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Massapequa baseball finishes stellar season at state final

Ask any baseball player and they will tell you that the season is a grind. Massapequa baseball played 21 games prior to the playoffs and by the time they made it to the state finals they had played an additional nine playoff games.  More...

Farmingdale alum Hadnagy honored as finalist of NCAA women’s top award

As a three-sport athlete at Farmingdale High School, racked up about as many awards as someone can.  Playing soccer, basketball and lacrosse, Nadine Hadnagy was a three-time All- County lacrosse player. More...

Hummingbird presentation at Massapequa Garden Club meeting July 19

Hummingbirds and butterflies are beautiful, interesting and important according to Bill Erdman. He will explain why at the next Massapequa Park Garden Club meeting.   More...

Obituaries

James Anziano, technology teacher and athletic coach in Farmingdale School District

The Farmingdale School District recently came together to honor the life of its technology teacher and coach, Jim Anziano, who died unexpectedly June 10 at age 56. Mr. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL AND PUBLIC NOTICES

Date: 06/13/2017 Applicant: Vito D’Allessandro Facility: D’Allessandro Property 7 Jefferson Pl/ NCTM#65-136-158 Massapequa NY 11758 Application ID: 1-2824- 03256/00001 Permit (s) Applied for:&n More...

Beaches, parks, pools officially open for summer in Oyster Bay

Tricia Pflaun, Ann Marie Banushi and several other mothers from East Lake Elementary School in Massapequa were following a time-honored tradition last week when they took their children down to Tobay Beach to celebrate the end of school and the begin More...

New controversy surrounds MSD 6th-grade reconfiguration plan

Residents question whether board violated open meetings law

A controversial decision by the Massapequa School Board to move forward with a plan to relocate the sixth grade into middle school, and to hold an advisory vote on the question in January has, in itself, become controversial.  Some members of th More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa HS junior and senior honored by VFW Post 7763

Christopher D. Hadsell, a senior at Massapequa High School, and Thomas DiGennaro, a junior at the school, were recently recognized by the Sgt. Peter P. Colleran Jr., VFW Post No. More...

Jane Ryan honored

The Massapequa School District Board and Superintendent Lucille F. Iconis honored departing trustee Jane Ryan, right, at the June 15 meeting. More...

Local scholars

•Named to the dean’s list at James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, for the spring semester are Massaspequa residents Caitlin Bossert, Christina Trombadore and Sara Storti and from Massapequa Park are Kailey White, Shannon Umhaf More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Eleven years ago one paragraph on page 19 in William F. Stifel’s book- THE DOG SHOW, 125 Years of Westminster- set me on a thrilling quest, and enriched the heritage of Babylon Village. The pivotal paragraph reads as follows:  More...