May 25, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Town cleans up unsightly gasoline station

A much-discussed property in South Massapequa got a much-needed cleanup by the Town of Oyster Bay—much to the relief of nearby residents. The site may get a new owner as well. More...

Massapequa Chamber Singers to perform at Ducks Game May 30

The Massapequa High School Chamber Singers will perform the national anthem at the Long Island Ducks baseball game on Memorial Day, May 30, at Bethpage Ballpark in Central Islip. Game time is at 1:35 p.m. More...

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Schools/Sports

Ancient Rome invades Grace Day School

On March 15 (Ides of March) the sixth grade class at Grace Day School in Massapequa turned their social studies classroom into a Roman museum. More...

McKenna Elementary school students are “Mad” about science

As part of a school-wide goal to incorporate enrichment programs across the curriculum, Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary School has begun a series of Science Enrichment Clusters designed to help students explore their interests. More...

Maria Regina students participate in outdoor stations of the cross

On Fri., March 25, the fifth, sixth, seventh, and eighth graders of Maria Regina School in Seaford participated in an outdoor Stations of the Cross under the direction of Maria Regina Parish’s seminarian Jason Grisalfi. More...

Obituaries

Joan Rapczyk, Massapequa resident, faithful churchgoer

Longtime Massapequa resident and faithful Amityville churchgoer Joan Ann Rapczyk was a member of St. Martin of Tours R.C. Church and served as one of the church’s Eucharistic Ministers. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Take time from the BBQ to remember the price of freedom

This Memorial Day, there are numerous parades and events to commemorate a day set aside to honor those who lost their lives in the service of our country. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Republicans need to get serious about tax subsidies that bring pain at the pump

After Senate Republicans used the filibuster last week to protect $21 billion in tax subsidies for the five most profitable oil companies, I called on Senate Republicans to get serious about cutting the deficit, and end these tax subsidies. More...

Breaking News - 6/6/2011 10:39 AM

Attempted robbery of woman outside Massapequa Bank - Free Access

POLICE ASK FOR PUBLIC'S HELP IN APPREHENDING SUBJECT

A 37-year-old woman was inside Chase Bank, 6 Carman Rd., Massapequa using the ATM in the lobby to make a withdrawal when she noticed a man inside the bank who appeared to be watching her. More...

Breaking News - 5/29/2011 7:27 PM

NCPD Marine Unit saves two boaters - Free Access

INCIDENT YESTERDAY

The Marine Bureau reports the rescue of two people in Massapequa on Saturday May 27, 2011 at 11:30 PM. More...

Breaking News - 5/27/2011 5:32 PM

Massapequan serving in Afghanistan is promoted

Katherine Lisi makes first lieutenant

Massapequa native Katherine Lisi was promoted to first lieutenant during a ceremony yesterday in Camp Dwyer in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. More...

Local Folks in the News

•Stephanie Post of Massapequa, a junior majoring in Biochemistry and Biology & Biotechnology at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), recently completed an intense, hands-on research project in Denmark. More...

 

People/Social

Navy Seaman Apprentice Ryan T. Maddaleno completes Basic Training

Navy Seaman Apprentice Ryan T. Maddaleno, son of Susan R. Maddaleno of Massapequa and Ronald J. Maddaleno of Farmingdale recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. More...

Program on Colonial Bottle collection presented to Daughters of the American Revolution

At the October Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) meeting, Sue Griffing, past regent of Col. More...

Local student educates residents about the American Flag and Massapequa Cares

Massapequa Park resident Alli Philbin, is working on her Gold Award Project. She has been educating many local groups in Massapequa, Seaford and Wantagh about The American flag and Massapequa Cares. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

This Memorial Day we also mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War. A pet column may not seem a likely place to read about a Civil War general. Yet, in 1880, General Alexander S. More...

Events & Calendar

Town of Oystyer Bay beaches open weekends starting May 28

Town Councilman Chris J. Coshcignano has announced that Tobay Beach, Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beach in Oyster Bay, Centre Island Beach and Philip B. More...

DayTrade r Meetup May 31

The Long Island DayTrader Meetup Group will meet Thurs., May 31, 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. at the Plainview- Old Bethpage Public Library, 999 Old Country Rd., Plainview, to discuss stock market investing and day trading strategies. All levels are welcome. More...

Massapequa runners eighth annual “Heart & Sole” 5K Run Walk

Runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes from the Massapequas and all over Long Island and beyond are invited to come to Plainview on Sunday morning, July 10, 9 a.m. for the eighth annual edition of the Heart & Sole 5 Kilometer Run/Walk. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS Index No.: 22658/10 Date of Filing: May 2, 2011 SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF Nassau CITIMORTGAGE, INC., Plaintiff, -against- RUSSELL G JAMIESON JR., if living, or if either or all be dead, their wives, husband More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?