December 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Village of Massapequa Park signs new contract with its employees

An agreement has been reached between Massapequa Park and its employees union on a new contract that will extend through 2016. The Village Board ratified the new contract at a recent meeting.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Girls Soccer team wins state championship

The Massapequa Girls Soccer team won the Class AA state championship defeating North Rockland 1-0 for the second year in a row at SUNY Courtland last month. More...

Dilena leads MSD football team to great season

The ‘experts’ said they couldn’t make the playoffs this year.  They said Massapequa football just didn’t have enough returning, not without graduated players such as Craig Berge, Nick Capuana and Matt Caracappa.  Wha More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Robert M. Leff, longtime Massapequa Park resident, former Massapequa Park Village attorney

Robert M. Leff, a longtime resident of Massapequa Park and former Massapequa Park Village attorney, died Wed., Dec. 10.  More...

Opinion

Let’s put credit where credit is due with regard to special tax exemptions

Over the years, we have observed school districts and municipalities as they have held hearings on approving special tax exemptions for various groups such as veterans, firefighters and the disabled. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, December 19   • Parent Child workshop at the Farmingdale library 116 Merritts Rd., 516- 249-9090.  •Leg. Venditto Blood Drive at the Farmingdale library, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  Saturday, December 20   More...

 

People/Social

Peter Pomeranz takes oath into office of MPK Planning Commission

Peter Pomeranz was appointed to the Planning Commission to complete the unexpired term of Donna Cohen. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

Many Riverhead Raceway competitors shone brightly at the 2014 Turkey Derby at Wall (NJ) Stadium Speedway Nov. 28-30.  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Wanted to cite recent “Petacular Acts of Kindness” at Babylon Animal Shelter by people, some complete strangers, that have never visited, but who have responded to serious situations or particular pets in need. More...

Events & Calendar

POST CALENDAR

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 18 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Live Nativity presentation December 21st

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amityville is presenting The Live Nativity, an outdoor, multi-scene walk through production of the complete story of the Good News. The presentation will be held Dec. 21, at 5, 6:15 and 7:30 p.m. More...

Local Fire and Water commisioners’ race results

In a contested race for two seats on the Massapequa Board of Fire Commissioners, incumbent Commissioner Michael Hanna and his running mate Charles Mackie defeated Joe Giordano and Steven Zimmerman.The vote was held Tues., Dec. 9. More...

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Public Notices

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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...