January 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Pets, Pets, Pets

When you tune in (or go to the Garden) on Feb. 10 and 11 to enjoy the 138th Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show, you will see three “new breeds” – the Chinook, the Portuguese Podengo Pequeno and the Rat Terrier. 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, January 23 More...

Immerse your toddler in arts and crafts with free sessions

The Town of Oyster Bay is introducing a special toddler arts and crafts program for children ages two, three and four. More...

Basketball free throw contest January 26

The Knights of Columbus Council 6911, Our Lady of the Island, Massapequa Park is sponsoring a basketball free throw contest, Sun., Jan. 26, 2 to 3:45 p.m. More...

Opinion

It’s no news that we have schools in financial stress; the question is why?

EDITORIAL

The New York State Comtproller’s Office (www.osc.state.ny.us) released a list of schools in financial stress this week and making that list are some of our local school districts. More...

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It’s time for a fair tax solution in this country

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: A 2011 study by noted economist Art Laffer estimates that U.S. taxpayers wasted 3.16 billion hours and shelled out $431.1 billion just to comply with the income tax code. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, January 24 •Long Island Banjo Society meeting 8 pm at the VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. For info., call 516-889-2184. Saturday, January 25 More...

 

People/Social

Altadonna and Leg. Venditto attend Massapequa Preserve annual meeting

Town of Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. is joined by N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto at the Friends of the Massapequa Preserve’s annual meeting, held at Massapequa Public Library, Massapequa Park. More...

Massapequa Cyclones make for "Lucky 13" college baseball players

The hard work and talent of the Massapequa Cyclones over the past couple of years didn’t go unnoticed by the college recruiting ranks. More...

Plainedge Bobcats kicked off season

The onset of shorter days and the opening of school signals not only the approach of fall, but also the start of football season. More...

Obituaries

George Michiloff, Massapequa resident, teacher, principal and veteran

Massapequa resident George Michiloff, a veteran and teacher in the Copiague School District, died Dec. 21. 2013 surrounded by his family. He was 88 years old. Mr. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURTCOUNTY OF Nassau,Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, N.A. as Trusteefor Delta Funding HomeEquity Loan Trust 1999-3,Plaintiff, vs. More...

Poll

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