October 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, October 4 •LI Banjo Sociaety meeting 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. For info., call 516-889-2184. Saturday, October 5 More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa students head back to school after a summer of educational enrichment

School is back in session but summer was also bustling with activity in the Massapequa School District as nearly 2,500 students took advantage of a rich array of athletic, artistic and academic programs. More...

Correction:

A story that appeared in the Sept. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Champions Night had a little more drama than some drivers were have been comfortable with at Riverhead Raceway on Sept. 21, 2013. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s time for the third annual Bully Breed Brigade because addressing the pitiful Pit overload in municipal shelters remains top priority. On Sat., Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Linda Hart of Massapequa, subject of award-winning documentary on women suffering with breast cancer

An award-winning documentary recounting the struggle of women with cancer, including Massapequa’s Linda Hart, will be aired by HBO Mon., Oct. 14 at 9 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

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

Breaking News - 10/7/2013 2:03 PM

GAME POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER CONCERNS: Town of Oyster Bay to Host Senior Softball All-Star Game - Free Access

Rescheduled for Wednesday

The Town of Oyster Bay will host the Long Island Senior Softball Association’s Division 5 All-Star Game at John J. Burns Park, located in Massapequa on Monday October 7, 2013 at 6 p.m. More...

Nassau County Leg. Rose Marie Walker faces opposition in November from Democrat Fredrick Hagemann III

Incumbent Republican N.C. Leg. Rose Marie Walker (17th district) will have opposition on the ballot in November, but her Democratic opponent, Fredrick Hagemann III, will be a candidate in name only. According to an announcement recently by the N.C. More...

 

People/Social

Leg. Venditto honors N.C. Police Officer Andrew Huksloot

Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto honored N.C. Police Officer Andrew Huksloot, a Massapequa resident, at the Sept. 23 Legislative Meeting. On July 4, P.O. Huksloot rescued a Nassau County resident from a burning car. More...

Support for Adopt-a- Batallion

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended the Adopt-a- Battalion special Support Our Troops fundraiser dinner. More...

Something special for the grooms

A tradition dating back to England’s Victorian Era has made its way “across the pond” to the United States. The addition of a decorative groom’s cake to a wedding reception is enjoying a revival. More...

Events & Calendar

Annual Breast Health Luncheon October 5

The annual Breast Health Awareness Luncheon will be held Sat., Oct. 5 at the Sterling Catering Hall, 345 Hicksville Rd., Bethpage. For tickets call Susana Ifill at 631-841-1924 or Denise Coleman at 516-799-5772. More...

Blessing of the Animals Oct. 5 & 6

First blessing at Temple B’nai Torah of Wantagh, 2900 Jerusalem Avenue at Oakfield Avenue, and FurbabiesRescueNY, a rescue group for dogs and cats, located on Long Island will participate in a Blessing of the Animals, Sat., Oct. 5, 1 to 2 p.m. More...

Vendors wanted

Vendors are wanted for a Christmas fair to be held Sat., Nov. 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 111 Nassau Ave., Islip. For information, call 631-666-5884 or 631-277-1555. More...

Opinion

Time in the corner might be well spent

EDITORIAL

While pollsters tell us that the American people are angry and disgusted with Congress over the shutting down of the Federal government, we’re not so sure that is the case. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Pope Francis should not make Catholics feel ashamed of their beliefs

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: More...

Poll

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