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Scholars in the News

•The State University of New York at Plattsburgh awarded degrees to the following local residents at the spring commencement: From Massapequa are Daniel Robert Famiglietti, James Thomas McHale, Marni Nichols and Elizabeth Holton Reilly; from Mas More...

Six Massapequa athletic teams recognized

Board of Education commends them for winning championship titles
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Eastplain students exploring the country

Plainedge’s Eastplain Elementary School third-grade students spanned the nation’s famous landmarks during a recent monthlong enrichment study. During the unit, the students learned about a variety of U.S. More...

Library

It’s Happenin’ At Your Library

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Obituaries

Catherine T. Kensil, Massapequa Park resident, Good Samaritan hospital volunteer

Catherine T. Kensil of Massapequa Park and formerly Massapequa, died on Jan. 7, 2011 at 81 years old. “Football was a big part of our lives,” said Mary Jo Kensil, her daughter. More...

Opinion

Thumbs up to Town for a job well done

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Readers Commentary Writer: leadership void on school boards leads to irresponsible spending

Once again the school children of Massapequa are being short changed to feed high, out of control salaries that encompass 80 percent of the school budget. More...

It’s time our unions join the real world

Many government offices, buildings, courts, etc., enjoyed a holiday on Fri., Feb. 11, in celebration of Lincoln’s birthday, which fell on Sat., Feb. 12. More...

Chiefs win 9th straight

Massapequa Chiefs Hockey team defeated the Garden City Wings, 3-1, Jan. 21, winning their 9th straight game. In the photo above, Massapequa forward Joey Bochichio is denied by goalie David Wax. More...

MPK Village to focus on compliance of snow removal laws by residents

Under Village code sidewalks and hydrants must be cleared by homeowners

Residents who do not clean snow from their sidewalks and from the fire hydrants in front of their homes could face fines according to Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna. The issue was raised during the Feb. 14 Village Board meeting. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Parks Our Lady of Lourdes Church parishioner receives medal from bishop

The Most Reverend William Murphy, bishop, Diocese of Rockville Centre, bestowed the fourth annual St. Agnes Medal of Service upon Joan Donovan, parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes parish, Massapequa Park. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club visits Frick Collection and Gracie Mansion NYC

“This was the best trip I have ever been on with the Club,” was a comment by Gerry Doherty about the most recent trip of the Amityville Woman’s Club. On Oct. 26, the club went to Manhattan. More...

Massapequa Park detective Stefanakos is honored with Scottish Rite Masons Degree

Steven C. Stefanakos, of Massapequa Park, a detective in the New York City Police Department, was one of 163 Thirty-second Degree Scottish Rite Masons who was elevated to third Degree in a special ceremony in Philadelphia on Tues., Aug. 31. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

For the last 135 years Westminster Kennel Club has been “America’s Dog Show”. It also happens to be the only dog show where the Group and Best In Show judging is broadcast live on national television. 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...

Temple B’nai Torah hosts Shabbat Across America on March 4

On Friday night, March 4, Temple B’nai Torah in Wantagh, together with hundreds of synagogues across the continent will take part Shabbat Across America. The entire community is invited. More...

Publication from Tony Church to benefit American Cancer Society

The Tony Church Foundation is offering The Old Soft Shoe, an assemblage of true stories and tall stories, a seven-inch by 10 inch stitched 32-page book. The cost is $12 per copy or $15 if signed. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

INCORPORATED VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUAPARKNASSAU COUNTY, NEWYORKNOTICE OF SALE OF TAXLIENS FORUNPAID VILLAGE TAXES NOTICE OF TAX LIENSALE OF VILLAGE OFMASSAPEQUA PARK,NEW YORK IS HEREBYGIVEN THAT, in pursuance of the provisions of theReal Property Tax La More...