December 8, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Man arrested and charged in two burglaries in MPK this week

Posted Tues., Dec. 14- A Hauppauge man has been arrested and charged in two burglaries that occurred in Massapequa Park Monday., Dec. 13 and earlier this morning. Nassau County Police gave this account. More...

How did Massapequans vote in November's election

by Tiffany Elliott As Massapequa goes, so goes the state—not! Carl Paladino, who ran an unsuccessful bid for New York State Governor as a Republican, and lost to Democrat Andrew Cuomo, pulled out a victory in Massapequa. More...

Mark Herbst honored

It was a combination of powerful tribute and poignant charity at the annual dinner gala conducted by the Construction Financial Management Association – Long Island Chapter (CFMA) where Massapequa resident Patrick Hickey of Signature Bank and More...

Commissioners run for reelection on Massapequa and S. Farmingdale Water Districts

Incumbent Commissioners in the Massapequa and South Farmingdale water districts are running for reelection in a vote scheduled for Tues., Dec. 14. Both elections are uncontested. More...

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Schools/Sports

Maria Regina students learn about baptism

At Maria Regina School in Seaford, Mrs. Haase’s second grade learned about the Sacrament of Baptism. The children shared photographs of their Baptism Day, as well as their own white garments and Baptismal candles. More...

Massapequa girls volleyball holds Second Annual Teacher Appreciation Day

On Wed., Sept. 27, coach CarolAnn Habeeb and the Massapequa girls volleyball team hosted their second annual Teacher Appreciation Day at Massapequa High School. More...

MPK student Jamie Sweeney participates in museum exhibition

For Jamie Sweeney, a fifth grader at Birch lane Elementary School in Massapequa Park, colors of Long Island refers to objects in her environment. 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, December 9 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. More...

Christmas Eve ice skating party

Join Dr. Jeff Poplarski and his staff for the 21st annual Christmas Eve skate party at Marjorie Post Park, Unqua Road, Massapequa, Fri., Dec. 24, 4 to 7 p.m. Bring the family, bring a friend; you do not have to skate. More...

Ian Fydell to hold book signing

Massapequa resident Ian Fydell will be having a book signing for his book, Breathing Space: Book One of The Exodus Trilogy, Wed., Dec. 15, 7 p.m. at the Book Revue, 33 New York Ave., Huntington. The Book Review is reached at 631-271-1442. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices - Your right to know

Notice of formation of Cassidy’s Closet, LLC. A limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 11/1/10. Office located in Nassau County. More...

Fundraiser at Blue Parrot December 27

MONEY RAISED TO HELP FIND A CURE FOR CANCER

An effort to raise money to find a cure for lymphoma and leukemia will be held at the Blue Parrot, 5460 Merrick Rd., Massapequa Dec. 27. More...

Police find remains at Gilgo Beach - Free Access

INVESTIGATION CONTINUING

Posted Tues., Dec. 14- Suffolk Police report the discovery of the remains of three additional unidentified persons at Gilgo Beach, near the area where the skeletal remains of another unidentified person were found Saturday, Dec. 11. More...

MSD unveils new course offerings

PARENT PORTAL FOR AMES ONLINE; MORE TO COME

Posted Sun., Dec. 12-At the December meeting of the Massapequa School Board, district officials unveiled new course proposals for the 2011-12 school year. The new classes are listed in the course catalog that was mailed to parents. More...

MPK Village Lights Up the Night

Annual Christmas Tree and Menorah lit

It’s that time of year again and hundreds gathered along Park Boulevard in the Village of Massapequa Park on Sat., Nov. 27, for the annual Tree and Menorah lighting ceremony. More...

Fire District races Tuesday; contest in North Massapequa

Elections for Fire Commissioners will be held Tues., Dec. 14 in the Massapequa and North Massapequa fire districts. In Massapequa, incumbent Mike Mazzola is running for another fiveyear term and faces no opposition. More...

 

People/Social

MFD remembers past members

On Sunday morning, Nov. 14, the Massapequa Fire Department held it’s annual memorial service to honor and remember all of the members of the Department that have passed away. The service was held at the West End Fire House. More...

“Brady Bunch” presents handmade quilt to Mayor Altadonna

As a token of their appreciation, members of the Massapequa Park Senior Center, known as the “Brady Bunch”, presented a handmade quilt to Mayor Altadonna. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

More Threads in the Baby lon/We stminster Web: Did the Great American Smoke Out originate in Babylon at the former Westminster Kennel Club (WKC)? More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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

Opinion

Guest Editorial: Know the law and know your limits this holiday and don’t drive drunk

Studies show that 60 percent of people in the country do not know the law as it pertains to drunk driving. And they are even less knowledgeable about how much they can drink before they get into a car to drive. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Bush should assume responsibility for war in Iraq

Dear Editor: It has been reported President George Bush received a $7 million advance for his presidential memoirs. He is also received an annual pension of $203,600. This is in addition to other money he receives. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?