April 7, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

MPK Village sets hearing on community development funds

At the Massapequa Park Village meeting on March 22, the board announced a public hearing on April 19 at 8 pm in Village Hall to apply for the use of Community Development Funds: $300,000 for residential rehabilitation and $150,000 for public facilit More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Hospital Council offering college student scholarships

The Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council (NSHC) announced a $2,000 scholarship with optional internship for college juniors/seniors or post graduate students who are studying journalism, communication arts or healthcare administration. More...

Kiwanis Club offers High School Achievement Awards

TheAmityville Kiwanis Club is offering all high school seniors residing within the Amityville School District the opportunity to apply for the Amityville Kiwanis Club Achievement Award. More...

Massapequa PTSA Parent’s Guide to the Internet Program

The Massapequa Junior/Senior High School PTSA will present a program entitled A Parent’s Guide to the Internet, Mon., April 19, 7:30 p.m. at the Massapequa High School - Ames campus, 198 Baltimore Ave., Massapequa. More...

Library

Amityville Library vote being held Tuesday

The Amityville Library is holding its annual vote Tues., April 13 from noon to 9 p.m. in the library. The library is seeking a $91,191 or 3.94 percent increase in spending over the current budget. More...

It's Happenin' At Your Library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue • 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane • 799-0770 •TheCanta Libre Chamber Ensemble will perform Sun., April 11, 2 p.m. at the Harbor Lane Library. More...

Obituaries

Former ’Pequan Business Owner, Resident: Kenneth Toombs

Former Massapequa resident and business owner Kenneth L. Toombs died at his Monkton, Vermont home after an illness on March 1, 2010. He was 86. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE AND CUSTODIAN FOR MORGAN STANLEY ABS CAPITAL INC, MSAC 2007-HE3; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...

Event to commemorate first professional black baseball team, formed on LI, to be held April 18th

The late 19th Century was a time when leisure was an important part of life and many areas of Long Island were getaways for rich and well-to-do Manhattanites and Brooklynites. More...

Legal issues continue to plague sale of Brunswick Hospital

Despite rampant rumors to the contrary, Brunswick Hospital Center is not reopening as an acute-care medical facility; this, according to J. Stewart McLaughlin, the hospital’s CEO. More...

Corrections

•The incorrect date for the Massapequa Library budget vote hearing was reported in last week's edition. the correct date is May 10, 7:45 p.m., library board meeting Bar Harbour building. More...

 

People/Social

Lions Club Bowl

Lions Club Bowl More...

Garden shares available

Sophia Garden, a CSA (Community Supported Agricultural) farm located at TheMotherhouse of the Sisters of St. Dominic, 555 Albany Ave., Amityville, has shares available for the 2010 season. More...

Garden Club members created floral centerpieces for local nursing home

The Fort Neck Garden Club members created Valentine’s Day floral centerpieces to be given to a local nursing home. This “touch of spring” is an annual project for the members. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The dog is probably the most varied mammal on the planet. More...

Events & Calendar

Safe Boating Course to be held

Safe Boating Courses, free Vessel Safety Checks and more are available from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With 18 squadrons around Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Farmingdale State College holds 8th Annual Health and Wellness Fair

Farmingdale State College will hold its eight annual Health and Wellness Fair, Tues., April 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Roosevelt Hall’s Multipurpose Room. Sponsored by the Health and Wellness Center, the event is free and open to the public. More...

Massapequa Reformed Church rummage sale April 23 and 24

The Massapequa Reformed Church, 302 Ocean Ave., Massapequa, will be holding a rummage sale, Fri., April 23, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sat., April 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a $5 bag sale all day Saturday. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Make use of your library tax dollars

This week, many residents and readers will be asked to head to their local library to cast their ballots for their library’s 2010-2011 budget, and to elect library trustees. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Readers respond to editorial on health care

Dear Editor: Your editorial against the recently passed healthcare bill reflected all our concerns about how we will pay for it. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?