April 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

F'Dale Schools recognize musicians and athletes

The Farmingdale Board of Education held an awards program before its regular monthly board meeting March 7, recognizing All County Art and Music award winners and Scholar-Athletes in the district. More...

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Schools/Sports

LI Lutheran boys’ team wins second straight federation title

Long Island Lutheran’s (LuHi) boys’ basketball team captured first place in the State Federation Tournament finals held this weekend in Albany for the second year in a row. Ryan DeNicola, of Massapequa, received All Tournament honors. More...

St. Rose of Lima CYO League finishes a great season

The third grade basketball teams from St. Rose of Lima CYO league, coached by Coaches Janello and Ballo, had a successful season with the team members improving their skills. The season ended Feb. 11 followed by a trophy ceremony. More...

Local resident named Athlete of the Week

Dickinson College student-athlete Amanda Morse, of Massapequa, was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Women’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week. 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. •On Sat., April 21, 2 p.m. learn how “faux foods,” grown in factories compare to real food grown on farms. More...

Obituaries

Charles Berger, parishioner of First United Methodist Church

Charles William Berger, whose family lived in Amityville for 100 years, died March 18, 2012. He was 99 years old. Mr. Berger was born June 4, 1912 in Newark, New Jersey to Charles W. and Mabel (Molitor) Berger. More...

Opinion

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GUEST EDITORIAL

Will of the people counts too

Any major project within a community takes a great deal of time, money and energy to bring forward, particularly when it involves a collaboration between private industry, non-profits and government. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

America must get back to its historical ideals

Dear Editor: It’s more than women’s rights that are threatened (letter April 12, Kevin O’Neill)—our Bill of Rights is also threatened. More...

Concerns raised for safety of swans in Preserve

Evidence shows one bird likely bludgeoned to death

Since they were born two years ago, Ron McEwan has visited the two swans that have made their home the Massapequa Preserve, checking on their well being and enjoying their beauty and grace. More...

ATA members protest lag in negotiations

Amityville teachers made a show of solidarity at the Amityville School Board meeting last month, urging the school board to negotiate in good faith and to settle their contract. More...

 

People/Social

Long Island Police Appreciation Run to be held June 14 at Eisenhower Park

The David Lerner Associates Long Island Police Appreciation Run will be held on Thurs., June 14, 7 p.m. at Eisenhower Park. The Greater Long Island Running Club is entering its third decade of staging this event. More...

Residents working on opening candy store in Massaperqua Park

Some local residents have a sweet idea. More...

Former Massapequa Fire Chief is remembered as a man of dedication

1955 • KEVIN MEANY • 2012

When ex-Chief Kevin Meany was diagnosed with a brain tumor, the Massapequa Fire Department held a fundraiser for the longtime volunteer. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

The road to rescue can be indirect. Call it “peripheral placement.” One rescued pet can pave the way for another needy animal to be noticed and helped. Charting their cause and effect relationships would make a great visual display. More...

Events & Calendar

Tackapausha Museum reopening ceremony Saturday

A grand reopening of Tackapausha Museum, which has been closed for a $1 million renovation, will be held Sat., April 21, at noon. The museum is at 2225 Washington Ave., Seaford. It will be open Thursday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Temple B’nai Torah presents Adventures in Music

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 support of the Kliegman Fund. A donation of $3 per person is requested. More...

Chinese auction to be held April 20

The Massapequa Lions Club is holding a Chinese auction fundraiser on Fri., April 20, at the AMVETS Hall, 692 Broadway, Massapequa, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Troop 90 will be helping the Lions to make this event a success. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation ofLimited Liability Companyname; Artemis & Apollo,L.L.C. The Articles of Organization were filed withthe Secretary of State ofNew York (SSNY) on 2-20-12. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?