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Schools/Sports

Students at Plainedge High School get a crash course in drunk driving

Plainedge High School students had the opportunity of experiencing the effects of driving while ability impaired. More...

Verizon Pioneers offer a gift of words to third-graders at St. Rose of Lima School

The local chapter of Verizon Pioneers visited Massapequa’s St. Rose of Lima School, Thurs., Oct. 24 to deliver each third-grader a 524-page dictionary. The Pioneers are a volunteer group whose mission is to promote literacy. More...

Three Farmingdale students win third place in EmPower Solar Student Competition

Three Farmingdale School District students were recently awarded as third place winners of the EmPower Solar Student Competition. 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, December 5 More...

Volunteers needed to visit the blind

The Suffolk County office of Helen Keller Services for the Blind is seeking volunteers for the Suffolk County area to spend one to two hours per week visiting blind or legally blind elderly adults who are homebound. More...

Home repair funds available for seniors and physically impaired

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto reminds low and moderate-income senior citizens and physically challenged homeowners that funding is available for much-needed home repairs. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURTCOUNTY OF NASSAUU.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, ASTRUSTEE FOR MERRILLLYNCH MORTGAGE INVESTORS TRUST 2010-NP1, Plaintiff -against-NESLY MARSEIL, ET AL.,Defendant(s). More...

North Shore/LIJ suspends discussions to purchase property on Sunrise Highway

New NYS regs to blame, say hospital officials

Pending New York State Health regulations might derail plans for a proposed emergency room facility in Massapequa Park. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, December 6 •The Long Island Mustics is a local Chapter of the Society of American Magicians (S.A.M.) presents its annual Holiday Show at Community United Methodist Church, 100 Park Blvd., Massapequa. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequans Thank Those Who Served

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Melissa Kuch of Massapequa Park publishes debut novel

Author and current Massapequa Park resident Melissa Kuch, born and raised on Long Island, has just released her first episode in The Hypothesis of Giants four-part series. More...

N.C. Legislator Michael Venditto attends Eagle Court of Honor for Chris Moore Jr.

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto recently attended the Eagle Court of Honor for Christopher Jerome Moore Jr. of Boy Scout Troop 261, Farmingdale. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Today is our chance to say thank you for the way you brightened our lives, even though God granted you but half a life. More...

Obituaries

Claire E. Devine, Massapequa Park resident, member of St. Rose of Lima Church

Claire E. Devine, long-time resident of Massapequa Park, died July 3, 2013. She was 89 years old. More...

Opinion

Proposed change to traffic violations is fair; it should be passed

Recently Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone proposed a measure to amend the rules of the Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency (TPVA) to provide a level of fairness and equity by ensuring that those found not guilty and have the ti More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Schumer asks for further review of Chinese inspection system before relaxing regulations

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A recent finding by the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) states that the Chinese poultry slaughter inspection system meets the same standards of equivalence as the U.S., which will bring USDA o More...

Poll

Do you approve of the way the Obama administration is handling the Ebola crisis?