September 23, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

CYO to honor Venditto and Labriola at role model dinner

Our Lady of Lourdes CYO, School and CCD will be holding a testimonial and role model dinner dance honoring Supervisor of the Town of Oyster Bay John Venditto and Town Clerk of Oyster Bay Steve Labriola, Fri., Oct. 23, 7 to 11 p.m. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

“Feed me!” It’s the “purrfect” ploy. Cats may not do what we want them to do, but they are vocally adept at manipulating us to do what they want, especially when it comes to providing room service. 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...

Grace Episcopal Church harvest fair to be held September 26

Grace Episcopal Church will hold its annual harvest fair, Sat., Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thechurch is located on the corner of Merrick Road and Cedar Shore Drive, Massapequa. More...

Heather Pendergast Fund golf outing to be held October 6

TheHeather Pendergast 1st Annual Golf Outing is being held at Eisenhower White Course Oct. 6. Shotgun is 7:30 a.m., and the cost per golfer is $125; $40 for lunch only. More...

Village revokes Smokin' Al's occupancy certificate; restaurateur promises to come into compliance

Smokin’ Al’s Famous Barbecue Joint wants a hog: a Smog-Hog, that is. More...

Good luck wishes to Pirates from N.C. Leg. Dave Mejias

N.C. Leg. Dave Mejias (D-Farmingdale), center, wished the Pirates Soccer team luck when they marched in the parade held in Farmingdale. More...

Doppy Open Golf Tournament this Saturday

The32nd annual Doppy Open Golf Tournament will be held Sat., Sept. 26 at the Cherry Creek Golf Course in Riverhead beginning at 12:30 p.m. followed by a cocktail hour and dinner. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Ducks win Ferry Cup

With a 6-1 win over the Bridgeport Bluefish on Sunday, September 13, the Ducks captured the first Ferry Cup – an annual season-long contest between both teams. TheDucks won 11 of the 20 meetings. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 More...

Obituaries

Patricia McGoey: Massapequa Park resident, loving Mom, friend and inspirational counselor

Patricia McGoey, a resident of Massapequa Park and a lecturer and counselor for the weight-loss company Think Thin, died Sept. 11, 2009. She was 63 years old. Twenty-five years ago, Mrs. McGoey lost 100 pounds under the Think Thinprogram. More...

Opinion

Editorial

September 28th is take-your-child-to-the-dinnertable day, an event designed to help parents recognize the value and importance of sitting down with their children over a meal. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Health-care debate raises serious questions

Dear Editor, Mr. Hessing uses a very valid viewpoint in stating, decisions should be made with rational judgment of the mind and not on feeling, emotion or whim. More...

Poll

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