October 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Newcomer Ryan Cronin challenges Kemp Hannon in State Senate race

It’s a race that pits newcomer against seasoned lawmaker; new ideas against experience; a new face against an older, familiar one. In the end, the voters will choose on Nov. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Peets pets pets

I’ve come to the aid of many old dogs in “Pets,” but never defended an old house. Like dogs, dwellings such as the 18th century farmhouse at 527 Deer Park Avenue slated to be demolished, can’t speak for themselves. 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

Joan M. Bassolino, North Massapequa resident, church receptionist and secretary

For the last 18 months of her life, Joan M. Bassolino struggled with the debilitating disease ALS. But before that, and prior to her death on Sept. 30, Mrs. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Stronger approach needed to shut down illegal massage parlors in our neighborhoods

The announcement last week that Nassau County Police found women they allege were working at a local massage parlor without valid New York State licenses and, more troubling, one who was charged with prostitution, raises the question once again about More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The more Americans lean on government the more they forego their freedoms Dear Editor: More...

Community concern raised over activities at local massage parlors

Police make arrests and shut down one on charges of prostitution; business owner• INsaysTHEallegationsNEWSare false•

In the online underworld, 119 Front Street in Massapequa Park, an alleged foot massage establishment and spa, was well known for providing sex for a fee. And, news got around quickly as to which women performed the best. More...

Massapequa man arrested following incident at St. Martin School, Amityville

St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville went into lockdown following an incident involving a school lunch aide there last week. Police and other sources gave this account: More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Fri., October 19, 2012 •Homeowners Cleanup: Open to homeowners in Town of Oyster Bay, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Solid Waste Disposal Complex, Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Rd., Old Bethpage. For info., call 516-677-5943. More...

 

People/Social

Steven Laudage completes Eagle Scout service project

Shown in photo above, left to right, are Andrew Esposito, Wayne Valentine, James Oates, Andreas Valentine, Allison Laudage, Richard Schary, Lisa Chiara, Eagle Scout candidate Steven Laudage, Kevin Laudage and Jack Ryan. More...

Massapequa PTSA hosting Harlem Wizards

The Massapequa PTSA will be hosting the fabulous Harlem Wizards basketball team on Thurs., Oct.25, at 7 p.m. in the Berner Middle School gymnasium, Carmens Road, Massapequa. More...

Holy Trinity HS announces commended students in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program

Massapequa resident Theresa Caffray was among the five seniors of Holy Trinity Diocesan High School, Hicksville, that have been named Commended Students in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

Events & Calendar

Got old tires? Homeowners Cleanup scheduled for October 20

The seventh of eight 2012 Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place on Sat., Oct. 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. according to Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano. More...

Craft fair fundraiser Oct. 20

The Massapequa Senior Citizen Center will host a craft fair fundraiser, Sat., Oct. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at McKenna Elementary School, 210 Spruce St., Massapequa Park. Parking is available at the back of the school. More...

The Dix Hills Performing arts Center presents Tribute to Jazz Piano with Jazz Great Jeb Patton

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents a “Tribute to Jazz Piano” with Jazz great Jeb Patton, Sun., Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are free to students and their parents. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION, (Omni Home Inspections, LLC). Articlesof Organization filed withSecretary of State of NewYork (SSNY) on (8/28/12).Office location: (Nassau).SSNY designated for serviceof process. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?