January 5, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

December blizzard hits Long Island hard; Town and Village hit back

Although it wasn't a white Christmas in Massapequa, the day after certainly was when Mother Nature pounded the tri-State area with high winds and almost two feet of snow that caused white-out conditions. More...

Shoppers assaulted at Sunrise Mall

Two incidents of shoppers being assaulted after leaving the Westfiled Sunrise Mall were reported by police this week. More...

No-cost sex offender email alerts

Parents for Megan’s Law (PFML) will actively email to notify residents each time Suffolk and Nassau County Police Departments, as well as other local municipal Long Island Police Departments, release sex offender notifications for Level 1, Leve More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The first “Pets” of 2011 requests “reader participation”, especially from residents of the Town of Babylon. Are you ready? Your message will only take you a few moments, but the collective pet pay-off can be priceless. More...

Events & Calendar

Audubon sponsors bird walk

The South Shore Audubon Society is hosting a bird walk at the Jamaica Bay National Wildlife Refuge on Sun., Jan. 9, 9:30 a.m. to noon. To reach the Refuge, take the Belt Parkway to Cross Bay Blvd., Exit 17 South. More...

Unclaimed remains of Veterans to be buried with honors at Calverton

The Missing in America Project (MIAP), Dignity Memorial Funeral Homes and the City of New York have partnered together to inter the unclaimed remains of indigent and homeless veterans currently being stored in coroner’s offices around the city, More...

MHS Jr./Sr. PTSA to host career presentation January 11th

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...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION of DIGITAL ORACLE, L.L.C. Articles of organization filed with the Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 10/27/2010. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY has been designated as agent upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Office of Unclaimed Funds comes to Massapequa Park Village

RESIDENTS CAN STOP IN AND SEE IF THEY ARE ENTITLED TO ANY "LOST MONEY"

POSTED THURS. JAN. 13- More...

Bronx man arrested for forgery in Massapequa

Posted Tues., Jan. 11- A 55-year-old Bronx resident was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument and grand larceny following an incident at the Chase Bank, 4210 Sunrise Hwy., Massapequa yesterday. More...

Health Department expands on Hepatitis A alert

EXPOSURE SUSPECTED AT MORE MASSES AT OUR LADY OF LOURDES

Posted Fri., Jan. 7- More...

Villages scramble to resolve March election snafu; voters may be forced to use paper ballots

Villages throughout New York State are scrambling to determine how they will conduct their general elections scheduled for March. More...

Michael Antonucci wins another seat on NMFD Board of Commissioners

North Massapequa Fire Commissioner Michael Antonucci won his fourth, five-year term in an election held last month. It was the only contested race for the fire departments and water districts this year. More...

Amityville Town adopts new dog licensing regulations

The Oyster Bay Town Board has approved the addition of a new article to Chapter 103 of Town Code pertaining to the licensing and identification of dogs More...

 

Schools/Sports

St. David's Preschool Christmas Program

Parents and friends of St. David’s Preschool students gathered in the Church nave for the children’s Christmas program held Dec. 11. Pastor David J. Meyers opened the program with the invocation and welcomed everyone for coming. More...

Health Department issues Hepatitis scare at Our Lady of Lourdes

Anyone who received Holy Communion at Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church in Massapequa Park, during the 10:30 a.m. More...

Basketball free throw contest

The Knights of Columbus Council 6911 of Massapequa Park, Our Lady of the Island is sponsoring a free throw basketball contest for boys and girls, ages 10 to 14, Sun., Jan 23, 2 to 3:45 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Joseph Barget, longtime resident and veteran of U.S. Army, at 81

A proud veteran and a 55-year area resident, Joseph Barget enjoyed life following his retirement, playing golf and poker and spending time with family. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Citizens, like their government, must hunker down in this economic winter

The state of the economy, like the seasons, changes. Sometimes we enjoy the plenty of a burgeoning spring, but then the cold, lean winter sets in and a whole new way of doing things is demanded. More...

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Taxpayers, beware, solutions are not as sweet as they seem

Readers Commentary

Dear Editor: Gee, the Senate approves the White House-Republican tax compromise with a few costly sweeteners stirred in, and gone is any great concern for the economy going down the tube into debt upon debt that was said to be a bankrupting tax on th 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?