February 3, 2010 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Maria Regina school raises money for Haiti

On Fri., Jan. 15, Maria Regina Catholic School in Seaford raised $2,000 to assist the victims of the earthquake in Haiti. The Catholic elementary school’s students “dressed-down” instead of wearing their uniforms to raise funds. More...

Long Island Crisis Center seeks volunteers

Long Island Crisis Center (LICC), the oldest 24-hour, seven-day-a-week crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline is looking for volunteers for the upcoming Volunteer Counselor Training Program. More...

Receiver Stefanich reminds residents assessment grievance period ends March 3

Oyster Bay Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds taxpayers that they have the right to challenge their latest Property Tax Assessment. More...

LI Home blood drive to be held February 16

TheLong Island Home will be holding a blood drive, Tues., Feb. 16, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the chapel on the grounds of the home, 400 Sunrise Highway. There will be two free movie tickets for donors, refreshments and more. 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...

Tot Shabbat

Thecommunity is invited to join the congregation at Temple B’nai Torah, at its annual Tot Shabbat on Sat., March 13, 10:30 a.m. Bring your toddlers and preschoolers. More...

McKenna blood drive to be held February 4

McKenna Elementary PTA will hold its annual blood drive, Thurs., Feb. 4, 2:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the McKenna Senior Center, 210 Spruce St., Massapequa Park. For questions about medical eligibility call 1-800-688-0900. More...

Massapequa takes win from Farmingdale

In a heated game between two strong rivals, Massapequa High School girls basketball edged out Farmingdale, 43- 34. Thegame was played Jan. 22. More...

This Week’s events

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...

Adult education events at Temple B’nai Torah

As part of the adult education events at Temple B’nai Torah, Rabbi Bellows will present Passover: It Ain’t Just Matzo, Wed., March 3, 7:30 p.m. Make your Seder more than a meal. More...

Massapequa resident Kenneth J. Sapanski joins Madison National Bank

Massapequa resident Kenneth J. Sapanski has joined Madison National Bank as the bank’s new vice president and credit administration officer. More...

Adelberg Montalvan Pediatric Dentists visit Temple Sinai in Massapequa

Dr. Marc Bennet and Corinne, dental hygeniest, of Adelberg Montalvan Pediatric Dental, met with students at Temple Sinai to discuss the importance of good dental hygiene and overall health. More...

Normal sanitation schedule for presidents’ holidays

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto reminds residents that there will be normal sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collections on both Lincoln’s Birthday, Fri., Feb. 12, and Presidents’ Day, Mon., Feb. 15. More...

Drug-sniffing dogs now on patrol in Massapequa schools

Due to a production error in last week's edition, the following story did not run in its entirety. It is being reprinted here with our apologies.

Taking the next step to ensure a drug-free educational environment, the Massapequa School District announced last week that it was going to use drug-sniffing dogs. More...

Temple B’nai Torah’s Sisterhood Women’s Seder

Temple B’nai Torah’s Sisterhood’s Annual Women’s Seder will be held Wed., March 24. It is a catered dinner and Seder, told from the female perspective. Reservations are required. More...

Distinguished Artists concerts announced for February

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris Coschignano announced that residents will be able to enjoy an extensive and varied array of performances this month through the Town of Oyster Bay’s free Distinguished Artists concert series held at local libra More...

Deadline for Lions Club scholarship March 26

The Massapequa Park Lions Club will be sponsoring its annual scholarship for graduating high school seniors. The applicant must be a high school senior residing in Massapequa or Massapequa Park. More...

Poll

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