March 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Saturday, March 4   •Computer Cleanup and Security: Sat., March 4, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Learn how to clean up and speed up your computer, protect it from viruses and spyware, minimize junk email and more. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

The arrival of a new baby changes the routine of every household member, including pampered cats. Our feline friends are not fans of change, especially surprise arrivals that rock their world. 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, March 2   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

MSD looking for applicants to work in Summer Rec program

The Massapequa School District’s athletics of- fice is accepting applications for employment for the 2017 Summer Recreation program. College assistant, leader and volunteer positions are available for thefive-week program. More...

Workshop on growing African violets in MPK March 15

Growing and Enjoying African Violets will be the topic of discussion at the March 15 meeting of the Massapequa Park Garden Club.The public is invited to attend and bring in their own violets for help and advice from the speaker, Carolyn Klein. More...

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Public Notices

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT NASSAU COUNTY PENNYMAC CORP., Plaintiff against LOUISE M. More...

‘Pequa, F‘dale and Plainedge impress at Nassau County DI wrestling championships

Talk about a dominant area of Nassau County wrestling. More...

Massapequa Cares project underway

Volunteers for Massapequa Cares, a local organization that works to provide toiletries and other supplies to veterans at the Veterans Medical Center in Northport, is once again asking the public for support.  With restrictions on what can be de More...

Farmingdale School District goes to Albany to fight for more state aid to LI’s schools

Students and board members from the Farmingdale School District went to Albany this week tofight for more state aid.They joined other districts that are members of the Long Island REFIT school district consortium, a group of low-wealth, high-taxed di More...

 

People/Social

FSD announces its All County Music Fest honorees

The Farmingdale School District announced that 122 Farmingdale students were recently selected to perform in the prestigious All County Music Festival held at Tilles Center. More...

AHS presenting Spring Art Show

The Amityville Historical Society is sponsoring a spring art show Sun., March 26, at the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, Amityville. The show will feature local artists and there will be an opening reception from 1 to 5 p.m. More...

NYS Parks softball leagues forming

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – Long Island Region will offer an opportunity for the operation of softball leagues at Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh, NY. The RFP number is X001286.  More...

Obituaries

Robert J. Rubino, former Massapequa Chamber president, at 66

Robert J. Rubino, a graduate of Wantagh H.S., but a Massapequan at heart, died on Nov. 20, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. He was 66 years old.  More...

Opinion

Recent threats on our Jewish communities are a threat to us all

EDITORIAL

In an abhorrent effort to instill fear and intimidate the Jewish communities in America, terrorists have made 11 bomb threats against Jewish community centers throughout the United States in recent weeks. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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We must address the drug crisis on Long Island; our children need our protection

GUEST COMMENTARY: By DuWayne Gregory

The face of heroin addiction is changing and, as a result, there is a growing concern among professionals that suburban communities and families may not have adequate information and resources to deal with this issue.  More...