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Fall Weekend Events

Saturday, November 12   •On Sat., Nov. 12, at 10 a.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Hooray for Tots for ages 18-36 months. Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607.  •On Sat., Nov. More...

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Schools/Sports

• St.John's High School • Celebrating 50 Years

The Gospels describe St. John the Baptist as a man sent from God. He described himself as a “voice crying in the wilderness.” Centuries later, he is thought of as both. More...

Sleepy Hollow 5K Charity Run/Walk held at Brady Park

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended the 16th Annual Sleepy Hollow 5K Charity Run/Walk at Brady Park. More...

P'edge boys soccer run ends at County quarterfinals

It was a great run, but it has come to an end.  With a 4-0 defeat by the hands of top-seed Glen Cove, four-seed Plainedge boys soccer’s successful 2016 campaign came to an end in the Nassau Class A semifinals on Oct. 25.  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, November 10   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Author of book on TR's summer home at Sagamore Hill to speak at library Nov. 13

Bill Bleyer will speak about his new book Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt’s Summer White House at Old Grace Church on Sun., Nov. 13, 2 p.m. The talk will be sponsored by the Historical Society of the Massapequas. More...

Veterans Stand Down to be held Nov. 22

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that a Veterans Stand Down will be held Tues., Nov. 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Freeport Armory, 63 Babylon Tpke., Freeport. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

PUBLIC HEARING CALENDAR NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 246, Article III, Section 246-18-E of the Code of the Town of Oyster Bay, notice is hereby given that More...

Hearing set to consider change in taxi services in MPK

Residents could be allowed to choose their taxi company under proposal

If you call a taxi in Massapequa Park, you soon may have a choice of companies. More...

Veterans Day services scheduled

Veterans Day services are schedueld for Wed., Nov. 9, 1:30 p.m. at McKenna Elementary School. The school will host its annual Veterans Day ceremonies.  On Fri., Nov. 11, the American Legion will hold ceremonies at the Albert F. More...

Farmingdale School District residents pass bond for new sports complex

The Farmingdale School District community has voted to approve a $36 million bond to build Long Island’s premier public school district sports complex and aquatic center and redevelop the playing fields at each of its six schools. More...

 

People/Social

What We Can Learn from Our Veterans

“Take a Veteran to School Day”™

Four years ago, HISTORY developed an outreach initiative called Take a Veteran to School Day™ as a national program to link veterans with students in our schools and communities. More...

Thank a Veteran at Work

HISTORY invites businesses large and small to take time out of the day to thank the many veterans in our workplaces. HISTORY has developed the Thank a Veteran at Work program to provide employers with easy ways to honor veterans. More...

Who are Veterans?

They are men and women who, for many reasons, donned the uniform of our country to stand between freedom and tyranny; to take up the sword of justice in defense of the liberties we hold dear; to preserve peace and to calm the winds of war.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last Thursday, November 3rd was the first “One Health Day” celebrated around the globe with seminars and workshops at 140 scientific and medical institutions. “One Health” has been defined in many ways. More...

Raised in the Shadow – PART 3 Sanitarium Staffing & Dr. Wilsey’s Horse

By the turn of the century, Louden Hall and the Long Island Home were becoming major sanitariums, large employers, social gathering places, and residences. More...

Obituaries

Christopher Callahan, Berner H.S.graduate who helped victims at World Trade Center on 911

Christopher Callahan was working near the World Trade Center on 9/11. When the buildings came down, he, like so many others, did whatever he could to save lives, often putting his own life at risk. More...

Opinion

Polls are holy places

EDITORIAL

By the time this editorial reaches the newsstands and our readers’ homes, the election will be over and America will have a new President, most likely. More...

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