September 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Town considering development of parcel along Sunrise Highway; no opposition

The Town of Oyster Bay is considering an application to use a vacant parcel on the south side of Sunrise Highway in Massapequa for a car and truck sales dealership. More...

Massapequan a contestant on Hell's Kitchen this week

Robert McCue, who was born and raised in Massapequa, will be among the latest crop of aspiring chefs on the 8th season of Hell’s Kitchen, which premiers Wednesday, Sept. 22 on FOX. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

MSD ebds 6-week summer rec program

The Massapequa School District was buzzing with activity this summer as more than 1,000 youngsters participated in a host of enrichment and recreational programs. More...

Amityville Schools open; staf attends leadership forum

The Amityville School District was the first public school district on Long Island to open it doors to students for the 2010-11 school year, which began on September 1. More...

Army Lt. Col. Thomas W. O’Connor Jr. graduates

Army Lt. Col. Thomas W. O’Connor Jr. graduated from the College of Naval Warfare in Newport, Rhode Island. Qualified students earned a master of arts degree in National Security and Strategic Studies. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Massapequa • 523 Central Avenue • 798-4607 Massapequa Park • 40 Harbor Lane • 799-0770 •On Thurs., Sept. 16, 7 p.m. Financial Advisor Tom Raad will host Understanding Investing 101 Workshop at the Harbor Lane Library. More...

Obituaries

Joseph Walsh, education advocate

Education and equal opportunity advocate Joseph A. Walsh died Aug. 26, 2010 after a short illness. The longtime Massapequan was 86. More...

Opinion

Editorial: They answer the call to serve their community

The call went out at approximately 3:30 a.m. Most people were fast asleep, including the hundreds of volunteers who got up, left their homes and families and went into Amityville to battle a major commercial building fire September 2. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Massapequqa Water District rejects DEC’s response to their concerns

Readers’ Voices: Letters and Commentary

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Free taxi rides in MPK under new Village agreement

New cab company offers free service within Village limits

There may not be such a thing as a free lunch, but if you live in Massapequqa Park Village there is a free ride. At the Village Board meeting on Sept. 13... More...

Police raid massage parlor in Massapequa Park

Third incident in three weeks

Posted Sat., Sept. 19, 2 p.m.-Police officers from the Nassau County Narcotic-Vice Squad made an arrest at a Massapequa Park massage parlor charging the defendant with giving massages without a license. More...

Massapequa Park merchants look to start new biz organization

Nominating committee established

Posted 12 p.m. Sept. 17: A group of Massapequa Park merchants and business owners met last night to consider establishing a new association. After some discussion, the group formed a nominating committee to put up a slate of officers.. More...

Injured swan rescued

On Sun., Sept. 5, a young male Mute Swan living in a Massapequa Preserve More...

 

People/Social

Adrienne Egglinger to wed Michael Scott McCall

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Egglinger of Amityville announce the engagement of their daughter, Adrienne Colleen, to Michael Scott McCall, son of Annemarie McCall of Syracuse, and Scott McCall of Oswego, New York. More...

Air Force Colonel Philip A. Bossert Retires

Colonel Philip A. Bossert, Jr., professor of Air Force studies at the University of Houston and commander of Air Force ROTC for 21 colleges, retired after 28 years on active duty. More...

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter annual luncheon held

The Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter NSDAR of Amityville held its annual luncheon on June 17 at Southward Ho Country Club. Following lunch the program, Shoes of Our First Ladies, was present by Ron Bush. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

First the rant: I am so sick of animal hoarders. I am sick of hearing that these people are sick. A diagnosis of mental illness does nothing to mitigate the suffering of the animal victims. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of 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. More...

Taste of the Town fundraiser for YES September 23

Help YES Community Counseling Center to raise funds to continue its fight to increase awareness, prevent and treat drug use and abuse and promote healthy families and a safe community. More...

A great day of Irish dancing and pipes Sept. 19

Lovers of Irish dance, music, piping, drumming, language, soda bread and athletics will surely enjoy Sept. 19 when the Nassau County Board of the Ancient Order of Hibernians holds their 38th annual AOH Feis and Festival on Long Island. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, TRUSTEE FOR “JPMAC 2005 WMC 1J.P. MORGAN MORTGAGE ACQUISTION CORP 2005-WMC1”; Plaintiff(s) vs. RAYMOND W. More...