February 24, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Congregation Beth-El to host Purim Festival

On Sun., Feb. 28, Congregation Beth-El, 99 Jerusalem Ave., Massapequa will be having a children’s Purim Festival with fun and games, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. There will be a Jurassic bounce hut. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Westminster is a celebration of purebred dogs, actually every dog. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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

Events & Calendar

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...

UCPN Polar Bear Plunge to take place March 7

The Sixth Annual Polar Bear Plunge to benefit the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, Inc. (UCPN) will be held Sun., March 7 at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay. 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...

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Public Notices

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF NASSAU DEUTSCHE BANK TRUST COMPANY AMERICAS FORMERLY KNOWN AS BANKER’S TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED SEPTEMBER 1, 2007, MORGAN STANLEY ABS CAPITAL I INC. More...

Guv proposes to link real property tax break to school tax levy

Funds would come from projected savings in state budget

A plan to bring what he termed “real tax relief for New Yorkers,” was proposed recently by Gov. David Paterson as part of his new budget and is under review by he legislature. More...

Photo

Arctic Tundra Swans have taken up temporary residence (along their 6,000 mile annual migration from Canada) in the Massapequa Preserve Pond near Pittsburgh Avenue and Parkside Boulevard. More...

VFW contributes to Massapequa Cares fund

Mayor James Altadonna accepted a check from Commander Richard Begandy, VFW Post 7763 for Massapequa Cares, which sponsors the annual Massapequa Day at Northport Veterans Administration Medical Center. More...

 

People/Social

Plainedge Eastplain students journey back in time

Fourth-grade students at Plainedge’s Eastplain Elementary School have been learning about Native Americans during their social studies lessons. More...

Books come alive at Maria Regina school

On Wed., Feb. 3, parents, teachers, administration, and students of Maria Regina School in Seaford performed in the school’s second annual Books Alive production. More...

Sharing warmth and joy at Berner Middle School

At Berner Middle School in the Massapequa Public School District, the once defunct K. More...

Obituaries

Jeanne Reese of Amityville, employee at NCMC and A. Holly Patterson Health Care Home

Jeanne Elizabeth Reese, a resident of Amityville, died Feb. 14, 2010 at the age of 59. She had battled lung cancer for six months. Mrs. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

ASD taking responsible route

Residents in the Amityville School District went through some difficult times ten years ago when they approved millions of dollars in spending to renovate the historical Park Avenue School. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

by Kevin Eastwood
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Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

Writer: Contact state lawmakers to protect Long Island’s parks and beaches

Dear Editor: More...

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