July 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Concerts

Sat., July 24, 8 p.m. FELIZ CAVALIERE'S RASCALS Mon., July 26, 8 p.m. BODY HEAT Hits from the 50’s to the 2000’s Bethpage Community Park, Bethpage Tues., July 27, 8 p.m. LINDA EDER Broadway, Standards, Pop John J. More...

Massapequa parade a family tradition

Shelly Rebaudo of Wantagh makes it a point to come to Massapequa Park Village to see the annual Fourth of July parade. She was among hundreds who stood on the sidelines, cheering the marchers on and enjoying the music and entertainment. More...

Supervisor Venditto attends Long Island Water Conference

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto recently attended the Long Island Water Conference (LIWC), and was featured as a guest speaker. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Scholarship Golf Outing for Plainedge students to be held Aug. 30

The Plainedge Federation of Teach­ers (PFT) will be hosting its Third Annual Scholarship Golf Outing on Mon., Aug.30 at the Middle Island Country Club. More...

Massapequa HS holds 54th Commencement at Hofstra

It was a proud day for the Massapequa Public School District as more than 575 graduates of the Class of 2010 celebrated the conclusion of high school and the beginning of the next phase of their lives. More...

New Beginnings for the Plainedge Class of 2010

The air was filled with a vast array of emotions as the graduates in the Plainedge High School Class of 2010 entered the Hofstra University Arena to take the first step in the next chapter of their lives. More...

Events & Calendar

Massapequans take small steps to help Haiti

Local shoe drive for flip-flops underway

It’s been six months since an earthquake sent tremors into the heart of Haiti, killing 230,000 people in the process. More...

Public Notices

LEGAL NOTICE FARMINGDALE UNION FREE SCHOOL DIS­TRICT Farmingdale, New York NOTICE TO BIDDERS Farmingdale Union Free School District has de­clared the following items as “surplus” and will accept sealed bids for the disposal of such. More...

West Islip Class of 1970 40-year reunion August 6

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. The cost is $75 per person and includes weekend events. More...

Police seek public's help in locating missing West Islip man - Free Access

Michael Taus last seen in June

Post, July 29: Suffolk Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a West Islip man who has been missing since last month. .. More...

Video of local high school commencements

Watch it now online

  A photo video of the local high school commencements is now online and available for your review. Simply check under the Video index at right —and enjoy!  More...

Christie Welsh to be inducted into MHS Hall of Fame

The following inductee was inadvertently omit­ted from the list for the Massapequa Hall of Fame Gold Outing and dinner scheduled for Aug. 2. Christie Welsh, MHS ’99: For extraordinary achievement as a Professional And Amateur Soc­cer Player. More...

Massapequa woman pulled from burning car on Sunrise Hwy.

Shortly after 4 p.m. July 3, 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...

 

People/Social

Temple Sinai participates in “Flotilla of Freedom” for Gilad Shalit

Rabbi Janise Poticha, represent­ing Temple Sinai of Massapequa and the Board of Governors of the New York Board of Rabbis participated in a critical “Flotilla of Freedom” for Gilad Shalit. More...

USS Elokomin and the U.S. Navy reunion Sept. 28

USS Elokomin AO-55 of the U.S. Navy will hold a reunion Sept. 28 to Oct. 1 in Boston, Massachusetts. For infor­mation contact Robert F. O’Sullivan, 25 Denny St., Dorchester, MA 02125, call him at 617-288-3755 or email theelo­man@ verizon.net. More...

Fourth of July in Massapequa 2010

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Sponge Bob and Punx­sutawney Phil, make room for Paul the Psychic Octo­pus. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At YourLibrary

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Obituaries

Kate Meredith Rose-Eichin, raised in Massapequa Park, graduate of Massapequa High School

D’An drea Bro s. K ate Eich in, who was bo rn a nd rai sed in the area, died tragically following an accident on Shore Road in Long Beach where she has lived for the past 15 years. She was 37 years old. More...

Opinion

Mangano should continue aggressive cost saving programs but stay within the law

There’s no question that Nassau County Exec. Ed Mangano is in a tough spot. More...

Political Cartoon

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Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan and the empty Constitution

There is a widespread doctrine that the Constitu­tion’s underlying purpose—protection of individual rights to life, liberty, and property—has no legiti­mate role in interpreting the document’s language. More...

Poll

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