November 18, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

NMFD hosts Community Open House

The North Massapequa Fire Department held an Open House on Friday night, October 9, 2009 where the public was invited to view fire safety displays in the home. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The recording “Who Let the Dogs Out?” is #3 on a Rolling Stone poll of the most annoying songs of all time. It ranks right behind “The Macarena”. More...

Library

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

Events & Calendar

Friends of the Preserve meeting

Friends of Massapequa Preserve are holding a community meeting tonight, 7:30 p.m. at the Bar Harbor Library. 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...

Veterans Day ceremonies at LINC

Veterans Day ceremonies were held at Long Island National Cemetery this year, with the firing squad composed of members of the Babylon American Legion Post 94. More...

Opinion

This Christmas, revisit the story of Bethlehem

There are many images to be taken from the story of Bethlehem, but one seems particularly appropriate in the social, political and economic climate today. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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King speaks out against President's decision to try terrorists in US

Like many New Yorkers and members of the families of the nearly 3,000 innocent Americans murdered on that horrific Tuesday morning eight years ago, I’m outraged and insulted by President Obama’s decision to transfer Khalid Sheik Mohammed More...

Town of Oyster Bay approves 2010 budget; spending is down and the tax rate stable

The Town of Oyster Bay approved its 2010-11 budget last week, which calls for a stabilization of the current tax rate of $13.10. More...

MHS Homecoming celebrated under clear skies

Mother Nature shines on Massapequa HS Homecoming

For the first time in three years, the weather held out long enough for the Massapequa community to have the opportunity to enjoy a fun-filled day of Homecoming festivities. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa American LegionPost 1066 held their annual Memorial Garden Ceremony

The Massapequa American Legion Post 1066 held its annual Memorial Garden Ceremony and Flag Retirement Ceremony in the front of their hall located at 66 Veterans Blvd., Sat., Sept. 19. More...

Massapequa artist Yvonne Dagger follows her dream

Yvonne Dagger’s works are defined by poignant details and everyday objects that at first glance appear to be inconsequential. A black and white painting that transports you back in time is turned on its head by a single dot of color. More...

Troop 90 Scouts are honored for achieving the rank of Eagle

Massapequa Troop 90 of the Theodore Roosevelt Council announced that Joshua Klimaszewski, John Valerie, John Cangelosi and Nicolas DiVerde were honored for achieving the rank of Eagle. Theceremony took place on Fri., Sept. More...

Obituaries

John G. LaMarca, Superintendent of Public Works in Massapequa Park

John G. LaMarca, 54, a Lindenhurst resident and Superintendent of Public Works in Massapequa Park Village for 34 years, died on October 20 after a 9-year battle with cancer. More...

Robert Romano: proud MFD member

Longtime Massapequa Park resident and active community member Robert James Romano, Sr. died after a brave battle with cancer on Oct. 13, 2009. He was 72. More...

Poll

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