September 5, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

9/11 Services in Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto invites all residents, their families and friends to attend the Town’s 9-11 Memorial Ceremony to honor the memory of those lost on September 11, 2001. More...

Car hits pole; driver injured

The Massapequa Fire Department responded to an accident on Massapequa Avenue at approximately 10 p.m., Wed., Aug. 29. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

84-year-old wins runners edge 5K womens run/walk

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino and Nassau Legislator Rose Walker congratulateRuth Maller of Massapequa Park. Maller says she was born in 1928 and loves to run. More...

Massapequa International Little League Junior Division defeats East Meadow

The Massapequa International Little League (MILL) Junior Division defeated East Meadow Little League 11-1 on Mon., July 16 to win the New York State Section 6 Championship. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

“Ethan #176 or #178.” It’s hard to make out the blurred last digit of the huge number painted on the side of this frightened hound from Virginia. More...

Obituaries

Lillian Siegel, longtime resident of Massapequa and loving homemaker

Lillian Siegel, a longtime resident of Massapequa and Massapequa Park, died July 23, 2012 in Lake Worth, Florida. She was 91 years old. Mrs. Siegel was born and raised in Brooklyn. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Take some summer with you into autumn and winter

What glorious weather we had for this weekend’s send off to summer, and its welcome to a new school year and the coming of autumn. Then, of course, the rains came. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

What Americans want­— and need—is a solid jobs plan

It’s a testament to how bad the American employment market has gotten that the most recent jobs report was met with applause. More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Friday, September 7•POW-MIA vigil, 7:30 p.m., Friday through Saturday. September 8, at Babylon Town Hall, 200 E. Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst. For info., call 631-793-4663.•Oyster Bay 9/11 Services, Tobay Beach, beginning at 7 p.m. More...

Saladino in fight for Republican nomination in 9th Assembly District

With less than two weeks away from a Republican primary in the newly drawn 9th Assembly District, the race is heating up with Conservatives being drawn into the battle. More...

Local band headlines the Vans Warped Tour '12

On Sat., July 21 in Uniondale, Nassau Coliseum held the annual Vans Warped Tour featuring local Amityville band Taking Back Sunday. More...

 

People/Social

Sen. Hannon’s Job Fair well attended

“More than 1,000 job seekers were on hand and almost 70 job providers were looking to hire them,” said Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Nassau). More...

Towers of Freedom Military monument Mass Sunday

One of the steel beams representing the two World Trade Center Towers and to be incorporated into the Towers of Freedom Military Memorial being built in Massapequa will be blessed at a Mass at St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church Sun., Sept. 9. More...

Safe boating courses being offered

Safe boating courses, free vessel safety checks and more are available from America’s Boating Club®, the United States Power Squadrons®. With squadrons across Long Island, there’s one near you. More...

Events & Calendar

Massapequa Mustangs flag football final registration Sept. 7 and 8

The Massapequa Mustangs will hold a co-ed seven on seven flag football program (non-contact) as a supplement to its traditional tackle football program. This program is open to all boys and girls including those already playing in the tackle program. More...

Clothing drive through Oct. 20

Our Lady of Lourdes is holding a used clothing drive through Oct. 20. Items can be dropped off at the school office, opposite the church in the main lobby, 855 Carmans Rd., Massapequa Park, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 9 to 11 a.m. More...

Golf outing to benefit Last Hope Animal Rescue

Last Hope Animal Rescue’s fifth annual golf outing will be held at Bergen Point Golf Course in West Babylon, Mon., Sept. 10. The event will support Last Hope pet adoption and community outreach programs, like Fix-AFeral. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of G. J.Construction Services NYLLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretaryof State of New York SSNYon June 6, 2012. The officeis located in Nassau County.SSNY has been designatedfor service of process. More...

Poll

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