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MSD gets more state aid; district to retain savings

Deputy Superintendent of Massapequa Schools Alan Adcock announced that the New York State budget had "settled" and restored all of the high tax aid money in Massapequa. The announcement came during the school board's meeting last week. More...

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Schools/Sports

St. Rose CYO basketball team wins playoff game and hosts trophy ceremony

On Sun., March 10, the trophy ceremony was held for the St. Rose CYO basketball league. Coach Kissenger’s fourth-grade team is shown. The trophy ceremony was held for the St. Rose CYO basketball league. More...

Farmingdale soccer club hosts annual dinner

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto joined other local officials and presented a special Nassau County Citation to Farmingdale Soccer Club President Ralli Chadeayne at the organization’s annual dinner held recently at Absolutely Marios in Farmingdale. More...

Massapequa PAL hosts basketball clinic

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto recently joined with his colleague in local government, N.C. Leg. More...

Obituaries

John J. McAniff, former Massapequa resident and United States Navy veteran, at 82 years old

John J. McAniff, a resident of Massapequa since 1952, died March 2, 2013 at Chapin Home for the Aging in Queens. He was 82 years old. More...

Peter J. Esposito, formerly of Massapequa Park, veteran of World War II, at 87 years old

Peter J. Esposito, a resident of the Long Island Veterans Home and formerly of Massapequa Park, died March 15, 2013. He was 87 years old. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Mr. President, you are right, she is good looking and no apology is needed

We have often spoken out on the policies and politics of President Barack Obama, more often than not finding ourselves at odds and of opposing views. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS-by Kevin Eastwood

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Vandalism is violence against an entire community

Dear Editor: Vandalism is out of control in the Massapequa community. More...

Breaking News - 4/16/2013 12:41 PM

Threat called in to Unqua School - Free Access

Officials and police evacuate building

At approximately 10 a.m. today, Unqua Elementary school in Massapequa Park  received a threat from an anonymous phone caller. More...

MPK Mayor James Altadonna installed; trustees, officials and Village justice also take oaths

IN THE NEWS

Mayor James Altadonna was sworn in for another two-year term April 1 with the oath administered by N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto who also swore in Trustee Daniel Pearl, Tina Schiaffino and Village Attorney Kevin M. Walsh. More...

Dog attacks woman in Massapequa; kills terrier

Police are asking the public’s help in identifying a dog that attacked and killed another dog Thurs., March 28 in Massapequa. More...

 

People/Social

Brochure available about Oyster Bay Town Clerk office

Oyster Bay Town Clerk Steve Labriola advises residents that the Town has available an informative brochure about his office and the duties therein, which is available to residents both in print and online. More...

Farmingdale College holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for $25 million new Campus Center

Farmingdale State College opened its new Campus Center recently with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that included President Hubert Keen, key legislators, college officials, faculty and students. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

The demise of Ding Dongs, Twinkies and Hostess cupcakes turned out to be a good thing for a large group of feral cats fending for themselves. Commercial and industrial sites have long been home unsweetened home to ferals, our feline shadow citizens. More...

Library

At your library

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

Events & Calendar

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents Hairspray the musical April 11-13

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center is presenting the musical Hairspray in four performances from April 11-13 at 7:30 p.m., and Sun., April 14 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $18 (and $15 for seniors and students). More...

Berner HS reunion planned

Massapequa’s Alfred G. Berner High School class of 1973 will hold its 40th reunion, Sat., June 8, 3 to 7 p.m. at the Beach Hut in Copiague’s Tanner Park. For information, go to www.facebook.com/Berner- High73reunion. More...

Post 7763 conducts flag history event

Commander Richard Begandy of VFW Post 7763 Massapequa Park conducted an American flag history and flag etiquette class for Cub Scout Den One Pack 691 on Feb. 20 at the Massapequa Public Library, Harbor Lane, Massapequa Park. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO BIDDERSSealed Proposals invitedby the Massapequa Water District (MWD) willbe received by the Boardof Commissioners, of theMassapequa Water District, in the District Office, 84 Grand Avenue,Massapequa, New Yorkon May 1, 2013 until 9:15A.M., More...

Public Notices

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