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Locals to participate in Softball Nationals

The Long Island Greyhound Softball team will be competing in the ASA Eastern Nationals this month. For story, see page 3. More...

Music and Movies

In Concert Saturday, August 7, 8 p.m. Andy Cooney with Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers John Burns Park, Massapequa Movies by Moonlight Mon., Aug. 9, 8:30 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequan Athletes score in 8th Annual Long Island Greenbelt Trail 25 Kilometer Run

Five endurance athletes from the Mas­sapequas – Thomas Durnin, Brendan Mims and Brian Coll of Massapequa; Kerry Ann Massett of Massapequa Park and Warren Drezen were among the 150 endurance athletes who success­fully completed the 8th More...

Massapequan earns All-American Lacrosse and Specialty Player of the Year

Tom Burke, of Massapequa, earned All-American Lacrosse player and Specialty Player of the Year in Divi­sion 3. He is graduating in Decem­ber 2010, with a bachelor’s degree in physical education. More...

Massapequa students compete in The Penn Relays

The Penn Relays are the biggest re­lay carnival in the world. Over 10,000 athletes and 50,000 spectators converge in Philadelphia each year over the last weekend in April for what can be consid­ered More...

Obituaries

Charles Jarowski, MPK resident, medical researcher and professor

by Jill Bongiorni As a pharmaceutical researcher and professor, Charles Jarowski touched many lives through his studies and developments. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of formation of BRUSH BRACKET, LLC, a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on June 22, 2010. Office location: 31 Tidewater Avenue, Massapequa, NY 11758. More...

Massapequa Park Summer Festival today and tomorrow

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The Village of Massapequa Park is hosting its annual summer festival today and tomorrow. Don't miss this great event, with a wide variety of vendors and local merchants offering great bargains. More...

Hambletonian coming to Meadowlands Saturday

Harness racing's showcase event

The Hambletonian, which is Harness Racing’s showcase event, will be held on Saturday, August 7th at The Meadowlands. It will be Harness Racing’s richest day. Nine stakes and invitational Races will carry purses of $100,000 or more More...

IN THE NEWS

Bay Town Coun­cilman and attorney Chris J. Coschignano has become a partner in the law firm of Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker in Uniondale. “We are honored to have Mr. More...

 

People/Social

World Hunger to host annual tennis tournament August 28th

Stop World Hunger, Inc. announced that its annual tennis tournament has been named “2010 Innovative Tennis Program of the Year” by the Long island Region United States Tennis Association. More...

Community members needed

The Massapequa Board of Education extends an invitation to all community members who would like to serve on the Board’s advisory committees. More...

Verizon to sponsor Sensational Senior Citizen Contest

It promises to be a sensational summer for one lucky Long Island senior citizen. That’s because starting today and running through Aug. More...

Library

At YourLibraryIt’s Happenin’

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

Events & Calendar

PFT Annual Golf Outing

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...

Elks Lodge Shakespeare inspired dinner theatre

The Elks Lodge will hold a dinner theatre hosting Inspired Artists Theatre Co. which will present TheComplete Works of Wm. Shake­speare (Abridged) Sat., Aug. 28, 7 p.m. More...

Audubon Bird Walk scheduled for August 15

Join the South Shore Audubon Soci­ety for a Bird Walk on Sun., Aug. 15, 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Norman J. Levy Park and Preserve in Merrick. More...

Opinion

Eat well and protect LI’s heritage at the same time

The African wild dog, Giant Panda, Tiger, Tasma­nian Devil, Harp Sea and Snow Leopard, are all on the endangered species list, facing a high risk of ex­tinction More...

Get involved in Scouting’s oral history project

Dear Editor: I’m writing to invite veterans and Boy and Girl Scouts to participate in a unique initiative I am bring­ing to our community: The Library of Congress’s Vet­erans Oral History Project. More...

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