January 27, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Boating courses and vessel safety checks

Safe Boating Courses, free vessel safety checks and more, from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With 18 squadrons around Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Fundraiser Square Dance at Temple B'nai Torah

The Temple B’nai Torah Brotherhood is asking people to donate old and unused cell phones with their chargers in a Ziploc or see-through bag. More...

Oyster Bay : Have Town Hall; will travel

The Town of Oyster Bay is preparing for the big one. It is purchasing an RVlike command center that will be used to protect Town facilities and coordinate departments in case of disasters. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Eulogy for “Best In Shelter” Quinn: He never met you yet he loved you. This remarkable dog embodied unconditional love and gratitude. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ A t Your Library

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Obituaries

Roger Williams: member of the Massapequa Road Runners Club

Longtime member of the Massapequa Road Runners Club Roger Williams died Dec. 25, 2009 of pancreatic cancer. He was 80 and had completed at least 11 marathons. More...

Opinion

Cloudy controversy with Smokin’ Al’s might have been avoided

Editorial:

Word has come down this week that the very popular new restaurant in Massapequa Park, Smokin’ Al’s, is installing a state-of-the-art filtration system, the “Smog Hog”, this week. More...

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Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

It’s time all our elected officials recognize their financial responsibilities

Dear Editor: When the past county administration implemented the 19 percent county tax increase, the opposition lambasted the measure non-stop over the last few years including the past election, making it seem like it wasn’t required. More...

St. David's Church welcomes new Ass't. Pastor

On Oct. 30, after a final interview with candidate Rev.Flora Hartford, St. David’s call committee voted unanimously to recommend that Pastor Hartford be accepted for the position of Assistant Pastor of St. More...

Bishop Provenzano visits Grace Church for Rev. Jobson Memorial

TheRight Reverend Lawrence C. Provenzano, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island made his first visit to Grace Church in Massapequa to participate in the Memorial Service for Rev. Canon John X. More...

A unique Chinese Auction at Congregation Beth-El

Massapequa’s Congregation Beth-El’s Hazak group is sponsoring a unique Chinese auction, Sat., Feb. 6, 8 p.m. You will be able to swap prizes, buy rafflesand participate in games. Thecost is $10 per person plus a $5 gift. More...

Massapequa Lions make donation to Guide Dog Foundation

TheMassapequa Lions Club raised $6,000 to buy a guide dog. Shown presenting the check to CEO Homer K. Vaughan of the Guide Dog Foundation are Linda Ruggiero president and Richard Schaplan, secretary. More...

 

People/Social

Good Samaritan named Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center earned designation as an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence. More...

Healthy Ideas for Healty Living

(NAPSA)-Learn how new medicines help improve health at www.PhRMA.org and how they’re discovered and developed at www.innovation.org. More...

Folic Acid: The vitamin that helps prevent birth defects

Folic Acid: Thevitamin Folic acid is a vitamin found in many foods and multivitamin supplements. It’s especially important for women who could become pregnant because folic acid can help prevent birth defects. More...

Events & Calendar

AWC holds Christmas luncheon

The Amityville Woman’s Club held its annual Christmas luncheon, Dec. 8 , 2009 at Southward Ho Country Club. President Maryann Costa greeted close to 100 guests. Barbara Lozier, hostess and first vice president, welcomed everyone. More...

Bird Walk to take place Feb. 7

Join the South Shore Audubon Society on a bird walk at the West End of Jones Beach on Sun., Feb. 7. The walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the northeast corner of the parking lot at Jones Beach West End #2. More...

Jewish overnight camp scholarships available

Temple B’nai Torah, Wantagh, a liaison synagogue in the UJA Campership Program, has been given 15 slots for qualified applicants to attend a Jewish overnight camp for more than two weeks, More...