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Massapequa runners compete in 5K to fight prostate cancer

Chelsea Hroch of North Massapequa and Howard Kestenbaum of Massapequa Park led a strong contingent of runners from the Massapequas at the second annual Belmont Stakes Blue Ribbon 5 Kilometer Run for Prostate Cancer on June 2. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The word “foster” comes from the Old English “fostrian” which means “to nourish or support.” By the 13th Century the definition had expanded to mean “to encourage or help grow.” Foster homes are essenti 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, September 5 More...

Gingerbread House Competition Nov. 16

The Village of Farmingdale’s Downtown Events Committee and the Chocolate Duck are hosting the first Long Island Gingerbread House Competition, Sat., Nov. 16, at the Chocolate Duck, 310 Main St., Farmingdale. More...

Family fun night planned at Adventureland

The West Babylon Fire Department Rescue Unit will host a Family Fun and Appreciation Night at Adventureland, 2245 Broadhollow Rd. (Route 110), Farmingdale, Fri., Sept. 6, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation ofMetroPads LLC, a limitedliability company. Articlesof organization filed withthe Secretary of State ofNew York (SSNY) onMarch 25th, 2013. More...

Pravato and Fuschillo review conditions at MPK RR station with LIRR officials

NYS Sen. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey Pravato recently visited the Massapequa Park Train Station with Long Island Rail Road President Helena Williams and other LIRR officials. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, September 6 More...

 

People/Social

Local NY Army National Guard Pvt. Justin Paradiso participates in Army Birthday ceremony

New York Army National Guard Pvt. Justin Paradiso, a Massapequa Park resident, joined the second-highest ranking officer in the United States Army on Fri., June 14, in recognizing the Army’s 238th birthday during a Times Square ceremony. More...

Massapequa HS graduate Matthew J. Levine graduates from basic military training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew J. Levine graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio- Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Rosanne Levine of Massapequa Park and a 2005 graduate of Massapequa High School. More...

Victoria Ann Meyer of Massapequa commissioned as officer

Victoria Ann Meyer of Massapequa graduated from the University of Scranton ROTC program and was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the United States Army during the Jesuit University’s comm More...

Obituaries

Eileen Frances (Murray) Czizik, Seaford resident, World War II Marine Corps veteran

Eileen Murray grew up in the Great Depression and as a young girl moved with her family “to where opportunities presented themselves.” By the time she reached her teens, she was taken in by her older sister, Mary Knoll, and made her home More...

Opinion

Miley Cyrus performance an insult to her audience

EDITORIAL

Okay, we know Miley Cyrus is all grown up, but her performance on the Video Music Awards last week wasn’t about being grown up; it was about lewd and indecent behavior. Worse, it was forced upon viewers, many who are teens and pre-teens. More...

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School Board member asks public to lobby for passage of school bus law

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: More...

Poll

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