April 14, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Town slates updates to turn waste into waste-not; welcomes new councilwoman

The Town of Oyster Bay discussed improvements for its parks, street lighting and solid waste district at a public hearing on Tuesday, April 13 at Town Hall North. The Town will borrow more than $7 million to complete the work. More...

THE TORCH IS LIT

Albany Avenue School holds annual Wacky Olympics

Students and parents from the Albany Avenue School in the Farmingdale School District divided into teams and competed in this year’s annual Wacky Olympics. More...

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Schools/Sports

MSG Varsity and NY NATAS honor local high school students

MSG Varsity and The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NY NATAS) have teamed up to present the first-ever MSG Varsity V Awards. More...

Chiefs Lax pulls out a win from Long Beach

Massapequa Chiefs Lacrosse team beat Long Beach 13-9, Thurs., April 1 with Rob Goeren scoring five goals and two assists. Jamie Shand added two goals and three assists. More...

First grade students of St. William the Abbot enjoy the warmer weather

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Library

It's Happenin' At Your Library

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

It's Happenin' At Your Library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •Thecontemporary book discussion group will cover this year’s Long Island Reads book selection, TheRiver of Doubt by Candace Millar, Sat., April 17, 1 More...

Amityville Library spring programs

The Amityville Library is offering creative programs for children and young adults throughout April, May and June. Registration can be done online or in the Library with a valid Amityville Public Library card. More...

Obituaries

Florence “Wilda” Brewster, Loving “Mama” to many

Amityville homemaker and mother Florence Wilda Brewster died March 12, 2010 in Mineola after a brief illness. She was 92 and spent her life caring for others, said her family More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK, NA AS TRUSTEE; Plaintiff(s) vs. MARGARET A. More...

Eagle Scout Honored

Matthew Tramantano of Farmingdale earned the rank of Eagle Scout and was honored at Thomas Episcopal Church Farmingdale, April 16. She is show with N.C. Leg. More...

BREAKING NEWS: Eight go to hospital following chemical spill at South Oaks

Injuries minor; incident resolved in two hours

Monday, April 19, 2010: A small toxic spill in the laundry room of South Oaks Hospital this morning sent 8 people to the hospital with minor respiratory problems. All were released later in the day. More...

Frank Nocerino honored

C ommissioner Frank A. Nocerino, past president of the Association of Fire Districts, State of New York (AFDSNY), and a Commissioner with the North Massapequa Fire District, presents a State Proclamation to outgoing President Michael J. More...

 

People/Social

MPK’s Buckley family serve our country

Massapequa Park residents Thomas Buckley, a Massapequa High School graduate and U.S. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club held a meeting

The March 9 meeting of the Amityville Woman’s Club was called to order by President Maryann Costa. Following opening exercises, First Vice President Barbara Lozier gave the benediction. More...

AL Post 1066 hosts VA meeting

Veterans came from Nassau, Queens and Suffolk Counties on Monday evening, March 15 to hear about the latest benefits and programs offered to the Long Island community of veterans. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

“Acquiring a dog may be the only opportunity a human ever has to choose a relative.” More...

Events & Calendar

This Week’s events

Thefollowing 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...

Bird walk to be held April 25

Join the South Shore Audubon Society for a bird walk at the Massapequa Preserve Sun., April 25, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Thewalk leaders and other birders and nature enthusiasts will be happy to share their knowledge and experience with you. More...

Senior Seminar to be held April 21

Senator Hannon will hold his popular “Senior Checklist” seminar this month, featuring speakers on the subject of Alzheimer’s Disease, Estate Planning/Elder Law and Senior Housing. More...

Opinion

A dangerous venture

A young man thwarted the work of a burglar in Lindenhurst this week, confronting the armed intruder and struggling with him to retrieve a metal locked box containing some family valuables. More...

Dispose of old meds safely

New York State Sen. Chuck Fuschillo is promoting the Shed the Meds program this week, and is asking residents in his district to take the time to clean out and clear out their medicine cabinets of old prescription and over-the-counter drugs. More...

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