March 7, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Plainedge has NYS wrestling champ

On Feb. 24 and 25 the Plainedge High School Red Devils wrestling team traveled to the Union Times Center in Albany to participate in the New York State Championship wrestling matches. Senior Dan Spurgeon won the 170 lb. More...

Amityville man charged in car crash that seriously injured NC police officer

The Nassau County Homicide Squad arrested an Amityville man Wed., Feb. 29, charging him with the assault of a police officer and other crimes that took place Mon., Nov. 21, 2011 in North Massapequa. More...

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Local residents at Poughkeepsie, New York’s Marist College took part in “Up ‘til Dawn,” a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

the history of the iconic print. Sensation’s image remains ubiquitous during the dog show. More...

Obituaries

Scott “Rose” Rosenzweig, resident of Massapequa, owner of Rose fence

Scott Rose was a man who believed in reaching out and helping others. “He was a very successful man who gave back tenfold,” said his friend Seth Tierney of Massapequa. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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EDITORIAL

Putting people before politics

The Nassau County Legislature made a brave move by approving Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano’s plan to consolidate police services and close precincts. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The importance of preserving school programs in Massapequa

Dear Editor: Your reporting on 2/29/12 of the school budget meeting was well done. Deputy Superintendent Alan Adcock presented most of the problems we face as we go forward in meeting new education fiscal challenges. More...

Breaking News - 3/15/2012 1:41 AM

Divided Amityville School Board denies tenure to principal convicted of driving drunk

Two women and three children hurt in that incident

The Amityville School Board, in a split vote taken shortly before midnight last night, denied awarding tenure to Edmund Miles Middle School Assistant Principal Steven Lindenfeld who had pled guilty to drunken driving and assault charges in August of More...

MFD holds successful memorial blood drive

Former Massapequa Fire Chief Tom Pendergast reports that the department collected 122 pints of blood during its blood drive held during the weekend of Feb. 25 and 26. The blood drive is held every year in memory of the late Heather Pendergast. More...

Annual Fourth of July fireworks show in Massapequa Park Village­— it's on!

Village also welcomes new businesses

Looking towards balmier weather, the Village Board of Massapequa Park discussed its popular annual fireworks display at its last Village Board meeting. More...

Contractor builds hope for Massapequa family

A Massapequa contractor has hammered out some good will, helping a local family in need. More...

 

People/Social

Community Coalitions work to stem the tide of substance abuse

Prevention is the best medicine, because it is a strikingly effective way to stem the use of addictive drugs, say substance abuse and mental health specialists. More...

Treating red, itchy “allergy eyes”

(NAPS)—Taking a few simple steps can help relieve symptoms of allergies, whenever they strike. More...

Grace Episcopal Church of Massapequa 168th meeting and elections held

Grace Episcopal Church of Massapequa held its 168th annual meeting recently and elected a church warden and three members of the church vestry. More...

Events & Calendar

This Week's Calendar Of Events

THURSDAY, March 8 •Massapequa Coin Club meeting: 7:30 p.m.; Ellsworth Allen Town Park, 45 Motor Ave., Farmingdale. For information call Amy at 516-476-1562 or email mattnjem@optonline.net. More...

Congregation Beth-El Purim service March 7

Congregation Beth-El in Massapequa invites you to Purim services Wed., March 7, 7 p.m. More...

Stock Traders Meetup March 15

The Long Island Stock Traders Meetup Group will gather Thurs., March 15, 6:45 to 9:15 p.m. at the Plainview Old Bethpage Library, 999 Old Country Rd., Plainview in the auditorium. The group offers a free stock market education. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of INTIEXIM, LLC, a limited liability company. The Articlesof Organization were filedwith the Secretary of Stateof New York (SSNY) on12/29/11. Office location:Nassau County NY. SSNYhas been designated for service of process. More...

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