May 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, May 23 •Board Game Café at the library collection of over three dozen games or bring your own. Pizza served. Massapequa library 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607. Saturday, May 24 More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Birch Lane sixth graders study Ancient Greece

Massapequa’s Birch Lane Elementary School sixth graders researched and presented a Greek god or goddess to their classmates after studying Ancient Greece through their Integrated Social Studies/ELA Common Core curriculum. More...

Plainedge Robotics Team earns award

At a recent FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition in Science and Technology) competition, the Plainedge High School Robotics Team #527 was honored with the competition’s prestigious Chairman’s Award. More...

Maria Regina School third graders work with artist Rory Morganon on mural

At Maria Regina School in Seaford, Ms. Meehan’s third-grade class worked with local artist Rory Morgan. Together, they created a mural of the Sonoran Desert. More...

Obituaries

James E. Koehler, Massapequa resident, and past commander of Sgt. John J. Kreyer Post #7223

James E. Koehler, who was born and moved to Massapequa to raise his family, died April 19, 2014 at his daughter’s home in West Hempstead. He was 90 years old. More...

John S. Smith, Massapequa resident, veteran, Local #3 electrician

John S. “Jack” Smith, a resident of Massapequa for 50 years and a U.S. Marine veteran, died of cancer April 23, 2014. He was 84 years old. Mr. Smith was born and raised in Brooklyn and attended St. More...

Opinion

Real honor takes action, not words

How do you thank someone who has taken up the cause of freedom on your behalf, faced evil with courage, defended your country and lost their life in the process? More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Counseling services take a real shot against drug abuse

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: Countless headlines continue to touch upon some very important concerns for every parent in our community. And while most of our children do not become statistics, recent trends for drug use and abuse are alarming. More...

Dr. Mary Kelly named superintendent in Amityville School District

The Amityville School Board announced, the appointment of interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Mary T. Kelly as the district’s new superintendent effective July 1. More...

IntraLogic Solutions to expand its facilities in Massapequa

A new $3 million state-of-the-art security command center will be opening in Massapequa at 511 Ocean Avenue. The 17,000-square-foot facility will be the largest of its kind in the tri-state area. More...

 

People/Social

Philip Keith’s book signing graced by N.C. Legs. Venditto and Walker

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Earth Day cleanup volunteers get a hand from Leg. Venditto

New York State Senate candidate and N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto gives a helping hand to some of the volunteers at the annual Earth Day cleanup in Massapequa Park. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

This week’s “Pets” will provide a Pooch Palette- a glossary of the terms used to describe distinct colors and patterns of specific breeds of dogs. More...

Hot Laps

While it first appeared that rain would cancel the action at Riverhead Raceway on Sat., May 10, 2014, Mother Nature was just teasing and the majority of the card was completed. 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, May 22 More...

Voice your questions and concerns at PSEG Long Island forum

N.C. Leg. Michael Venditto will be holding a forum with a representative from PSEG Long Island so residents may ask questions or voice their concerns regarding the utility company. It will take place on Wed., May 28, 7 p.m. More...

2013-14 school tax payments received before June 2 miss additional penalties

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF NASSAU WellsFargo Bank, N.A., Plaintiff, against Hrvoje Sipina,Defendant(s). More...