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Breaking News - 9/12/2015 6:15 PM

Massapequa Park VFW hosts family picnic - Free Access

The VFW of Massapequa Park held a barbecue and family day at Brady Park today. The event drew approximately 50 families who enjoyed a great lunch, commaraderie and even a few friendly games of bocce.  More...

Local girl scouts receive Gold Award

Girl scouts of Nassau County recently recognized recent graduates who earned the Gold Award, the highest and most prestigious award within the girl scouts. More...

9/11 remembrance planned at Massapequa’s Freedom Towers

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced and the Towers of Freedom Military Monument committee invites the public to a 9/11 Memorial ceremony that will take place on Fri., Sept. 11, with the program starting at 8:30 a.m. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Long Island Ducks are feeling a little blue.  In the span of seven days, Long Island was swept in a three-game series at the Bridgeport Bluefish and split a four-game series on the road at the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. As of Sept. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Back to school. Whether your school opened before or after Labor Day, this summer went by in an eye blink.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   More...

Opinion

Tragedy and grief have no timeline

EDITORIAL

Each year, as we prepare to publish our edition before 9/11, we ask the same questions:  Should we print the names of those within our community who lost their lives that dreadful day?  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

Where have all the sports heroes gone?

Dear Editor,  When I was growing up, sports figures were my heroes. I am sure the same is true for the children and teenagers of today. More...

Breaking News - 9/14/2015 4:50 PM

9/11 ceremonies held at Towers of Freedom Military Monument - Free Access

With the cooperation of the  Town of Oyster Bay, the Towers of Freedom Military Monument committee held 9/11 ceremonies on Friday. More...

Breaking News - 9/14/2015 2:23 PM

Massapequa man completes Suffolk marathon - Free Access

More than 3,400 runners participated in the Inaugural Suffolk County Marathon, which raised $100,0000 for veterans  services. More...

PSEG to begin upgrading system in MPK Village

Beginning mid-September and lasting approximately three months, PSEG Long Island contractors will be working on system improvements in the Town of Oyster Bay and Village of Massapequa Park. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 11   • Come Out and Play 10:30 a.m. at the Farmingdale library, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  • Senior Citizens Bingo 12:30 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

South Nassau Communities Hospital receives Outstanding Achievement Award

South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Gertrude & Louis Feil Cancer Center has been named a recipient of the prestigious American College of Surgeons (ACS) Commission on Cancer (CoC) Outstanding Achievement Award.  More...

GSH and Westfield partner to protect children’s health

Good Samaritan Hospital and Westfield South Shore Mall joined forces Aug.  More...

North Shore LIJ working on cancer research project

Verik Bio, Inc. 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, September 10   More...

Learn to protect yourself from fraud, Sept. 16

A fraud prevention workshop will be held by the New York Community Bank at the at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park, Wed., Sept. 16, 1 p.m.  More...

Embrace autumn at Amityville Apple Fest, Oct. 3

The Rotary Club of Amityville will hold its 26th annual Apple Festival, Sat., Oct. 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Dovetail Carpentry & Millwork, LLC, a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 5/12/2015. Office location: Nassau. More...