April 6, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Town to improve parks; unveils plan for athletic complex

The Town of Oyster Bay recently approved $4.5 million in bonds to improve park districts, town-wide. Nothing Massapequa specific was announced yet. More...

ASD officials outline budget picture as they move through process

With New York school districts decrying a budget shortfall due to rising costs and cuts in State and federal help, Amityville residents wonder what kind of cuts will be made to their district. More...

Hospice care network is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of those with terminal illness

Hospice Care Network (HCN), one of the largest hospice organizations in New York State that serves more than 400 patients and their families daily in Nassidered sau, Suffolk and Queens Counties, is looking for volunteers. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

When the Egyptian cobra escaped at the Bronx Zoo last month, the Reptile House was shut down as the search ensued. New Yorkers were warned to watch their ankles. More...

Obituaries

Joan Miga, mother, grandmother and former Farmingdale luncheonette owner

Joan Miga was a woman of great strength and independence. Even after the death of her husband, she managed to single-handedly maintain her home in Copiague, doing all the painting, landscaping and other chores herself. More...

Opinion

Editorial: Tenure rules, not tenure, needs overhaul

Tenure, the system that protects teachers in schools, colleges and universities from arbitrary dismissals, is under attack. No one supports an ineffective teacher. More...

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Upcoming events at your library...

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Posted Thurs., April 15- Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org. More...

Robbery in Sunrise Mall, Massapequa - Free Access

POLICE INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY

Posted Fri., April 8- Nassau County Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Massapequa yesterday at approximately 9:30 p.m. More...

MPK Village to hold hearing on budget April 11th

Massapequa Park Village will conduct a public hearing on Monday April 11, 2011 to consider the tentative budget for 2011-12. More...

Unqua PTA hosts Harlem Wizards

On Wednesday, March 2nd, the Harlem Wizards came to town to play the Unqua Elementary School staff in an exciting and entertaining evening of basketball and showmanship. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Scholars in the News

•Jane Hogan, of Massapequa, was named to the dean’s list for the first semester at Saint Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire where she is majoring in history. More...

Library

At The Library

Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue • 798-4607 Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane • 799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org. •Free tax assistance for seniors will be offered Thursdays, through April 14, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Read ers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. THURSDAY, April 7 More...

St. David's offers fitness classes

St. David’s Lutheran Church, 20 Clark Blvd., Massapequa Park will host aerobics and stretch and tone classes with Lois Gaiti. The aerobics classes will be held Tuesday nights beginning April 12. A $4 donation is requested. More...

Fourth annual fundraiser “Sound Success for ALS” on April 10

A great afternoon and evening of legendary music and partying Long Island style is just around the corner. Mick DuRussel will present a classic collection of nationally known musicians and other entertainers for local music fans. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT NASSAU COUNTY DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY. plaintiff(s) vs. NELTA JEAN-MICHEL, et al, Defendant(s) Attorney (s) for Plaintiff (s): The Law Office of Shapiro, Dicaro & Barak. 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?