September 8, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

10-alarm blaze levels building in Amityvile

Firefighters work for 9 hours to bring fire under control; MFD provides mutual aid

A blazing fire demolished buildings at the northeast corner of Merrick Road and Route 110 in Amityville Thurs., Sept. 2. Officials said they suspect that the fire was intentionally set and are investigating. More...

IN THE NEWS

September 11th Services

The following is a list of local services planned in commemoration of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks: Town of Oyster Bay Fri, Sept.10, 7 p.m. at the Town’s 9/11 Memorial at Tobay Beach. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Move over Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. The 2011 Afghan Hound Club of America (AHCA) Rescue calendar is about to go to press. Never have there been more blonde bombshells or stunning pin-ups. More...

Events & Calendar

Temple B’nai Torah announces auditions for this year’s Children’s Musical beginning September 12

The Temple Show Committee announced that auditions will be held for this year’s Temple B’nai Torah Temple Children’s Musical for performers between 8 and 18 years old. More...

West Islip County Fair Sept. 26

The West Islip Country Fair will be held Sun., Sept. 26, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Higbie Lane and Montauk Highway, behind the West Islip Library. There will be 350 exhibitors, music, food, clowns, petting zoo, castle bounce and magician. More...

Temple B’nai Torah prepares for High Holy Days

Temple B’nai Torah, Wantagh, Massapequa joins Jews throughout the world begin to prepare for a unique ten day period of prayer, self examination, fasting and repentance with the Jewish New Year. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice is hereby given that an order granted by the Supreme Court, Nassau County, on the 23 day of August, 2010, bearing Index Number 10-015122, a copy of which may be examined at the Office of the Nassau County Clerk, located at 240 Old Country Road More...

Woman assaults security guard at mall

She's arrested for shoplifting with 3-year-old son

A security officer working at Wal-Mart in Massapequa was assaulted and injured last night by a subject who police later charged with robbery. The incident... More...

Flags of remembrance

Local scouts complete 9/11 display

Local residents and riders on city-bound LIRR trains through Massapequa Park will witness the results of a recent troop service project on display on the lawn at Massapequa Park Village Hall... More...

GOP gubinatorial primary Thursday

The outcome of the Republican gubernatorial primary Tues., Sept. 14 is by most accounts going to be a test of just how angry voters really are. More...

Will arrest shackle Mejias' primary bid and election to Senate?

With less than two weeks to go before the Democratic primary, senatorial candidate and Democratic party favorite Dave Mejias was arrested Sept. 1, and charged with stalking his former girlfriend. Mejias, who served as N.C. Leg. More...

 

People/Social

Fourth annual Rudy Rescues a success

The fourth annual Rudy Rescues was a success as 54 competitors participated in the beach event. The Rudy Rescues is a memorial event sponsored by the tobay Beach lifeguards in honor of the late Rudy Fiorvanti. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Massapequa 523 Central Ave. 798-4608 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 7990770   More...

Obituaries

Betsy Turk, East Massapequa resident, teacher, Long Island Wrestling Foundation volunteer

Amityville school teacher Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” Turk, a longtime East Massapequa resident, died suddenly Aug. 14, 2010. She was 53 and lived on Clocks Boulevard. She was born July 10, 1957 in New York City. More...

Opinion

Editorial: We paid a high price for the lessons of 9/11

Even nine years later, the horror, the pain, the anger, the fear and the questions persist. We are living in a post 9/11 world in which the innocence and trust of the past were shattered by unspeakable acts that defy human understanding. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Americans must learn the lessons taught by the Founding Fathers

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

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