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Massapequa High School

Class of 2018 is ready for the future

“The world is ready for us,” Massapequa High School salutatorian Nicole Leonick told her fellow graduates on June 18 at Hofstra University at the 62nd annual commencement exercises.  More...

Farmingdale High School

Celebrating 2018 graduates

The Commencement Ceremony for Farmingdale High School’s Class of 2018 was held on Tuesday, June 19th at 6 p.m. at Hofstra University.  More...

Plainedge High School

Congratulations to the Class of 2018
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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, July 26   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Berner 40th reunion set

Berner High School Class of ’78 is holding a 40th reunion Sat., Aug. 11 at noon at the grill areas at Marjorie Post Park by the tennis courts. More...

St. Jude walk

This September, thousands of individuals nationwide will join together in the battle against childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases by participating in the Long Island St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE Supreme Court County Of Nassau Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, d/b/a Christiana Trust, not individually but as trustee for Carlsbad Funding Mortgage Trust, Plaintiff AGAINST Richard J. More...

Massapequan takes his fight against cancer to Mt. Kilimanjaro

“This challenge is no less difficult than what any person who is battling cancer can face,” Massapequa resident Richard Cowan boldly stated on his impending eight-week trek up and down Mount Kilimanjaro. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, July 27   • On Fri., July 27 at 12 p.m., the library will have Cannoli French Toast with Chef Rob Scott. Join Chef Rob Scott for this dessert-inspired breakfast party. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  More...

 

People/Social

Dennis Urban named 2018 New York History Teacher of the Year

Dennis Urban, a resident of Massapequa Park and a social studies teacher at John F. More...

MHS SADD Club "takes action" against drug abuse

Youth Sector Members from Massapequa Takes Action Coalition recently joined nearly 2,000 substance use prevention and treatment specialists from around the world for CADCA’s (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) 17th annual Mid-Year Train More...

LTC Christian Kachel earns early promotion

Amityville native, Major Christian Kachel, United States Army Reserve, was selected for early promotion to Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) on July 3, 2018. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last week we launched the “Guess ALDO’s Breeds” contest, which is ongoing. You still have time to enter your breed hunches for ALDO (shown below) and possibly win a dog DNA kit of your own.  More...

Obituaries

Charles G. Kane, Massapequa resident, U.S. Navy veteran

Charles G. Kane, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and resident of Massapequa Park for almost 60 years, died June 23, 2018. He was 85 years old. Mr. Kane was born in Oceanside and raised in Baldwin. He graduated from Baldwin High School in 1951. More...

Opinion

A lesson for all of us on service and charity

A police officer in Florida came upon a homeless man trying to shave his beard behind a gasoline station. The electric shaver was not working properly and the officer tried to help.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Reader disagrees with cartoon—and editorial

Dear Editor: I completely disagree with your editorial (July 11 & 12) defending the recent cartoon of Kevin Eastwood. More...