September 15, 2010 RSS feed / People/Social

Massapequa Adult Education Seniors crochet afghans for charity

Members of the Massapequa Adult Education Senior Center at McKenna Elementary School crocheted 20 afghans as part of its charity workshop program. All the afghans were donated to the Ronald McDonald house on June 2. More...

McKenna Brownie Troop #2359 become Junior Girl Scouts

Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary Brownie Troop #2359 bridged from Brownie Girl Scouts to Junior Girl Scouts on June 11. The girls participated in an official bridging ceremony and then celebrated with a party afterward. More...

Emily DeSimone to wed Peter Sticco

Frank and Carla DeSimone, of Massapequa Park, announce the engagement of their daughter Emily DeSimone to Peter Sticco, the son of Charles and Joyce Sticco of Valle y Stream. More...

Peter Roberts graduates from military training

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Peter J. Roberts III graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Army National Guard Pvt. Steffi Thukral graduates

Army National Guard Pvt. Steffi Thukral has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. She is the daughter of Sushma Thukral of Massapequa and a 2007 graduate of Plainedge High School. More...

Harvey Reibel receives diploma 55 years after he graduates

Harvey Reibel, who hails from North Massapequa, received his high school diploma 55 years after he graduated from Erasmus Hall High School. 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...

Keith W. Gibson commissioned as a second lieutenant

Keith W. Gibson has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force after completing the Air Force ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) program and graduating with a bachelor’s degree from Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, New York. More...

Christopher LaRegina and Andrea Bielen wed

Christopher LaRegina of Massapequa Park and Andrea Bielen of Franklin Lakes, New Jersey were married on September 26, 2009. More...

Lions Club presents appreciation certificate to Massapequa Staples

Lions Club Sunnyside Suramericano of Queens, District 20K1 presented a certificate award to the workers at the printing center at Staples of Massapequa for their outstanding services and quality rendered to the Lions Club. More...

Air force senior airman Colin O’Leary, “The last warrior base”

Air Force Senior Airman Colin O’Leary, son of Gary O’Leary and Karen Gordon of Massapequa, enemy less than 100 miles away. He is stationed in Kunsan, South Korea, on the southwest coast of the country. More...

Navy seaman recruit Robert E. Rousseau completes Navy training

Navy Seaman Recruit Robert E. Rousseau, the son of Christine J. and Robert E. Rousseau of Massapequa, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. More...

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