June 6, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Large crowds cheer on marchers in annual MPK Memorial Day Parade and ceremony

The Village of Massapequa Park’s annual Memorial Day Parade was a huge success. More...

Patricia Zinke resigns from Plainedge Board of Education

In a surprise move, Plainedge School Board Trustee Patricia Zinke announced that she is stepping down from her post, effective this week. She has served on the board for seven years. More...

Massapequa girl gets companionship dog­— and new-found gift of freedom

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Massapequa resident Emma Venticinque was recently united with her new best friend “Numa,” a two-year-old Labrador Retriever assistance dog trained by Canine Companions for Independence (CCI). More...

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Pets Pets Pets

When “talking dogs, I’ve learned you can’t always trust a breed name. For instance, French Poodles aren’t French, and Great Danes aren’t Danish. Both breeds were developed in Germany. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Robert Satterly, Massapequa resident, active in St. Rose of Lima

Robert Satterly, a resident of Massapequa for more than 40 years, died Wed., May 30, 2012 in North Wales, Pennsylvania. He was 72 years old. Mr. Satterly was raised in Bethpage and graduated from Bethpage High School. More...

Opinion

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New FASNY ad campaign ignores longstanding relationship with newspapers

In the wake of the bombings at the Oklahoma City Federal Building or the World Trade Center, you may remember iconic photos of a firefighter cradling a baby victim or a crew raising the American flag above the twisted girders of a fallen skyscraper. More...

N.C. Leg. Peter Schmitt held in contempt; appealing decision

By Carolyn James After a District Court held N.C. Leg. More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

FRIDAY, JUNE 8 •Long Island Banjo meeting, 8 p.m., VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen and sing and dance to banjo music. For info., call 516-889-2184. More...

Outgoing MFD Chief honored

The Massapequa Fie Department held its 102nd Annual Installation Dinner. N.C. Leg. Peter J. Schmitt was on hand to present special Legislative Recognition to the outgoing Chief of the Department Peter Anglim. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa’s Jack Kensil named to Marist College lacrosse team

Jack Kensil, of Massapequa, a senior at Marist College, Poughkeepsie, has been named a member of the college’s men’s lacrosse team for the spring 2012 season. Kensil is a graduate of Saint Anthony’s High School, Huntington. More...

Massapequa Chiefs Challenger basketball team wins last game

On Fri., March 23, the Massapequa Chiefs Challenger basketball team took on the Seaford Vikings for the last game of their season winning 43-37. More...

Events & Calendar

Community Shabbat Weekend June 22 to 23 at Cong. Beth-El

Congregation Beth-El of Massapequa will be having a Community Shabbat Weekend, June 22 to 23. Friday evening services, led by Rabbi Stephen Listfield and guest Cantor Sheldon Rokovsky, begin at 8 p.m. with an oneg collation to follow. More...

Mommy and Me picnic July 18

The Village of Massapequa Park’s Mommy and Me Program will be hosting a picnic on July 18 at Brady Park for those presently enrolled and also those who have graduated from the program. More...

Free documentary of fracking at Massapequa Library June 13

Gasland, a documentary about fracking, will be shown at the Massapequa Public Library at Bar Harbour, on Wed., June 13 at 6:30 p.m. The movie, which is free and sponsored by Food and Water Watch, will be followed by a discussion. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF NASSAU 86 Ripplewater LLC, Plaintiff,against Barbara Kern; etal., Defendant(s). More...

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Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?