July 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

NC Police nab two women for robbery

The Nassau County Police Department’s Seventh Squad reports the details of the arrest of two females on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 for a Robbery that occurred in Massapequa. More...

2016 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...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Sprinkling some Petpourri to beat the heat. These are famous quotes about cats and dogs. Certain quotes may be familiar. See how many ring true to you. Here goes: CAT QUOTES: 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 14   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

McKevitt’s annual blood drive comes to Massapequa American Legion

Assemblyman Tom McKevitt (R,C,I-East Meadow) will be continuing his annual tour of Community Blood Drives at the American Legion Post 1066, 66 Veterans Blvd., Massapequa, Mon., July 18, 1:30 to 7:15 p.m. More...

“Shootout for Soldiers” 24-hour lax game benefit

For the third consecutive year, the Town of Oyster Bay will host the Shootout for Soldiers 24-Hour lacrosse game benefit at the Town of Oyster Bay’s Field of Dreams, located on Old Sunrise Highway in Massapequa.This year’s round-the-clock More...

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Public Notices

BOARD OF EDUCATION Amityville Union Free School District 150 Park Avenue, Amityville, NY 11701 631-565-6019 July 7, 2016 The Board of Education of the Amityville Union Free School District is considering t More...

Enthusiastic crowd greets marchers in MPK's July 4th parade

A rousing, music-filled Fourth of July parade was held in Massapequa Park Village. More...

Locals don HS football uniform one last time at Empire Challenge

The Long Island high school football season officially ended on Thanksgiving weekend with a 47-28 victory by Longwood over Farmingdale in the Long Island Class I championship, but for one night only Hofstra University lit up with the gridiron classic More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 15   •On Fri., July 15, at 1:30 p.m., the library will have Let’s Dish Cookbook Club. This month’s cookbook: The American Cookbook by Elena Rosmond-Hoerr. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  More...

 

Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2015 local scholars

•Ryan Kirby, a student at Stevenson University, Owings Mills, Marlyand, helped the Mustangs lacrosse team to win the MAC Commonwewalth Title.  More...

Massapequa H.S. and Ames students are outstanding in national German exam

Thirty-two Massapequa High School and Ames Campus students were awarded for outstanding performance on the National German Examination (NGE) administered by the American Association of Teachers of German, with nine out of 42 Long Island students to b More...

Farmingdale School participates in New York State School Music Association festival

Students from fourth grade to high school in the Farmingdale School District recently participated in the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) festival. More...

Opinion

Looking back should help us look forward with renewed courage

EDITORIAL:

Hats off to Diane Ortiz of Amityville who, as reported in last week’s paper, is part of a group of 100 women who are on a cross-country motorcycle tour. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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It is time America gets back to its roots as a Republic— By Henry Teja

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  More...