November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Brownie Troop makes strides for a cure On Sat., Oct. 22, Unqua Brownie Troop #2113 made strides for a cure for breast cancer. More...

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Schools/Sports

Unqua Elementary School supports Ride for Life for ALS awareness

Unqua Elementary School students and staff flashed posters and cheered in support of those afflicted with Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) as a procession of trucks, ALS supporters and ALS patients in their electric wheelchairs rode down Unqua Road a More...

Plainedge students host Author’s Tea

The fifth-grade students at Charles E. Schwarting Elementary School in the Plainedge School District recently hosted an Author’s Tea. More...

Changes in the Massapequa UFSD’s fall line-up

Joyce Larkin, of Massapequa Park, has been promoted to Elementary Special Education Supervisor for the Massapequa School District. More...

Opinion

All candidates deserve vote of support

The people have voted and the results are in. Those elected to office now have to put into action the promises and practices they outlined during their campaigns and hold with respect the mandate that the people have given them. More...

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Reader takes exception to campaign coverage

Dear Editor: Re: Candidates for Town Board talk about a vision for Oyster Bay, 9/28/2011 More...

GOP wins big in O'Bay; County legislative races still undecided

“I am very gratified and grateful that the people think we are doing the right thing in Oyster Bay,” said Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone after election results Nov. More...

MFD Vamps battle car blaze

On Fri., Oct. 28, the Massapequa Fire Department responded with two Chiefs, one Engine and Ladder truck to Grand Boulevard for a reported car fire just before 4 am. Firefighters arrived to find a Ford Expedition on fire parked in front of a house. More...

 

People/Social

Jaclyn Flanagan of Massapequa to wed Joenal Castma

Jaclyn Flanagan, daughter of Louise Flanagan- Barbato and stepdaughter of Joseph Barbato of Massapequa, was recently engaged to Joenal Castma, the son of Jacqueline and Joseph Castma of Uniondale. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Editor’s Note: This week’s “Pets” was first published on 10/7/10 and is nominated in the newspaper article –health & general care category in the 2011 Cat Writers’ Association Communication Contest as is the 3/ More...

Library

Worlds of Wonder Await You At The Library

Massapequa • 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park • 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org. More...

Events & Calendar

Local gals hold annual bake sale for Sloan Kettering Medical Center

Jaime and Jenna Clougher and Cassandra McMillan of Massapequa Park held their second annual bake sale, “Joanie’s Goodies” on Aug. 14. Heavy rain, thunder and lightning did not keep customers away. More...

Nassau County Coalition against domestic violence supports victims

The Nassau County Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers help and support to victims of domestic violence. The Coalition operates the only Safe Home in the County. More...

How to Cope with Significant Loss

(NewsUSA) - Everyone copes with traumatic events differently -- it's important to keep the lines of communication open. Sudden events, such as this summer's frightening wildfires, can shatter your confidence and sense of security. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT, NASSAU COUNTY, VNB NEW YORK CORP., Plaintiff, v. 5000 SUNRISE HIGHWAY, INC., THE CURTAIN STORE, INC., LORI PERDUE, JOHN J. GRUNERT, NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION AND FINANCE, Defendants, Index No. 10-020254. More...