November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Village purchases two new trucks

New dump trucks are coming to Massapequa Park. At a recent meeting, the Village Board approved spending $106,785 to purchase two Ford F-350 trucks. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

P'edge FB clinches playoff spot with GW TD over Wantagh

It was already a foregone conclusion that Plainedge football would be heading back to the playoffs, but they just wanted to leave no doubt about securing home field. More...

Mustangs bedevil Levittown for fourth straight win

The Mustang defense prepares to unleash hellfire on the Red Devils in Week 5

10- 22- 17 – The Mustang Seniors hosted the Levittown Red Devils at sunny Burns Park in a game that was never really in doubt even before the opening kick- off. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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, November 9   More...

South Shore Audubon Society to present “Bald Eagles Nesting on LI”

Bald Eagles Nesting on Long Island will be presented by Michael Scheibel at the South Shore Audubon Society meeting on Tues., Nov. 21. 7:30 p.m. at the Freeport Memorial Library, 144 W. Merrick Rd. at South Ocean Avenue.  More...

Suffolk Crime Stoppers search for couple with stolen credit cards

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two people who used stolen credit cards at a Farmingdale store.  A man and woman used stolen credit cards t More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that a license, number 1306093 for liquor, beer and wine has been applied for by the undersigned to sell liquor, beer and wine at retail under the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law at 82 Main Street. Port Washington, N.Y. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Sunday, November 12 More...

Town of Oyster Bay announces Quality-of-Life Task Force

In order to protect and preserve the quality of life throughout the Town of Oyster Bay and address on-going Town-wide issues with illegal housing, non-maintenance of property and other quality-of-life concerns. More...

 

People/Social

Elijah McKelvin, U.S. Navy, WWII, found opportunity in a segregated military

When he was 16 years old, Elijah McKelvin left the little town where he was born and raised, Moultrie, Georgia, and moved to New York.  “I was wanted to escape segregation and look for freedom and opportunity,” he recalls.  More...

Cliff Ivie, Vietnam veteran who came home to an unwelcoming country

Though it has been nearly five decades since his honorable discharge from the United States Marines, Cliff Ivie of Massapequa still carries uncountable and vivid memories from his time in the service during the Vietnam War. More...

For veteran Joseph Regina, service is an enduring part of his life

For Vietnam veteran Joseph Regina, serving his country isn’t just a job— it’s a lifelong mission. More...

Opinion

Remembering always those who served our country with distinction and pride

This week’s edition is a tribute to our veterans. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY - Reclaim New York calls for the elimination of “illegal fees”

On the steps of the County legislature, Reclaim New York Initiative called on Nassau County legislators to reject all $59 million in illegal fee increases from the County executive’s proposed budget, and urged the elimination of illegal fees al More...