October 7, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Dalers beat Calhoun 35-7

On Sept. 11, the Farmingdale football team defeated Calhoun 35-7. Kevin Wahl had 15 carries for 111 yards and two touchdowns in Nassau Conference I. Pat Dunne added three receptions for 40 yards and two touchdowns. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Fowl Ball!

Ducks lose in Liberty Division Championship

The Ducks made it interesting, but Southern Maryland grabbed a 7-5 vic­tory in the deciding fifth game of the Liberty Division playoffs. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Long Island’s own President- Theodore Roosevelt (1958-1919) - was a visionary conservationist. 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...

Applications for Holiday Concert tickets in ToBay now available

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that applications for the lottery to distribute tickets to the 2009 free Holiday Concerts are now available. More...

MPK officials play in Bocce Tournament

Mayor James Altadonna and Trustees Harry Jacobson, Teresa Spinosa and Jerry Laricchiuta with the bocce players who participated in the Annual Bocce Tournament held on Sept. 12. More...

Massapequa Girls Basketball team to hold car wash fundraiser - Free Access

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In the News

Unqua welcomes students back to school with BBQ

On Sept. 29, Unqua Elementary School in Massapequa held its back-to-school barbecue. More...

Amityville Historical Society to host lecture on Long Island Homes October 14th

The Amityville Historical Society invites the com­munity to its general meeting Wed., Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m. at the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway Amityville. More...

MPK hosts 9/11 Memorial ceremonies

Massapequa Park Village held a 9/11 service honoring those killed at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennyslvania. The ceremonies were moved indoors to the Village Hall due to the rainy weather on Sept. 11th. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Fire Department’s “Canoe for Kids” race at John Burns Park

On Sat. Aug. 8, the Massapequa Fire Department held its fifteenth annual Canoe For Kids canoe races at John Burns Park. More...

Two local residents from H2M Architectural Firm have earned accreditation

The formation of the H2M Sus­tainability Group has inspired more and more staff members to become LEED Accredited. H2M, an architectural, engineering, planning and environmental ser­vices More...

Suffolk County Girl Scouts Gold Awards ceremony held at Northwestern Elementary School

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola was on hand for Unit #19 of Suffolk County Girl Scouts Gold Awards ceremony held at North­western Elementary School in Amityville and recognized Girl Scout Gold Award Honoree Corine Jackman. More...

Obituaries

Jacques V.E. Bernard, Vestryman and Senior Warden at Grace Episcopal Church in Massapequa

Jacques V.E. Bernard, a former Massapequa resident, died Sept. 3, 2009 at North Shore Medical Center, Salem, Massachusetts. He was 87, and the father of Amityville resident Susan Handler. Mr. Bernard was born Jan. More...

Opinion

Lawmakers are right, sober houses need closer monitoring

The opening of a sober home in a community presents tremendous opportunities, as well as potential problems. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Readers respond to letter writer about health care

Dear Editor: “Is there a crisis” in our health care system? (“Health-care issue needs to become part of a rational debate,” Sept. 17 letters) More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?