July 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, July 26 •Celebrate National Ice Cream Day the library will be making ice cream sundaes from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The program is for all ages with an adult. At the Farmingdale Library, 116 Merritts Road, or call 516-249-9090. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa High School

A sea of vibrant blue caps and gowns streamed onto the floor of the David S. More...

Plainedge High School

Parents, siblings, extended family, friends and peers gathered at Hofstra University on June 20 to honor the Class of 2013 during Plainedge High School’s commencement ceremony. More...

Farmingdale High School

The Farmingdale School District held its commencement ceremony for the Farmingdale High School Class of 2013 at Hofstra University on Tues., June 18. More...

Library

LIBRARY CHAT

Hello Massapequa! We want to take this opportunity to thank the Fort Neck Garden Club for their wonderful work beautifying the Bar Harbour Reference patio area with new greenery and flowers. More...

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue516-798-4607Massapequa Park. 40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770www.massapequalibrary.org. More...

Obituaries

Julia R. Corso, longtime Massapequa resident; avid horsewoman and gardener

Julia R. Corso, affectionately known as the “Galloping Grandma” because of her passion for horses and riding, died May 18, 2013 at 88. She was a longtime resident of Massapequa. Mrs. Corso was born in Brooklyn. More...

Opinion

Summer’s here but the hurt caused by Sandy still pains some

As we continue to enjoy our public spaces as a community this summer, we think it is important to remember that many people were responsible for getting them in shape for this season. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Readers respond to Gaidon letter July 10: “Charity begins at home”

Dear Editor: First I wish to say to Mr. Gaidon, I could not have expressed those thoughts better myself. I am so pleased to know that a fellow American is telling it like it is. More...

Breaking News - 7/29/2013 10:56 AM

MPK Village Board reschedules August meeting

Passes routine business agenda

By Ron ScagliaAfter dealing with the major issues of selecting a Mayor and a trustee in recent weeks, the Massapequa Park Village board had a routine meeting in which the business attended to was— routine. More...

Fuschillo moves bill putting school boards in drivers' seat when it comes to busing regs

Measure would allow trustees to extend busing to students in specific circumstances

The New York State Senate has approved a measure to give local boards of education the legal right to provide busing to students who live outside of the legal mileage limits in instances where they deem it a safety issue. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Hall of Fame

Each year the Massapequa Hall of Fame honors Massapequa High School Alumni who have gone on to achieve success in their fields as well as local residents, recognizing them for their community service, dedication and contributions. More...

Annual Golf Outing and Induction Ceremony, August 5, 2013

On Mon., Aug. 5, 2013, the Massapequa High Schools (Berner & Massapequa) Hall of Fame is proud to sponsor the Herbert J. Pluschau 18th Annual Golf Outing and Induction/Scholarship Dinner at the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, N.Y. More...

~ Community/Staff Hall of Fame Inductees 2013 ~

Albert Freise: For extraordinary achievement in community service. Al has been involved in the Massapequa community for over 20 years. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“And my soul from out that shadow that lies floating on the floor, Shall be lifted -- Nevermore!” - Edgar Allan Poe More...

Hot Laps

A sparse crowd, held down by early indications of threatening weather, did not lessen the emotion shown by the competitors at Riverhead Raceway on July 13, 2013. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. THURSDAY, July 25 Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. More...

VFW Post to honor Korean War vets July 28

Richard Begandy, commander of the Peter F. Colleran VFW Post 7763, announced that the VFW Post will pay tribute to those who so gallantly fought in the Korean War. More...

St. David’s Evangelism concert July 28

St. David’s Lutheran Church, 20 Clark Blvd., Massapequa Park is hosting an Evangelism concert Sun., July 28, 3 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE is hereby giventhat a license, Serial # Pending for beer & wine & liquorhas been applied for by theundersigned to sell beer &wine & liquor at retail in restaurant knownasKKLevittown IncDBAKKAsianFusion Sushi & Lounge.Under More...

Poll

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