December 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

MSD to set vote on intermunicipal land swap with Town of Oyster Bay

The Massapequa School District received largely positive reception with some concerns at a special meeting with Town of Oyster Bay officials last week on a proposed collaboration project to renovate the fields at Berner Middle School and sell fields More...

MSD makes plans to close Unqua-Berner pathway citing safety issues

The Massapequa School District announced the abandonment and closing of the Unqua-Berner path effective Jan. 1, 2015 due to a concern for student safety and possible illegal activities taking place at that location.  More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Do you have room in your heart and home for a Real oneeyed rabbit? In the classic children’s bookThe Velveteen Rabbit, a toy bunny, shabby with fur worn out because his child loved him so much, yearned to become Real.  More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   Massapequa Park  40 Harbor Lane  516-799-0770 www.massapequa  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, December 11   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Winter Jazz Concert playing Dec. 13

Thee Seaford Community Jazz Band and the Seaford Community Concert Band will perform their winter concert, Sat., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m. at Seaford High School, 1575 Seamans Neck Rd., Seaford. Donations are greatly appreciated.   More...

South Shore Adubon to host kids holiday party

Live animal program, crafts and refreshments will be at the South Shore Audubon Society’s holiday party for children on Sat., Dec. 13, 1 p.m. The party will be at the Tackapausha Museum and Preserve, 2225 Washington Ave., Seaford. More...

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Public Notices

SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK – COUNTY OF NASSAU INDEX# 13-011067 FILED 11/03/2014 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS AND NOTICE Plaintiff designates Nassau County as the place of trial. Venue is based up More...

MSD homeowners eligible for state rebate checks

 By Michael Scro The Massapequa School District has been approved for the New York State Tax Freeze Program, which was introduced by New York State Government Andrew Cuomo last year and gives residents a rebate check on their school taxes.& More...

Photo lost to Hurricane Sandy brings friendship and hope

A special moment captured on film more than six decades ago found its way through time to bring a message of peace and hope to two local families last month.  It was a traditional moment in the lives of a daughter and her father—he in his More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue Trees of Love ceremony Dec. 13

On Sat., Dec. 13, 4 to 7 p.m. Last Hope Animal Rescue will be continuing a holiday tradition begun in 1998. We will be hosting Trees of Love at the Last Hope Adoption Center, 3300 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh. More...

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, December 12   • Chamber of Commerce of the Massapequas, Inc. Evening Holiday Party from 5:30 to 8:30 at Maggie’s on Park, 1020 Park Blvd., Massapequa Park, NY. More...

 

People/Social

Rose Bonagura honored

IN THE NEWS

Rose Bonagura, vice president of the Massapequa Park Garden Club, has been presented the Award of Honor for Civic Development at the fall meeting of the Second District Federated Garden Clubs of New York State. More...

Massapequa Woman’s Club celebrates 90 years

The Woman’s Club of Massapequa celebrated its 90th anniversary at a luncheon at the Riviera Club in Massapequa. Many of those in attendance wore retro attire. Entertainment was provided by Ms. New York Senior America. More...

Salvatore Papaleo and Antonio Lovecchio place first in Annual Bocce Tournament

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato and the Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park congratulated Salvatore Papaleo and Antonio Lovecchio, who placed first in the Village’s Annual Bocce Tournament held at Brady Park.   More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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The holidays mean more than shopping

GUEST EDITORIAL

I enjoyed reading Steve Levy’s letter regarding stores remaining closed onThanksgiving and I agree with him wholeheartedly. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  J. Fetterman’s letter about illegal immigrants from the Nov. 26 Post was full of hyperbole, but not many facts. More...