July 14, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

An end of an era for OLL Parish School

After almost 50 years of educating students in the Catholic tradition, Our Lady of Lourdes Parish School in Massapequa Park is closing its doors. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa Sharks finish a perfect 14-0 in the Long Island Junior Soccer League

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

Dr. Saji Francis heads to court this week; forfeits property

by Jill Bongiorni Saji Francis, a Massapequa doctor arrested and charged in December 2009 for illegally selling pre­scriptions, has given up all rights to his Merrick Road property and will not financially benefit from its sale, according to Nassau More...

Pets for Adoption

Shown right, “Garfield” ~ declawed, semi-longhair tabby More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At YourLibrary

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue • 798-4607 Massapequa Park More...

Obituaries

Richard Austin, veteran and longtime Massapequa resident

Korean War Veteran Richard Austin was a quiet man who enjoyed the simple things in life. Unassuming, he rarely spoke about his service to his country and spent his later years gardening and boating. Long time Massapequa resident Mr. More...

Milkman: Harry Roeper, Firefighter

Lifelong Amityville resident Harry G. Roeper died May 24, 2010. He was 81 and served his community both as a dairy farmer and a firefighter. Throughout his life, the fire department was important to Harry Roeper. More...

Opinion

Smog Hog law likely to eliminate odors as well as new restaurant openings

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Political Cartoon

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Get out and welcome American heroes

TheWounded Warrior Project is coming to our neigh­borhood July 23. Let’s make an effort to welcome these American heroes and to let them know how much we appreciate their service and their sacrifices. More...

Travel advisory announced along Northern State Parkway - Free Access

Road improvements to close westbound lanes

All westbound travel lanes of the Northern State Parkway (NSP) will be closed... More...

The16th Baldinger’s NFL/Kiwanis Football Clinic

TheKiwanis Club of Massapequa will host the 16th Annual Baldinger’s NFL/Kiwanis Football Clinic, Sat., July 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at John Burns Park on Merrick Road in Massapequa. More...

St. Rose volunteers on hand at Extreme Makeover project on LI

St. Rose of Lima parish volunteers helped the helpers of Extreme Home Makeover, Home Edition, as they reconstructed a house at the end of June in East Set­auket. More...

 

People/Social

DeMayo and Slade family celebrate the marriage of their children

Jackie and Tony DeMayo of Massapequa and Judy and Dan Slade of Hamburg, New York announce the marriage of their chil­dren, on February 13, 2010. Jenna DeMayo and Kevin Slade exchanged vows at St. More...

Amanda Eckert writes poem to honor our brave heroes who served to preserve our liberty

Every year members of various councils of the Knights of Columbus along with their family and friends gather at Pinelawn Na­tional Cemetery on Memorial Day weekend. More...

Knights of Pythias distribute toys to the children in the Child Life Program at Winthrop

Mid Island Lodge #828 Knights of Pythias along with members Legisla­tor Dennis Dunne Sr. and Legislator Joseph Belesi distributed toys to the chil­dren in the Child Life Pro­gram at Winthrop Univer­sity Hospital, Mineola. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

No matter how wonderful a shelter dog or cat is, Lady Luck plays a part in whether or not the pet finds a loving home. 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 15 More...

West Islip H.S. Class of 1970 reunion planned for August

The West Islip High School Class of 1970 40-year reunion will be held Fri., Aug. 6, 8 p.m. to midnight at Meadows Edge West Sayville Coun­try Club. Thecost is $75 per person and includes weekend events. More...

Salute to America with Fireworks to be held July 17

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto issued his annual advisory to Town residents that although fireworks are a Fourth of July tradition, consumer fireworks of every kind are dangerous and illegal, and the use of all fireworks should be left to t More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation of PCT HOLDINGS LLC. Articles of organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 5/4/2010. Office located in Nassau. SSNY has been designated for service process. More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?