June 22, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Dangerous propane fire keeps Massapequa F.D. busy

Shortly before 9 p.m., June 4, Massapequa firefighters rushed to a home at 364 Forest Ave., the site of a dangerous propane fire. More...

Two youths accosted and robbed in Massapequa

Two males in their early 20s were sitting in their car on Jefferson Street, Massapequa when they were approached by five or six other males, assaulted and robbed. That incident occurred Tues., June 14 at 10:40 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa Soccer Club wins in the State Open Cup championship

The Massapequa Crush, the Girls-Under 13 State Open Cup champions, had a 4-1 victory over the Dix Hills Panthers at Stringham Park in LaGrange, New York on June 4. More...

NEFCU Teacher grants available

Through NEFCU’s “Funding Your Ideas” (FYI) Grant Program, educators across Long Island have the opportunity to receive a grant to support an innovative classroom project that enhances the learning experience for students. More...

Nassau County offers baseball clinics

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano announced that the County will offer a series of general and specialized baseball clinics at Cantiague and Wantagh parks in June and July for boys and girls of all skills levels. More...

Events & Calendar

AARP meets June 23

AARP Chapter #4727 will hold its meeting Thurs., June 23 at Congregation Beth El, 99 Jerusalem Ave., Massapequa. Nassau County Legislator Judy Jacobs will be the speaker. More...

Nazarene Church to hold Vacation Bible School from June 27 to July 1

Massapequa Park Church of the Nazarene invites all children ages five to 12 to a Son Surf Beach Bash Vacation Bible School, a week of fun in the “Son.” Vacation Bible School runs Mon., June, 27 to Fri., July, 1, 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. More...

Berner Reunion July 30, 2011

A reunion will be held for Massapequa’s Alfred G. Berner High School classes of 1969, 1970 and 1971, Sat., July 30, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at The Riviera at Massapequa, 200 East Shore Dr., Massapequa. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices -

Your right to know

Legal Notice Notice of formation of Tropics of E Massage Therapy, PLLC. Articles of organization filed with the Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 04/11/2011. Office location : Nassau County. More...

MPK Mayor congratulates Firecracker Run winners

PREPARES FOR BUSY FOURTH OF JULY WEEKEND EVENTS

Mayor James Altadonna attended the Massapequa Road Runners’ Annual Firecracker 5K Race and presented a trophy to the first place finisher. More...

MSD signs contracts with four bargaining units

NEW CONCEPTS WILL SLOW DOWN BUDGET INCREASES

POSTED MON., JUNE 27- By Carolyn James More...

Bennett thanks supporters

Gary Bennett, a Massapequa resident who was elected to the Massapequa School Board March 17, held a luncheon at Marsala’s restaurant in Massapequa to thank his supporters. More...

The Paskoff Brothers: From Massapequa to Hollywood

They shared, a womb, a room and now, if all goes according to plan, their own production company. Twins Scott and Andrew Paskoff loved to sit in front of their TV growing up on Cedar Shore Drive in Massapequa. Not a lot has changed. More...

 

People/Social

Birch Lane school students visit Old Bethpage Village Restoration

On Fri., May 6 the children in second grade at the Birch Lane Elementary School, Massapequa, visited Old Bethpage Village Restoration. More...

Local Resident Ian Fydell names finalist for the Next Generation Indie Book awards

Auhor Ian Fydell, of Massapequa, was named as a finalist in the Science Fiction/ Fantasy category for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards. This was a national contest. More...

Massapequa Social Studies head is “Supervisor of the Year”

Brian Dowd, social studies curriculum associate K-12 for the Massapequa UFSD, was named Supervisor of the Year by the Long Island Council of Social Studies. He was recognized at an awards ceremony on May 24 at the Smithtown Sheraton Hotel. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

People aren’t born with pedigree papers. Perhaps they should be. More...

Obituaries

John Cheviot, priest, devoted parishioner of St. Martin of Tours Church, Amityville

John Cheviot, a lifelong Amityville resident and priest with the Paulist Order was proud that the first mass he ever offered was at his hometown church, St. Martin of Tours. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Become a hometown hero....

The Town of Oyster Bay, with the help of local organizations and veterans, put on a wonderful event to bring awareness of and assistance to Amerca’s Wounded Warriors, as well as those continuing to serve in defense of our country (See Post Cove More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

We should remember Korean War Veterans on 60th anniversary

June 25th is Korean War Veterans Day and I am asking all residents to take a few moments to reflect and to honor the veterans who served their country during that conflict and show them we are grateful to live in a country that is free because of the More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?