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NMFD hosts 39th Annual Rag-a-Muffin Costume Parade

The North Massapequa Fire Department hosted its 39th Annual Rag-a-Muffin Costume Parade on Sun., Oct. 27. The turnout for this year's parade was considerably larger than last year when many residents were busy preparing for Superstorm Sandy. More...

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Massapequa Mustangs

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ASD teachers honored for saving life of student

Two Amityville schoolteachers were honored for saving the life of a student who collapsed on a school field Sept. 16. More...

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Massapequa Chiefs are victorious at Homecoming game

Massapequa Chiefs swiftly took the lead against Syosset and kept it until claiming victory 49- 28. The win was a perfect ending to a glorious, fun-filled day of school spirit and pride that began with the Homecoming parade. More...

Obituaries

Colonel Philip A. Bossert, Jr., Massapequa H.S. graduate, USAF veteran

Colonel Philip A. Bossert, Jr. (retired) died at his home in Friendswood, Texas on Oct. 3, 2013. He was 54 years old. More...

Mary Carbone, homemaker, resident of North Massapequa

Mary Carbone, a homemaker and resident of North Massapequa since 1980, died Oct. 19, 2013. She was 83 years old. Born in Brooklyn, she attended grammar school there and graduated from John Adams High School in Ozone Park. More...

Services Friday for Grace McEvoy

Graveside Memorial services will be held for Grace F. McEvoy, a former resident of Massapequa who died Oct. 16, 2013. She was 86 years old. The services will be held Fri., Nov. 15, at 9 a.m. at the Old Grace Church Cemetery, Merrick Rd., Massapequa. More...

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Urgent Care Facility in Massapequa hits major snag - Free Access

North Shore/LIJ officials say new state regs could prohibit operation of facility

A proposed emergency room facility in Massapequa Park that has been discussed by Village officials, has hit a snag. More...

MSD students honored for community service project by MPK Village Board

Halloween decorations are often displayed with the intention of creating a spooky sensation to bring out all of the thrills and chills associated with the day. More...

Seminar for seniors to shed light on health insurance confusion

Navigating the Medicare benefits maze has always been confusing, anxiety provoking and challenging for seniors. With the advent of Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act), it is now even more daunting. More...

Earn your Thanksgiving feast and run at the Massapequa Turkey Trot

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...

 

People/Social

Temple Beth El choirs sing National Anthem for Long Island Ducks fans

Members of the Temple B’nai Torah, Wantagh, adult, teen and youth choirs, under the direction of Cantor Steven Sher, sang the National Anthem at the Long Island Ducks game, Sun., June 23. More...

Massapequa Water Dist. Thomas P. Hand explores proposed LI Aquifer Commission

The Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners Association (NSWCA), of which Massapequa Water District’s Thomas P. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s Sunday midnight and I am just starting this column. It should have been submitted hours ago. I have too many dogs (and cats) stuck in my brain at any given moment, so I am easily distracted from one to another. 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 14 More...

Established actors to host dramatic readings from the Book of Job Nov. 16

Commemorating thefirst anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, on Sat., Nov. 16, 6:30 p.m., Temple Sinai of Massapequa and Amityville will host a free, dramatic reading of scenes from the Book of Job. More...

Lend a hand at the food drive this season

The Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park is organizing a food drive for the holidays to benefit the food pantry at St. Rose of Lima. More...

Opinion

Urgent Care is needed in MPK

EDITORIAL

Massapequa Park Village is working on a proposal by North Shore/LIJ to build and operate an Urgent Heath Care Facility on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa. The plan has both its supporters and detractors. More...

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