August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

TOB reminds residents about noise violations of leaf blowers

Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. reminds residents that leaf blowers should only be operated during the hours which Town regulations permit. More...

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Schools/Sports

Post Scholars

•Annie Sendrowitz, of Massapequa, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham, Madison, New Jersey. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Artists have gallery shows; musicians perform concerts; teachers hold science fairs. So how do animal welfare organizations step back to showcase and savor the totality of their efforts? More...

Library

LIBRARY CHAT

Greetings Massapequa! We hope you are enjoying your summer activities. This year has been awfully hot and muggy, so save some money and electricity by stopping by either building to enjoy a cool afternoon exploring your interests. More...

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607Massapequa Park. 40 HarborLane516-799-0770 More...

Obituaries

Jean Griffith Murano, former Massapequa resident, artist and homemaker

Jean Griffith Murano, a former longtime resident of Massapequa, died at her home in Bryan, Texas Aug. 10, 2013. She was 97 years old. Mrs. Murano was born on June 25, 1916 to Gwilym Oswald and Marion (Wright) Griffith. More...

Opinion

Cuomo plan for shoring up communities is practical governance, not politics

This week, state officials have been meeting with local communities to outline a program to bring federal aid to public projects that will help ensure that the next time a disaster or hurricane like Sandy strikes we will be better prepared. More...

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Reader calls for accountability for abortion clinics

Dear Editor: I’m sure many of your readers were as horrified as I was by the revelations that came out of the recent trial of Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell. More than 55 million abortions have taken place in America since Roe V. More...

Federal funds heading to MPK Park for hurricane relief

Some federal money will be coming to Massapequa Park. At a recent public work session, the Village discussed two sources of federal money that will be headed this way. More...

MPK resident Dr. Salvatore LaGumina publishes new book

Dr. Salvatore LaGumina, a resident of Massapequa Park and professor Emeritus at Nassau Communty College has had his latest book published, Hollywood Italians: From Periphery To Prominenti. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, August 23 •Families Anonymous Self-Help Program: 8 p.m. St. Rose of Lima RC Church, Merrick Rd. and Bayview Ave., Massapequa. Program is for family and friends concerned about drug, alcohol or behavioral problems of another person. More...

 

People/Social

Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners discuss potential premptive medical program for employees and public

As part of its continuing effort to provide plentiful, high-quality water at a nominal cost, the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners Association (NSWCA), recently explored the potential merits of occupational medicine as a health benefit to employees More...

Grace Agolia of Massapequa Park awarded Premier Making a Difference Scholarship

Grace Agolia, a resident of Massapequa Park, has been awarded the 2013 “Premier Making a Difference Scholarship,” by NEFCU, a leading Long Island credit union. More...

Emily Smith and Alana Jarcaruso are scholarship recipients

Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey Pravato attended the Ann Bambino Lodge No. 2353 Scholarship Awards Ceremony. 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, August 22 More...

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center calendar

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center has several events planned for the month of September: On Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m., a Tribute to Bob Dylan will be presented. The Band features Norman Vincent backed by The Bandits. Tickets are $25-$35. More...

Blood drive at Massapequa Presbyterian Church Sept. 6

Massapequa Presbyterian Community Church will hold a blood drive Fri., Sept. 6, 4 to 8:30 p.m. The church is located at 150 Pittsburgh Ave., Massapequa. Walkins are welcome or call 347-865-4000 for an appointment to reduce wait time. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURTCOUNTY OF NASSAUU.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, ASTRUSTEE FOR MERRILLLYNCH MORTGAGE INVESTORS TRUST 2010-NP1, Plaintiff -against-NESLY MARSEIL, ET AL.,Defendant(s). More...