December 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequan Brian Kilmeade authors new book on Washington's spies; hosts local book signing

When General George Washington beat a hasty retreat from New York City in August 1776, many thought the American Revolution might soon be over. More...

Local teacher pens sci-fi thriller

Gangs are after him...A UFO just crashed...He’s being tortured by his best friend’s maniacal father...And he’s about to miss a date with the hottest girl around... Meet Carlton Casey: the coolest kid in Southern California! More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, December 13 •Banjo Society meets 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague, free admission. Listen, sing and dance. For info., call 516-889-2184. Saturday, December 14 More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

I was so saddened to read the news. Paul Moran, Newsday’s horse racing columnist from 1985 to 2007, died last month at age 66. A recipient of numerous press awards, Mr. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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 12 More...

Winter concert in Seaford Dec. 14

The Seaford Community Jazz Band and the Seaford Community Concert Band will perform a winter concert Sat., Dec. 14, 8 p.m. at Seaford High School, 1575 Seaman’s Neck Rd., Seaford. Donations will be appreciated. More...

Enjoy everything winter at ToBay’s Holiday on Ice Show

Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Chris J. Coschignano announced that the Town’s Holiday on Ice Show, which has become a holiday tradition for Town residents, will again be presented at the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center in Bethpage. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT -COUNTY OF NASSAU5685-5693 MERRICKROAD LLC,Plaintiff(s),AgainstYONG JAE KIM, SUN OKKIM; et al,Defendant(s)Pursuant to a judgment offoreclosure and sale dulyentered 10/3/2013, I, theundersigned Referee willsell at public au More...

Breaking News - 12/12/2013 3:52 PM

Persichetti wins seat on Massapequa's Board of Fire Commissioners - Free Access

In Fire District elections Dec. 10, voters put Gary Persichetti into a five-year set on the Board of Fire Commissioners. He beat out Joseph Giordano 772 to 445, for the seat formerly held b Tom McCarthy who did not seek reelection. More...

McKenna 6th-graders honor veterans and learn the importance of service

Sixth-graders at McKenna Elementary School recognized the men and women who have served the United States as members of the military at a Veteran’s Day assembly on Fri., Nov. 8. More...

Seven decades later, Massapequa author recounts his service “over there”

Each soldier had his own story and each story has its own twists. Sicilian Escapade, A Devil in Eden, by Massapequa resident and author Milton Pashcow, is one of those stories. More...

Farmingdale Schools set tax levy; explain impact on individual property tax bills

The Farmingdale School District tax levy increased by 2.35 percent this year, but the district’s Superintendent of Business Paul Defendini explained at the Nov. More...

 

People/Social

Phil Bruno honored as grand knight of the Knights of Columbus

Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. congratulated Phil Bruno upon his installation as grand knight of the Knights of Columbus, Monsignor William A. Delaney Council #5983 in Farmingdale. Altadonna joined N.C. More...

Vincent Bruno honored as Alumni of the Year

N.C. Michael Venditto attended the Farmingdale Public School’s Technology Honor Society Awards Night. More...

Woman’s Club of Massapequa’s installation luncheon was held

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto attended the Woman’s Club of Massapequa’s installation luncheon at the Woodbury Country Club. Venditto presented outgoing President Dorothy Johnson with a citation recognizing her commitment to Massapequa. More...

Obituaries

Sister Janet A. Fitzgerald, OP, Sisters of St. Dominic Church

Sister Janet Fitzgerald, OP, of the Sisters of St. Dominic, Amityville, died Sun, Dec. 1, 2013. She was 78 years of age and had dedicated 60 years to religious life. Janet Anne Fitzgerald was baptized in St. More...

Opinion

Public supports proposal for urgent care facility

In a poll posted on the Massapequa Post website, readers were asked whether they supported a proposal to bring an urgent care center to a location on Sunrise Highway, Massapequa. More...

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Best way to honor our veterans is to offer them opportunities

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

America is home to 21.2 million veterans -- men and women who were willing to risk their lives for our country. More...

Poll

Did the Baltimore Ravens and NFL handle the Ray Rice case responsibly?