September 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, September 27 •Long Island Banjo Society meeting 8 p.m. VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to banjo music. Beginners, advanced and professionals are invited to play along. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

As you watch Whiskers peacefully snoozing on your lap, do you ever wonder where domestic cats come from? More...

Hot Laps

Whelen Modified Tour made its second visit to Riverhead Raceway on Sept. 14, 2013. More...

Library

LIBRARY CHAT

Hello Massapequa! As we say farewell to Summer, it’s time we turn our attention to the Fall season and all the wonderful programs we will be offering. More...

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org •On Thurs., Sept. 26, 7 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Susan W. Martinson, Massapequa resident, elementary school teacher

Susan W. Martinson, a resident of Massapequa, died Aug. 19, 2013 at Hospice House in East Northport. She was 77 years old. Mrs. Martinson was born on Jan. 14, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois to John Martin and Frances (Johnson) Willem. More...

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Public Notices

LEGAL NOTICEEJN HOLDINGS LLCArticles of Org. filed withNY Sec. of State(SSNY)08/05/13. Office location:Nassau County. More...

Towers of Freedom bell sounds for 12th anniversary of 9/11

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The bell on the Massapequa Towers of Freedom Military monument sounded a somber tone at 8:46 and 9:03 a.m. Sept. 11, 2013, commemorating the exact moments that the two hijacked planes struck the World Trade Center Towers 12 years before. More...

MSD cautions parents to reinforce safety protocol with children following arrest of subject for public lewdness

The Massapequa School District reached out to parents on Fri. Sept. 13, informing them of an incident of public lewdness that occurred days earlier in North Massapequa and cautioning them to review basic stranger safety protocols with their children. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Massapequa Mustangs

12-Year-Olds - Mustangs 34 vs. Bellmore 6 Sun., Sept 15: The 12-year-old Massapequa Mustangs took the field against the Bellmore Braves, in defense of their 2012 NCYFL championship title. More...

Town of Oyster Bay Youth Ice Hockey Program registration October 5

Councilman Chris J. Coschignano announced that registration for the Town of Oyster Bay Youth Ice Hockey Program will take place on Sat., Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Wed., Oct. 9, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center in Bethpage. More...

Massapequa Girls Volleyball team starts strong with two victories

The Massapequa High School Girl’s Varsity Volleyball team began its season with strong wins over Plainview (3-0) Sept. 17 and Hicksville (3-0) Sept. 19. 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 26 More...

Get your pumpkins at Community United Methodist Church

Community United Methodist Church’s (CUMC) 14th Annual Pumpkin Patch sale is back again, daily from Sat., Sept. 28 to Thurs., Oct. 31,10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in front of the church at 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa. More...

Emergency blood shortage: donate to help

New York Blood Services has declared an emergency blood shortage. To help collect donations, Eagle Scout Candidate Michael Novet of Massapequa is coordinating a blood drive Sat., Sept. 28, 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Lock out car break-ins

Throughout Long Island and the country, as recent crime statistics indicate, there has been a marked increase in the number of break-ins to cars, most of them in residential communities and most of them during the nighttime hours. More...

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