May 29, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Junior Firefighter’s Association holds Installation Dinner

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto recently attended the Nassau County Junior Firefighter’s Association Sixth Annual Installation Dinner, held at the West End Firehouse, Massapequa. More...

South Oaks wins $15K for its financial literacy program

South Oaks Hospital in Amityville is one of 25 winners of Capital One Bank’s inaugural Financial Literacy Challenge, an awards program designed to encourage money management best practices throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties. More...

Mother and daughter elected to school boards in their respective communities; other local results in Plainedge, Massapequa and F’dale

The Corbett-Rowland family had something to celebrate the night of May 21 when Kathleen Corbett and her daughter Heather Rowland were both elected to their local school boards. More...

Oyster Bay Town elected officials attend Massapequa Coast Little League opening day

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto recently joined with local elected officials to celebrate opening day for the Massapequa Coast Little League, held at John J. Burns Town Park. More...

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Schools/Sports

F'dale school board authorizes security audit

The Farmingdale Board of Education approved a security audit to be performed by Intralogic, a company affiliated with a few other school districts in Nassau County for security. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pes pets pets

My Memorial Day “Pets” column is a few days late because I had to re-read portions of the novel, The Art of Racing in the Rain to pinpoint how the book parallels a discovery concerning “Nike” a Babylon Town Shelter, turned Las 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

Jeanne Nussbaum, wife of the late MPK Village Mayor George Nussbaum and Presbyterian Church parishioner

When George W. Nussbaum first met Jeanne A. Sommerville at the Hunts Point Presbyterian Church in New York, he was taken by the beautiful young woman. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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EDITORIAL

Community owes a thanks to school board members who have served with distinction

Last week a large number of candidates, moved undoubtedly by a desire to serve their community and work to improve their public schools, ran for office seeking seats on local school boards. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Hope comes in the form of those willing to help

Dear Editor: On the eve of Memorial Day, we witnessed Oklahoma City’s terrible catastrophe and the city looks like a war zone with the brave rescuers soldiering on in recovery. More...

Breaking News - 5/31/2013 6:06 AM

Massapequa's Military Towers of Freedom rise - Free Access

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Leg. Michael Venditto honors Massapequa Moms

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto recently named the Massapequa Moms, a group of over 3,000 local moms, as one of the Nassau County Legislature’s 2013 Women: Trailblazer in the New Millennium honorees. More...

Altadonna gets GOP nod for Town post; appointment before November is possible

After months of speculation and rumors, Massapequa Park Village Mayor James Altadonna was nominated at the Nassau County Republican convention last night for the position of Oyster Bay Town clerk. More...

Massapequa RR station to get a $40M facelift

The MTA announced that the Massapequa Railroad Station is due to get $40 million in capital improvements that many regular users of that station said are sorely needed. More...

MPK girl nipped by dog; no serious injury reported

A four-year-old girl who was walking with her father along Block Boulevard in Massapequa Park on Thurs., May 16 was bitten by a dog. The dog, who was on a leash, bit the young girl as she walked past him. More...

Massapequa Historical Society to host annual Strawberry Fest

The Historical Society of the Massapequas’ Strawberry Festival will be held Sat., June 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Massapequa Historical Complex, Old Grace Church, 4755 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. The rain date is Sun., June 16. More...

 

People/Social

Don’t dig underground before dialing 811

Town Supervisor John Venditto urges residents and contractors alike to first dial 811 when planning any underground digging activity, so the proper utilities could be notified to mark out their line locations. More...

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center presents tribute to Johnny Cash

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center will present a special concert honoring the music, melodies and memory of the late Johnny Cash, a unique voice from the early days of rock ’n’ roll, who carried a fake bad boy image and an authentic Am More...

L.I. author Dina Santorelli attends Massapequa book club meeting

Massapequa Park resident Dina Santorelli, author of Baby Grand, a mystery and thriller on Amazon Kindle, attended a meeting of the Desperate Book Worms’ Book Club on April 5, in Massapequa Park. More...

Events & Calendar

Free music and poetry by Maulana Rumi June 1

A poetic and musical celebration, presenting the timeless teachings of Maulana Rumi, mystic poet/saint will be held Sat., June 1. The program runs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. and then an optional dinner will be served until 11 p.m. More...

Free Senior ID Card Program June 7

Executive Ed Mangano will be sponsoring a free Senior ID Card Program. The program will be held, Fri., June 7, noon to 3 p.m. at the Massapequa Library, located at 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park. More...

Tai Chi, art and sculpture programs offered at Massapequa Park Senior Community Center

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites residents take part in programs held at Nassau County-funded senior centers. Reservations may be required. All participants are given an opportunity to contribute to the cost of the programs. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURTCOUNTY OF Nassau,Nassau Financial FederalCredit Union, Plaintiff, vs.Timothy McQueen andDanielle McQueen, ETAL., Defendant(s).Pursuant to a Judgment ofForeclosure and Sale dulyfiled on April 09, 2013, I,the undersigned Refe More...

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