May 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequan Jimmy Nealis joins New York Cosmos

Jimmy Nealis, 22, of Massapequa, began playing soccer at the age of five and is now a part of the New York Cosmos professional soccer team.  More...

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Maria Regina student council collects for those in need

Maria Regina’s Student Council recently collected items for Madonna Heights, a Long Island-based organization that helps adolescent girls, women and their families overcome the devastating effects of poverty, neglect and abuse.  More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Bottom line: Don’t feed your pets any treats made in China. Sub-bottom line: To make matters worse, it remains difficult to know the true source of ingredients for any manufactured pet treat. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   More...

Obituaries

Frances A. Schimmele, Massapequa resident, crocheted blankets at St. William the Abbot for hospital patients

Frances A. Schimmele (Honey Diehl), a longtime resident of Massapequa and the sister of former Massapequa School District Superintendent Wilma Diehl, died April 24, 2014.  More...

William David Weintraub, formerly of Massapequa, Berner H.S. graduate, nuclear physicist

William David Weintraub, 47, of Boulder, CO, formerly of Massapequa Park, Florence, SC, Knoxville, TN and Tallahassee, FL, died on April 24 from an illness.  More...

Opinion

Americans should stand up and demand better care for its veterans

This week we celebrated Memorial Day, a time to remember and honor those Americans who fought and died for their country. We do this with pride, parades and family gatherings designed to show our respect and our gratitude.  More...

A new role for a familiar face in Amityville Schools

We join the Amityville School District community in welcoming Dr. Mary Kelly as the new superintendent of schools. The school board made an excellent choice. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Two charged with making threats against MHS - Free Access

 The Seventh Squad reports the details of two arrests for Making a Terroristic Threat that occurred June 3, in Massapequa.    More...

Massapequa, Plainedge and Farmingdale approve school budgets; Bennett out and Baldinger in as new Massapequa trustee

Voters in South Shore school districts, from Massapequa to West Islip, approved their annual school budgets with one exception, West Babylon. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, May 30  •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For info.call 516- 889-2184.  More...

 

People/Social

Towers of Freedom Military Monument

Dedicated Saturday, May 24, 2014
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Hannon honors winners of Youth Leadership Award

Senator Kemp Hannon congratulates Teresa Blando and Andrew Ditzel, both of Massapequa High School, and Liam O'Connor, of Plainedge High School, who were recently named winners of Hannon’s Youth Leadership Award.  More...

Field named in honor of Al Freise, Challenger Baseball founder

Councilman Pinto was recently on hand to honor the founder of the Challenger Baseball Division of Massapequa, Mr. Al Freise. The Town of Oyster Bay honored Mr. 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 29  •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

ToBay beaches now open weekends, will open daily as of June 21

Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Joe Pinto announced that residents have the opportunity to enjoy the Town’s beaches as Tobay, Centre Island, Philip B. More...

Massapequa H.S. Class of ‘64 to celebrate 50-year reunion Sept. 27

The Massapequa High School Class of 1964 will hold its 50th reunion Sat., Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m. at the Memorare Club, 2183A Jackson Ave., Seaford, There will be a full open bar, hot buffet dinner and music by a DJ.  More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

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