July 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

MPK Village board talks taxes to residents; proposes new concept for a Village fountain

Local road repair was highest on the Village of Massapequa Park’s to-do list as of late. Almost all of the Village’s 2.2 square miles will either have their roads reconstructed or overlaid sometime prior to the next school year. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Force defeats the Staten Island United Thunderbolts

The Massapequa Force of the Long Island Junior Soccer League defeated the Staten Island United Thunderbolts of the Staten Island Youth Soccer League, 3-1 in the girls-under 18 State Open Cup final. More...

Plainedge HS celebrates a love of sports and school spirit

Plainedge High School (PHS) recently hosted its annual Sports Day for staff and students. In this longstanding tradition, each grade plays together as a team against members of PHS staff in a series of athletic games. More...

St. Rose CYO Basketball holds Trophy ceremony at end of season

The St. Rose of Lima CYO gym was filled with families to see the children receive trophies for completing a full season of basketball. More...

Library

At Your Library

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

Obituaries

William F. Canavan Jr., former Massapequa resident, Massapequa Public Library employee

William F. Canavan Jr., a former Massapequa resident and employee of the Massapequa Public Library, died June 22, 2012. He was 77 years old. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - By Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Wounded Warrior wisdom

A young girl, about ten, stood in the rain. The strap of her bike helmet was secure under her chin and the rain dripped from its sides, down to her shoulders. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Consolidation still requires political will Dear Editor: More...

VFW Post 7763 holds Dinner and Installation Ceremony

Massapequa Park Village Deputy Mayor Jeffrey Pravato attended the VFW Post 7763 Commander’s Dinner and Installation Ceremony where he swore in the officers of VFW Post 7763. More...

Music Under the Stars

Today, Wed., July 25, Tobay Beach will provide the backdrop for the Billy Joel tribute band Big Shot featuring vocals and piano of Michael DelGuidice. Then on Fri., July 27, Dennis DeYoung: the music of Styx will be featured at John J. More...

Police seeking witnesses to fatal hit & run

Nassau Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a male pedestrian by a driver who fled the scene of the accident, which occurred yesterday, at 8:50 p.m. in Massapequa. Police gave this account: More...

Blast From the Past

There have been a lot of waves that have hit the shores since these gentlemen were lifeguards in 1965. More...

 

People/Social

Eagle Scout Spencer Schiappa reroutes Tackapausha hiking trails

Spencer Schiappa of Troop 5, Massapequa, recently completed his Eagle Scout service project in Tackapausha Preserve. Schiappa’s project, cosponsored by the L.I. More...

Hagedorn Little Village School holds fashion show

The Hagedorn Little Village School, Jack Joel Center for Special Children of Massapequa and Seaford held its 17th Annual Fashion Show at the Inn at New Hyde Park. More...

VFW Post 7763 hosts parade

Veterans of Foreign Wars Massapequa Post 7763 hosted the annual Fourth of July Parade and N.C. Leg. Presiding Officer Peter J. Schmitt was there to see them off. More...

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Pets Pets Pets

Babylon Town Shelter has had amazing owner/ pet reunions, like the Jack Russell we flew back to Atlanta or the Westie recovered after someone found him and kept him two years. More...

Events & Calendar

Chamber of Commerce installs new officers

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently attended the Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequa’s annual installation of officers. More...

Amityville Artist Circle Gallery Show July 27 to 29

The Amtyville Artist Circle Gallery, 186 Broadway, next to Vittorio’s Restaurant, Amityville, will hold an exhibit of local artist Marilyn Dodd’s oils and acrylics. More...

Leg. Saladino advocates for I-STOP legislation

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino joined NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, LICADD Executive Director Jeffrey Reynolds and NYS Senator Charles Fuschillo who all recently attended a press conference announcing the passage of the state’s new I-STO More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of adomestic Limited Liability Company (LLC) undersection 203 of the LimitedLiability Company Law forThe Whole Move located inMassapequa, NY. Articlesof Organization were filedwith the Secretary of Stateof NY on 5/22/2012. More...

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Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?