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Community rocked by physician's arrest for selling illegal drugs

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa LI Express wins Tri-State Championship

The 7th Grade U-13 Long Island Express Lacrosse Team featuring 11 players from the Massapequa area won the 2009 Tri- State National Lacrosse Championships. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Part 2- please “Adopt A Shelter”- “Yes, West Virginia, there is a Santa Claus”…to paraphrase the famous 1897 editorial in the New York Sun, I would love to utter these words, assuring the small, dedicated staff a 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...

American Legion Post Sunday Afternoon Jazz Concert Series to be given December 27

Sun., Dec.27 American Legion Post 1218 located at 133 Dixon Ave. Amityville will have a Sunday Afternoon Jazz Concert Series featuring the Roberto Tyson Trio performing from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Then 6:30 to7:30 p.m. More...

Free support groups offered

Mental Health Association support groups are free, ongoing and open to the public. More...

Local athletes honored

Marty Schimmele of Massapequa and Greg Karl and Ruth Maller of Massapequa Park, were each presented with awards at the annual Awards Night of the Greater Long Island Running Club, held in the Auditorium of the Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library on More...

‘Pequans Vow to Stamp out Drugs

The rainy, cold weather did nothing to dampen the spirits of Massapequans who gathered for the first Drug-Free Massapequa Walk on Sat., Dec. 5. More...

 

People/Social

Michael and Tony Azzaro honored at Eagle Scout ceremony

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto recently attended the Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Michael Patrick Azzara and Tony Vincent Azzara both members of Boy Scout Troop #691 of Massapequa. More...

Amityville Women’s Club lends a helping hand

The community service committee of the Amityville Woman’s Club collected money to share their Thanksgiving blessing. More...

Plainedge player vying for Top 25 at MSG

MSG Varsity counts down to Christmas with the “Top 25 Plays of 2009,” which highlights the best of the best in football, boys and girls soccer and girls volleyball from the Fall 2009 season. More...

Library

Post LIBRARY

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

Obituaries

Longtime Massapequan Frank Costantino

Massapequa resident Frank Costantino, a decorated World War II veteran, died Nov. 9, 2009 at Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home in Amityville. He was 90 years old. More...

Opinion

A sweet gift for Christmas at Hershey, Pennyslvania

The French philosopher and social thinker, Albert Camus, often spoke and wrote about the absurdity of life. He had difficulty reconciling man’s awareness of his own mortality and his hope of life everlasting. More...

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