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Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 27   •On Fri., Oct. 27 at 3:30 p.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Halloween Drop-In Craft. Ages 3 and up can come in for a fun and easy holiday craft. Massapequa, 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Massapequa H.S. visits School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Stony Brook

Students in the oceanography course at Massapequa High School recently took a trip to the School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at Stony Brook Southampton. More...

Ninth graders staying fit at Ames Campus with fitness club

Massapequa High School’s Ames Campus has introduced a new way for students to stay fit. More than a dozen ninth-graders attended the first afterschool workout of the Fitness Club on Oct. 18.  More...

Patriotic singers at Eastplain Elementary School

After the Pledge of Allegiance is recited, different classes at Eastplain Elementary School in the Plainedge School District visit the main office to sing a patriotic song over the PA system.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   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, October 26 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Narconon screenings available

Narconon wants to educate families on the new escalated risk Fentanyl has added to opiate abuse. Fentanyl has been found to be 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin and has a greatly increased chance of overdose. More...

LI multi-chamber salute to veterans

The Farmingdale Chamber is hosting its first annual Long Island Multi- Chamber Salute to Veterans Networking cocktail evening on Wed., Nov. 8, 6 to 9 p.m. at the American Airpower Museum. More...

NYS Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino takes "toxic tour" to lobby against pollution

New York State Assemblywoman Christine Pellegrino (D-9th District) joined with Assemblyman Steve Englebright, chair of the Committee on Environmental Conservation, to tour a toxic site in Massapequa, and press for its immediate cleanup as well as to More...

MPK and K of C Halloween Costume parade set for Oct. 29

The Knights of Columbus, Lady of the Island Council, together with the Village of Massapequa Park, will sponsor the annual Halloween Costume Parade on Sun., Oct. 29, in Brady Park. Registration for the parade will begin at 12 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

N.C. exec candidates Laura Curran and Jack Martins square off at debate

Nassau County executive candidates Jack Martins and Laura Curran joined Village mayors and residents for a debate at LIU Post University Oct. 17, where they discussed a variety of issues that will shape their administrations, if elected on Nov. 7. More...

Labriola and Schnirman vie for County comptroller’s spot

Like his counterparts running in the Town of Oyster Bay, Democrat Jack Schnirman is relying upon the blowback from the corruption charges pending against N.C. Exec. More...

O’Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr., squares off against Dean Hart

James Altadonna Jr., a former business owner and Massapequa Park Village mayor, is seeking his third two-year term as Oyster Bay Town clerk. He faces opposition from Dean Hart, a licensed optician, teacher and lecturer. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Here’s looking at you, Kid!” Humphrey Bogart would be so intrigued with new canine research from the University of Portsmouth in Britain.This study found dogs produce more facial expressions when humans are looking at them. More...

Opinion

The Post’s endorsements for November 2017

EDITORIAL

Whenever an individual takes an oath to work honestly on behalf of the public and then violates that oath, public trust and confidence is eaten away. This kind of crime impacts on communities, government and democracy. More...

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Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

The following resolution adopted by the Board, September 13, 2017 after due consideration of the following: A public notice published on August 30, 2017 in the Massapequa Post and Massapequa Observer; A public meeting on September More...