September 26, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Cheerleaders getting ready for great football season

The Massapequa Coast Little League started the season on Sat., Sept. 8. The team photographed is managed by Coach Andy Fascano, Asst. Coach Rob and Asst. Coach Frank. Fascano’s team won the first game 9-0. What a way to start off the season. More...

All Amityville schools now off state's watch list

For the first time in almost a decade, all schools in Amityville are in good standing with the New York State Education Department. More...

People on the go...

•Rebecca Gretschel, of Massapequa, graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of science in business from Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York on May 12, 2012. Ms. More...

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Pets pets pets

Our Bully Breed Brigade last Saturday was all about changing the public perception of Pit Bulls and putting them in a more positive light. More...

Library

At your library

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

Obituaries

Ms. Mary Jane Conlon, a resident of Massapequa, South Oaks Hospital employee, St. Martin of Tours church parishioner

Ms. Mary Jane Conlon (nee Duggan), a resident of Massapequa, died Aug. 30, 2012 at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset. She was 79 years old. More...

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EDITORIAL

Bamboo law is a good one More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Finding the blessings of America a half a More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Friday, Sept. 28•Vegas Night, Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. Doors open at 7 p.m. Food and drink available. For information, call 586-3928.•Long Island Banjo Society meets, 8 p.m., VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. More...

Town looks to get at root of bamboo problem;considering outlawing any new plantings

Bamboo is considered a symbol of friendship in India, but its invasive qualities and the difficulties involved in stemming its proliferation has made it somewhat unwelcome in the Town of Oyster Bay. More...

Local athlete makes US Rowing team

Kristine O’Brien, from Massapequa Park and a graduate from the class of 2012 at St. More...

Mosaic of St. Rose unveiled

Several weeks ago, we reported about a mosaic that was rescued from a building that was being demolished in the city. More...

 

People/Social

Granite still a popular choice in kitchen makeovers

Despite the sputtering economy, consumer spending on home renovations remains healthy. More...

Mary P. Myton Literary Society holds its closing meeting

Mary P. Myton Literary Society elected new officers at its closing meeting at Il Felice in Seaford. At the business meeting, prior to dining, the slate of officers was elected. Sharyn Vetter was elected as the 2012- 2013 president. More...

HOMET OWN HEROS

Local Resident receives promotion Major General Patrick A. More...

Events & Calendar

Aviation Career Expo October 4-5

Aerospace Education Corporation will hold its fourth biannual Aviation Career Expo at Republic Airport, 7150 Republic Airport, Farmingdale, Oct. 4 and 5 . More...

Library event

Long Island Blood Services will be offering a blood drive at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park, on Wed., Aug. 29, 3 to 7:30 p.m. More...

Senior softball at Burns Park October 1

The Town of Oyster Bay will host the second annual All-Star Game for the members of the Long Island Senior Softball Association’s (LISSA) Division 5 at John J. Burns Town Park, Merrick Road, Massapequa, Mon., Oct. 1, 6:15 p.m. More...

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Notice is hereby given thata license, number pendingforEating Place beer has beenapplied for by the undersigned to sell Eating Place Beer atretail in a restaurant undertheAlcoholic Beverage ControlLaw at: Peninsula Deli Inc.,59 South Franklin St,Hemp More...

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