January 12, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville student helps educate about AIDS

Amityville High School senior Jana Jackson has helped educate people about HIV/AIDS since she was 10 years old. More...

NC Health Department expands hepatitis A alert

The Nassau County Health Department has expanded its hepatitis A alert to parishioners of Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church. Now, anyone who received Holy Communion at the Church on Christmas Day at the 1:30 p.m. Mass or on Sunday, Dec. More...

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Schools/Sports

Scholarships available for High School seniors

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

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Several months ago I stopped visiting Oyster Bay Shelter to photograph the dogs and cats for the Massapequa Post edition of “Pets”. There were many reasons. The following is just one: More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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

Obituaries

Michael Stephen Fields, U.S. Air Force Veteran and self-made millionaire

Michael Stephen Fields, a 1963 graduate of Amityville Memorial High School and a self-made millionaire, died of cancer in California on Oct. 24, 2010 following a brief illness. He was 65 years old. More...

Opinion

Editorial: We saw on Saturday the high price we pay for freedom in America

The unconscionable assault against Rep. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Electric cars: A solution that fills up a book of unanswered questions

Readers Commentary

Have you seen the advertisement for an all-electric car, the $500 offer from LIPA if you buy one or the GE individual recharger? More...

MPK Village and NextG meeting again this week on antenna proposal

The Village of Massapequa Park will be meeting with officials from NextG Networks in an ongoing effort to reach an agreement with the company, which is looking to install an antenna system within Massapequa Park. More...

Plainedge athlete wins scholarship

Two time all- Long Island softball player Michele Daubman, a senior pitcher/SS from Plainedge High School, earned a scholarship to play division 1 softball at Fordham University. More...

Forty charged with DWI during holidays

The Nassau County Police Department reported that its officers made 40 driving while intoxicated arrests throughout the county from 9 p.m., Dec. 31, 2010 through 8 a.m., Jan. 3, 2011. More...

Councilman Joe Pinto reminds residents to keep drains clear

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph Pinto asks residents to help keep catch basins free of obstructions. While catch basins, also known as storm drains, are designed to capture rainwater, they do a lot more, & he noted. More...

 

People/Social

St. Joseph Hospital welcomes Santa

Each year, St. Joseph Hospital creates a free, magical wonderland in front of the hospital for eager spectators. Mr. and Mrs. More...

Daisies spread holiday cheer at the Bristal

Members of new Daisy Troop 2369 started their journey of Scouthood by spreading their holiday cheer at The Bristal, Massapequa’s assisted living facility. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club holds monthly meeting at Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club

The monthly meeting of The Amityville Woman’s Club was held Nov. 9 at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club. President Barbara Lozier welcomed everyone noting that they were having their Thanksgiving meal. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s 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, January 13 •Plainedge Bd. of Ed. Meeting: 8 p.m., Central Office Conf. More...

Sanitation and S.O.R.T. collections modified for Martin Luther King Day

Oyster Bay Town residents are advised that Town sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collection schedules will be modified for the Mon., Jan. 17, observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. There will be no sanitation or S.O.R.T. recycling collection. More...

Ice skate with the Massapequa Chief cheerleaders to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation

The Massapequa Chief cheerleaders will host a family ice skating session at Marjorie Post Park ice skating rink on Mon., Jan 17, 4 to 6 p.m. to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation. 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...

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?