June 29, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Friends of Massapequa Wrestling sponsors Friday Night Lights

The Third Annual Friday Night Lights Tournament sponsored by the Friends of Massapequa Wrestling, Inc. will be held at John Burns Park, Merrick Road, Massapequa. Admission for spectators is free. More...

St. Rose of Lima School goes green

St. Rose of Lima School and specifically, their Recycling Club (pictured above), have proven they are committed to helping our environment. More...

Events & Calendar

IN THE NEWS

Brendan Boylan, Matthew Amoedo and Michael Garguilo, members of the fourth-grade chorus, line up before their performance at the high school May 17. More...

Free VBS 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...

Chamber of commerce of the Massapequa’s 5th annual business expo

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino joined officers and members of the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas at the Westfield Sunrise Mall recently for Business Expo 2010. Formed in 1948, the Chamber has served the community for 62 years. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Massapequa Schools got it right

We have often raised concern about the escalating costs of education and criticized our school districts when we believed they approved contracts that were out of the realm of what was happening in the world around them. More...

Happy Birthday, Uncle Sam

Happy Birthday America. May the wonderous ideals that gave birth to you 235 years ago, continue to shine and infiltrate the hearts and minds of all citizens. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Criminal charges against Mejias are dropped

It has taken nine months, but former Democratic N.C. Leg. Dave Mejias has been cleared of all charges against him that were lodged in the midst of his campaign for the New York State Senate last year. More...

ToBay's new Volunteer Cemetery Preservation Program Unearths Rich History & Local Love

Not many of the people who stop by the Massapequa 7-Eleven store on Merrick Road are aware that there’s a wonderful piece of American history just next door. More...

 

People/Social

Superintendent Christine P’Simer honored as Woman of Distinction

In recognition of her accomplishments and commitment to the Plainedge School District throughout her 26-year tenure in the District, Plainedge Superintendent of Schools Christine P’Simer has been named a New York State Senate 2011 Woman of Dist More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

To tweak John Donne’s 17th century poem-“No man is an island, entirely of itself. Every man is a piece of the continent, a piece of the main. No dog is an island either, nor should any Border Collie wind up stuck on one.” More...

Library

Worlds of Wonder Await You at the Library

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org. More...

Obituaries

Joan Walters, Amityville Fire Department volunteer and scout

Lifelong Amityville resident Virginia Joan Walters was very involved in her community. More...

Mary Schweizer, Nassau County Crossing Guard

Amityville resident and longtime Nassau County Crossing Guard Mary P. Schweizer died May 14, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. She was 87. She was born Aug. 13, 1923 in Ozone Park, Queens to Joseph and Esther (Dolan) Burck. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Differential Capital, LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 04/28/11. Office in Nassau County. SSNY designated agent upon whom process against it may be served. More...