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Pets, Pets, Pets

Imagine if your pet squealed on you? Well, there have been criminal cases where the idea of calling pets such as parrots, cats and dogs to “testify” has been debated by defense and prosecutors. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY

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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, April 6   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

RAC meeting Thursday

Republic Airport will be holding a public meeting Thur., April 6 to continue discussions about the development of “underutilized” parcels at the airport for aviation uses. More...

Church rummage sale

The Massapequa Reformed Church will hold its spring rummage sale, Fri., April 28, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sat., April 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

PUBLIC NOTICE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Oyster Bay, New York, shall hold a regular meeting to conduct the public business of the government of the Town of Oyster Bay, on Tuesday, the 25th&nbs More...

Governor's plan for forced consolidation does not sit well with local officials

A proposal by New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo to force counties to move forward with consolidation of municipal services is raising concern among local officials. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, April 8   •On Sat., April 8, at 2 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Polymer Clay Fun with Marisa. Create a fun polymer clay craft! Polymer clay is a special type of clay that hardens when you bake it. More...

 

People/Social

A book bracket at Fairfield

March Madness came to Fairfield Elementary School in the Massapequa School District, but instead of college basketball, the focus was on literacy.  More...

Lucas Santangelo named winner of school-wide geography Bee

Lucas Santangelo, an eighth-grader at Berner Middle School in the Massapequa School District, displayed how much he knows about the world when he was crowned the winner of the school-wide National Geographic Bee on Jan. 25. More...

Farmingdale students take part in community food drive

The Farmingdale School District recently hosted a food collection drive at Farmingdale High School to collect food for local families in need. More...

Obituaries

Thelma V. Barz, Massapequa resident, registered nurse

Thelma V. Barz, a resident of Massapequa and a registered nurse with Brunswick Hospital for many years, died Feb. 21, 2017 at North Shore Hospital in Plainview. She was 90 years old.  More...

Opinion

The magic that’s in the blue and orange

No sooner had the game been “put in the books” on Monday did Met fans begin to ponder the possibilities. “We’re going all the way,” said one enthusiastic fan. More...

How to handle the Russia mess

GUEST COMMENTARY:

The recent announcement by FBI Director James Comey that his agency is investigating links between members of President Trump’s campaign and Russia has upended Washington. More...

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