October 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 16   • Temple Sinai of Massapequa will host its first Tot Shabbat of the year at 6:30 p.m. Tot Shabbat is a fun and musical Jewish Shabbat evening service geared toward families with children up to five years of age. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Amityville Warriors get first win of the season

“Long overdue”  Those were the exact words from second-year Amityville football coach Billy Kretz following his team’s thrilling 22-21 victory over Islip in Suffolk Division III.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

For 24 years (from 1880 to 1904), members of Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) enjoyed 64 pristine acres on the west side of Southards Pond in Babylon and then added a spacious clubhouse, kennels and an area for the Club’s invitation only pigeon sh More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY\\ THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Arthur P. LoCascio Jr., former owner of Rao’s Pizzeria and restaurant

Growing up in Brooklyn, Arthur P. LoCascio Jr. always looked forward to the weekends and summers he spent at his family’s summer home in Copiague. And it was during those visits out here that he met the woman who was later to become his wife. More...

Opinion

Remove the reward of notoriety for violent acts

Most mentally healthy and reasonable peoplefind it difficult to understand how anyone could seek fame and notoriety by committing horrific acts of violence, as have been perpetuated upon communities and college and school campuses across the country. More...

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Is the Constitution Pipeline a blessing or a curse?

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor, The Constitution Pipeline being constructed in New York State would transport gas from Pennsylvania through New York and to other markets.The pipeline route stretches from Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania into Broome County, New York; Ch More...

Audit of MPK Village's finances finds all in order; minor recommendations made

An audit of Massapequa Park's financial statements was recently completed and, according to Mayor Jeffrey Pravato, "Everything was pretty good." Pravato made that assessment at the Massapequa Park Village Board Meeting on Oct. More...

Democrats open campaign headquarters in Town of Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay democrats, who have a full slate of candidates running for the Town of Oyster Bay, kicked off the election season with the grand opening of their campaign headquarters in Syosset. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa street sign dedication in honor of Inspector James Guida

New York City Police Department Inspector James Guida, who died in the line of duty as a result of metastatic sarcoma, a rare cancer he developed being exposed to toxins while working at the 9/11 site, recently had Merritt Avenue in Massapequa ceremo More...

Homecoming Fundraiser held honoring Christopher Iavarone

Homecoming Farm honored Christopher Iavarone of Iavarone Brothers at its annual fundraiser. The fundraiser, A Harvest Homecoming, was held Sun., Sept. 27, in the Helen Butler Hall.  More...

Temple Sinai’s Cantor-Educator Elena Schwartz installed as member of clergy

Temple Sinai announced that Cantor- Educator Elena Schwartz, director of education, has been installed as a member of the clergy.This title was extended to her in June, in response to the evolving needs of the growing Temple, the largest Reform Synag 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, October 15   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Halloween Parade in MPK October 25

The Knights of Columbus, Lady of the Island Council, together with the Village of Massapequa Park, will sponsor the annual Halloween Costume Parade on Sun., Oct. 25 in Brady Park.  More...

Residents invited to submit photos for publication

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia invites residents to submit their photos for consideration for use in a Town publication.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1289253, for beer, wine and liquor has been applied for by the undersigned to sell beer, wine and liquor at retail in a restaurant under the Alcoholic Beverage Control L More...