August 9, 2017 RSS feed / People/Social

Berner Middle School makes great use of technology in the classroom

Essays and tests aren’t the only ways in which students can express their understanding of literature, which is why Robert Joyce, an eighth-grade English language arts teacher at Berner Middle School in the Massapequa School District, makes gre More...

N.C. executive and comptroller candidates hold Town Hall meeting at American Legion

Nassau County executive candidate Jack Martins and Nassau County comptroller candidate Steve Labriola held their first Town Hall meeting onThurs., July 20.The event was held at the American Legion in Massapequa.The two candidates spoke with Massapequ More...

VFW Post #7763 hosts annual Korean War Memorial Ceremonies

The Peter F. Colleran Veterans of Foreign War Post #7763 rcenently held its annual Korean War Memorial Ceremony at the triangle of Mayflower Avenue and Lake Shore Drive, Massapequa Park. More...

Local Airforce and Army Military promotions

U.S. Air Force Airman Donovan Gilhooly graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Massapequa Woman's Club awards scholarships

The Woman’s Club of Massapeuqa awarded two monetary scholarships to Massapequa High School seniors Melissa Dahlquist and Jessica Fehn. Del Genovese is the chair of the child welfare department of the Womans Club of Massapequa. More...

Evan K. Ryan recognized by local officials on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy recently attended an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony where they congratulated Evan K. More...

Airman Xavier K. Watkins completes basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Xavier K. More...

Massapequa residents awarded at Marcum running challenge

Among the highlights of the awards ceremony that followed the 12th annual Marcum Workplace Challenge at Jones Beach State Park on July 25 was the presentation of the inaugural Benson/Sangesland Volunteer Award to North Massapequa resident Myron Bello More...

Massapequa Park resident Deanna Jankowski named "Nassau NYAPT Driver of the Year"

Deanna Jankowski, a school bus driver with Educational Bus Transportation and a resident of Massapequa Park, has received the Driver of the Year award from the Nassau Chapter of the New York Association for Pupil Transportation (NYAPT). More...

Commander William Colfer honored by Mayor Jeffrey Pravato at VFW commander's dinner

Mayor Jeffrey Pravato attended the VFW Post 7763 commander’s dinner and installation ceremony where he swore in the officers of VFW Post 7763. More...

Gregory Cespites honored by Town of Oyster Bay officials

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph S. More...

John McGovern honored as model lifeguard by Oyster Bay

As a physical education teacher working in the Massapequa School District, John McGovern felt lifeguarding was the perfect summer job. More...

Students at Temple Sinai Nursery School learn and have fun

Everything!” shouted Adam when asked what was his favorite part of nursery school. Jumping up and down, Ryder and Ethan concurred. “Everything,” they said. More...

POST Biz Beat

N.C. Legs. James D. Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker joined the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce in welcoming Kona Ice to the community. This Hawaiian-style mobile franchise serves shaved ice that customers can flavor themselves. More...

MPK Mayor Jeffrey Pravato congratulates Sons of Italy scholarship winners

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended the Sons of Italy annual awards and scholarship ceremony. More...

Saladino joins Bill "The Wiseman" Wise on air

Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino recently had the opportunity to go on the air with wellknown radio personality Bill Wise, aka The Wiseman, the morning drive host and program director for WHLI. More...

Eagle Scout honored by Massapequa mayor

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato attended an Eagle Scout Ceremony honoring Kevin Hitchings who attained the rank of Eagle Scout and presented him with a citation acknowledging his achievement.   More...

Sons of Italy hosts annual picnic

On July 30, the Sons of Italy Columbus Lodge 2143 hosted its annual picnic where members and their families enjoyed a beautiful day together at Marjorie Post Park. More...

Massapequa girl scouts receive Gold Award at Adelphi

Girl Scouts of Nassau County recently presented more than 70 Gold Awards—including one to Delaney Batik, Camryn Bonetti and Shannon Brust of the Massapequa Association— during a ceremony hosted at Adelphi University. More...

Eagle Scout William D. Thomas receives citation

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato presented William D. Thomas with a citation at his Court of Honor in recognition of his achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.   More...