amityville Woman's Club held its annual meeting and closing lun­cheon May 12 at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. It was memorable for the amount of activi­ties that took place. More...

Tricarico and Horowitz graduate

On June 24 Danny Tricarico and Stephen Horowitz, both of Massapequa Park, gradu­ated from AHRC's Children's Education Center. Representing the Massapequa School District, was Robin Murray, school psychologist. More...

Unqua Teacher visits Bethpage Village Restoration

Mrs. Valenti a third grade teacher at Massapequa's Unqua Elementary School, along with her class, pose for a picture with the Mayor at Bethpage Village Restora­tion. The children enjoyed a day going back in time. 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, 11 a.m.; More...

Events & Calendar

Remembering Woodstock with Pete Fornatale

On Mon., Aug. 24, 7 p.m. join author and former WNEW-FM Radio DJ Pete Fornatale in celebrating the music and spirit of Woodstock at the Farmingdale Public Library, 116 Merritts Rd. More...

BBCC distributes Circle of Hope bracelets

The Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition (BBCC) is a distributor of the Circle of Hope bracelets. Volunteers make all the unique bracelets and the variety of colors and styles are extensive. More...

South Shore Audubon Bird Walks in Merrick and Oceanside

South Shore Audubon Society has re­sumed the Sunday morning bird walks after a summer break. Join the Society for walks on Sun., Aug. 23 at Norman J. More...

Poll

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