August 19, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa high school students recognized for random act of kindness

What does "doing the right thing" mean to young people in our community today? Most would imagine giving up one's seat on the bus or holding the door open for the person behind you. But John McMahon Jr. More...

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Schools/Sports

Albany Ave. Student Council holds award ceremony

The Albany Avenue Elementary School Student Council Awards Ceremony, North Massapequa, recognized fourth and fifth graders for their civic involvement, such as running a senior citizen breakfast and donating funds to the Guide Dog Foundation. More...

Ducks celebrate All-Time team

Ducks celebrate all-time team For the Ducks 10th anniversary season, the organization celebrated the historic year by naming an All-Time team, comprised of the best to ever wear a Long Island jersey. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

This is a plea for one particular Pit Bull, lost in a sea of canine clones, struggling to be noticed again. For a brief time, the Pit lived with someone completely devoted to him. More...

Obituaries

Francis G. King, veteran of WWII and former Massapequa Park Village trustee

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and former Trustee Francis (Jerry) G. King, who lived for 50 years on Philadelphia Avenue, Massapequa Park, died peacefully on June 9, 2009 in Aiken, South Carolina after a long illness. More...

Opinion

Our losses are too great to give up the fight against drunk driving

Editorial

The number of tragic deaths recently that are directly attributable to drunk drivers is a sober reminder that despite all that our society has done to curb this behavior, too many continue to drink and get behind the wheel of a car. More...

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Guest Editorial: A tribute to a quintessential Massapequan

It is not oftenthat my thoughts drift this far back in time… to that place, that place that forged it's brand on myself and all of my siblings...that very special place they call Massapequa and we call home. More...

Massapequa father recounts the life of his daughter who was killed by a drunk driver

Dad's Masterpiece: ThePatricia Masotto Story is a biography by Jeff Clark that tells the story of one of the greatest female soccer players Long Island has ever seen. More...

Labriola at artist's tea

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola (left) recently attended the "Meet the Artist" Tea Affair at the Bar Harbor Library in Massapequa, where the current artwork of Vivenne S. Lenahan (right) is on display. More...

Massapequa Park Merchants Festival, Aug 8 & 9, 2009

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People/Social

Weitzman awards Massapequa HS student with 2009 Comptroller Achievement Award

Nassau County Comptroller Howard Weitzman recently awarded Alexander Novet from Massapequa High School with the 2009 Comptroller Achievement Award. More...

Massapequa resident, Jennifer Rando Cristiano named Associate of Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein P.C.

Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. announced that Massapequa resident Jennifer Rando Cristiano has been named an associate of the firm. Thefirm, whose members include Joseph A. Suozzi, former State Supreme Court Judge; Hon. John V.N. More...

Farmingdale Board of Education presents friend of education award to Connie Fisher

Each year, the Farmingdale Board of Education presents its Friend of Education Award to an individual who has shown exemplary service and commitment to the children of the Farmingdale School District. More...

Library

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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, More...

Events & Calendar

American Legion Post 1066 to hold ceremony September 19

On Sat., Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Massapequa American Legion Post 1066 will have its annual Memorial Garden Ceremony and Flag Retirement. The Post is located at 66 Veterans Blvd., Massapequa. For further information, call 795-1504. More...

BHS Class of 1954 reunion Sept. 10

The Class of 1954 of Babylon High School is holding a 55th class reunion Thurs., Sept. 10 at the Venetian Yacht Club in Babylon. Classmates from other classes are also welcome. 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...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE FOR FREMONT HOME LOAN TRUST SERIES 2006-3 , Plaintiff, AGAINST PAUL RIEDEL, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?