September 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Town and YES join forces to offer Narcan training to the community

To help save lives and further combat the ongoing opioid epidemic, and in recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day, the Town of Oyster Bay will host a free Overdose Prevention & Narcan Training Seminar for residents in partnership with More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, September 8 •On Fri., Sept. 8 at 1 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Hurricane Harvey whipped into a whirlpool of “the Good, the Bad and the Ugly”. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue • 516-798-4607 Massapequa Park • 40 Harbor Lane • 516-799-0770 •On Thurs., Sept. 7 at 7 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library  More...

Obituaries

Ivan Hametz, attorney and former Massapequa School Board member

Ivan Wayne Hametz led a life that was filled with dedication to his community, to his country and to enjoying the finer things in life.  “The idea of service was very much a part of him and it certainly was important for him to work with y More...

Opinion

The challenges of a new school year

As students, teachers and staff begin a new school year, the New York State School Boards Association set down priorities that will help make the 2017-18 school year more productive, more pleasant and more positive for students, and those responsible More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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America’s opioid epidemic can be curbed by driving home need to use alternative formulas

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

For Americans under 50, the leading cause of death used to be injuries caused by accidents. But, now, the biggest killer isn’t car crashes and ladder falls—it’s drug overdoses. More...

Democratic Primary Tuesday for three County seats

On Tues., Sept. 12, registered Democrats will have a choice on who will represent their party in November in three key Nassau County races: County executive, County comptroller and County clerk. More...

MPK Village Board approves $3.5 in bonds

The Massapequa Park Village Board recently approved the issuance of $3.5 million worth of bonds. More...

North Massapequa Fire invites public to attend Memorial Service slated for Sun., Sept. 10

The North Massapequa Fire Department will be hosting its annual memorial service on Sunday evening Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. at the North Massapequa Fire Department's headquarters located at 1000 Broadway in North Massapequa.  More...

 

Schools/Sports

Class of 2020 begins its final chapter at Massapequa

Principal welcomes Ames students at main building

“Welcome to high school,” Principal Patrick DiClemente said to 10th–graders and other newcomers to Massapequa High School during an orientation program on Aug. 31. More...

FOWL BALL

The Quack Attack’s strong August continues with win over York

August was a month to remember for the Long Island Ducks as they got on an epic hot streak and have now overtaken first place in the Liberty Division lead. 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, September 7   More...

Memorial BBQ for troops being held at at Brady Park September 10th

In memory of those that perished on 9/11 and to support our troops, a memorial barbecue will be held Sun., Sept. 10, noon to 6 p.m. at Brady Park, Massapequa Park, field C and D, Lake Shore Drive and Front Street.  More...

Sen. Brooks sponsors blood drive today

Senator John Brooks, in partnership with Senator John E. Brooks is sponsoring a blood drive at the East Farmingdale Fire Department today, Wed., Sept. 6, 2 to 8 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

FARMINGDALE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT Farmingdale, NY NOTICE TO BIDDERS DESCRIPTION: CONCESSION TRAILER BID FOR FARMINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL Sealed proposals will be received by the Board of Educatio More...