December 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

How Pequans voted in November's election

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...

Local blood drive

Currently there is a blood shortage in the Long Island geographic area. More...

Farmingdale Walmart collects food for needy

The Farmingdale Walmart collected food for those in need from community and employee donations. The store makes donations on a regular basis to a wide variety of local organizations and donates food regularly to area pantries. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Scholarships available for HS seniors

Ronald McDonald House Charities®, (RMCH) is awarding over $400,000 in scholarships to local graduating high school seniors. More...

PTSA hosts presentation on career programs

Are you looking to enhance your educational opportunities? The Massapequa High School Junior/Senior PTSA is hosting an informative presentation about adding a career-oriented program to your child’s school schedule. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Standing behind a oneway glass window, could your dog pick you out of a police lineup? More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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

Obituaries

Marilyn McLaughlin, former Massapequa resident, homemaker

When Marilyn and Hugh Vincent “Mack” McLaughlin moved to Massapequa in the late 1970s they took a beat-up house along the Great South Bay and made it into a home. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial: ‘Tis the season of giving

Many of the local food pantries are in desperate need of donations, and the volunteers are reaching out to the public for assistance as the holidays approach. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

One man’s flight from plenty in search of those in need

Guest Commentary

Some time ago, I associated chicken francaise with the Holiday Season, instead of the usual stuff, but not in the usual way. More...

NextG offers MPK Village revised antenna plan

POSTED, Dec. 21- Next G Networks has told the Village it will revise its plan to install nodes for a distributed antenna system within Massapequa Park. Mayor James Altadonna said at the Dec. More...

Massapequa HS Cyber Cafe opens

Prior to the school board meeting on November 18, the Massapequa School District held a ribboncutting ceremony to unveil the new cafeteria and cyber café at Massapequa High School. More...

Girl Scouts decorate holiday house in MPK

McKenna Elementary Junior Troop #2359 had a great time decorating one of the little holiday houses displayed along Park Boulevard in Massapequa Park. A beautiful scene was created and each girl decorated two trefoils to hang up inside the house. More...

Correction

A recent article, "Massapequa Schools Set New Tax Levy “contained incorrect language as it relates to the collection of property taxes. More...

 

People/Social

Girl Scout Troop 2279 donates to Kids Tools for School drive

Massapequa Girl Scout Troop 2279 of East Lake Elementary School donated school supplies to Astoria Federal Savings’ 11th annual Kids Tools for School collection drive in August, filling 12 backpacks. More...

Myton Literary society holds first meeting

The Mary P. Myton Literary Society held its first meeting of the year at the Lauder Museum on Oct. 8. President Joan Garry called the meeting to order and introduced two guests, Emma Wischnie and Phyllis Brusce. Sixteen members were present. More...

NEFCU promotes Farmingdale resident Eileen Nolan to Chief Branding Officer/SVP

NEFCU has promoted Farmingdale resident Eileen Nolan to the role of chief branding officer/ senior vice president. More...

Events & Calendar

Nazarene Church offers Christmas services

The Massapequa Park Church of the Nazarene will hold special Christmas services on Sunday, December 19 at 10:45 a.m. and Friday, December 24 at 7 p.m. All are welcome. The church is located at 65 Roosevelt Ave. in Massapequa Park. More...

St. Mark’s hosts Celebration Brass concert Dec 19

Celebrations Brass will be presenting a concert at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 200 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre. Sun., Dec. 19, 4 p.m. More...

Safe Boating Courses available

Safe Boating Courses, free vessel safety checks and more are available from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With 18 squadrons around Long Island, there’s one near you. 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...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?