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Berner Middle School early morning choral group performs

The holiday lighting at Klestinec Park on Dec. 2 was made even more festive thanks to the performance of the Early Morning Risers choral group from Berner Middle School in the Massapequa School District. More...

LI Elite teams win Big East National Tournament

Long Island Elite, a 501c3 organization that was started to allow players who love to play football to have a chance to compete on a national scale, has been sending teams to national championships since 2011, winning none to date.   More...

Athletes from the Massapequas win 2017 GLIRC championship awards

Congratulations go to local athletes Lisa Sala of Massapequa Park, Kelly Demeri of Massapequa Park, Ryan Demeri of Massapequa Park, Sherry Bellovin of North Massapequa, Glenn Morse of Massapequa, Sherry Bellovin of North Massapequa and John Stauber o More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Lydia Palermino, longtime Massapequa resident and Ladies Garment Workers Union employee, at 99

The week before Christmas Lydia Palermino got all dressed up—including wearing 3-inch high heels—to attend Amityville Village Senior Center’s annual Christmas party. More...

Opinion

The darkness brought light to my heart

I attended a concert at the Prudential Center in Jersey City in early December. A crowd of almost 30,000 people waited anxiously for the show to start. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Selling out the needs of Americans to protect the undocumented is a violation of public trust

Conventional wisdom says that Democrats hold all the cards when it comes to the upcoming debate on Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals. More...

Audit finds MPK finances in order

The Massapequa Park Village Board acknowledged receipt of an audit by the Office of the New York State Comptroller for the period of June 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Saturday, January 6   •On Sat., Jan. 6 at 9:30 a.m., the library will have Zumba Tone Fitness with Cathy. Plainedge, 1060 Hicksville Rd., 516-735-4133.  Sunday, January 7   More...

 

People/Social

Woman's Club serenaded by chorus

The Chordalaires, a Choral Group of the American Association of University Women, under the direction of Carol Nelson, performed for the Woman’s Club of Massepequa at their holiday luncheon on More...

FDNY Nascar Truck Series Race Car visits FHS

The Farmingdale School District’s Farmingdale High School automotive students were recently visited by driver Kyle Soper and his FDNY NASCAR as part of a district initiative to connect classroom material to the real world. More...

Oyster Bay Brewing Co. and Town officials announce job opportunities

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Councilwoman Michele Johnson announced a new On-the-Job Training Program with a local business aimed to return jobs to the community.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Out with the old; in with the new.” There were many joyful pet and shelter rescue moments in 2017. 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, January 4   •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...

External Diploma Program at Western Suffok BOCES

The External Diploma Program offers adults 21 and over the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences and earn a high school equivalency diploma without the challenge of taking lengthy timed examinations.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

INCORPORATED VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the provision of the State of New York, that a Public Hearing will be held by the Zoning Board of Appeals in the Inc More...