March 20, 2013 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

“We have to incentivize people by cutting back on salaries and fees and paying them based on the percentages of return.”

-Mayor Altadonna on the operation of the State's Pension System investment program

In terms of how the fund is managed he said: “We have to incentivize people by cutting back on salaries and fees and paying them based on the percentages of return.” Altadonna has been in touch with the New York State comptroller’s More...

U.S. Power Squadron offers boating safety classes

After Oct. 2013, all Suffolk County residents who operate a boat in Suffolk waters will be required to carry evidence that they have completed an approved boating safety course. More...

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra presents violinist Anna Lee

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of its Principal Conductor David Leibowitz, continues its 30th season of free concerts, Sat., March 23, 8 p.m., at Berner Middle School, Carman Mill Road, Massapequa. More...

Lion’s Club sponsors scholarships

The Massapequa Park Lion’s Club will be sponsoring its annual scholarship for graduating seniors. The applicant must be a high school senior residing in Massapequa or Massapequa Park. More...

Kids of Distinction scholarship program returns for 2013

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, together with Kids Helping Kids by Kids Way, Inc. co-Founders Robert A.J. Eslick and Philip M. Eslick, announce their co-sponsored Kids of Distinction Scholarship Program for 2013. More...

Clerk at local market charged twice with sale of alcohol to minors

A clerk at a North Massapequa store was cited twice within a week by the Nassau County Police Department for selling alcohol to an underaged patron. Police gave this account: More...

MPK resident Brendan Buckley up for Senior Award at West Point

Brendan Buckley, a West Point Cadet, was among 20 lacrosse players up for the NCAA S enior Class Award. Buckley is the son of Yong and Thomas Buckley of Massapequa Park and was named Capital One First Team Academic All-American last year. More...

Massapequa Woman's Club hosts fundraiser to help victims of Sandy

The Woman’s Club of Massapequa – Child Welfare Department held its annual holiday fundraiser brunch Dec. 2 at the Southward Ho Country Club in Bay Shore. More...

America’s Boating Course offered in various locations

Captree Power Squadron, a unit of United States Power Squadrons, will be conducting America’s Boating Course (ABC) in the near future. More...

South Shore bird walk March 24

Join the South Shore Audubon Society for a bird walk at Mill Pond More...

Concert to benefit YES April 13

YES Community Counseling Center will hold a fundraising concert, Sat., April 13, 3:30 to 8 p.m. at the Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale. More...

Poll

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