November 25, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

WWII veterans honored

NMFD Ex-Chief George Weber and Ex-Commissioner Jackson Pokress were selected to be Grand Marshals of the 6th Battalion Parade hosted by the North Massapequa Fire Department in North Massapequa. More...

101 Dalmations unite for a worthy cause at Maria Regina School

Maria Regina School in Seaford has a long history of uniting for worthy causes. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Were there any dogs or cats on the Mayflower? Presumably so. When the Mayflower reached Massachusetts in 1620 there were 102 human passengers plus two dogs and several cats. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

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

Obituaries

‘Pequan James Keelan, father of eight and early environmentalist

Longtime Massapequa resident and family patriarch James E. Keelan died Oct. 21, 2009 at his Ford Drive North home. The 82-year-old was a lover of classical music and show tunes. More...

Opinion

NYS Sen. Craig Johnson's outrage is dishonest

New York State Senator Craig M. Johnson, DNassau County) is a case in contradictions. The lawmaker is an outspoken opponent of a plan by Gov. David Paterson to close a huge budget gap by reducing spending, including cutting school aid. More...

Developing citizenship in kids is a parent's responsibility

Dear Editor, Two things in the Nov. 11 edition of the Massapequa Post caught my eye. More...

Why try 9/11 terrorists in New York City?

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Massapequa Schools to consider grading changes at meeting Dec. 3

A report and recommendation on the question of changing the grading system in Massapequa High School is to be presented to the School Board at its December 3 meeting. More...

In the News

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Holiday Lighting celebration Saturday

The annual Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting ceremony, sponsored by the Village of Massapequa Park and the Massapequa Park Merchants Association will be held Sat., Nov. 28, 5 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

YES Community Counseling Center recognized and Awarded Alfred P. Sloan Award

YES Community Counseling Center of Massapequa has been once again recognized for Exemplary Workplace Practices and awarded the prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Award for 2009. More...

Private Williams graduates Basic Combat Training

Army Reserve Pvt. Kawane R. Willliams has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma. He is the son of Patsy Williams of Massapequa and a 2009 graduate of Amityville Memorial High School. More...

Massapequa Park soldier promoted to specialist

Guido Marin from Massapequa Park, serving with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1-69th Infantry, was promoted to the rank of Specialist. More...

Events & Calendar

Luciano’s Hair Design to sponsor fundraiser for animal shelter

Luciano’s Hair Design, 1017 Park Blvd., Massapequa Park is sponsoring and a fundraiser for the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter. More...

Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony December 7

The Long Island Air Force Association will present a Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony., Mon., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m. at the American Air Power Museum on New Highway at Republic Airport, Farmingdale. More...

St. William’s to hold Christmas craft fair Dec. 5

St. William the Abbot will hold its Christmas craft fair, Sat., Dec. 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Msgr. Thomas G. Leavey Auditorium, St. William the Abbot School, 2001 Jackson Ave., Seaford. More...

Poll

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