August 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Takes Action seeking volunteers for drug survey

Residents know all too well about heroin, fentanyl and prescription drug misuse as it has destroyed families and lives throughout the Massapequas. More...

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Schools/Sports

Farmingdale Adopt a Survivor program keeps the history alive

The Ambassadors’ Club at Farmingdale High School hosted an assembly in the Lecture Hall on May 29, as the culminating event of a program called Adopt a Survivor. More...

Farmingdale senior Aidan Piranio recognized as National Merit Scholarship Recipient

Farmingdale High School senior Aidan Piranio has been recognized as a National Merit Scholarship Recipient for the 2017- 2018 school year. More...

Eastplain Elementary School students study the life cycle of chicks

Second-graders at Eastplain Elementary School in the Plainedge School District had been studying the life cycle of chicks. In a hands-on lesson, the students watched eggs incubate and then hatch. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

James Patrick Fogarty, Jr., Massapequa Park resident, NYPD Inspector and veteran

James Patrick Fogarty, Jr., a longtime resident of Massapequa Park, died Sat., Aug. 4 at Connecticut Hospice. He was 82 years old. Mr. Fogarty was born on June 6, 1936 and raised in The Bronx. He served as a Naval Reservist for eight years.  More...

Opinion

A time for leaving home —and childhood behind

A story in this week’s paper outlines the excitement, apprehension and optimism of young students heading off to college for the first time. These students represent the thousands in our communities who are making this Rite of Passage.  More...

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Column hits home for one avid runner

Dear Editor: Re: Public Commentary, Aug. 15, 2018 I very much appreciated Dr. Glenn Mollette’s column in is this week’s Post. More...

Massapequa physics teacher arrested for possession of child pornography

Reaction was strong and swift last week as news spread that a Massapequa High School teacher was arrested and charged with possession and transportation of child pornography.  More...

Summer Weekend Events

Saturday, August 25   •On Sat., August 25 at 2 p.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have The Greatest Showman – Teen Movie & Sing Along! More...

 

People/Social

They’re moving from home into their futures

The hopes, dreams and apprehensions of this year’s incoming college freshman

In a 10-by-12-foot room are two beds, two desks, and a closet or two if you are lucky. There’s a little sunlight, masked by the harsh fluorescents above, and the summer heat makes the air stuffy. But this isn’t an unpleasant place. More...

Christopher Carman achieves Eagle Scout Honor

Christopher Carman of Troop 776 of Massapequa was recently by honored Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino at his Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony. More...

International LL Juniors make history—and Massapequa proud

The Massapequa International Little League Junior Division made history as only the third Junior team to win the New York State Championship  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last Saturday was Clear the Shelters 2018. NBC- and Telemundoowned stations teamed up with 1,200 shelters across the country that waive or reduce their adoption fees during this day so more pets in need find loving homes. 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 23 More...

YES 50th anniversary of ‘Hair’ musical

Join YES Community Counseling as it celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the musical “Hair” with a special performance at the Cultural Arts Playhouse in Syosset.  This event will take place on Thurs., Sept. 27 at 8 p.m.. More...

Evening of Arias in Babylon Village

The Babylon Village Arts Council is hosting an evening of arias from wellknown operas sung by internationally acclaimed rising opera professionals on Sat., Sept. More...

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Public Notices

REFEREE’S NOTICE OF SALE IN FORECLOSURE SUPREME COURT – COUNTY OF NASSAU CITIMORTGAGE, INC., Plaintiff – against – DONALD SHERIDAN, et al Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclos More...