March 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Voters in Massapequa Park head to polls despite uncontested election

It may be an uncontested race, but one voter heading to the polls March 19 put it this way. More...

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Schools/Sports

Vocal music scholarship offer for female senior

The award-winning Greater Nassau Chorus of Sweet Adelines International is offering a $500 vocal music scholarship to a female Long Island high school senior, with at least a “B” (3.0) average, who plans to study voice or music education More...

LaBoheme at Molloy College April 7

Long Island Opera returns to Madison Theatre in a production of Giacomo Puccini’s epic romance LaBoheme, Sun., April 7, 3 p.m. The cost is $25 for adults and $15 for children. More...

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Named to the dean’s list at the University of New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut for the fall 2012 semester are Massapequa Park residents Deanna Devivo and Melissa Gaetano and Farmingdale residents Andrea Edling, Garrett Kuppelmeyer, Chri More...

Events & Calendar

Comedy Night fundraiser for Last Hope April 7

On Sun., April 7, join Last Hope Animal Rescue at Governor’s, 90 Division Ave., Levittown for a LOL Comedy Night. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Arrive by 7 p.m. and the show will begin at 8 p.m. More...

Oyster Bay offers brochure on hazardous material alternatives

Hazardous materials can be found in almost all households, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Muscarella, who announced that the Town has available to residents an informative brochure entitled Hazardous Material Alternatives. 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...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICENOTICE OF SPECIALDISTRICT MEETING,PUBLICHEARING, ANDBUDGET VOTE ANDTRUSTEE ELECTIONOF THE FARMINGDALEPUBLIC LIBRARYNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearingof the qualified voters of theFarmingdale Union FreeSchool District of the Tow More...

Breaking News - 3/31/2013 12:54 PM

MPK Village presents first budget draft - Free Access

Proposed tax increase hovering at 4.7 percent

By Carolyn James More...

Rep. Pete King congratulates Anthony Caputo and Brian McLaughlin

IN THE NEWS

Rep. Pete King (R-Seaford) congratulates Anthony Caputo on receiving a Congressional nomination to the United States Military Academy. Anthony is currently a student at Kellenberg High School and resident of Massapequa Park. More...

Massapequa students in Odyssey of the Mind Tournament

Sixth-grade Magnet Students from East Lake Elementary in Massapequa participated in the Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament on March 2. They came in third place for their division. More...

 

People/Social

Goodwill Store opens in Massapequa

A grand opening celebration was recently held in Massapequa for the newest Goodwill Store. N.C. Michael Venditto was on hand to present William Forrester, president and CEO of Goodwill NY/NJ with a citation proclaiming Jan. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

We may have gotten a latenight pizza or Chinese food delivery at Last Hope, but until last week, we never received an evening drop-off of dogs, driven directly from West Virginia by their rescuers. More...

Library

At your library

Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org •Free tax assistance for seniors will be available by appointment at the Central Avenue Library, Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Amityville and Farmingdale libraries holding budget votes and trustee elections

Amityville Library Oak and John streets, Amityville 631-264-0567 More...

Obituaries

Geoffrey Hayden, former MHS guidance counselor

Geoffrey Hayden, a former guidance counselor at Massapequa High School and Massapequa resident since 1957, died March 2, 2013. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

by Kevin Eastwood
Full Story

EDITORIAL

The future of Long Island’s schools is under assault

Every year at this time, we urge residents to get involved and get informed about their upcoming school budget votes. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Raising your home? It’s best to call an More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?