March 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

MSD still struggling with budget numbers

District to unveil leaner administrative plan Thursday

The Massapequa School District continues to work on a plan for its 2012-13 school budget and announced last week that it has to come up with $4 million in cuts to meet the new New York State tax cap. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Westminster Wellstood Mystery Part 2: An artwork trace overlaps the search for Sensation, Westminster Kennel Club’s (WKC) iconic Pointer buried in Babylon in 1887. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

forms and all other pertinent records. •The Harbor Lane Library will host a financial seminar entitled Retirement has Changed – What’s Your Next Move, Thurs., March 15, 7 p.m. with Financial Advisor Tom Raad. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar

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, March 15 •Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. More...

Music Lovers Expo March 18

The Long Island Music Lover’s Expo will be held March 18 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, Broadway and Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa. More...

USS Elokomin Reunion Sep. 25 - 28

The USS Elokomin AO-55, U.S. Navy, will hold a reunion Sept. 25 to 28 in Norfolk, Virginia. For information contact Robert F. O’Sullivan, 2 Denny St., Dorchester, MA 02125; call him at 617-288-3755 or email theeloman@verizon.net. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICENOTICE OF SPECIALDISTRICT MEETING,PUBLICHEARING, AND BUDGET VOTE AND TRUSTEE ELECTIONOF THE FARMINGDALEPUBLIC LIBRARYNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearingof the qualified voters of theFarmingdale Union FreeSchool District of the T More...

FSD and Town of Oyster Bay in talks about high school pool

Town looking to make $3.6M investment in facility

by Diana Brewster More...

Bennett driving for quick resolution to safety zone busing issue in Massapequa

Massapequa School Board Trustee Gary Bennett continues to work with the other members of the school board and administration to resolve a transportation issue that has some students formerly provided with bus service now being forced to cross Sunrise More...

Massapequa father charged under Leandra's Law

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives have arrested a Massapequa man for driving while intoxicated with his two young children in the vehicle. Police gave this account of the event. More...

 

People/Social

NMFD Commish is NC Fire District prez

North Massapequa Fire Commissioner Nicholas T. More...

Grace Day School student to compete in Jr. Olympics

Amityville resident CJ Arena has qualified for the Metropolitan Swimming Junior Olympics in West Nyack, New York. He is the son of Lisamarie and Darren Arena and is a seventh grader at Grace Day School in Massapequa. More...

Massapequa Park’s RED, WHITE & BLUE Breakfast at Peter F. Colleran VFW Post 7763

Honoring Vivian Begandy

VFW Sgt. Peter F. Colleran Jr. Post 7763 of Massapequa Park recently held a Red, White and Blue event honoring Vivian Begandy, wife of Post Commander Richard Begandy. More...

Obituaries

Thomas J. Wiszowaty, longtime Massapequa resident, business owner

Thomas J. Wiszowaty, a lifelong resident of Massapequa who loved the beach and his Ford Mustangs, died Feb. 2, 2011 of pancreatic cancer. He was 52 years old. More...

Frank Spiegel, World War II veteran and former Massapequa Park resident

Frank M. Spiegel, a former resident of Massapequa Park and maitre ‘d at Ziggy’s restaurant which was located on Alhambra Road, Massapequa, died in Cape Coral, Florida on Feb. 7. Mr. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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GUEST EDITORIAL

The syndicated political cartoon that appeared in the Feb. 29th edition is quite misleading in its condemnation of President Obama’s policies for the “historic deficits” facing America today. More...

Expert on Constitution is wrong about federal health benefit plan

Dear Editor: More...