August 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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FOWL BALL

Ducks get swept by Somerset in weekend set

After starting the second half of the season by winning six of their first nine games, the Ducks hosted division leader Somerset for a weekend set.  More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

“A dog can listen and he can even read. Not the books, those are capable everyone except him...The dog can read the heart...” Fabrizio Caramagna, writer and aphorist.  And now for the scientific evidence:  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Vanna Palumbo, former Massapequa and Seaford resident, renowned opera singer, music teacher

Vanna Palumbo, a renowned Long Island opera singer and music teacher, died July 15, 2018 in Inverness, Florida. She had lived most of her life in Massapequa and Seaford and also resided at one time in Lindenhurst.  Ms. More...

Opinion

Shout out to road crews and summer

A lot of repairs and construction on our roads and highways has been going on since spring and we wanted to send a “shout out” to the men and women who do this kind of work. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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A very proud grandfather­— and lifelong Mets fan—hails joy for both

I have been a baseball fan for 71 years and an avid Mets fan since 1962. I am proud to say that I was at Shea for the last game of the 1969 World Series, after I “called in sick” from my teaching job. More...

Massapequa schools getting upgrades this summer

At left, the new floor meets the old floor at Unqua Elementary School, where work is taking place in original section of the building from 1952. More...

Weekend Events

Friday, August 3   •On Fri., August 3 at 3:30 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Drop-In Craft. Drop by during craft time for a quick and simple craft. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770.  More...

 

People/Social

Kathleen Murphy honored with Friend of Veterans Award

Kathleen Murphy of Massapequa was honored by the Town of Oyster Bay with the Friend of Veterans Volunteer Award at the Town’s Veterans Volunteer Awards Ceremony, held in conjunction with the Town’s Annual “Salute to America” C More...

Congratulations to local scholars...

•The following local students have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Delaware: Jamie Ahlers, of Massapequa; Daniela Ben-Eliezer, of Farmingdale; Hallie Bowles, of Farmingdale; Jessica Brower, of Massapequa; Francesca Capuc More...

Locals among those named Women of Distinction in Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, Councilwoman Michele Johnson and Councilman Louis Imbroto hosted a special ceremony honoring extraordinary women in local communities. 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, August 2   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

2018 Job Fair on August 14 at Adelphi University

If you’re looking for a job, or want to make a career changing move, join Sen. Kemp Hannon at his 2018 Job Fair to be held Aug. 14, at Adelphi University (Center for Recreation and Sports, South Avenue), from 5 to 8 p.m.  More...

Annual steak fry at Lindenhurst gazebo in Village on August 18

The Lindenhurst Loyal Order of Moose will hold its annual steak fry at the Lindenhurst gazebo in the Village, Sat., Aug 18, noon to 8 p.m. The rain date is Sun., Aug 19.   More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

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...