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Massapequa Philharmonic to present violinist Benjamin Beilman; concert free

IN THE NEWS

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Guest Conductor, Zachary Schwartzman, opens its 28th season of free concerts with violinist, Benjamin Beilman, performing the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto on Saturday evening, October 16, 8: More...

ASD and 6th grade teachers settle longstanding legal dispute

After more than 8 years of discussion, debate and lawsuits, the Amityville School District and a group of teachers who taught 6th grade in the district have reached an agreement on back pay for working an extra instructional period during the 2002-0 More...

Two hearings on improvements in Massapequa before Oyster Bay Town Board this week

Two public hearings—one about modernizing a gasoline station in Massapequa and the other to move forward on plans for the development of Massapequa's waterfront access program announced in 2009—will be held at Town Hall this week. More...

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Schools/Sports

Long Island Greyhounds ho nored at Brooklyn Cyclones game

The Long Island Greyhound Softball 12u Blue team’s on field success for the 2010 season was celebrated at a Brooklyn Cyclones Double Header on September 1st. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Lost cats, especially indoor ones, have a terrible recovery record. Does your indoor cat wear a collar with ID? Probably not. Mine doesn’t. We feel keeping it on is impossible. More...

Events & Calendar

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. THURSDAY, October 7 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue to hold free rabies vacine clinic Oct. 10

Last Hope Animal Rescue (www.lasthopeanimalrescue. org) is holding a free rabies vaccine clinic on Sun., Oct 10, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pampered Paws Professional Pet Grooming, 325 Union Blvd., Holbrook. All Long Island pet owners are welcome. More...

Dahlia Society meets October 21

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a dahlia basics class on how to properly dig and store dahlia tubers for the winter on Thurs., Oct. 21, 7 p.m. at the HG Williams Community Center on Ritter Avenue in Massapequa. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - HSBC BANK USA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE HOLDERS OF NUMURA HOME EQUITY LOAN, INC., HOME EQUITY LOAN TRUST, SERIES 2007-1, Plaintiff, AGAINST SUSAN BONDI, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Vietnam Memorial Wall replica comes to Long Island - Free Access

On display in West Islip throught Sunday; watch video
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There was a unexpected silence as students walked through the Dignity Memorial on the grounds near the West Islip Library... More...

Village moves up winter closings for Brady Park

The beginning of the winter schedule at Brady Park will begin earlier than in previous years. Traditionally the park is open from 8 a.m to 8 p.m., between April 1st and October 31 and has winter hours for 8 a.m, to 6 p.m. More...

MCKENNA STUDENTS STUDY FI LIGHTHOUSE:

MCKENNA STUDENTS STUDY FI LIGHTHOUSE: The 4th grade classes from McKenna Elementary School, spent a fun and educational day at the Fire Island Lighthouse on September 23rd. More...

"Massapequa's barber," John Conzo retires

John Conzo has been the official barber for four generations of Massapequans, giving many of them their first haircut, cutting their hair for their weddings and then cutting their children and grandchildren’s hair. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Park Senior Club installs new officers

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto was recently on hand for the annual installation of officers for the Massapequa Park Senior Club. More...

Massapequa Fire Department’s Community celebration. September 2010

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Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 •Both locations of the Massapequa Public Library will be closed for Columbus Day, Mon., Oct. 11. More...

Obituaries

Chris Dillon, former Massapequan

Former Massapequan Christopher I. Dillon died Sept. 5, 2010 in Long Beach. He was 41. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Hope rises at Citifield

Amazin’—New York Mets’ owner Fred Wilpon has finally seen the light and recognizes that the losing mentality of the team goes right up from the dugout to the GM’s office. More...

Technology isn’t cruel; people are

The death by suicide of the Rutgers University student who was taped by his roommate and his roommate’s girlfriend engaging in homosexual sex was tragic. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?