February 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, February 20   • Tic Tac Toe Sugar Cookies at the Massapequa library, 516-798-4607.  Saturday, February 21   • Perri Funding reverse mortgage open house seminar from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for info., 516-590-7027.  More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Grace Episcopal Day school students exhibit art work at Massapequa Public Library

The Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park, is featuring artwork from Grace Episcopal Day School students, kindergarten to grade eight, this month. More...

Japanese educators visit and engage Massapequa H.S. students

Japanese educators in search of teaching techniques that spark interest, engage students and promote a more interactive learning environment found innovative solutions during a recent visit to Massapequa High School.  More...

Massapequa students get lessons on fire safety from professionals

Massapequa elementary schools marked Fire Prevention Week with assemblies presented by the Massapequa Fire Department. The assemblies focused on preventing fires, fire alarms and family action plans.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Ed Kliegman, former Massapequa Park Village trustee, accountant and local volunteer

In his autobiographical book, “It’s Been Fun,” Ed Kliegman of Massapequa recalls what he described as the luckiest day of his life. More...

Opinion

Schneiderman bill could spell relief for communities plagued by abandoned homes

EDITORIAL

The number of complaints and concerns by residents in communities in our area about abandoned homes has increased dramatically and repeatedly local Village and town officials have had to explain how their hands are tied in addressing the problem. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Eliminating the GEA would return $1B to local schools

I’m calling upon the Governor and Legislature to permanently end the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA), which was put into place over my strenuous objections when democrats controlled the Senate in 2009-10. Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Nassau).  More...

Legislative candidates square off for election on Tues., Feb. 24th

One of Joseph Stufano’s first priorities if elected to the Nassau County Legislature as the representative from the 12th District (Massapequa) will be to work to remove all red light cameras from his area.  More...

MSD begins reviewing next year's budget with public

There was some good news for residents at a recent Massapequa School Board meeting. More...

 

People/Social

Local student, Ryan Boyle, attends business forum

Ryan Boyle, a resident of Massapequa and a student at King’s College, Wikes-Barre, Pennsylvania, recently participated in the college’s William G. More...

Ashley Markiewicz of Massapequa H.S. accepted by prestigious art colleges

Massapequa High School senior Ashley Markiewicz, an art student at Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA), has an exceptionally impressive body of work.Tis year, four distinguished art schools accepted her portfolio and encouraged More...

ToBay Councilman Muscarella commends Blood Drive captains and chairspersons

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph D. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

In several days “Pets” in the Beacon (where it all began) will be 32 years old, while inclusion in the Record and Post started about ten years ago. The first “Pets” was published on February 24, 1983. 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, February 19   More...

NYS Senate honoring “Women of Distinction”

“I’m inviting all Sixth Senatorial District residents to nominate a special lady whose outstanding work on behalf of her community makes her deserving of special recognition by the New York State Senate,” said NYS Sen. More...

Good Shepherd Hospice offers Bereavement Services groups

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are opened to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death at no charge. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SPECIAL DISTRICT MEETING, PUBLIC HEARING, AND BUDGET VOTE AND TRUSTEE ELECTION OF THE FARMINGDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearing of the qualified voters of t More...