September 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Coming Up This Weekend

Friday, September 13 •Health and Welfare Council of LI will have a rep at the library in Amityville to offer free counseling for individuals on health insurance and information regarding eligibility for the SNAP. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Arsenal Soccer Team wins the Eastern New York State Cup

Mayor Jeffrey Pravato and the Board of Trustees recently congratulated the Massapequa Arsenal Soccer Team for winning the Eastern New York State Cup. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

In columns past, I tossed out the “hair of the dog.” Not in the hangover sense, but as a novel marketing strategy for Clairol® and L’Oreal®. 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 12 More...

Ignorance is bliss, but not with late tax penalties

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage. More...

L.I. Music Lover’s Expo set for 9/22

The Long Island Music Lover’s Expo will be held Sun., Sept. 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, Broadway and Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa by the Long Island Railroad. More...

Legals - Free Access

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...

MPK Village listens to pros and cons of proposed emergency care facility

Would a proposed triage center that is being considered for Massapequa Park be a life-saving facility that would enable first responders to transport Village residents in need of emergency to a facility quicker than taking them to the nearest emergen More...

A look back at the MILL Jrs 2013 championship season

This story contains a video

It was the top of the seventh inning and the Massapequa International League was clinging to a 5-3 lead in the deciding game of the Junior Little League East Regional. More...

 

People/Social

IMPROVEMENT

Spooked by hurricanes, homeowners make storm-proofing upgrades

(NewsUSA) - All those monster hurricanes have apparently spooked homeowners worse than just about any disaster film Hollywood ever produced. More...

Five reasons to go smart in your home

(NewsUSA) - Remember the 1999 Disney Channel original movie “Smart House,” where current “Sons of Anarchy” queen Katey Sagal plays the computerized personality of a highly technical smart home? More...

Fascaldi Plumbing, Heating and Cooling located in Massapequa

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto recently attended the grand opening of Fascaldi Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, 5419 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. Venditto presented a citation welcoming the new business to the community. More...

Obituaries

Stella Tanico Mormando, East Massapequa resident, homemaker

While growing up, Karen (Mormando) Klein was never surprised by the number of visitors who stopped by her parents’ home on a daily basis. More...

Opinion

Staring down hunger, hunger won

EDITORIAL

Sometimes, the plight of the poor is a hidden drama, particularly in suburbia where we take the effectiveness of the services available to those in need for granted. Sometimes it hits you in the face. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Tax payers shouldn’t be subsidizing the tired, old, ineffective rebuilding efforts

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: Government’s Emergency Management Mitigation Policies Smell! (See Massapequa Post, Aug. 28, 2013, Page 4.) 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?