September 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Hermine: The storm that wasn't

The trucks were gassed up; the plows ready and the workers on call. But like a bride who leaves the groom at the altar, the hurricane never showed up. More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa School Summer Arts program explores creativity and develops artistic talents

Even as the Massapequa School District’s Summer Fine Arts program entered its final week, students still took advantage of the opportunity to explore their creativity and develop their artistic talents.  More...

Three East Lake Elementary School students named winners in school bus poster contest

The Massapequa School District announced that students from East Lake Elementary School have been named winners in a pair of recent poster contests.  More...

Esposito, Plainedge aiming for big things in Conference III football this year

A season ago, Plainedge had a stellar football campaign. The Red Devils sported an 11-1 record and a County title to show for it. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Susan Weyant Dowd, Massapequa resident, high school grad and teacher

Susan Weyant Dowd, a lifelong resident of Massapequa, died July 30, 2016. She was 53 years old.  More...

Opinion

We have to remember the lessons we learned “that day”

EDITORIAL

Several days after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the Town of Babylon held a vigil. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Community mourns loss of youth to violence

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor:  Words from 16th unofficial mayor of Wyandanch: My deepest sympathy to the Stoddart family on the loss of one of Wyandanch’s shining stars, Malik Winston Dave Stoddart. He did all the things we ask of our young people today. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 16   •On Fri., Sept. 16, the library will have Book Discussion with leader Harriet Klein. The book to be discussed is The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty. Plainedge, 1060 Hicksville Rd., 516-735-4133. More...

 

People/Social

Moran named principal at Holy Trinity HS

Kathleen Moran, a resident of Masssapequa, has been appointed principal at Holy Trinity Diocesan High School, Hicksville, for the 2016-17 school year.  More...

MHS students take part in Mock Trial

Students from the Mock Trial team at Massapequa High School recently learned first hand about the United States judicial system during a program. Federal Court Judge Joseph F. More...

McQuillan named Empire Athlete

•Massapequa native Devin McQuillan, a student-athlete majoring in writing at Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York, was named to the Empire 8 Athletic Conference president’s list for the spring 2016 semester. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

There’s a special breed of rescuers who embrace senior dogs and cats cast away by their owners.  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 15   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Alzheimer’s Association Walk helps reclaim future for millions

The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Long Island residents to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®.The Walks will take place on Sept. More...

TOB invitation to Walk for Autism

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto is proud to announce that the Town of Oyster Bay will host its Ninth Annual Walk for Autism to benefit the Fay J. Lindner Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities on Sun., Sept.25, at John J. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Wild Style, LLC. Arts. Of Org. filed with Secy. Of State of N.Y. (SSNY) on 12/16/2015. Office location: Nassau County. More...