June 9, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

CSEA and MSD at odds over new contract

Massapequa School District Custodial and groundskeepers, members of the CSEA, conducted a rally at Massapequa High School May 1, looking for community support for its ongoing negotiations with the district. More...

Local named caregiver of the year

Tula Misiano of Massapequa was recently named Caregiver of the Year by Genser Dubow Genser & Cona (GDGC), an elder law firm in Melville. More...

Correction:

An article that appeared in the May 27 edition, Ms. Senior America Crowned, contained an error. In the photo, Ms. Senior America, Gail King, was shown placing the crown on Ms. New York Senior America Elizabeth Zamerelli. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The term “spring cleaning” brings on a new meaning when your broom is an Afghan Hound. Few breeds can boast as much long hair ready to collect seasonal rubbish and then whisk it into the house. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice to Bidders Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by Amityville Union Free School District for the following items LED SIGN FOR AMITYVILLE MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL BID #2011-303 Specifications, instructions to bidders and bid for More...

MSD to hold meeting about staff changes - Free Access

Many schools to get new principals

The Massapequa School District will be holding a special meeting Thurs., June 17... More...

MPK Village and merchants association at odds

Village refuses association permit for fair after association refuses to release financial statements to Village

The Village of Massapequa Park and the Massapequa Park Merchants Association are embroiled in a bit of a street fight. The issue: the Village’s annual fair along Park Boulevard. More...

Hilary Hartung honored

Hilary Hartung, a Massapequa Park resident and EAC Assistant Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations, received the Long Island Business News Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business Award on May 20 at the Crest Hollow Country Club. More...

Mangano holds roundtable discussion on foreclosures in Nassau County

In an effort to provide information to homeowners having financial difficulties in paying their mortgages, N.C. Exec. Edward P. Mangano held a roundtable in Nassau County’s Legislative Chambers. More...

 

People/Social

National Merit Finalists at Massapequa High School

The Massapequa School District announced that three students have been selected as finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

St. Rose students complete HEPP program

Students in grades six to eight at St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa, just completed a six-week course of study conducted by The Health Education Program for Prevention (HEPP). More...

Farmingdale HS announces the Valedictorian and Salutatorian for 2010

The Farmingdale School District announced that Kevin Chiu has been named valedictorian and Joanna Mc- Coskey has been named salutatorian of the Farmingdale High School Class of 2010. 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. THURSDAY, June 10 More...

Massapequa man killed in auto accident; investigation underway

A Massapequa man died in a motor vehicle accident that VETS DISCOUNT took place June 1 on Route 110 and Gazza Boulevard, East Farmingdale. Police are investigating the accident and gave this account: More...

Memories of Memorial Day in Massapequa

The annual Memorial Day Parade brought out thousands of Massapequans who enjoyed the music and marching and remem- bered those Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice. The parade, sponsored by the American Legion Post 1066 and the Sgt. Peter F. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?