April 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Plainedge Schools holding breakfast survey

The Plainedge School District will be conducting a survey of parents and guardians of the students in kindergarten through fifth grade, who attend the Schwarting, East Plain or John H. More...

Massapequa Chiefs hockey team wins New York State Title

For the third straight year, the Massapequa Chiefs ice hockey team qualified for the New York State Club School Hockey (NYSCSH) Championship. More...

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Library

At Your Libary This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrar y.org. More...

Obituaries

Hope V. Peterson, Massapequa H.S. graduate, Broadlawn Nursing Home unit manager

Family, friends and colleagues of Hope V. Peterson filled a scrapbook with memories of the 58-year-old Massapequa resident who died of lung cancer Feb. 22, 2012. Their accounts recalled a loving, caring woman who was full of life and full of hope. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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GUEST EDITORIAL

Dialogue on annual winter break is one in which schools should engage staff and community

A story in last week’s paper, Plainedge school board to discuss cutting out winter break, raises a good point: how important is the winter break in our school districts? More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Bennett: The fight’s not over yet More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Sat.. April 7 •Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, North Amityville Fire Company, 601 North Broadway, Amityville, 9 a.m.; donation $5. For info., call 631-532-7695. More...

MPK Village partners with North Shore/LIJ in bringing urgent care facility to our area

Project moving forward but will take time, say officials

A proposal to bring an acute-care medical facility to Massapequa Park Village is one step closer to becoming a reality. More...

Massapequa Schools continue to cut positions to meet State tax cap

A streamlined administrative staff that eliminates four chairpersons was unveiled by the Massapequa School Board at its third budget discussion late last month and is anticipated to bring an annual savings in salaries alone of more than $421,000, sai More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Animal abandonment, especially discarding the neglected or infirm, boils down to two psychiatric questions: How can an owner be callous enough to leave a defenseless dog or cat to fend for itself? More...

Events & Calendar

Bird walk in Massapequa Preserve April 8

Join the South Shore Audubon Society for a bird walk at the Massapequa Preserve, Sun., April 8, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Walk leaders and other birders and nature enthusiasts will be happy to share their knowledge and experience with you. More...

Adventures in Music at Temple B’nai Torah April 9

Temple B’nai Torah will present Adventures in Music with Gerard Ederly, interpreter and performer of Sephardic song, Mon., April 9, noon. The program is offered with the support of the Kliegman Fund. A donation of $3 per person is requested. More...

Scholarships available

Teachers Federal Credit Union will award $1,000 scholarships this year to six high school seniors who plan to continue their education. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL NOTICE

ASSESSOR’S NOTICEOF COMPLETION OFTHE FINAL ASSESSMENTROLLTHE ACTING ASSESSOROF THE COUNTY OFNASSAU HEREBY GIVESNOTICE that he hascompleted the 2012/2013final assessment roll, whichwill be used for the 2013 levyof Town and County Taxesin the Tow More...

Public Notices

Your right to know

AMENDMENTS TO THE CODE OF THE TOWN OF OYSTER BAYCHAPTER 233, MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFICBE IT ORDAINED, by the Town Board of the Town of Oyster Bay, County of Nassau,State of New York, that the Code of the Town of Oyster Bay, New York, adopted October More...