April 1, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Band Marches in NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

  The Amityville High School Marching Band took part in the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 17. More...

Police Appreciation Run

Runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes from the Massapequas to Babylon and all over Long Island and beyond are invited to be part of the 24th annual David Lerner Associates Long Island Police Appreciation Run, to be held on Thursday evening, June 4 More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

So many feral cats: A ubiquitous tragedy discussed many times in “Pets,” although last week a Letter to the Editor from an Amityville resident suggests that the topic is overlooked here; that “getting information, guidance and assis More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 CentralAvenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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, April 2   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Plainedge School District to host assembly featuring former NBA star Chris Herrn, April 30

On Thurs., April 30, Plainedge School District is hosting an assembly featuring former NBA professional basketball player Chris Herren (www.theherrenproject.org).  More...

Dominican Sisters to feature “A Chorus Line” at annual Amityville spring event

On Wed., May 6, the Dominican Sisters of Amityville will host their annual Dominican spring event at the John W. Engeman Theater in Northport. The evening begins at 6:30 p.m. 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 the Fa More...

Mangano plan looks to get Nassau County roads out of a rut

Nassau County Executive Edward P. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 3   • Northside Elementary Talent Show Practice 4 p.m. More...

Former MHS grad is NESN film finalist

Mike Cantalupo could use some hometown help.  More...

 

People/Social

HELPING OUT MASSAPEQUA CARES:

At a recent Massapequa Park Village Board meeting, Trustee Richard Begandy, commander of VFW Post 7763 in Massapequa Park, presented Bill Colfer, president of Massapequa Cares, with a $1,000 check do More...

Local female artists recognized during Women’s History Month

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos hosted, for the second consecutive year, the Nassau County Art and Photography Exhibition to promote local female artists and the local arts industry during Women’s History Month. More...

Over the Hill Gang Softball League receives citation

Oyster Bay Town Councilmen Joseph D. Muscarella and Anthony D. More...

Obituaries

Dr. “BK” Friedman, veteran, local dentist and forensic expert, at 88

Dr. “BK” Friedman DDS, DABFO, ACD, a prominent forensic scientist, dentist, war veteran and family man, died peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Bethpage, on March 10, 2015. He was 88 years old.  Dr. More...

Opinion

Bring the power of knowledge to the polls

Local school districts are in the midst of finalizing their budgets for the coming year. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Conservatives’ compassion is a selfish political policy

We on Long Island have blistered under the poor state of our roads after such a bad winter. Potholes have sprouted en mass even before crocuses poked their heads through the snow. More...