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WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, July 11 •For fans of rock and pop music, the Gin Blossoms at John J. Burns Town Park, Merrick Road Massapequa. For info. go to www.oysterbaytown.com or call the Dept. of Community can youth services at 516-797-7900. Saturday, July 12 More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Masapequa School Board to be discussing $35M bond proposal at meeting July 15

The Massapequa School Board will be holding a meeting later this month to discuss the possibility of moving forward with a bond proposal for the renovations of district facilities. More...

Two students from Nassau receive George Farber Outstanding Student Award

Danielle Graffeo, Plainedge UFSD student

Danielle Graffeo is one of 17 exceptional students to be honored recently with the George Farber Outstanding Student Award. More...

Alyson McDonough, Massapequa UFSD student

Alyson McDonough is one of 17 exceptional students to be honored recently with the George Farber Outstanding Student Award. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Sister Rosemary Giebel , O.P., sister of Saint Dominic of Amityville

Sister Rosemary Giebel (Sister Wendelin Marie), a Dominican Sister for 65 yea4s, died Fri., June 27, 2014. She was 85 years old.  More...

Opinion

Violence has many causes; its solutions many fronts

EDITORIAL

We have always lived in a violent world. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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The key to weathering hurricane season is to be prepared

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  As Tropical Storm Arthur, thefirst tropical storm of the season, was a reminder that we are in hurricane season, it is crucial for all of our residents, especially our seniors and people with special needs, to be prepared for this, More...

MHS rising seniors shine at Dan Daly Cup

What could be better…playing in an All-Star game with some of the best talent on Long Island or being able to play one more game after winning the state title? Just ask Massapequa’s Griffin Konen and Sean Gleason.  More...

PALS, changing lives for the better, one flight at a time

After days of intense treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering, an exhausted little Wes Pak rested on his mother’s chest as he waited for his flight at Talon Air to go home and have a Sonic cheeseburger. More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2014 local scholars

•Tracy Governanti, of Massapequa, and Matthew Parahus, of Massapequa Park, received bachelor’s degrees at the May 10 commencement of Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania.  More...

Massapequa H.S. senior Ana Ruiz Garcia designs mural

The murals painted on the side wall of Town Bagel next to Massapequa High School are a visual display of school spirit in the community. Massapequa High School senior Ana Ruiz Garcia can add her name to those who have created one. More...

IN THE NEWS

The Woman’s Club of Massapequa, Child Welfare Department, recently held a Spring Fashion Show Fundraiser at the Coral House in Baldwin. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Call it medical metamorphosis. AMC TO THE RESCUE is about to work another miracle. 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, July 10 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Receiver Stefanich: Second half general taxes due

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the second half of the 2014 general tax levy was due on July 1, but can be paid without penalty through Aug. 11. Be certain to sign your check, payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes. More...

Annual Strawberry Festival • June 21, 2014

Sponsored by the Massapequa Historical Society
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Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF NASSAU WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., Plaintiff against BARBARA DOUGLAS, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on May 29, 2014. I, the undersigned R More...