October 12, 2011 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Oyster Bay Holiday concert ticket lottery applications must be received by Oct. 30

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that applications for the lottery to distribute tickets to the 2011 free Holiday Concerts are now available. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital Caregiver Classes for six weeks from Oct. 12 to Nov. 16

Classes for Caregivers Offered at Good Samaritan HospitalGood Samaritan Hospital Medical Center will be hosting Powerful Tools for Caregivers, a sixweek course new to the Long Island region. More...

Audubon Society bird walk Oct. 23

Join the South Shore Audubon Society for a bird walk at the Norman J. Levy Park and Preserve in Merrick on Sun., Oct. 23, 9:30 a.m. to noon. More...

Historical Society of the Massapequas Apple Festival Oct. 15

The Historical Society of the Massapequas will hold its annual Apple Festival, Sat., Oct. 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Old Grace Church, Merrick Road at Cedar Shore Drive. The rain date is Sun., Oct. 16. More...

Feral Cat Day Oct. 16 at Farmingdale Dog and Cat Clinic

The Farmingdale Dog and Cat Clinic, 908 Conklin St., Farmingdale, will conduct a mass TNR (trap, neuter, return) spay/neuter program, Sun., Oct. 16 in support of National Feral Cat Day. More...

Women’s Bible study series begins October 14

The Massapequa Park Church of the Nazarene will begin a women’s Bible study series on Fri., October 14 at 7:15 p.m. The study is entitled The Inheritance by Beth Moore. All women are welcome. The church is located at 65 Roosevelt Ave. More...

Receiver Stefanich reminds residents of how to avoid late tax payment penalties

In order to avoid late tax payment penalties, Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage. More...

Massapequa Haunted House

Come get scared while doing good for your community! Visit the Darkness Rising Haunted House at 10 Brooklyn Ave., Massapequa. More...

St. David’s to host annual craft fair Nov. 5th

The St. David’s Lutheran Church, 20 Clark Blvd., Massapequa Park will hold their annual craft fair on Sat., Nov. 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the church’s lower level Fellowship Hall. More...

Fall Rummage sale Nov. 4th

The Massapequa Reformed Church, Ocean Avenue and Merrick Road, Massapequa, will hold its fall rummage sale, Fri., Nov. 4, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sat., Nov. 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Twin Chorus performs at Bristal in Massapequa

A double quartet from the Twin County Chorus, including Connie Kash of Amityville, entertained at the Bristal Assisted Living in Massapequa. More...

Habitat for Humanity three-mile Walk-A-Thon set for Oct. 30

In support of Habitat World Day 2011, Habitat for Humanity in Nassau County invites you to its threemile Walk-A-Thon, Sun., Oct. 30, 10 a.m. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. More...

Little Flower Day Care recruitment available

Continuous recruitment is available for those interested in becoming registered NYS Child Day Care providers through the Little Flower Day Care Network. Applicants must be 18 years of age or over. More...

Brady Park Senior Center looking for new members

Massapequa Park’s own Brady Park Senior Center is looking for new members. The Center offers many events for both men and women. More...

Massapequa Garden Club High Tea Oct. 19

The Massapequa Garden Club is holding a program entitled, come and See and Have High Tea, Wed., Oct. 19, 7 p.m. at Massapequa Park Village Hall, 151 Front St., Massapequa Park. Information will be given about the club during this membership drive. More...

Temple B’nai Torah Tot Shabbat service Oct. 14

Temple B’nai Torah, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., corner of Oakfield, Wantagh, will host a Tot Shabbat service Fri., Oct. 14, 5:30 p.m.. More...

Adam Frasse fundraiser to be held Oct. 15

A fundraiser for Adam Frasse will be held Sat., Oct. 15, 4 to 8 p.m. at Mulcahy’s Pub, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh. The donation price is $75 and includes an open bar, food and entertainment and music by Nick of Time and the Singing Websters. More...

Towers of Freedom Rising

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The Towers of Freedom Committee, which is raising money to build a Memorial to those who lost their lives on 9/11 and the service men and women who are fighting the war on terror held a fundraiser Sun., Oct. 2 at Marjorie Post Park. More...

A medical warning for video gamers

(NewsUSA) - Video gamers who participate in marathon sessions may be putting their health at risk. In May 2011, a 20-year-old video gamer from England died when a blood clot formed in his leg and moved to his lungs. More...

Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society trip to the Holiday Train Show Nov. 30

The Farmingdale-Bethpage Historical Society (FBHS) is participating in a trip to the Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Gardens, Wed., Nov. 30, and would welcome a limited number of area residents to accompany the FBHS group. More...

CUMC Harvest Festival Oct. 22nd

The Community United Methodist Church, 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa, will hold its harvest fair, Sat., Oct. 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

JWV to be honored November 11

Temple B’nai Torah, 2900 Jerusalem Ave. at Oakfield Avenue, Wantagh will honor the Jewish War Veterans as part of the Erev Shabbat Service on Fri., Nov. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?