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Massapequa H.S. students attend presidential debate

Five Massapequa High School students got a first-hand look at the political process, as they were able to attend the presidential debate at Hofstra University on Sept. 26.  More...

Massapequa students learning “anytime, anywhere” with new Chromebook initiative

The Massapequa School District is expanding its one-to-one Chromebook initiative for the 2016-17 school year, which puts a device in the hands of all secondary students. More...

Massapequa 9th graders get acquainted with Ames

Massapequa High School’s Ames Campus welcomed its newest group of students, who attended ninth-grade orientation on Aug. 30 and 31. More...

Opinion

We face the best and the worst of humanity this week

EDITORIAL

First, we are sure the rest of the country joins us this week in offering our thoughts and prayers to the family of Jacob Hall, the six-year-old boy from South Carolina who was shot and killed by a 14-year-old. More...

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Having the right to do something doesn’t mean doing it is right

Dear Editor:  Since the beginning of our founding, citizens have protested in various ways, some accepted and some frowned upon. More...

Vote on sale of Carman Road School set for October 18

The Massapequa School District is putting the question of the sale of the Carman Road School into the hands of voters Oct. 18. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 7   •On Fri., Oct. 7, at 2:30 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Willing Hearts Helpful Hands, dementia care for families workshop. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  More...

 

People/Social

Annual Flag Retirement Ceremony at Tobay beach

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato joined several dignitaries at the American Legion Post 1066 Flag Retirement Ceremony. More...

Assemblyman Joseph Saladino hosts 11th Annual Marine and Outdoor Recreation Expo on September 10, 2016

Thanks to the participation of many environmental, marine and conservation organizations as well as recreation groups and some talented rock and roll musicians, the 11th Annual Marine and Outdoor Recreation Expo was a great success. More...

MPK Village recognizes Massapequa Coast LL Williamsport Seniors

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato and the Board of Trustees congratulated the Massapequa Coast Little League Williamsport Seniors Team on winning the Long Island Championship. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The word “temperament” was bantered about at the Hofstra debate last week. Actually, canine connoisseurs consider “temperament” to be a “dog” term. More...

Events & Calendar

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THURSDAY, October 6   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. For info., call Al James at 631-264-0077. The president is John Henry.  •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Public Session: 8 p.m., Central Office Bd. More...

Macagnone announces youth ice hockey program registration in ToBay

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone announced that registration for the Town of Oyster Bay Youth Ice Hockey Program will take place on Sun., Oct. 16, 8 to 10 a.m.; Mon., Oct. 17, 7 to 9 p.m. and Thurs., Oct. 20, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Senator Hannon to host aging program

“No matter how hard we try to avoid it, every person has to address the issue of independent living as they undergo the aging process,” said Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Nassau). More...

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Public Notices

At an FP3 of the Supreme Court of the State of New York held in and for the County of Nassau at the Courthouse thereof, located at 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola, New York on the 19th day of September, 2016. Index More...