May 23, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Logan Spivey is a champ!

Logan Spivey was named the West Virginia Level 3 Al l - Around State Champion at a meet held in March. She finished a long competitive season in the four-state region. More...

Long Island remembers its forgotten soldiers

In recognition of Armed Forces Day, the Nassau-Suffolk Funeral Directors’ Association held an inurnment service at National Cemetery at Pinelawn May 19. More...

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Schools/Sports

MHS grad and Army lacrosse player named 2012 Scholar- Athlete

On the hinges of a breakout season for the Army lacrosse team and a near-perfect grade point average in the classroom, junior close defenseman Brendan Buckley was named the 2012 Patriot League Scholar- Athlete of the Year. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

In June of 1942, a Babylon Pet Show took place at the high school athletic field to raise money for an animal air raid shelter. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Charles Berger, longtime Amityville resident, 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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EDITORIAL

This is what our readers are thinking

One hundred and ninety readers responded to the recent poll that asked: Should all elected officials and public employees pay a portion of their health care benefit costs? More than 90 percent responded yes. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The privilege to protest is the gift of America’s veterans, not its politicians

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COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Memorial Day Parades

Friday, May 25 •Long Island Banjo Society, 8 p.m., VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to banjo music. For info., call 516-889-2184. Monday, May 28, Memorial Day Events: More...

ASD VP steps down in midst of tenure debate

By Alexandra Spychalsky Steven Lindenfeld, the embattled assistant principal at Amityville Memorial High School, has resigned from his post. The Amityville Board of Education accepted his resignation at its May 2 meeting. More...

Massapequa residents pass school and library budgets handily; F'dale and P'edge also get okay

Although a steady stream of voters passed through the doors of the high school right up until closing time, the mood was upbeat and optimistic. More...

 

People/Social

Oyster Bay enjoys Town’s Annual Eggstravaganza and Spring Festival

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, Town Clerk Steve Labriola and Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich recently attended the Town’s Annual Eggstravaganza and Spring Festival, held at Marjorie Post Park, Massapequa. More...

TOB Clerk Steve Labriola names Massapequa Daisy Troop #2343 Recycling Rangers

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola recently presented and designated Daisy Troop #2343 of Massapequa as TOBAY Recycling Rangers, upon completion of the Town’s educational program to spread recycling awareness throughout the Town’s young More...

Living Stations and living faith at St. William The Abbot School

On March 30, the seventh grade students of St. William the Abbot School, Seaford, enacted the Stations of the Cross for their fellow students during the school’s annual Lenten Retreat Day. More...

Events & Calendar

Memorial Day events at Airpower Museum

From the B-17 Flying Fortress that pounded enemy targets to the Sherman tank that helped liberate Europe, the American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport, 1230 New Highway, Farmingdale, will open its doors from Thurs., May 24 through the Mon., May 2 More...

Memorial Day Parade

Sgt. Peter F. Colleran Post #7763 Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion Post #1066 are once again jointly conducting the Memorial Day Parade and Service in the Massapequas. 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...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION,) Ring Ring, LLC.Articles of Organizationfiled with Secretary of Stateof New York (SSNY) on3/19/12. Office location:Nassau. SSNY designatedfor service of process. More...