April 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, April 4 • Walk-in storytime at 10:30 for all ages with an adult. Farmingdale library, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090. Saturday, April 5 • A morning with Curious George will be held for all ages with an adult at 10 a.m. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa schools inquire interest in breakfast program

Massapequa School District will be conducting a survey of parents of students in kindergarten through sixth grade who attend the Massapequa elementary schools to determine if there is any interest in a school breakfast program. More...

Farmingdale High Schoolers finish top 10 in NYS DECA competition

Farmingdale High School business and marketing students recently competed in the New York State DECA competition in Rochester, NY. More...

Plainedge High School Robotics Team wins musical themed contest

Will Recce, principal, School Construction Consultants, Inc., and board member, School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week:

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

Obituaries

Peter J. Pappas, builder of many buildings on LI, Navy veteran

Peter J. Pappas, lifelong resident of Amityville, died Sun., March 23, 2014. He was 96 years old. More...

Opinion

Free pre-K is too costly

The move by New York State to provide free, fullday pre-K programs is anything but free. It is going to cost New Yorkers $1.5 billion over the next few years, the large majority of which is heading to New York City. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Proposition on Plainedge ballot gives public choice in selecting trustees

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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MPK Village officials raise concern about police coverage

The Massapequa Park Village Board wants more of a police presence within the Village and to get that message to the department, the Village invited Nassau County Police 7th Precinct Commanding Officer Joe Barbieri to Village Hall to discuss its conce More...

Boy escapes death as train hits bicycle

Old Headlines from the MASSAPEQUA POST March 27, 1952

Joseph Pizza of 48 Lincoln Avenue narrowly escaped death at the Broadway railroad crossing in Massapequa when he rode his bicycle into an eastbound Long Island Railroad train late Saturday afternoon. More...

 

People/Social

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Samantha Fusco, of Massapequa, was named for the fall 2013 semester at Marist College, Poughkeepsie, York. More...

Bear Cub Scouts Pack 696 visit N.C. Police Dept.

Recently, some inquisitive Bear Cub Scouts from Pack 696 had a special field trip to the Nassau County Police Department’s 7th Precinct in Seaford. More...

Daniel Flinn of Massapequa becomes commander of US Power Squadron Dist. 3

Daniel Flinn, of Massapequa, became commander of the United States Power Squadrons District 3 (Long Island) at the Melville Marriott on March 15. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

From 1880 to 1904, Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) had a clubhouse and kennels in Babylon on the west side of Southards Pond. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, April 3 •Town of Oyster Bay Zoning Board of Appeals meeting: 7 p.m., Town Bd. hearing room, 54 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay. For further info., call 516-624-6380. •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Public Session: 8 p.m., Central Office Bd. More...

United Cerebral Palsy meeting April 7

The Plainedge Auxiliary of United Cerebral Palsy will be having its monthly membership meeting Mon., April 7, 8 p.m. at the North Massapequa Community Center, 214 Albany Ave., North Massapequa. Members and non-members are welcome. More...

Councilman Coschignano reminds residents about Seniors for Seniors pet adoption program

If you’re a senior living in the Town of Oyster Bay and you’ve been thinking about adopting a pet, Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris J. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Trevi Associates LLC, a limitedliability company. Articlesof organization filed withthe Secretary of State ofNew York, (SSNY) on December 17, 2013. Office islocated in Nassau County.SSNY has been designatedas agent of the LLC. More...

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