March 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Locals tapped to serve on N-S Water Commissioners Board

Thomas P. Hand, commissioner of the Massapequa Water District, was recently elected president of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association (NSWCA). His term runs through Dec. 31, 2015. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, March 6   • Harbor Lane library Massapequa will have a Lets Talk Senior Discussion Group at 1 p.m. Massapequa Park library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  • Fun Friday at 10 a.m. More...

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Schools/Sports

Plainedge High School participates in Habitat for Humanity project

Plainedge High School brought 23 students from the Key Club to participate in a project for Habitat for Humanity. Through the organization, students volunteered to help construct a house in Roosevelt. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Note: The following column first published on Aug. 14, 2014, won a Maxwell medallion in a newspaper category at the Dog Writers Association of America Banquet last month. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   More...

Obituaries

Donald Still, longtime Massapequa Park resident, St. Rose of Lima parishioner, and U.S. Army veteran

Donald Still, a 53-year resident of Massapequa Park, lived a life committed to his country, his community and his faith.  Donald Patrick Still died Feb. 7, 2015.  Born in the Bronx, he attended parochial high school. 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. Upcoming bereavement support groups, led by a bereavement specialist, have been organized beginning in January. More...

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Public Notices

INCORPORATED VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE OF SALE OF TAX LIENS FOR UNPAID VILLAGE TAXES NOTICE OF TAX LIEN SALE OF VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK, NEW YORK IS HEREBY GIVEN THA More...

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Police caution public about telephone scammers - Free Access

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. More...

Republican James Kennedy wins seat in 12th District

In a low-key race, with even a lower voter turnout, Republican James Kennedy won a seat in Nassau County’s 12th LD. More...

Winners of the GLIRC Run announced

Local runners Ashley Minns of Massapequa Park, Kelly Demeri of Massapequa and Ruth Maller of Massapequa Park were each presented with an award at the Greater Long Island Running Club’s annual awards meeting.   More...

 

People/Social

Dan Gjodesen “Police Officer of the Year”

Dan Gjodesen, a graduate of Massapequa High School, Class of 1992 and a police officer in Ridgefield, Connecticut was nominated “Police Officer of the Year” for the second time in his department.  Officer Gjodesen was hired by the Ba More...

Massapequa Cares holds to generous traditions

On Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 4, Massapequa Cares, headed by Bill Colfer and Massapequa Parks VFW Commander Richard Begandy, delivered food and refreshments to 250 residents at the VA Medical Center in Northport. More...

P'edge student has perfect SAT

Plainedge High School senior William Loughlin has been named a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program for 2015. 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, March 5  •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Long Island Music Lover’s Expo comes to Massapequa March 22

The Long Island Music Lover’s Expo will be held Sun., March 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, Broadway and Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa by the Long Island Railroad.  More...

Farmingdale students win Regional National Science Bowl

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Opinion

A never-waning love of her first home and its treasure trove of memories

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Following my wedding in 1976, my husband and I made our home in an apartment in Flushing, Queens. It was a comfortable apartment close to all of the things we needed for shopping, entertainment and travel.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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