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Breaking News - 3/30/2012 10:08 AM

Woman arrested for filing false prescriptions in Massapequa, Seaford

The Nassau County Narcotics/Vice squad arrested an Amityville woman for allegedly falsifying prescription records two Massapequa and one Seaford pharmacy. The arrest was made Thurs., March 29, shortly after 4 p.m. Police gave this account: More...

MPK Village sets budget hearing for April 9; spending plan within tax cap, says mayor

The Village of Massapequa Park has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed 2012-13 budget for Mon., April 9, 8 p.m. in Village Hall. More...

ASD denies tenure to assistant principal convicted of DWI

The Amityville School Board, in a split vote taken shortly before midnight March 14, 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 la More...

MFD battles major house fire Saturday on Arlyn Drive W.

Massapequa firefighters rushed to the scene of a house fire Saturday morning, March 24. Second Ass’t. Chief Gerard Keuchler was first at the scene and transmitted a report of a working fire on Arlyn Drive, West shortly after 6 a.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Shooting hoops for a good cause in Farmingdale Schools

Albany Avenue Elementary School in the Farmingdale School District recently held its annual faculty basketball game. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Like a mini-Marilyn Monroe, our Michaela, a mysterious matted Afghan Hound, was a candle in the wind, a fragile beauty who won the adoration of people throughout the world but whose tortured life ended too soon. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607

Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrar y. org. More...

Obituaries

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~Memorial Service~

A memorial service for Laura Phraner-Bryant was held recently in the home of her parents in Massapequa. *e 1977 Berner High School graduate died Oct. 31, 2011 following a long struggle with MDS. She was 52. More...

William J. Yard, Massapequa resident, member of the Memorare Council Knights of Columbus, Seaford

William J. Yard, a 33-year veteran of the New York City Fire Department and a member of the Memorare Council Knights of Columbus in Seaford, died on Feb. 23, 2012. More...

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Public Notices

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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...

Breaking News - 4/2/2012 12:22 PM

Massapequa Chiefs to play STRONG Wednesday, April 4

 The Massapequa Chiefs will compete against the Port Washington Vikings in a Class 1A Conference Girl's lacrosse game at Burns Park in Massapqua, in honor of Keira Enright. More...

Breaking News - 4/1/2012 2:34 PM

Car crashes into Massapequa home today

One minor injury reported

The driver of a Honda Accord suffered minor injuries in an accident about 2:40 a.m. today. More...

This weekend's events

Fri., March 30, 2012 •The Sound of Music, Amityville Memorial High School Drama Club, 250 Merrick Rd., Amityville, 7:30 p.m. Also Sat., March 31, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., April 1, 3 p.m. More...

Den I of Massapequa visits the Post Newspaper

Scouts from Pack 696, Den I in Massapequa visited the offices of the Massapequa Post newspaper, earning Scouting’s communications badge. More...

 

People/Social

SS Rafferty joins MPK VFW Post

U.S. Army Staff Sergeant (retired) Michelle Rafferty was sworn in recently as a member of the Massapequa Park Peter F. Colleran VFW Post 7763. She is shown with VFW Commander Richard Begandy. More...

Congressman Peter King nominates Thomas Kloepfer to Merchant Marines

Thomas Kloepfer of Amityville has received a Congressional Nomination to the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, and has been accepted to the Academy with a full appointment. He received the nomination from Congressman Peter King. More...

Pythias donate to T.O.B. Group Activities Program for the Handicapped

As part of its altruistic endeavors, Mid Island Lodge No. 828 Knights of Pythias visited the Town of Oyster Bay Group Activities Program for the Handicapped to make a donation. More...

Events & Calendar

Amityville, Farmingdale Public Libraries holding budget votes next week

Following is a rundown of local library budget votes and trustee elections being held Tues., April 3. More...

Lions Chinese auction fundraiser April 20

Massapequa Lions annual Chinese auction fundraiser will be held Fri., April 20, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. at the Amvets Post 88, 688 Broadway, Massapequa. More...

USS Elokomin Reunion Sept. 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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GUEST EDITORIAL

North Shore emergency proposal moving forward for our area

Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna announced this week that the Village is moving forward in partnership with North Shore/LIJ Health System to bring a free-standing emergency care facility to Massapequa Park, a service that is vitally need More...

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