July 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Farmingdale breaks ground on new athletic fields at district schools

Work begins on Saltzman Elementary School playing fields

The Farmingdale School District has announced the groundbreaking on the first installment of the district’s facilities upgrade initiative. More...

Makerspace program continues to grow in Massapequa

The Massapequa School District’s popular elementary Makerspace program continues to grow, as instruction has been added for students in the early grades. More...

Clarification

•An article that appeared in the July 5 edition (New controversy surrounds MSD 6th-grade reconfiguration plan) stated that at its June 15 school board meeting, the board “adjourned” to go into executive session. More...

Opinion

Beware of the latest scams

Despite coverage of the ongoing telephone scams, most targeted at senior citizens, we continue to hear about local residents who have become victims of these unscrupulous crooks.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Trustee Tim Taylor’s concern is well documented in national studies

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor: More...

Lawmakers call for safety changes at dangerous F'dale intersection

New York State Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino and Sen. John Brooks held a press conference last week to demand improvements at the intersection of Route 109 and Main Street in Farmingdale. More...

 

People/Social

Brian Butler to be sworn in to Massapequa School Board tomorrow; majority shifts on reconfiguration plan but voters to decide in January

Tomorrow, newly elected Trustee Brian Butler will be sworn in to the Massapequa School Board. More...

Iconis receives Friends of Foreign Language award

Massapequa School District Superintendent of Schools Lucille F. Iconis received the Friends of Foreign Language Award from Long Island Language Teachers. More...

Massapequa Chamber of Commerce holds installation luncheon

The Massapequa Chamber of Commerce held its annual installation and recognition luncheon at Bar Louie in the Westfield Mall June 22. Robert Barrett was sworn in to his second term as president and told the crowd that Massapequa is a special place. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

I miss Molly; always will. Molly was an exceptional cat, one who could never spend enough time with people. In fact, she was returned to Babylon Shelter in 2011 for being “too friendly.” Not your typical reason for surrender. More...

Events & Calendar

POST Calendar of Events

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, July 13   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public and Legal Notices - Your Right to Know

Index No.: 15-001849. Date Filed: 06/21/17. SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS WITH NOTICE Plaintiff designates Nassau County as the Place of Trial. Designation of Venue is based upon the situs of the Subject Property. Subje More...