June 30, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

North Massapequa woman pulled from car following accident

Good Samaritans bring her to safety seconds before car bursts into flames

Today's news, July 4: Shortly after 4 p.m., yesterday, Deris Medlock was driving along Sunrise Highway in North Amityville when he saw a woman a few cars ahead of him slam into the back of a van. More...

Secret garden at library

Would you be surprised to know that this beautiful garden is at your local library and is open to the public? More...

Historical Society hosts Annual Strawberry—and more— festival on Grounds of Old Grace Church

Fresh strawberries, strawberry shortcake, homemade items and more filled the grounds of old Grace Church in Massapequa’s historic complex at Merrick Road and Shore Drive Sat., June 19 when the Massapequa Historical Society held its ever-popula More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Besides a fireworks reminder to keep your pets safely inside, Fourth of July also brings an annual appreciation for the Founding Fathers, particularly Thomas Jefferson who happened to have a fascination with the natural world. More...

Its happening at your library

following ongoing programs: aerobics and toning classes on Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; tournament Scrabble, Mondays, 11 a.m.; Let’s Talk, a discussion group for seniors, Fridays, 1 p.m.; strength training classes, Mondays, 10:30 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Philip Murtha, veteran, firefighter who modeled for statue at Babylon Town Hall

As a serviceman for his country, a volunteer for his community and a family man, World War II veteran and former New York City firefighter Philip Murtha was a role model, both literally and figuratively. More...

Massapequa celebrates the Class of 2010

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It was a proud day for the Massapequa Public School District community as more than 575 graduates of the Class of 2010... More...

Massapequa Sharks finish a perfect 14-0

Team ends season with championship

The spring season for the U10 boys Massapequa Sharks soccer team began with a victory and ended with a championship... More...

Parents angry over decision to move Lockhart principal

Today's news, July 2: An announcement that a popular elementary school principal in Massapequa will not return in September has parents and students in an uproar. More...

Community effort to make Massapequa a Drug Free Zone continues to unfold

Drug Free Massapequa hosts information and strategy meeting

The number of arrests for the illegal use of pills skyrocketed from 168 in 2008 to 673 in 2009, a 300 percent increase. More...

IN THE NEWS Music Under the Stars at John Burns Park Tuesday

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that the 2010 “Music Under the Stars” concert series will kick off on Tuesday, July 6, with performances by Alisha, Maxine Nightingale and Tavares, all part of a More...

 

People/Social

St. William’s Family Festival July 7 - 11

St. William the Abbot will be holding its 34th annual family festival, Wed., July 7 to Sun., July 11. The hours are: Wednesday through Friday, 7 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, 6 to 11 p.m. and Sunday, 5 to 10 p.m. More...

TOBAY holiday schedule

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto reminds residents that while all Town offices will be closed on Mon., July 5, in observance of the July 4 Independence Day, holiday, there will be normal Town sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collections. More...

Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah Class offered at Temple B’nai Torah

Beginning in Fall 2010, and culminating in a celebratory Shabbat service in Spring 2012, members of Temple B’nai Torah of Wantagh will have the opportunity to study Jewish heritage in a new, meaningful, and profound manner. 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, July 1 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1239029 for Beer, Wine, Liquor has been applied for by the undersigned to sell same at retail in a Restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control law at, WKMF Inc., 217 Main Street, Farmingdale, NY 11735 More...

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