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Pets, Pets, Pets

Note: The following “Pets” first published on 8/1/13 will be receiving the American Kennel Club S.T.A.R. Puppy and Canine Good Citizen Award at the annual Dog Writers Association of America banquet in NYC on Feb. 9. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Joseph DePippo, Massapequa resident and football coach, St. Rose of Lima parishioner, WWII U.S. Marine veteran

Throughout his life, Joseph DePippo was a man who believed in commitment. A U.S. Marine, he served his country in World War II and Korea. He was married to his wife Ann for 58 years. He lived his faith as a parishioner at St. More...

Opinion

Beware of the dangers of LI’s frozen waters

EDITORIAL

Fifty years ago, four young sisters were crossing the ice on a local lake when they hit a thin spot and fell through. Only one survived. She was the oldest. She was 12. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Creating a new symbol of love over the years

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

More than a year after Hurricane Sandy hit, we still had boxes of books to unpack. This was the last task we had left to do to get our home back to normal. More...

More prostitution arrests in Massapequa; another illegal massage parlor shut down

Two women from Brentwood were arrested in Massapequa and charged with prostitution after undercover officers went to a massage parlor located in an office at 707 Broadway and were offered a sexual act in exchange for money. More...

Presidents' Day T.O.B. sanitation collection on normal schedule

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Pinto reminds residents that there will be normal sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collections on the observance of Presidents’ Day, Mon., Feb. 17. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, February 14 • Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to banjo music. Beginners, advanced and professionals are invited to play along. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Local athlete makes good: Aidan Kelly of West Islip represents Long Island and the U.S. at the Olympic Games

Sacrificing the normal teenage joys of family, friends and the familiar (namely, his hometown of West Islip, Long Island) four years ago, Aidan Kelly left everything and everyone behind to begin training with the U.S. More...

Local resident to be inducted into Region 1 Hall of Fame for Soccer League

The Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) announced that its former president, Peter Masotto, will be inducted into the Region 1 Hall of Fame in Portland, Maine. 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, February 13 More...

Discover yourself through meditation

A five-part meditation workshop series entitled Self Discovery Through Meditation will be held Tuesdays, Feb. 25 and March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, 79 County Line Rd., Amityville. More...

Ryan Christopher Abtahi arrives

Ryan Christopher Abtahi was born on Oct. 30, 2013 in Greenwich, CT. He is the son of Kerry-Lynne (Carrera) Abtahi, formerly of Massapequa, and her husband Ramin. The couple live in New Canaan, Connecticut. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICENOTICE OF SPECIALDISTRICT MEETING,PUBLICHEARING, AND BUDGET VOTE AND TRUSTEE ELECTIONOF THE FARMINGDALEPUBLIC LIBRARYNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearingof the qualified voters of theFarmingdale Union FreeSchool District of the T More...

Poll

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