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September events: Car shows and Town hurricane seminar

•“Corvettes in Eisenhower Park,” an exclusive Corvette show, will take place on Sat., Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Eisenhower Park at Field 6 and 6A. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Robotics camp fosters creativity

With a growing number of jobs being created in the robotics field, the Massapequa School District is doing its part to prepare students for career opportunities.  More...

Farmingdale H.S. Chorus takes first place

Choral groups from Farmingdale School District’s Farmingdale High School (FHS) recently competed in the prestigious Music in the Parks competition at Dorney Park in Allentown, Pennsylvania. More...

Farmingdale’s Northside Elementary School hosts a Family Math & Literacy Night

Farmingdale School District’s Northside Elementary School recently hosted a Family Math and Literacy Night for students and families in the community. 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 1.   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia encourages grass recycling

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia advises residents that they can take steps to help preserve their lawns by recycling grass clippings. More...

LL Cabaret Theatre seeking singers and dancers for musical

The Long Island Cabaret Theatre, on behalf of director Gary Dana and musical director Sid Cherry, is seeking singers and dancers for a new all-live production entitled “It’s A Musical” for performances in Wantagh featuring the best More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Robin Hood Coffee & Tea Company L.L.C, a limited liability company. Articles of Org. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Saturday, September 3   More...

 

People/Social

Girl Scout Tea celebration for re-organizing Brady Park Library

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto recently visited Brady Park where Girl Scout Troop 2528 held a tea celebration in honor of re-organizing the Brady Park Library. More...

Assemblyman Saladino and Senator Venditto Honor Lions Club president

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino and State Senator Michael Venditto recently attended the installation of President Glenn Kearney of the Lions Club of Massapequa, Inc. More...

Mayor Jeffrey Pravato attends Eagle Scout Ceremony for Michael Carman

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony in honor of Michael Carman, of Massapequa Park, and presented him with a citation acknowledging his accomplishment.   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

When the tiniest of pets are rescued, you wonder how many similar waifs were in harm’s way but never discovered. This summer Good Samaritans saved two infant kittens entombed in containers which would have become their coffins. More...

Obituaries

Johana Ranft, longtime Massapequa Park resident and teacher in Massapequa schools

Johana Ranft, a teacher and resident of Massapequa Park, died July 23, 2016. She was 86 years old . Mrs. Ranft grew up in Sunnyside Gardens, Queens, graduating from Forest Hills High School under the Rapid Advance program at the age of 16. More...

Opinion

Thanks to the summer fun makers

EDITORIAL

Next week is Labor Day, the official end of summer. Then it’s back to school and the changing of the colors.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Energy proposals for Long Island can’t rely on ends to justify the means

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor: More...