July 15, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Enthusiastic crowd for Fourth of July Parade in Massapequa Park

It may have been cloudy, but there was no shortage of celebration and high spirits in Massapequa Park as the Village held its annual Fourth of July Parade. More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•James Vigilante, of Massapequa, graduated from Colgate University, Hamilton, New York at the May 17 commencement.  More...

2015 Massapequa Hall of Fame

Each year the Massapequa Hall of Fame honors Massapequa High School Alumni who have gone on to achieve success in their fields as well as local residents, recognizing them for their community service, dedication and contributions. More...

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Ducks were looking for a shot in the arm, and that was exactly what Mickey Jannis was able to give them.  The right-hander whirled a gem of a game, giving up only three hits in a season-high eight and one-third innings of shutout baseball wi More...

Obituaries

June Lester, former Lindenhurst resident and parishioner of St. John’s Lutheran Church

June Lester, a resident of the Bristal Assisted Living in Massapequa and a former longtime resident of Lindenhurst, died June 4, 2015. She was 92 years old.  Mrs. More...

Opinion

Drunk driving remains a social Leviathan

The death of a father and his two beautiful children at the hands of an individual who had been drinking before getting into his car and driving along Southern State Parkway, as well as the serious injuries to another youngster at the hands of a drun More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Wake up America, your attention to the goings on in the White House is needed

Dear Editor:  President Obama’s strategy seems to be if you can’t dazzle them with brilliance, then baffle them with bull crap.  The midterm results plainly showed that you can fool some of the people some of the time, but you c More...

Breaking News - 7/22/2015 1:29 PM

Massapequa hosts Shootout for Soldiers - Free Access

At the Field of Dreams in Massapequa, the community came together to raise money for veterans by doing what they love: playing lacrosse. More...

Breaking News - 7/22/2015 1:24 PM

Massapequa hosts Shootout for Soldiers - Free Access

At the Field of Dreams in Massapequa, the community came together to raise money for veterans by doing what they love: playing lacrosse. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 17   • St. Rose of Lima Family Festival located in the parking lot of St. Rose of Lima School, 4704 Merrick Rd., Massapequa, 516-798-4992 ext. 234.  More...

 

People/Social

American Legion Post 1066 holds Installation of Officers

The American Legion Post 1066 recently held their Installation of Officers Brunch. It was an honor for Legislator James D. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Our local libraries have changed in the computer age. Rather than merely being a collection of books, journals and reference material, they have expanded into interactive, information depositories and community centers. 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, July 16   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Meeting for Widowed Men & Women to be held July 20

St. Monica’s Guild of Suffolk for Widowed Men and Women will meet Mon., July 20, 1 p.m. at the West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Ln., West Islip. For information, call 631-581-0466.   More...

YES to conduct NYS Mandated Reporter Classes July 27

YES Community Counseling Center is approved by the New York State Department of Education to provide the state’s two-hour certification training for mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect. More...