August 11, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Today.s post, Aug. 13: Four arrested in Massapequa for robbery

NC Police officers stop vehicle on Merrick Road

Four people were arrested in Massapequa and charged with robbery yesterday. The Nassau County Seventh Squad reports the arrests 1:16 a.m. and gave this account: More...

“Shed the Meds” program a success

Senator Kemp Hannon and Assemblyman Tom McKevitt collected four village recycling bins full of expired and unwanted medication through their Shed the Meds program held in Garden City. More...

Bethpage Federal Credit Union launches summer photo contest

Bethpage Federal Credit Union has launched a summer vacation photo contest, challenging Long Islanders to take the Bethpage ad campaign personalities, Beth & Paige, along with them on their next summer vacation, and post their most fun, unique or cr More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The headline read: “Ship’s Cat Found on Titanic Lifeboat- Alive!” Oops, I forgot to say this discovery was on the supermarket news stand merely two months ago. Believe it or not. More...

Events & Calendar

Blood Drive Aug. 17

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), in conjunction with New York Blood Center, will be sponsoring a blood drive in Massapequa on Tues., Aug. 17, 2 to 8 p.m. at the Sunrise Mall. More...

Navy Reunion September 29-Oct.3

USS Leyte CV-32, All Ships Company, Air Groups and Marines is hosting a reunion, Sept. 29 through Oct. 3, in North Charleston, South Carolina. Contact: Le Grande W. Van Wagenen,732-727-5993 e-mail: leyte1956@aol. com More...

Rebuilding Together meeting to be held Sept. 1

The next meeting of Rebuilding Together will be held Wed., Sept. 1, 7 p.m. at the Farmingdale Public Library, 116 Merritts Rd., Farmingdale. More...

Opinion

Now, more coverage of our community, online and in print

For many years we have been limited in the number of photographs that we could bring to our readers every week. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Is America headed in the wrong direction?

Dear Editor: If you drive along the road and keep turning left, will you not find yourself driving in a circle going nowhere? Eventually you must turn right to get away from continually driving in a circle. More...

Today's Post, Aug. 18: Town to name marina in honor of the late Joseph J. Saladino

Former Supereme Court Justice was longtime Massapequan

TOWN OF OYSTER BAY TO DEDICATE TOBAY MARINA IN MEMORY OF JOSEPH J. SALADINO Former Town Councilman and Supreme Court Justice to be honored on September 19th More...

Massapequa man arrested for bank robbery

Charged in five incidents

A Massapequa man was arrested and charged with the robbery of five area banks between... More...

Today's post: Aug. 12: Tougher DWI law takes effect Suday

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By Carolyn James On Sunday, the latest weapon against drunk drivers—a law requiring ignition interlock systems on vehicles owned by drivers convicted of drunk driving—goes into effect. The law... More...

Legislator Belesi and Nassau County Executive Mangano announce “Too Good For Drugs” program

Presiding Officer Peter J. Schmitt and County Executive Ed Mangano have announced their joint participation with the Nassau County Police Department to implement Nassau’s new Too Good For Drugs Program. More...

You read it in the Massapequa Post: Articles from the Archives

January 2, 1969 Quick action by a security guard at McKenna Junior High School Saturday brought to a halt what might have been the fifth costly “mystery blaze” to strike the school district since 1967. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Plainedge High School announces the top students for 2010

Plainedge High School Principal Robert Amster announced the names of more than 20 students who received the Class of 2010’s summa cum laude recognition earlier this school year. More...

St. William first grade class held robot day

The children in Ms. Cromarty’s first grade class at St. William the Abbot School in Seaford, had Robot Day. They used junk to make their very own “dream” robots. More...

Berner Middle School makes connections between languages aloud

At Berner Middle School in the Massapequa Public School District, foreign language students had the unique opportunity to attend a read-aloud during which they were exposed to some of their favorite children’s classics in languages they are cu More...

Obituaries

Jeanette Antonucci of North Massapequa, volunteer and bookkeeper St. James Church

Loving homemaker and mother Jeanette Antonucci of North Massapequa died July 13, 2010 after an illness. She was 80 years old and had lived on North New York Drive for 53 years. She was born in Brooklyn on Nov. 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...

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