February 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Cares celebrates 25th anniversay; its future is uncertain

This year, a celebration of the 25th anniversary of Massapequa Cares is also a year of possible loss. More...

Car strikes pole and flips over parked vehicle

On Tues., Feb. 7, the driver of a Cadillac was injured in an accident at about 1:40 p.m. at Maryland Avenue and Pacific Street in Massapequa Park. More...

Massapequa names Kenya Wright new transportation supervisor

Massapequa School District welcomes Keyana Wright as supervisor of transportation. In this position, Wright is responsible for coordinating and supervising the efficient operation of transportation facilities and staff. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Fire Department presents school fire prevention awards

Each year students from kindergarten through third grade in the Massapequa School District take part in the Fire Prevention Poster Contest. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

In a booming Sinatra voice: “Start spreading the news.” Jin Jin won! Let me repeat. Jin Jin won the New Yorkie Runway Show last Friday night. More...

Obituaries

Daniel Flanagan, 51-year Massapequa resident; retired employee of Western Electric company

When he was a young boy, Daniel Flanagan and his brother took the Long Island Railroad into Nassau County to fish. They were looking for a lake, which they found in Massapequa. When they got off the train, Mr. More...

Opinion

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Let’s greet spring with clean streets and clear sidewalks

The sign on Ralph’s Ices in Massapequa Park says the popular spot is reopening in March. That’s a sure sign that spring is on its way. Let’s work to greet it with clean streets and sidewalks. More...

Public being asked to comment on new 12th Assembly District lines

Every 10 years New York State is required to research Assembly and Senate districts and make changes based on the census and population shifts. More...

Breaking News - 2/21/2012 2:00 PM

Two cars collide

Two injured; MFD cleans up fluid leak

Posted Tues., Feb. 21, 2012- Yesterday, two people were injured in a two car head-on collision at Broadway and Pennsylvania Avenue. More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Friday, Feb. 24 •Long Island Banjo Society meets, 8 p.m., VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission.; listen, sing and dance to banjo music. For information, call 516-889-2184 More...

Locals elected officers of Association of Fire Districts of Nassau County

The newly elected officers of the Association of Fire Districts of Nassau County were installed on Fri., Jan. 20, at the headquarters of the North Massapequa Fire District. More...

Students learn about credit

Students from the internship program, career and financial management class and accounting class at Plainedge High School have been exploring their future career choices through a workshop conducted by the Right Start Foundation. More...

 

People/Social

National CPA Conference honors Ed Kliegman

Founder of the Nassau/ Suffolk chapter of the National Conference of CPA Practitioners (NCCPAP), 33 years ago, Massapequa Park resident Edwin J. Kliegman, CPA, has received the Leon D. More...

Marissa Wzorek to wed Bryan O’Keefe

Patricia and Michael Siemank of Amityville and Colin and Karen O’Keefe of Massapequa have announced the engagement of their son, Bryan O’Keefe to Marissa Wzorek, daughter of Arlene and Joe Wzorek of West Caldwell, New Jersey. More...

Events & Calendar

VA Services available to veterans dealing with stress

Are you or veteran or do you know a veteran who’s recently returned to civilian life? With the return of troops from Iraq and more returning from Afghanistan, the number of veterans in the region is growing. Indeed, according to U.S. More...

Heather Pendergast Blood Drive to be held Feb. 24

The third annual Heather Pendergast Blood Drive will be held in support of injured FDNY firefighter Robert Weidmann, Fri., Feb. 24, 3:15 to 9:15 p.m. at the Massapequa Fire Department, 515 Hicksville Rd., Massapequa. More...

Dinner and comedy show fundraiser February 25

L.I. Credo Dinner and Comedy Night is a fundraising event organized to increase resources for this ministry to those suffering with addictions. One hundred percent of the proceeds benefit L.I. Credo, a 501-C-3, not-for-profit organization. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Board of Education of the Plainedge Union Free School District, Town of Oyster Bay, North Massapequa, New York, in accordance with Section 103 of Article 5-A of the General Municipal Law, hereby invites the submission of sealed More...

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