June 3, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Honor & Remember at Pinelawn Cemetery

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Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 5   • Yoga 9 a.m. at the Massapequa Park, Harbor Lane library, 516-799-0770.  • Line Dancing 10:30 a.m. More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•Nicolas LaNoce of Lindenhurst graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 16. He earned a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice.  More...

Farmingdale High School students win regional science bowl

The Farmingdale School District announced that five Farmingdale High School students have won the Brookhaven National Laboratory/ Long Island Regional High School Science Bowl.The students placed first among 15 other Long Island high school teams.The More...

Introducing the 2015 local scholars

•Patricia Fischetto of Farmingdale has been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester at Marist college, Poughkeepsie, New York.  More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s the end of an era; actually the end of a reign of terror too. Last week my tripod cat “Veto” succumbed to kidney failure at the age of 17, only months shy of 18 years old. Veto was not your typical pet cat. More...

Obituaries

Catherine E. Booth and Franklin M. Booth, former Massapequa residents, Old Grace Church parishioners

Catherine E. Booth and Franklin M. Booth, former residents of Amityville, died April 16, 2015, and April 18, 2015, respectively. The couple was married 66 years.  Mr. More...

Opinion

Long Island’s future depends on vision and change

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The 147th Belmont Stakes takes place Saturday, and organizers of Belmont Park are working to ensure that there is not a repeat of last year when more than 100,000 people attended and the park could not adequately accommodate that number with food, fa More...

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Colleges must do more to meet low-income students’ needs

Paying for college may soon become easier—especially for low-income students.  President Obama just issued a Student Aid Bill of Rights that orders the federal government tofind ways to help students repay their loans.The presidential dire More...

Memorial Day 2015

Boy scout and girl scout troops and service organizations visited Long Island National Cemetery at Pinelawn last week to place flags at the headstones of all American service men and women in commemo More...

Parade in Mass. Park draws large crowd

The flags waved higher as the band began to play. More...

Memorial Day ceremonies at Massapequa's Towers of Freedom

A moving tribute to the memory of those who gave their lives in defense of their country and their communities took place at the Towers of Freedom Military monument in Massapequa Sat., May 23. More...

 

People/Social

Unqua teacher Amy Kanavy-Curry honored for education excellence

Massapequa’s Unqua Elementary School teacher Amy Kanavy-Curry was named recipient of the Margaret Simon Award for Excellence in Elementary Social Studies Education by the Long Island Council for the Social Studies. More...

Supervisor Venditto and Councilwoman Alesia attend Polar Bear Plunge

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia recently attended the Second Annual Town of Oyster Bay Polar Bear Plunge hosted by the Special Olympics at TOBAY Beach in Massapequa.  More...

Apollo 13 crew welcomed at Cradle of Aviation Museum

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos greeted the Apollo 13 astronauts at the Cradle of Aviation Museum’s celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 13 journey. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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, June 4   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Supervisor Venditto announces Town Hurricane/ Emergency Management Seminar, June 9

The Town of Oyster Bay’s Department of Public Safety will host a Hurricane Preparedness Seminar at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center, 510 Grumman Rd., West, Bethpage, Tues., June 9, 7 p.m., according to Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Vendi More...

Irish Night at Brady Park, June 27

The Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 15 of Nassau County and Massapequa, L.I., proudly presents an evening of Irish entertainment with live traditional Irish music by the renowned Irish entertainers.  More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of ECOZEC SOLUTIONS, LLC Articles of organization filed with the Secretary of State of N.Y. (SSNY) on 4/14/15. More...