November 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa committees work to put plans together for shoring up local infrastructure

Members of the Massapequa community met with federal, state and local officials to brainstorm ideas that could be used in the Town’s Community Reconstruction Program proposal at Massapequa High School. More...

Event held to honor memory of former lawmaker Peter Schmitt

Just slightly more than one year ago, Nassau County, and especially Massapequa, was shocked by the sudden and untimely passing of Legislator Peter Schmitt. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

TOB Councilman Anthony Macagnone attends Farmingdale annual Soccer Day

Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Anthony Ma c agnone attende d Farmingdale Soccer Club’s annual Soccer Day at Ellsworth W. Allen Park. More...

Massapequa Rough Riders defeat Valley Stream to win boys U19 State Open Cup

A first-half flick near the net by Will Rezin led to the only goal of the game to lead the Massapequa Rough Riders to a 1-0 win over Valley Stream Forest and the Boys-Under-19 State Open Cup at the Peter Collins Soccer Park in Plainview on June 8. More...

DiMartino brings her best Sunday scoring punch to the Long Island Fury

After Women’s Professional Soccer folded two years ago, Tina DiMartino decided to get on with her other professional life. The Massapequa native wound up getting a job with Arch Insurance Group in New York City. More...

Library

This Week At Your Library

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607MassapequaPark40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 More...

Obituaries

Shirley Malone, Amityville resident, former nurse, longtime art teacher and artist of Amityville

Shirley Malone, a former nurse and longtime art teacher and artist in Amityville, died Aug. 6, 2013. She was 91 years old. Mrs. More...

Opinion

Winners for simply taking on the challenge

EDITORIAL

As we write this editorial, Election Day is less than 24 hours away, and the outcome somewhere in the future. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

A judgment on intelligence

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

by Herbert E. Meyer More...

Breaking News - 11/12/2013 2:46 PM

Call about gunshots in Massapequa unfounded, say police - Free Access

The Nassau County Police Department’s 7th Precinct reported today that an investigation into a call about shots being fired in the Massapequa Preserve was “unfounded.”The call went into to police at approximately 10:35 p.m., Mon., Nov. 11. More...

Breaking News - 11/8/2013 5:03 PM

Sign up now for Massapequa Turkey Trot - Free Access

Fundraiser back following Hurricane Sandy

The Annual Massapequa Turkey Trot is being held Thanksgiving Day, Thurs., Nov. 28 and the community is invited to take part in this inspiring event. More...

F'dale Schools look to raise lunch prices; meeting set on Common Core Standards

There’s no such thing as a free lunch, and that is apparent in the Farmingdale School District where officials announced last month that the school’s lunch program is facing a deficit. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, November 8 • Veterans Day Drive will be held. Stop by the children’s department and make a card and/or donate toiletries and non-perishables to those serving overseas. Farmingdale Library, 166 Merritts Road, 516-249-9090. More...

 

People/Social

Historical Society Applefest

The Historical Society of the Massapequas held its Annual Apple Festival, Sat., Oct. 19 at Old Grace Church historic complex on Merrick Road. The day featured Long Island apples, pie, hot dogs, crafts, trash and treasure, raffles and face painting. More...

Jaysen Messina catches "biggest fluke"

On Sept. 14, Jaysen Messina Jr., of Massapequa Park, caught the biggest fluke aboard the Laura Lee fishing boat out of Captree boat basin. The winning fish was about 20 inches long and weighed in at a little over two and one half pounds. More...

Teens volunteer for UCP Buddy Baseball

At the 24th annual Teens for Cerebral Palsy Buddy Baseball held Sept. 21, Farah is shown helping buddies Ben and Danielle. The event was sponsored by the Plainedge Auxiliary of UCPN. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

We are going to celebrate two Last Hope Animal Rescue cat teams this week- one is a caring medical team that helped many feral cats; the other is an adorable feline football team that will be featured on TV during Super Bowl Sunday. 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, November 7 More...

Good Samaritan free bereavement seminar

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, in conjunction with Good Shepherd Hospice, will host Bridge to Hope: Coping with the Holidays for Adults — a free educational seminar offering strategies to cope with the loss of a loved one at Thanksgivi More...

Reminder to register for STAR exemption

Town Receiver of Taxes James J. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation ofAddiction North America,LLCApplication for Authority filed with the Secretaryof State of NY (SSNY) on8/15/13. Office location:Nassau County. SSNY hasbeen designated as agentupon whom process againstit may be served. More...