June 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 6/13/2012 3:00 PM

MPK Village Trustee Harry Jacobson dies

Funeral services to be set

UPDATE: A memorial service for Massapequa Park Village Trustee Harry Jacobson will be held tomorrow, Thursday, 9 a.m., at the Massapequa Funeral home, north chapel, Park and Clark boulevards. More...

Plainedge Robotics Club takes First Place

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Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Sixty-one athletes from Massapequa Class of 2012 commit to play college sports

A grand total of 61 Massapequa High School senior athletes have committed to playing sports at colleges and universities throughout the northeast. More...

Massapequa boys varsity volleyball team celebrates Senior Day

The Massapequa boys varsity volleyball team recently celebrated Senior Day. This year, the team was Conference champs, Nassau County champs, Long Island champs and New York State “Public School” champs. More...

Massapequa Park’s Kristen Zimmermann to compete for Cacchione Cup

The LIU C.W. 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

Lester E. Faust, Jr., Amityville H.S. graduate, served in the U.S. Navy

Lester E. Faust, Jr., a longtime resident of Amityville, died suddenly May 4, 2012 in Ormond Beach, Florida. He was 68 years old. “He was a fun-loving man who was always ready with a joke,” said his sister Lei Lani Yeswoit of Amityville. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

EDITORIAL

Things change, but the role of a dad doesn’t

There’s no question that today’s families are undergoing significant change. From the traditional nuclear family, today we see single-parent households, blended families, grandparents raising grandchildren and gay marriage. More...

Opinions please...

Our most recent poll asked readers whether they agreed with the DEC’s plans to mitigate the water contamination from the plume heading into our area from Grumman in Bethpage by filtering it at the well site, leaving the balance to go into water More...

Breaking News - 6/18/2012 6:17 PM

Police seeking male who exposed himself in Massapequa

NCPD Helicopter search last night fails to turn up suspect

Mon., June 18: Numerous Massapequa residents called the Massapequa Post to report hearing low-flying helicopters during the early morning hours today. More...

Breaking News - 6/18/2012 11:15 AM

Massapequa man shot at after fight over parking space in Amityville

Update: Suffolk County Police arrested an Amityville man charging him in the shooting that occurred June 16. More...

Town's bond rating drops; improvement projects still• INmovingTHE NEWSforward•

Oyster Bay’s bond rating has declined. Standard & Poor's (S&P) reduced the Town’s bond rating from an A to AA, saying the Town failed to offset declining revenue, the Manhattan credit service firm announced last week. More...

Registration underway for O'Bay Summer Camps

Registration is now open for the Town of Oyster Bay Summer Youth Sports Camps. There are three different sports camps programs. More...

Nassau Shores Civic opens Bayfront Park

The Nassau Shores Civic Association held its annual Bayfront Park Opening. The afternoon featured family fun activities and provided an opportunity for the community to come together to kick-off the summer. More...

 

People/Social

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Kaitlyn Osterman, of Massapequa Park, and a student at Nassau Community College, was the recipient of a 2012 State University of New York (SUNY) Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. More...

As tenure vote looms, ASD Ass't Principal Steven Lindenfeld steps down

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 Hall of Fame

Each year the Massapequa Hall of Fame honors Massapequa High School Alumni who have gone on to achieve success in their fields as well as local residents, recognizing them for their community service, dedication and contributions. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

It’s a year since Last Hope Animal Rescue opened a lovely Adoption Center in Wantagh, so it’s time to celebrate in style. This Sat., June 16 at 3 p.m., Last Hope will be holding a Swimsuit Competition. More...

Events & Calendar

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, June 14 •Town of Oyster Bay Planning Advisory Board meeting: 7 p.m. More...

YES to hold annual garage sale June 30

YES Community Counseling Center of Massapequa will hold its annual garage sale, Sat., June 30, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The rain date is Sun., July 1. More...

One-day youth camp

Science of Spirituality Meditation Center will hold a one-day children’s camp, Youth Angels Day, for ages five to 13, Sat., June 23, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. THEBANK OF NEW YORKMELLON F/K/A THEBANK OF NEW YORK ASTRUSTEE ON BEHALFOF CIT MORTGAGELOAN TRUST 2007-1, Pltf.vs MARIA LAZZARO, etal, Defts. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?