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Schools/Sports

Massapequa Mock Trial team impresses in competitions

Massapequa High School’s Mock Trial teams recently took part in competitions that gave students practical experience in the law field.  More...

Farmingdale High School student artists prepare for college

The Farmingdale School District recently invited professors from Adelphi University, The Hartford School and Farmingdale College to help Farmingdale High School student artists prepare their college portfolios. More...

Farmingdale College wins SUNY award for commitment to diversity

Farmingdale State College (FSC) has won SUNY’s Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice Award, in the award’s inaugural year.  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, December 21 More...

Basketball alumni will take on cancer in Mass.

The annual Massapequa Basketball Alumni Game, Coaches and Alumni vs. Cancer, will be held on Sat., Dec. 30, noon to 2 p.m., at Massapequa High School. More...

LI Crisis Center offers some free holiday advice

Holiday time—we’re supposed to feel happy! So, when we get a case of the holiday blues, we think, “There must be something wrong with me.”  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO BIDDERS Extension of Bid Opening The Board of Education of the Plainedge Union Free School District hereby extends the bid opening date, previously advertised on December 6, 2017, from December 19, 2017 at More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 22   •On Fri., Dec. 22 at 10 a.m., the library will have Skill Builders. More...

 

People/Social

Robert Walsh, of Farmingdale, reenlists with the 69th Infantry

Sergeant First Class Robert Walsh, of Farmingdale, has reenlisted to continue service with the Company D, 1-69th Infantry.  Major General Anthony P. More...

Eagle Scout Ceremony held for Michael Stecker Jr. of Troop 689

Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Michael Stecker Jr. of Troop 689 in Seaford was held recently and attended by Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr.  More...

St. Rose second graders use two-dimensional figures to problem solve

The St. Rose second grade students in Class 2-109, used their knowledge of two-dimensional figures to problem solve. Using the attribute information of sides or angles, they drew the shape and create it on the geo board using rubber bands. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

So you think your dog can dance? Our Afghan Hound ballerinas certainly can! More...

Opinion

Thanks to those who help make Christmas merry

Just a few shout outs before Christmas.  •The Town of Babylon’s Christmas light display is absolutely beautiful this year—a real reminder of a Silent Night. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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The Constitution deals with sexual abuse in Congress

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

According to the media members of Congress of both major political parties are dropping like flies to a fly-swatter in a barn: Senator Al Franken, Congressmen John Conyers, Ruben Kihuen, Blake Farenthold, Joe Barton, Trent Franks, Alcee Hastings, in More...