September 28, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Candidates for Town Board talk about a vision for Oyster Bay

Democrats who are challenging the incumbent Republican candidates for seats on the Oyster Bay Town Board say their opponents are keeping the Town in 1950s, and that they have an obligation to address the needs facing today's communities. More...

Fired ASD Northwest Principal fighting for her job; hearings underway

Hearings are scheduled in a case involving Stacy Fisher, an Amityville principal at Northwest who was fired by the district for alleged misconduct in June, 2009. More...

Scholarship helps cancer kids get to college

Twenty- one Massapequa High School students who have risen above challenging circumstances were each awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Susan Satriano Memorial Foundation, a first for the district. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Stop the threat before it happens” is the motto of the Amtrak Police. The nose knows. But no nose knows like that of a highly trained dog. To top that, the Amtrak K-9 Unit has brought explosive detection to a new level of proficiency. 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, September 29 More...

Holiday craft fair Nov. 5

Dominican Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville will hold its holiday craft fair, Sat., Nov. 5, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The indoor fair will be held rain or shine. Vendors can rent tables $60 for an six-foot table and $65 for an eight-foot table. More...

Fuschillo offers mobile hours Oct. 6

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (RMerrick) announced that he will be holding mobile office hours Thurs., Oct. 6, 1 to 3 p.m. at the Amityville Public Library, Oak and John Streets. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. L&L ASSOCIATES HOLDING CORP. D/B/A LLL PARTNERS, Pltf. vs. BARBARA KERN, et al, Defts. Index #09-003937. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated Dec. More...

New Plainedge teachers welcomed to school district

While students try to remember their new locker combinations and where their new classrooms are, there are teachers who are also new to the Plainedge School District. More...

Vintage boat on display at Saldino's Marine Expo

It's a celebration of Long Island's waterways

Posted Tues., Oct. 4- New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino was awestruck when he saw Mike Hechler’s 1934 Garwood speedboat. More...

COMING UP...

•Sat., Oct. 1, LI Yoga workshop, United Methodist Church, Farmingdale, 4 p.m., Call 631-261-1777. • Pumpkin Patch, Community United Methodist Church, Sat., Oct. 1 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa Park. More...

Local Folks in the News

In his Memory: Photography show features local artist

Someone once said that a photograph is a memory in the raw. Many of photographer Joe Bavoso’s memories will be on display at the Amityville Artist Circle Gallery at the end of this month. More...

Massapequa Chamber honors local police

The Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas recently recognized Officers Martin Johnstone and Stephen Polla with the Police Award for 2011. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa PTA bowling is underway

Massapequa PTA holds bowling Wednesday mornings, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Massapequa Bowl, 4235 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. Though the bowling is underway, latecomers are welcome. Singles and full four-person teams are welcome. More...

Library

At the Library

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

Obituaries

Angela Damadeo, longtime Massapequa Park resident, religion teacher

Massapequa Park mother, therapist and teacher Angela V. Damadeo died April 21, 2011 after a fiveand a-half year battle with brain cancer. She was 54. More...

Daniel Brash, FDNY Firefighter, former Post 1066 commander

Longtime Massapequa resident and New York City Firefighter Daniel F. Brash died Sept. 5, 2011. He was 83. “He loved his job,” said his daughter Ellen Bucklan of East Islip. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Some thoughts about the news this week…

•Suffolk Police are scrambling to put a reasonable spin on a decision not to pull weapons from the home of accused killer David S. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Tax Foundation statistics don’t tell the true story

Dear Editor: More...

Poll

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