April 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Library budget vote results

Some local libraries held their budget votes and trustee elections Tues., April 3. Following are local results: •Amityville voters headed to the polls yesterday, approving the annual library budget of $2.7 million 105-29. More...

CAR CRASHES INTO HOUSE:

The driver of a Honda Accord suffered minor injuries in an accident about 2:40 a.m. Sat., March 24. More...

Pravato and Spinosa sworn in to new terms

A low-key, uncontested race in Massapequa Park last month didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the two newly reelected candidates, their families and friends as they were sworn in to another two-year term tonight. More...

Special Sections

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 •The Harbor Lane Library will host a musical performance by Naomi Zeitlin, Sun., April 15, 2 p.m. She will perform old standards, jazz, folk, Broadway and more. More...

Obituaries

Hollie M. Stott, resident of Massapequa Park, dedicated her life to the well-being of others

Hollie M. Stott of Massapequa Park died Mon., February 27, 2012, after a two-year battle against lung cancer. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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GUEST EDITORIAL

Looking to an America where people are judged on who they are, not on the color of their skin

In light of the Trayvon Martin case, and the recent coverage of racial profiling in the media, I felt compelled to write this letter because of how closely it hits home. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

It’s women’s, not religious freedoms that are threatened today

Dear Editor: Really now? More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

This weekend’s events More...

Farmingdale School officials: Budget within tax cap thanks in part to teachers

Administrators explain how cap impacts individual tax bills

by Diana Brewster More...

McKenna family raises more than $6K for Towers of Freedom

On March 22, more than 100 McKenna elementary students and staff participated in a walk-a-thon through the Massapequa preserve in support of the Towers of Freedom. More...

Woman arrested for filing false prescriptions in Massapequa, Seaford

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

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

the Titanic sank in 1912. More...

Events & Calendar

Town of Oyster Bay to host “Eggstravaganza” & Spring Festival

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto invites residents and their families to come and celebrate springtime at the Town of Oyster Bay’s free Eggstravaganza & Spring Festival. More...

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society benefit April 13

On Fri., April 13, 7 to 11 p.m. a Happy Hour will be held at the Marine Corps Sunrise Detachment, 99 New York Ave., Massapequa. The evening includes a buffet dinner, music, raffles, 50/50 and door prizes. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

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, April 12 More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARING, BUDGETVOTE AND ELECTIONOF THE MASSAPEQUAUNION FREE SCHOOLDISTRICTTOWN OF OYSTER BAYAND NASSAU COUNTY,NEW YORKNOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN, that a Public Hearing of the qualified votersof the Massapequa UnionFree School District of t More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?