October 17, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

New businesses open their doors in Massapequa Park

Two new businesses are coming to Park Boulevard. One of them, Hitch Holiday Market, will offer its guests a taste of home. More...

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Schools/Sports

Plainedge summer robotics experience

Plainedge School District held its annual Summer Robot Experience for its incoming fourth-through sixth-grade students. More...

Farmingdale High School alumni awarded Carey Gabay scholarship

Daniella Levanti, a graduate of Farmingdale High School’s Class of 2018 is a recipient of New York State’s Cary Gabay Scholarship, which honors exceptional students from disadvantaged backgrounds with full scholarships to SUNY schools. More...

Massapequa students mean business

Seven incoming seniors at Massapequa High School participated in the 2018 Molloy College Business Boot Camp this summer.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Frances E. Maher, Amityville resident, and former Brunswick Hospital employee

Frances E. Maher, a resident of Amityville who dedicated much of her life to her community, died August 26, 2018, at St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage. She was 89 years old.  “My mother was a fixture in this town,” said her son Tom. More...

Opinion

Sears is part of America’s story

Every once in a while an idea transformed into a venture becomes part of the fabric of society. Such is the case with Sears, and the announcement of its eventual demise this week is sad.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

PUBLIC COMMENTARY: Time to stand up for a free press: We’re not the enemy

Enough already.  The last couple of years have been an unending barrage against the freedom of the press and the practitioners of this noble trade.  More...

Breaking News - 10/22/2018 2:01 PM

Massapequa, Farmingdale advance to girls, boys soccer playoffs - Free Access

There is less than five miles separating Massapequa and Farmingdale high schools, but the difference in the rival schools girls’ soccer programs is even further apart. More...

Breaking News - 10/22/2018 12:38 PM

Maisel, Lebron lead St. John the Baptist to win over Holy Cross - Free Access

By Dylan Butler A week after a heartbreaking last-second loss to St. Joseph-by-the-Sea and the subsequent long bus ride back from Staten Island, it looked like deja-vu for the St. John the Baptist football team Saturday afternoon in Queens. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 19   •On Fri., October 19 at 2 p.m., the library will have Book Discussion. Book being discussed is Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly. Plainedge, 1060 Hicksville Rd., 516-735-4133.  Saturday, October 20   More...

 

People/Social

Former Massapequa coaching legends inducted into Nassau HS Athletics Hall of Fame

Lou Andre grew up in Valley Stream, graduated Valley Stream South High School and he coached at Lawrence high school.  But his heart is, and always will be, in Massapequa.  More...

Lucas Rumberg, fourth grade Birch Lane student, takes 1st place in N.Y.S. Reflections Program

Lucas Rumberg, a fourth grader at Birch Lane elementary school in the Massapequa school district, earned 1st place in New York State for the PTA Reflections Program.  The theme for the 2017-2018 school year was “Within Reach.”  More...

Massapequa Park author publishes 3rd book in Baby Grand trilogy; book signing this week

Massapequa Park resident Dina Santorelli released “Baby Carter,” the third and final book of the Baby Grand Trilogy, her acclaimed contemporary thriller series  The book was released in paperback on Sept. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

After five years of planning and building, our shelter dogs and cats, plus their luggage, moved into the NEW Babylon Animal Shelter at 80 New Highway in Amityville. You are invited to the Grand Opening festivities scheduled for this Sat. Oct. 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 18   More...

Historical Society Apple Festival Saturday

The Historical Society of the Massapequas will host its Annual Apple Festival on Saturday. Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Massapequa Historical Complex, 4755 Merrick Road, Massapequa.  More...

Flag retirement ceremony

AMVETS Post #88 is hosting a flag retirement ceremony at Tobay Beach, Sat. Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUP R EME C OURTCOUNTY OF NASSAU U.S. More...