March 2, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Magnet students unveil their ideas at Invention Convention

Watch out “Shark Tank,” there’s a new crop of inventions that could be making their way to your show someday — and they were all produced by fifth-graders from Massapequa School District. More...

Last Hope flea market and jewelry sale set for March 5

Last Hope Animal Rescue will hold a flea market and jewelry sale, Sat., March 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the Church of the Advent, 555 Advent St., Westbury. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Saturday, March 5   •The Harbor Lane Library will host a Harvest Food Bank SNAP workshop, Saturdays, March 5 and Mar19, 1 to 3 p.m. Pre-registration is requested but not required. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Local wrestlers Brachfeld, Atlan and Simmons win County championships

A year ago at the 2015 Nassau County Division I wrestling championships, Massapequa’s Paul Brachfeld was disappointed with a third-place finish in his weight class.  He vowed for hard work and determination, and that his hand would be rais More...

Steven Woessner named Sports Imports AVCA Player of the Week

Junior middle blocker Steven Woessner (Massapequa Park, N.Y./ Massapequa) from the No. More...

Annual Sleepy Hollow 5K Charity Run held at Brady Park

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended the Annual Sleepy Hollow 5K Charity Run at Brady Park. More...

Opinion

Volunteers are the backbone of our nation

EDITORIAL:

Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation’s compassion, unselfish caring, patience and just plain loving one another.  That according to humorist, columnist and author Erma Bombeck.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Readers speak for and against ASD Bond Referendum set for March 8

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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Breaking News - 3/8/2016 2:14 PM

Unofficial poll shows support for ASD bond - Free Access

An unofficial opinion poll at www.amityvillerecord.com, showed that 53 percent of those who voted support passage of the Amityville School District’s 69.9 million bond referendum, which is in the hands of  voters today. More...

Oyster Bay Town Board meeting rescheduled - Free Access

The Oyster Bay Town Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, has been changed to Tuesday, March 15, beginning at 10:00 a.m.  More...

Two MPK Village trustees seeking reelection March 15

Elections for two Village trustees are scheduled in Massapequa Park for Tues., March 15. More...

Hannon invites nominees for 2016 Women of Distinction

“I’m inviting all Sixth Senatorial District residents to nominate a special lady whose outstanding work on behalf of her community makes her deserving of special recognition by the New York State Senate,” said Senator Kemp Hannon (R More...

ASD bond proposal set for Tues., March 8th District officials ask public to support "sound educational and financial plan"

Physics students at Amityville Memorial High School sat elbow to elbow in a room built as a science laboratory in the 1950s. More...

 

People/Social

MHS varsity cheerleaders in prestigious competition

The Massapequa High School varsity cheerleaders made history when they competed for the first time in the UCA National High School Cheerleading Championship at Walt Disney World. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

While the Academy 80th anniversary became apparent not a single cat has ever gotten credit during the broadcast for acting in a movie, even though several have played important roles, and others have added nuance, contrast or power to a particular sc More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Events & Calendar

TOBAY receiver of taxes reminds residents and property owners to pay taxes on time and avoid late fees

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU Index No.: 04-013689 Argent Mortgage Co., LLC, Plaintiff(s), Against   More...