March 13, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Nassau Police arrest man and charge him with attempted robbery in Farmingdale

The Second Squad reported the arrest of a Farmingdale man for an attempted robbery that occurred at 11:59 p.m. on March 4, 2013 in Farmingdale. More...

Upcoming library budget and trustee votes

Local libraries are holding their budget votes and trustee elections in April. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

St. Patty’s Day is a time to celebrate all things Irish. When it comes to dogs, the Emerald Isle has provided the world with a smorgasbord of delightful breeds. Not sure if it is politically correct to use such an ethnically mixed metaphor. More...

Events & Calendar

Bats Exhibit reopens at Tackapausha Museum and Preserve

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that Tackapausha Museum and Preserve has reopened the Bats Exhibit. More...

Dessert night March 14

On Thurs., March 14, at 7 p.m., Amityville Parent Teacher Council will hold an international dessert night and general meeting at Northwest Elementary School gymnasium, 450 County Line Rd., Amityville. Bring a favorite dessert to share. More...

Housing and Rental Expo April 6

The Action Long Island Housing and Rental Expo will be held Sat., April 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Molloy College Suffolk Center, 7180 Republic Airport, East Farmingdale. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation ofPETER HELLER ARCHITECT, PLLC. Arts of Org.filed with the Secretaryof State of NY (SSNY) on01/15/2013. Office location:Nassau County. SSNY hasbeen designated as agentupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

IN THE NEWS

Raymond and Paolucci named to NC Fire Department Association Board

The new officers of the Association of Fire Departments of Nassau County were recently installed. More...

King recognizes local veteran Libero Arcari

Rep. Pete King (R-Seaford) presented military medals to Libero Arcari of Massapequa Park during a ceremony in his Massapequa Park District Office. The congressman also thanked Mr. Arcari for his service to our country during World War II. More...

Town of Oyster Bay offers assistance to Hurricane Sandy victims

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto reminds residents who are rebuilding their homes following the events of Hurricane Sandy that the Town is committed to expediting the process of restoration for homeowners. More...

 

People/Social

George and Richard Doherty to be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame

George “Doppy” Doherty and his younger brother Richard “Dick” Doherty will be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. 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

Thomas Tyler, former Massapequa resident, loved sailing

Thomas Tyler loved the out-of-doors and spent his childhood in Bellerose where he and his brother enjoyed fishing and hunting. As an adult, he spent a lot of time sailing on the Great South Bay as a member of several local sailing clubs. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS-by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Tax cap legislation needs tweaking

School districts are in the throes of putting together their annual budgets, at this point gnashing their teeth and wringing their hands as they try to stay in compliance with the New York State tax cap on levy increases. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Fair, common sense proposals for gun control do not violate the 2nd amendment

Dear Editor: I am often accused of being a liberal or worse still, people question my patriotism because of my interpretation of the second amendment. More...