October 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, October 17   • Study Skills Workshop for middle schoolers with Jennifer Kelly, at the Massapequa Park library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  • Senior Citizens of Farmingdale at 12:30 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Lawrence D. Blake appointed interim assistant superintendent in Plainedge

Lawrence D. Blake has been appointed to the position of interim assistant superintendent for business and administration in the Plainedge School District.  More...

Massapequa students continue learning throughout the summer at camp

While school was out in the Massapequa School District, thousands of students continued learning and growing through a rich array of athletic, artistic and academic summer programs, some of which even broke enrollment records.  More...

Robert Catinella chosen to perform in NAfME All National Honors Concert Band

Selecting the best of the best, Massapequa High School string bass player Robert Catinella has become the second musician from the district to be chosen to perform in the National Association for Music Education’s (NAfME) All-National Honors Co More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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, October 16 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

MSD bond vote set for October 21

Voters are reminded that on Tues., Oct. More...

School Tax Levy due November 10

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that thefirst half of the 2014-15 School Tax Levy was due Oct. 1, but can be paid without penalty through Nov. 10. Be certain to sign your check and make it payable to James J. Stefanich, receiver of taxes. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY U.S. BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE ON BEHALF OF MERRILL LYNCH MORTGAGE INVESTORS TRUST, SERIES 2010-NP1; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...

Breaking News - 10/19/2014 11:26 AM

Attempted robbery in Massapequa - Free Access

A lone subject, armed with a machete, walked into a 7-Eleven store in Massapequa yesterday, demanding cash.  More...

Massapequa football tops Valley Stream Central on homecoming

Following a tough loss to Farmingdale in the season opener, the Massapequa Chiefs picked up where they left off a season ago.  Massapequa topped Valley Stream Central at home, 61-0, on Sat., Sept. 20, to even up their season record at 1-1. More...

 

People/Social

IN THE NEWS

On Sept. 27, the American Legion Post 1066 in Massapequa held a flag retirement ceremony. More...

Honor your favorite veteran

Final weeks!

On Nov. 5, the Post will run a special Salute to Our Veterans. We are asking readers to submit photos of their "favorite veteran" for publication in that edition. More...

Farmingdale State College adds new Foundation Board Member Maureen Knot

The Farmingdale College Foundation at Farmingdale State College has added two new members to its Board of Directors. Maureen P. Knott is from this area.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Regular readers of this column already know who the division champions are for 2014 at Riverhead Raceway. The 2014 Perricone’s Pits Awards are the result of my personal observations and are meant solely for entertainment purposes.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Khaleesi’s Second Chance” refers to the rescue by several remarkable people of an extremely neglected Afghan Hound in Okinawa. Their efforts have garnered a worldwide team of online supporters.  More...

Obituaries

James Beardsley, longtime Massapequa Park resident, at 95

Throughout his life, James Beardsley practiced the lessons he learned growing up in the Great Depression. He cared for his home in Massapequa Park, avoided waste and taught his children the value of honesty and hard work.  More...

Opinion

October is Firefighter Recognition Month – do it!

If you have ever had to make a call to the fire department for an emergency or a rescue, you know the feeling of fear and desperation during those few moments before help arrives. More...

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