November 30, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Editor’s Note: At the Cat Writers Association Communication Contest ceremony last month, the following “Pets” column “Reducing Stress in Shelter Cats” first published 3/30/11 won the Kari Winters Rescue & Rehabilitat More...

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Events & Calendar

YES Community Counseling Center awards $10,000 MassMutual Grant

Jamie Bogenshutz, executive director of YES Community Counseling of Massapequa, was recently awarded a $10,000 grant from MassMutual on behalf of Frank Baird, a financial professional with the Center for Wealth Preservation in Syosset. More...

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, December 1 •Ladies Auxiliary of the Massapequa Fire Dept. More...

St. Gregory hosting ethnic food festival December 3–4

St. Gregory of NYSSA Orthodox Church, 1100 Hicksville Rd., Seaford will hold an ethnic food festival, Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 4, 11 a .m. to 4 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of 2004 Industries LLC Arts. of Org. filed with Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 09/08/11. Office location: Nassau County. Princ. office of LLC: 18 Southampton Drive, Massapequa, NY. More...

Hospital looks at possibility of opening local emergency care center

Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna met with officials from South Nassau Communities Hospital (southnassau.org) to take them on a tour of the area. More...

ASD ordered to hire forensic computer expert in case brought by fired principal

The Amityville School District was directed to spend $25,000 for a forensic computer specialist as part of an ongoing challenge brought against it by former Northwest school principal Stacy Fisher. More...

MPK approves the installation of stop signs; residents applaud move

To the applause of residents living near Broadway and Pennsylvania Avenue in Massapequa Park, the Massapequa Park Village Board approved stop signs for north and southbound traffic at its Nov. 14 meeting. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa girl’s volleyball team raises $13,000 for breast cancer research

Fundraising for Dig Pink — the Massapequa girls volleyball match that benefits breast cancer research — spiked to a new record of more than $13,100, thanks to overwhelming community support. More...

Massapequa alumna to teach in the Republic of Malta

Massapequa High School alumna Gina Giambanco, class of 2006, was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach in the Republic of Malta. She will teach English and U.S. More...

Catholic high school reps visit St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa

St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa hosted their annual Catholic High School Visitation Day, welcoming representatives from seven Catholic high schools from around the Diocese of Rockville Centre, which includes Nassau and Suffolk counties. More...

Obituaries

Francis Dominianni, veteran, race car driver and Massapequan

Francis Dominianni was a man who lived life with passion. He served in World War II, earning a Presidential Citation, Bronze Star and Purple Heart, and following his discharge became an aeronautical mechanic and racecar driver. More...

Opinion

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EDITORIAL

Signs of government working in the public’s interest

A story on page three of this week’s edition outlines the steps taken by the public and the Village of Massapequa Park with regard to a request by residents for the installation of a stop sign. More...

Reader: Legal immigration is still a part of America’s philosophy today

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