September 21, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Ann Bambino Lodge honors its scholars

Town Supervisor John Venditto (second from right), Town Councilman Joseph D. Muscarella (far right), and Town Councilman Anthony D. More...

Massapequa Community Fund donates $40K to MSD

The Massapequa Community Fund recently donated $40,000 to the Massapequa School District to cover the cost of sending staff to the (PZC) Project Zero Workshop. More...

Massapequa Park Village to close Brady Park parking lots to security vehicles

The Massapequa Park Village board approved recommendations made by the Village’s Planning Commission related to the Brady Park parking lot. Effective, the lot will be open at 8:30 a.m. until 8 p.m., or darkness, whichever is earlier. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Feral cats reproduce everywhere. They don’t tiptoe around wealthy zip codes or gated condos. The proliferation of breeding ferals is a community based problem, requiring a community-based solution that is both humane and successful. More...

Events & Calendar

Remodel Without Regret

(NAPS)—After years of living with your outdated kitchen— complete with orange linoleum floors, no windows and a completely non-functional work triangle—you’ve decided to take the leap and remodel. More...

Cut Heating Costs - Winterize Your Home

(NewsUSA) - As Old Man Winter makes his mighty push, 79 percent of Americans expect to pay the same or more to heat their homes as compared to last winter, according to a recent survey by the Vent-Free Gas Products Alliance, a section of the Air-Cond More...

Grace Episcopal Harvest Fair to be held Sept. 24

Grace Episcopal Church Seventh Annual Harvest Fair will be held Sat., Sept. 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine. Admission is free. The Church is located on the corner of Merrick Road and Cedar Shore Drive, Massapequa. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that pursuant to the Code of the Town of Oyster Bay, Chapter 241, “Waterways”, Section 241-33, “Processing of Applications”, the Town Board is in receipt of an application for a permit to More...

Amity Artists Circle Opens Show This Week

Posted Tues., Sept. 27- More...

Woman arrested for DWI with 3 children in car

Posted, Sept. 26- The Nassau County Police arrested of a Central Islip woman charging her with driving while intoxicated with three children in her vehicle. The incident occurred Sat.. Sept. 24, at 11:27 p.m. More...

Massapequa School District wrestling with transportation issue

When school opened this year, Angela Gardner just assumed her children would continue to get bus service just as they had in year’s past. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Our Scholars Make the News

•The State University of New York at Oswego has awarded merit scholarships to incoming students including: From Massapequa, Marie L. McKiernan, Courtney M. Short and Candice C. Votke and Joseph Wilcox; from Massapequa Park are Amanda L. More...

Library

At the Library

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

Obituaries

Sal P. Balaes, Massapequa Park resident, WWII Marine

Massapequa Park father, grandfather and veteran, Salvatore “Sal” P. Balaes died Sept. 4, 2011. He was 84. “He was a kind, soft-spoken man,” said his wife of 52 years, Dorothy. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Economic picture not so rosey

President Barack Obama has, despite his protestations, continued on the path of taking from the rich to give to the poor. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Readers appreciate special 9/11 memorial edition

Dear Editor: I wish to congratulate you and your staff, for turning out one hell of a great edition. I know that it was a lot of work, especially due to the fact that you had limited resources and staff. But it was worth the effort. More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?