December 14, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

MPK sets hearing on 2% Tax Cap

Village will work to stay within limit, says Mayor

Posted Dec. 20, 2011- By Carolyn James Massapequa Park Village is holding a public hearing Mon., Jan. 9 to consider a resolution to override the New York State tax levy cap. More...

MFD battles house blaze on Harmony Lane Thanksgiving Day

On Thanksgiving Day, Massapequa firefighters responded to a Harmony Lane home just before 3 a.m. for a reported house fire. Fire officials said heavy smoke was coming from the house when the fire department arrived on scene. More...

Man shoots up stop sign; police make arrest quickly

The Seventh Squad reported the arrest of a Massapequa man on Fri. Dec. 9, 2011 at 12:51 p.m. in Massapequa. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale Lacrosse team unveils championship poster

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, second from left, Councilman Joseph Muscarella, far left, and Councilman Anthony Macagnone, second from right, recently attended the Farmingdale High School boys varsity lacrosse celebration, where their cham More...

Coach gets kick out of soccer team

Coach Karen Corrente poses with her soccer team at Grace Day School, Massapequa, before a recent game. More...

Massapequa’s Gubista and Stockton earn NJAC weekly honors

At Pomona, New Jersey’s Richard Stockton College, freshman Ashley Gubista of Massapequa, was named NJAC Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week. More...

Library

AT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane- 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org. •The movie Larry Crowne will be shown at the Harbor Lane Library, Thurs., Dec. 15, 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Jal Johnsen of Massapequa Park , at the age of 61

Jal Johnsen, a resident of Massapequa Park, died Nov. 11, 2011. He was 61 years old. Mr. Johnsen is the son of the late Hjalmar and Rita Johnsen, and brother of the late Lynn Johnsen Murphy. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Oak Beach victims deserve respect from the media

The ongoing case to find the Oak Beach serial killer is a reminder of the fragility of life and the depth of evil that abides in the hearts of some. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Hall of Fame Committee should reconsider continuing to honor Alec Baldwin

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Breaking News - 12/28/2011 5:29 PM

Saladino unveils anti drug addiction resource guide - Free Access

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On Wednesday, NYS Assemblyman Joseph Saladino, flanked by members of the NC Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force, YES Community Counseling officials and parents who lost children as a result of heroin and prescription drug abuse, announced p More...

YES has toys for kids

Local effort to provide for families in need

YES Community Counseling collected toys and other holiday gifts this holiday season. More...

Lighting up the Night in the Pequas

Homes beautifully decked out for the holidays

Now is a great time to get out with family and friends and see all the beautifully decorated homes for the holidays. These were taken along Ocean Avenue, Massapequa Park. Enjoy! More...

Family fun at MPK Holiday Lighting

The Kiderman and Abbazia families enjoy Massapequa Park Village's Holiday Tree and Menorah lighting celebration held Nov. 26. More...

 

People/Social

Kiwanis Club sponsors 2nd annual Field of Honor tribute

The Kiwanis Club of Massapequa, Inc. sponsored the second annual Field of Honor tribute to the veterans and the armed forces of the United States, located on the grounds of Massapequa High School. N.C. Leg. Peter J. More...

Supervisor Venditto attends HorseAbility Gala Dinner Dance

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto, shown left, recently attended the HorseAbility 2011 Gala Dinner Dance, held at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. More...

Saladino helps recognize Eagle Scout Robert Leone

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino presented a New York State Citation to Robert Leone at his Eagle Scout Court of Honor. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“My best leading men have been dogs and horses.” -Dame Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011) 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, December 15 More...

Last Hope’s Trees of Love ceremony Dec. 17

On Sat., Dec. 17, 4 to 7 p.m., Last Hope Animal Rescue will be continuing a holiday tradition begun in 1998. More...

Celebrate Chanukah at Temple B’nai Torah Friday Dec. 23

The community is invited to celebrate Chanukah at Temple B’nai Torah, 2900 Jerusalem Ave. at and Oakfield Avenue, Wantagh, Fri. Dec. 23, 6:30 p.m. Everyone is asked to bring their menorah and five candles. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

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...

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