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Capobianco, Morales and Soete running for school board inFarmingdale

In Farmingdale, three candidates are running for two open seats on the School Board. Incumbents John Capobianco and Ralph Morales are seeking reelection and face opposition from Arlene Soete, a lifelong resident of the district. More...

Your Guide To Your School District and Library Budget Votes and Trustee Elections

Amityville The Amityville School District is proposing a budget for the 2017-18 school year of $88.4 million, an increase of 2.2 percent over current budget of $86.5 million. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Saturday, May 13   More...

Seven running for three seats on Amityville School Board

All three incumbents running for reelection to the Amityville School Board—Lisa Johnson, Carolyn Dodd and Susan Benard Handler—face opposition this year. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month.There is concern this year about a surge in the number of people and dogs in the Northeast who’ll be infected with Lyme. You can blame the disease increase on the bumper crop of acorns last fall. More...

Obituaries

Longtime Amityville resident Sal Perricone; services set for May 13

A funeral Mass and “Celebration of Life” will be held May 13 for Sal Perricone, who died Nov. 23, 2016. The service will be at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, Amityville.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION OF THE MASSAPEQUA UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWN OF OYSTER BAY AND NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a Public Hearing of the qual More...

Breaking News - 5/10/2017 11:58 AM

Police seek public's help in apprehending thief - Free Access

Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying a subject is wanted in connection with a Petit Larceny that occurred in Massapequa. Police gave this account: More...

Baldinger, Butler and Talento vie for two seats on Massapequa School Board

The Massapequa School District Board of Education has two seats open in the upcoming trustee election/budget vote on May 16, where incumbent Gary Baldinger will run for reelection, while the board’s Vice President Jane Ryan has decided not to s More...

No contest for board in Plainedge Schools

In the Plainedge School District, two people are seeking reelection and are unopposed. More...

Facebook posting raises controversy in race for Massapequa School Board

Brian Butler, a candidate for the Massapequa School Board is crying foul after a letter was posted on Facebook making it appear as if it was an endorsement of his opponents by the St. Rose of Lima sports program. More...

 

People/Social

Cameron Petersen commits to Indiana University-Purdue

Cameron Petersen, former Massapequa Raptors player and current captain of the Massapequa Barnsley Team, has committed to play soccer for Indiana University-Purdue under new Head Coach Brian Barnett.The Division 1 program competes in the Summit League More...

Natalie Murphy and Elizabeth Kohler receive Congressional nomination from Congressman Pete King

Rep. Pete King congratulates Natalie Murphy on receiving a Congressional nomination to the United States Military Academy. More...

Federal immigration policies are largely to blame for MS-13 problems

It is with tremendous relief that our elected officials and law enforcement agencies on Long Island have undertaken a major offensive against the MS-13 gangs. Their presence and violence within our communities cannot be allowed to continue.  More...