June 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Lions celebrate 60th Anniversary

AWARDS FOR SERVICE PRESENTED

Posted Tues., June 7- The Massapequa Lions celebrated their 60th Anniversary at the Stuart Thomas Manor of Massapequa and Lion Linda Riggiero was awarded a President Plaque for her leadership and determination. More...

Village's July 4th Fireworks display is on again

Call it a Christmas, er, make that an Independence Day miracle. The annual Massapequa Park fireworks display is back on. The Village cancelled the show for this year because of budget constraints. More...

IN THE NEWS

Blessing of the Fleet kicks off boating season More...

Special Sections

Library

Worlds of Wonder Await You at the Library

•The Harbor Lane Library offers the following ongoing programs: aerobics and toning classes on Mondays, 7:30 p.m.; tournament Scrabble, Mondays, 11 a.m.; Let’s Talk, a discussion group for seniors, Fridays, 1 p.m.; strength training classe More...

Obituaries

Louis Ramirez, 20-year member of Massapequa Fire Department

Memorial bunting hanging at the West End Firehouse in Massapequa marks the death of a longtime member, Louis John Ramirez who died suddenly May 2, 2011 in Indianapolis Indiana. He was 65 years old. More...

Theresa Monfett, former Massapequan resident, loving mother

Longtime Massapequa resident Theresa B. Monfett, a loving mother and caretaker, died April 10, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. She was 84. She was born on Jan. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Flyers against Hoops in school board elections were offensive

An individual, or a group of individuals attempted to influence the Massapequa School Board election May 17. More...

Are we living the moral of a sad story?

Dear Editor: More...

King is practicing divisive politics

Dear Editor: Congressman Peter King doesn’t seem to understand that religious liberty is a core American value like free speech and equal protection under the law If he did, he wouldn’t be singling out Muslim Americans for suspicion. More...

Breaking News - 6/9/2011 10:16 AM

Nassau County Executive orders heat centers open

COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT OFFERS TIPS TO BEAT THE HEAT

In an effort to help Nassau County residents cope with extremely high temperatures and humidity, Nassau County Executive Edward P. More...

Breaking News - 6/8/2011 11:12 AM

Vandals damage railings in Massapequa Preserve

CONCERNED CITIZENS NOTIFY POLICE

Police are investigating an incident of vandalism that occurred in the Massapequa Preserve at the entrance at Lake Shore Drive and Park Boulevard over the past few days. More...

Vandals damage railings in Massapequa Preserve

CONCERNED CITIZENS NOTIFY POLICE

Police are investigating an incident of vandalism that occurred in the Massapequa Preserve at the entrance at Lake Shore Drive and Park Boulevard over the past few days. More...

Massapequa firefighters honored by NC

Four Massapequa Firefighters received the Nassau County Bronze Medal of Valor. The award was given for their actions in saving a the life of a resident whose home went on fire in 2010. N.C. Exec. More...

Local band, "They Fall to Pieces," manages to get it all together

It began with the collapse of a drum set. More...

 

People/Social

Here's to Your HEALTH

Lighten up your diet to lose weight

The reason why fad diets typically don’t work, according to sports and lifestyle dietitian Molly Kimball, RD, is that they aren’t designed to succeed in the long term. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Spay, don’t litter.” The double entendre in this familiar slogan adds punch. At the risk of sounding like Andy Rooney, did you ever wonder why the word “litter” has so many unrelated meanings? 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, June 2 More...

Race in the Suburbs: A decade later; ERASE Celebrating Anniversary

Established 10 years ago to eliminate barriers to racial equity on Long Island, ERASE Racism is celebrating a decade of achievement, even as it recognizes that significant challenges remain before the region becomes truly desegregated. More...

Temple B’nai Torah honors graduates June 3

The Susanna E. 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...