August 8, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 10   •On Fri., August 10 at 5:30 p.m., the library will have Kids Karaoke. Let it go! Come sing your heart out with our karaoke machine. Don’t be nervous because Miss Nicole will be there to cheer you on! More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2018 local scholars

•The following students were named to the president’s list at SUNY Potsdam: Courtney Conkling, of Massapequa; Thomas Eustaquio, of Farmingdale; Elizabeth O’Byrne, of Massapequa.  •The following students have been named to t More...

Chamber president receives award for service in Massapequa

Mayor Jeffrey P. Pravato presented a citation to Robert Barrett for his service as president of the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce and welcomed Jamie Bogenshutz as the new incoming president at the annual installation ceremony.   More...

Massapequa students inducted into national tech honor society

Five Massapequa UFSD students attending Nassau BOCES Barry Tech were recently inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS). More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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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 9   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

L.I. Heart Walk to be held Sept. 16

The American Heart Association is encouraging physical activity this fall. Commit to a healthy life, raising funds and raising heartbeats at the annual Heart Walk. The Long Island Heart Walk will take place on Sun., Sept. More...

NY State grant to help train med students at local business school

The Department of Intergovernmental Affairs has been awarded a grant from the New York State Department of Labor to train unemployed workers in Medical Office Administration or Medical Billing Specialist programs at Hunter Business School in Levittow More...

Breaking News - 8/14/2018 4:26 PM

Massapequa physics teacher arrested and charged with child pornography - Free Access

A physics teacher at Massapequa High School, whose home was raided by federal agents in April, has pled not guilty in federal court in Central Islip to one count of transportation of child pornography and two counts of possession of child pornography More...

Massapequa High School Class of '68 celebrates 50 years

“My high school career makes me feel like I was in a Frankie Avalon movie.”-Joseph Garone  “Happy to see classmates; it’s good to see friendly faces.”-George Romano  “Some things change and some things do More...

News from the Past

Eleanor Lewis is guest speaker at American Legion meeting

IT’S THROWBACK THURSDAY: Printed in the April 19, 1956, edition of the Massapequa Post-Mrs. Anne Knapp, right, president of the Massapequa American Legion Auxiliary welcomes Mrs. Eleanor Lewis, Nassau County chairman to Massapequa. Mrs. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa welcomes new fine and performing arts director

Kelly Anne Gelfer has joined the Massapequa School District as the new director of fine and performing arts. She will oversee music and art programs at the elementary, middle and high school levels.  More...

Honor Flight L.I. taking eligible veterans to Washington D.C.

Does your family have a dad, mom, aunt, uncle, granddad, grandma or cousin, who is a military veteran? Would he/she like a free, early-morning flight to Washington, D.C., for a one-day tour of WWII, Korean, Vietnam and other memorials? More...

Massapequa resident crowned Ms. NY Senior America 2018 and Ms. Congeniality Senior

With the release of her fourth album scheduled for September, Maureen Griffin Damone, Long Island’s Biker Girl, just earned the title of Ms. New York Senior America 2018 and Ms. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Saturday, August 18 is a special event called Clear the Shelters. More...

Opinion

Calling out Trump and Cuomo

President Donald Trump and New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo have something in common. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Finding human lessons in the work of a civilized artist

It was about 12 years ago that I first saw Gordon Bok at an event hosted by the Folk Music Society of Huntington. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of MMAMANG11762 LLC, a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on June 26, 2018. More...