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Schools/Sports

Farmingdale H.S. students visit the Holocaust Museum in Glen Cove

More than 30 Farmingdale High School students in the school’s Ambassador Club recently visited the Holocaust Museum in Glen Cove, as part of a special project called Adopt a Survivor.  More...

Grace Episcopal students enjoy playtime

Children attending the 2’s Club at Grace Episcopal Day School in Massapequa. More...

Charles E. Schwarting Elementary School visits Canine Companions for Independence

Charles E. Schwarting Elementary School in the Plainedge School District was recently visited by Canine Companions for Independence.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Philip A. Bossert, Massapequa resident, Massapequa Coin Club member, usher at St. Rose of Lima Church, veteran

Philip A. Bossert, a 53-year resident of Massapequa, died with his family by his sideThurs., May 21, 2015 from thyroid cancer.  Born on Nov. More...

Opinion

New York State Fast Food Wage Board needs to wake up and smell the coffee

GUEST EDITORIAL

The minimum wage of $5 to $7 per hour is not intended to support families, it is designed to encourage young, high school people to gain work, learn work ethics, skills and help the small business owners run a profitable business.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Parking ticket is an unjust pain in the grass

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, June 19   • Yoga at 9 a.m. at the Massapequa Harbor Lane library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  • Line Dancing at 10:30 a.m. More...

 

People/Social

Venditto congratulates Drug Free L.I. for Spring Outdoor Day

New York State Senator Michael Venditto (R, C, I- Massapequa) stopped by to congratulate Drug Free Long Island on their 5th annual Spring Outdoor Day at Marjorie Post Park in Massapequa. Congratulations to this year’s contest winners!   More...

Aviation students lend a wing for Memorial Day Air Show

A group of Nassau BOCES Barry Tech Aviation students volunteered at the Air Power Museum during Memorial Day weekend. They helped pilots and staff get set to take off for the annual Memorial Day weekend air show at Jones Beach. More...

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Heather Magro, of Farmingdale, and Daniela Schiaffino, of Massapequa Park, graduated from Coastal Carolina University, Conway, South Carolina at the May 9 commencement.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Two types of clinics designed to service large groups of pets were scheduled a week apart. One was for peewee, purring patients, by invitation only. The other is open to the dogs and cats of all Long Island pet owners. 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 18   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Grab your baskets for the Strawberry Fest, June 20

The Historical Society of the Massapequas’ Strawberry Festival will be held Sat., June 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Massapequa Historical Complex, Old Grace Church, 4755 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. The rain date is Sun., June 21.  More...

Massapequa Chamber and Town of Oyster Bay partner for event that draws hundreds Sunday, June 7th

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Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

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...