October 3, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

NMFD to host Open House Friday, October 12; Rag-A-Muffin parade registration held that day

The North Massapequa Fire Department (NMFD) will be hosting its Annual Fire Prevention Open House on Friday October 12, 2018 at its headquarters, 1000 Broadway, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. NMFD Chief Joseph Pesale Jr. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Saturday, October 6   •On Sat., October 6 at 2 p.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Exotic Animals with Tackapausha. Tackapausha Musuem will be here with a variety of animals that may include snakes, lizards or parrots. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

FOWL BALL

Ducks head to 3rd straight league championship

For the third straight season, the Long Island Ducks are headed back to the Atlantic League Championship Series.  With a 3-2 victory in 10 innings on September 23 on the road at Somerset in game five of the best-of-five Liberty Division Champion More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

I am not a fan of high school reunions, but I love dog reunions. That’s why the annual Last Hope Animal Rescue Barbecue is my favorite rescue event of the year. More...

The Sunrise Hwy. Trail - Part 1

During the winter of 1930, an incident on Sunrise Highway was reported in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle newspaper on Tuesday, February 11: “The open road appealed to three boys more than life in a Brooklyn orphanage, so they scaled the walls of the More...

Opinion

Hoppin’ mad about politics? Take it out at the voting booth!

It is easy to reflect on the current state of politics and say “never before have Americans been so divided.”  But anyone who takes 10 minutes to review America’s history knows that is far from the case.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Animal research is crucial for pets—and their owners

A team of researchers is testing a groundbreaking vaccine that could prevent cancer in dogs.  More...

AMHS Hall of Fame dinner set for October 5

The Amityville Hall of Fame is honoring seven of its former athletes at a dinner event to be held Fri., Oct. 5, 7 p.m. at Amityville High School. The cost in advance is $25 per person; $30 at the door. More...

 

People/Social

Plainedge H.S. senior Nicole Jacobsen named semifinalist in Scholarship competition

The Plainedge School District is proud to announce that Plainedge High School senior Nicole Jacobsen has been named a semifinalist in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship competition. More...

Community, police go on pooch patrol

Hundreds of residents, as well as police and animal advocates came to the aid of a pooch named Toretto who went missing this summer. More...

Massapequa Troop 660 plants flags as tribute to victims of 9/11/2001

Massapequa’s Troop 660 planted flags as a tribute to the victims that perished on Sept. 11, 2001. The troop was joined by Arrow of Light Scouts from Packs 66 and 696.  More...

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, October 4   More...

Town of Oyster Bay announces Hurricane Florence drive

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, Councilman Thomas Hand and Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeffrey Pravato announced that the Town and Village are collecting food and supplies to support the urgent relief efforts for the victims of Hurrican More...

TOB receiver of taxes reminds of mortgage notification

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes, James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage.  More...

Legals - Free Access

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...