February 9, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

MFD face fire and ice as they battle several major blazes in frigid January

On Tues., Feb. 1, Nassau County Police and Massapequa Fire Department rescue volunteers rushed to the aid of a woman who fell in front of the stores on Park Boulevard at Clark Boulevard. More...

Newspaper tour

Tigers from Massapequa toured the offices of the Massapequa Post newspaper as part of their efforts to win a communications badge. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Plainedge School District to host forums regarding Superintendent search

The Plainedge School District’s Board of Education has initiated the search process for a new Superintendent of Schools, as current Superintendent Christine P’Simer will be retiring at the end of June. More...

Venditto thanks Student Council and Schwarting Cubs

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto recently attended the Plainedge’s Schwarting Elementary School’s Student Council and Cub Scout Pack 436 Pack Night, and honored the students and Cub Scouts for their efforts in helping to support o More...

Events & Calendar

B’nai Torah to sponsor art auction March 5

Temple B’nai Torah will hold an art auction on Sat., March 5 at the Temple, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh. Art, in all media and price ranges, will be featured. More...

Normal sanitation schedule for Presidents’ holiday

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Beth Faughnan reminds residents that there will be normal sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collections on both Lincoln’s Birthday, Fri., Feb. 11, and Presidents’ Day, Mon., Feb. 21. More...

B’nai Torah Family Bingo Party February 13

On Sun., Feb. 13, noon, Temple B’nai Torah will conduct a Family Bingo Party at the Temple, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh. The entire community, of all ages, is invited to play. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. L&L ASSOCIATES HOLDING CORP., Pltf. vs. DIANA M. BOSSERT, et al, Defts. Index #10-006715. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated Sept. More...

State passes bill eliminating ban on lever voting machines

VILLAGES STILL SCRAMBLING TO DECIDE ON HOW TO CONDUCT MARCH 15 ELECTIONS

Posted Wed., Feb. 16- More...

Former gasoline station owner embroiled in controversy; residents concerns raised

Most people who travel along Merrick Road in Massapequa have seen the signs screaming at them. More...

Scouts are snow nICE!

Some Boy Scouts from Massapequa lived the slogan "Do a Good Turn Daily," when they volunteered to shovel snow for some people in need in the area recently. More...

Localwoman'sresident's bra design featured inbreastauctioncancerfundraiserauction

On March 15, an “artbra” created by Susan Bruno of Amityville will be auctioned to benefit the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program. The event, Creative Cups, will be held at Adelphi University, from 6 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Councilwoman Alesia is sworn in

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, left, recently presided over the swearing-in ceremony of newly returned Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia, right. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Next week-February 14/15- marks the 135th Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show in NYC, and Babylon marks the site of the historic WKC clubhouse and kennels plus the grave of Sensation the Pointer who has always been the symbol of the famous dog sho More...

Library

At the Library

Massapequa •The Harbor Lane Library will offer space to play Mah Jongg noon to 9 p.m. Registration is not required, but you should bring your Mah Jongg card and Mah Jongg tiles. More...

Obituaries

Mary Hamilton-Jones, recent Massapequa resident, loving mother

Mary Evelyn Hamilton-Jones, who lived in Brooklyn Heights and moved to Massapequa recently to be with her son and his family, died Jan. 13, 2011 at the age of 95. More...

Margaret Pogan, MPK resident, family matriarch

Family matriarch and Massapequa Park resident Margaret F. Pogan died Jan. 5, 2010 after a long illness. She was 85. She was born in Greenwich Village, New York City and lived in Bellerose, Queens for many years before moving to Massapequa Park. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Wanted: An engaged public during this year’s painful school budget process

In May, voters will be asked to approve their school budgets. They will also be asked to select trustees whose job it will be to represent the public, setting policy and monitoring expenditures as we move forward through another year. More...

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Personal service in Massapequa Park during snowstorms

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