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Schools/Sports

Massapequa is a land of machines

Massapequa High School’s Robotics Club has had a successful season, with three of its five teams earning berths at the U.S. Open Robotics Championship in Council Bluffs, Iowa. More...

Farmingdale teacher honored

The Farmingdale School District announced that Farmingdale High School teacher Celia Blum has received her “Distinguished Teacher” award during the Harvard Club’s recent Distinguished Teacher Award Ceremony. More...

Please meet the 2016 local scholars

•Michelle Pedalino, of Massapequa Park, has received her master of science in nursing – leadership and management from Western Governors University, Salt Lake City.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770 www.massapequalibrary.org  •The Harbor Lane Library will offer “Brain Aerobics”   More...

Obituaries

Dom Manocchio, former 30-year Massapequa resident, dies in Florida at 91

Damiano (Dom) Manocchio, a longtime resident of East Massapequa and letter carrier for the Amityville Post Office for 25 years, died April 29, 2017. He was 91 years old.  Mr. More...

Opinion

Our communities remembered

EDITORIAL

And so, the Memorial Day parades were rained out…  That’s always sad because these parades are traditions for families, volunteers, veterans and others. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Medicare isn’t broken. Quit trying to fix it.

Tens of thousands of seniors owe their lives to Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, according to a new study from the University of Illinois.The program reduces mortality rates among the elderly by more than 2 percent annually. More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, June 2 •On Fri., June 2, at 4 p.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Lego Club for Kids, grades 2-6. For the first Friday of each month children can join their friends at the library for 45 minutes of an open-build session. More...

 

People/Social

Brooks honors fallen EMS

NYS Sen. John Brooks honored the dedication and sacrifice of Emergency Medical Services responders in a memorial ceremony held on the Empire State Plaza in Albany. The ceremony was held as part of EMS Week. More...

Fundraiser a team effort for Massapequa High School baseball team

Players on the Massapequa High School varsity baseball team say that sometimes it’s okay to join forces with a rival. More...

Massapequa Park’s annual Earth Day cleanup

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey Pravato, Deputy Mayor Teresa Spinosa, Trustees Tina Schiaffino and Richard Begandy along with Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy, Judges Colin O’Donnell and Rhonda Fischer were joined by some of the More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Staff Sgt. Reckless (c. 1948-68) was a Mongolian mare that served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. 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, June 1   More...

Family Fun Day

The Massapequa School District is hosting this year’s Long Island Tourette Association’s Annual Family Fun Day on Sat., June 10, 1 to 5 p.m. at McKenna School. More...

Hannon invites veterans to special "thank you" dinner

Limited seating - preference given to Sixth Senate District residents

“Serving our country with the utmost courage and honor, the selfless contributions of the veterans of this great nation are an enduring testament to the values of liberty, justice and freedom that all Americans hold dear,” said Senator Ke More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURTCOUNTY OF NASSAUU.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEEFOR CMLTI 2007-AR1,PlaintiffAGAINSTGUSTAVO A. More...