October 27, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Albany Avenue’s 2nd Annual Halloween Fest

It was a Spook-tacular Success!

Families came out in droves to Albany Avenue School’s second annual Halloween Fest, which was held on October 29 on the school’s back fields and playground. More...

Sunise Highway now opened

Update: Police have opened Sunrise Highway westbound in all lanes; eastbound Sunrise Highway has one lane only opened in Massapequa Park. More...

Traffic advisory

Fire causes Sunrise Highway closing

Sun., 2:30 p.m., Oct. 31: A fire at a gasoline station at Park Lane and Unqua Road has resulted in the closing of Sunrise Highway in both directions. Police and firefighters are at the scene. Watch for updated information about the blaze. More...

Army Reservist Sgt. Priscard Precil coming home

Army Reserve Sgt. Priscard V. Precil is returning to the United States after a deployment to Iraq or Afghanistan in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom or Enduring Freedom, respectively. More...

North Massapequa man killed in motorcycle accident

The Nassau County Eighth Squad detectives report the details of a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred in Farmingdale yesterday at 9:02 p.m. More...

Voters' Guide to Local Races: Town of Oyster Bay

U.S. CONGRESS 3rd District Incumbent Pete King Running on the Republican, Independence and Conservative lines More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Thanks to a registered microchip, “Marshmallow” is back in his Deer Park home after being lost for two and a half years. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 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. More...

TOBAY leaf collection set for Nov. 1 - Dec. 3

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia announced that the Town’s Annual Leaf Collection Program will start on Mon., Nov. 1 and end Fri., Dec. 3. “Bagged leaves will be picked up on regular S.O.R.T. More...

Massapequa Chamber Business Expo Nov. 4

The Massapequa Chamber of Commerce will presents its 2010 Business Expo, Thurs., Nov. 4, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Westfield Sunrise Mall, Macy’s Courtyard, lower level. Thefirst 40 member exhibitors will be free. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices - Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. JOHN MAZZUKA, JAX VENTURES LLC, STEVEN PRINCE, LUDIDA PR INC., HOWARD GETZ, DR. More...

ELECTON RESULTS: Republicans take NYS Senate and House of Representatives

Democrats revel in victories in Albany and on Long Island

Voters who wanted change two years ago when Barack Obama was swept into office, when Democrats took control of the House and Senate and when they wrested it from the Republicans in the New York State Senate, wanted change again. More...

Massapequans win awards in Blazing Trails 4 Autusm 4 Mile Run

Event draws 1,209 runners

Bob Spina, Jr. of North Massapequa, Angela Cruz of Massapequa... More...

Gasoline station remains closed following major fire

Five minor injuries reported

Posted Mon., Nov. 1: “We certainly had our hands full.” That’s how Massapequa Fire Chief Pete Anglim described the scene of the fire at the Gulf Gasoline station fire at Park Lane and Sunrise Highway yesterday. More...

New owners of MPK Café come before board

Fred Grant, the new owner of Mary’s Parkside Express on Park Boulevard, which is now called Fred’s Inside the Park Café, came before the Massapequa Park Village Board Oct. 18 and outlined how he will operate the business. More...

Massapequa's Williamsport Tournament Team wins Long Island

On July 18, 2010, the 11u MCLL Williamsport Team won its second consecutive District 31 Championship. On July 28, 2010 this team began its battle for the LI Championship and would need to play 5 games in 7 days to win the LI Championship. More...

Homeowners - avoid late tax payment penalties

In order to avoid late tax payment penalties, Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage. More...

 

People/Social

Fanny Lapolla celebrates her 107th birthday

Massapequa Park resident Fanny Lapolla recently celebrated her 107th birthday surrounded by all her friends at the Village of Massapequa Park’s Brady Park Senior Center. More...

Volunteers honored at South Nassau hospital

Area residents who are members of the volunteer program at South Nassau Communities Hospital recently received their service awards for August and September. More...

Rachel Erath guest of honor at opening tea

Rachel Erath was the guest of honor at the opening tea of the Amityville’ Woman’s Club. Following decades of living in Amityville, she and her husband Robert are relocating to Florida. More...

Obituaries

Former ‘Pequan Nancy Elliott, worked for Massapequa bank

Former Massapequa resident Nancy Crane Elliott died Oct. 10, 2010 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She was 93. Born on Aug. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial: The Post’s local endorsements, 2010

Thecandidates running for officenext week are not the only ones facing challenges this year. Voters, poll watchers and Board of Elections will face the challenge of getting through this first general election with new voting machines. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Some intriguing questions about government

Dear Editor, How come most female candidates who have falsified their résumés are vilified, while many male candidates who phony their backgrounds are given a pass? Does that mean the gender gap has become a chasm? More...

Poll

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