April 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Plainedge School Board brings budget in below New York State mandated tax cap

The Plainedge School District held its final budget meeting on April 16 and focused on work to bring the tax levy down from the state required increase of no more than 3.68 to 3.50 percent. More...

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Library

At your library

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

Obituaries

Gerd L. Burke, Massapequa resident

Gerd L. Burke, a resident of Massapequa for more than 60 years, died March 26, 2013 after a long fight against cancer. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

The insanity of the Boston bombings shakes our senses but not our faith

It is difficult to fathom the depth of hatred and the darkness of human spirit of two young men who decided to place a bomb in the midst of a crowd of men, women and children in Boston in what appears to be an attempt to make some political point. More...

Writer says editorial got it wrong

Dear Editor: I believe your editorial from April 11 (Mr. President, you are right, she is good looking) missed the point. More...

Massapequa Chiefs baseball teams up with Oceanside Pirates to "Play Ball for a Cure"

For nearly 20 years, Massapequa and Oceanside have been rivals on the baseball diamond, but for one week in April, both schools set their differences aside, and teamed up to help put an end to Leukemia and Lymphoma. More...

Three-alarm blaze destroys home in Massapequa

Firefighters battled a three-alarm blaze at a home on Clocks Boulevard in Massapequa April 9. The home had been damaged by Hurricane Sandy and was under construction but vacant. More...

Police caution residents about Internet scams

The Suffolk County Police Department is warning residents of Internet scams associated with the bombings at the Boston Marathon on April 15. More...

 

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Pets pets pets

This week’s “Pets” is dedicated to “Henry” who was only with us briefly. He succumbed to kidney failure at an emergency hospital on April 11. More...

Events & Calendar

Healthcare scholarship applications available

Applications are now being accepted for the Sister Mary Grace Memorial Scholarship in Healthcare sponsored by the Council of Leagues of Mercy Medical Center. More...

Grace Day School to celebrate Gala April 27

Grace Day School, Massapequa, is celebrating 57 years of distinguished service to students and families in Massapequa and surrounding communities. More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue Bingo May 3

Last Hope Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation will hold Bingo Fri., May 3, Levittown Hall, 201 Levittown Pkwy., Hicksville. The doors open at 6 p.m. and Bingo runs from 7 to 10 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation ofRIVIERA SOUTHENTERPRISES, LLC Arts.of Org. filed with the Secy.of State of NY (SSNY)on 03/13/2013. Officelocated in Nassau County. 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?