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Amityville woman to take part in historic motorcycle tour

In July 4, 1916, Augusta and Adeline Van Buren, 22 and 24, left from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn on 1,000cc Indian Power Plus motorcycles equipped with gas headlights. They arrived in Los Angeles on Sept. More...

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Farmingdale’s Howitt Middle School students create 3D glucose models with cupcakes

The Farmingdale School District’s Howitt Middle School recently offered students an opportunity to put their creative and scientific skills to the test with a fun, edible, lab activity.  More...

Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary raises $522.12 to fight hunger

Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary School raised $522.12 to fight hunger, thanks to 27 students in band, orchestra and recorder who participated in the Harry Chapin Long Island Cares Practice-A-Thon for 2016. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Wish I could begin with the word “Hooray” or “Hallelujah” for Islip Town Hall finally posting a draft of a Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) voucher program for feral cats. More...

Obituaries

Lorraine Kelly Vanikiotis, longtime Massapequa resident and St. Martin of Tours parishioner

Lorraine Kelly Vanikiotis, a resident of Massapequa from 1955 until 2014, died June 24, 2016 at the age of 83.  She was born in New York City and graduated Julia Richman High School. More...

Widowed Men and Women meeting July 18

St. Monica’s Guild of Suffolk for Widowed Men and Women will meet Mon., July 18, 1 p.m. at the West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Ln., West Islip. Dues are $18 per year. For information, call 631-581-0466.   More...

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 7   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

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IN THE NEWS

Richard Begandy, a Massapequa Park Village trustee, was recognized last month by Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeffrey Pravato and Deputy Mayor Theresa Spinosa as he stepped down as commander of VFW Post 7763 in Massapequa Park. More...

 

People/Social

Please meet the 2016 local scholars

•Caitlin Baldwin, of Massapequa Park, was awarded a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine at the College’s June 5 commencement. She is the daughter of Ed and Marie Baldwin.  More...

Mayor Jeffrey Pravado congratulates Anita Novarro with citation at Sons of Italy

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato congratulated Anita Novarro by presenting her with a citation on her installation as president of the Ann Bambino Lodge #2353 Order of the Sons of Italy.   More...

Scout Troop 96 recently visits Boston

Wantagh’s Troop 96, with members from Massapequa and Seaford also, ventured off to Boston and camped at Camp Sayre, also know as New England Base Camp. They started off with a visit to the Boston Museum of Science. More...

Events & Calendar

Massapequa Public Library screening of Merchants of Doubt July 20

The Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Lane, will hold a screening of Merchants of Doubt, the 2014 anti-propaganda documentary, Wed., July 20, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. The film will be followed by a presentation by Dr.  More...

Long Island Dahlia Society dahlia basics class July 21

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a dahlias basics class, Thurs., July 21, 6:30 p.m. in the East Islip Public Library, 381 East Main St., in East Islip. Learn from the experts how to grow them large. All are welcome. More...

Indoor bonsai display at the Clark Botanical Garden July 23

On Sat., July 23, noon until 4 p.m., examples of indoor bonsai will be on display at the Clark Botanical Garden in 193 IU Willets Rd., Albertson. Williston Park and at 1 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC, V. PATRICK REGAN, et al. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICEISHEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated February 11, 2016, and e More...