June 16, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

North Massapequa Fire Department gets a little help from its friends

North The Massapequa Fire Department recently received $53,000 from Nassau County to purchase thermal imaging cameras. Shown left to right are Fred Ferrara, Stephen Shirreffs, Ralph Raymond, George O’Brien, Mike Antonucci, N.C. Leg. More...

IN THE NEWS

Grant Macina, Christopher McDonald, Danielle Mehlberg and Santiago Rolon, all sixth graders, competed in a national competition sponsored by the U.S. Army via www.ecybermission.com. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa Schools holding meeting on staffing tomorrow

The Massapequa School District will be holding a special meeting Thurs., June 17. The agenda includes discussion about a reorganization of principals throughout the district. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Sometimes there is no rhyme or reason why certain “desirable” dogs or cats languish at a shelter. For the last month a handsome, friendly young Siamese cat has been waiting to be discovered at Babylon Town Shelter. More...

POST Biz Beat

Walmart supports America’s troops

Walmart, located in the Sunrise Mall, Massapequa, donated $1,000 to Adopt-A-Battalion (AAB). Themoney will be used to pay the shipping cost of needed items they collect to support our brave men and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. More...

Events & Calendar

AFD and MFD Vamps attack car fire on Sunrise Highway

Amityville and Massapequa firefighters worked to put out a car fire that occurred shortly after 6 p.m., May 30. Thevehicle was in the eastbound lane of Sunrise Highway at County Line Road. More...

A new face brightens up Park Boulevard

The Massapequa Funeral Home’s north chapel has a new look as its owner, Travis Nicholson, has completed the overhaul of the large clock that stands at the corner of Park and Clark boulevards. More...

Two charged in drive-by shooting incident in Massapequa

Nassau County Police arrested two men Sunday night June 6, charging them in a shooting incident that occurred in the vicinity of Central Avenue and Grand Boulevard, Massapequa shortly after 6 a.m. Police gave this account: More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation of Nerd Blerp LLC, a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 03/10/2010. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY has been designated for service of process. More...

Annual Strawberry Festival held in Massapequa

Annual event sponsored by the Massapequa Historical Society a big hit

Fresh strawberries, strawberry shortcake, homemade items and more filled the grounds... More...

New issue continues controversy between Massapequa Park Village and Smokin Al's

The restaurant reviews are great. “Finally, the sweet smell of nothing,” said Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna. More...

Cub Scout Pack 590 packs supplies for “Operation Shoebox”

With a pack that’s sponsored by the American Legion Post 1066 in Massapequa, the boys learn early of the importance of patriotism and supporting our armed forces. More...

 

People/Social

Forum on the U.S. congress to take place June 23

On Wed., June 23, 7:30 p.m. a program will be held at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park in the lower auditorium on whether Congress is doing its job properly. More...

Walmart supports America’s troops

Walmart located in the Sunrise Mall, Massapequa, donated $1,000 to Adopt-A-Battalion (AAB). Themoney will be used to pay the shipping cost of needed items they collect to support our brave men and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. More...

Pets for Adoption

Shown left “Yul” ~ Siamese cat, if you please More...

Library

Its happening at your library

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

Obituaries

Jack Abate: Mass. H.S. Hall of Fame Director, Professional Actor

Retired Massapequa School District employee and professional actor and singer John “Jack” A. Abate died May 24, 2010 at his West Shore Drive home in Massapequa. He was 72. Massapequa. He was 72. More...

Opinion

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Editorial:

Congratulations to the Bulldogs, Lions, Devils, Marauders, Cougers and Chiefs

Congratulations and a big shout out to the Lindenhurst baseball team, the West Islip Boys Lacrosse team and the Massapequa Boys Volleyball team who made first place in state rankings following games last weekend. More...

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary Free speech is still everyone’s right in America

Dear Editor: On March 25 you printed my comments that you titled America needs to pay attention to those who are undermining the Constitution. On June 3 you printed a rebuttal to my comments by Charles Litwin, Babylon Village. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?