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Northside Elementary school enjoys first ever STEAM night

Northside Elementary School’s Shared Decision-Making Committee planned and facilitated the school’s first ever STEAM Night, which was attended by more than 170 students, each with a parent or guardian to share in the night’s activit More...

Lockhart kindergartners become authors

Every story has a beginning, a middle and an end, a concept that kindergartners recently used in their writing at Lockhart Elementary School in the Massapequa School District.  More...

Massapequa mock trial team argues its way to federal court

Massapequa High School’s mock trial team continues to impress at local and regional competitions, including a victory at the Long Island Mentor Moot Court Competition in November.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Whether or not you are religious, the birth at Bethlehem opens our collective consciousness at Christmas time. Tales of individuals left homeless, hungry and cold are particularly poignant around the holidays. More...

Obituaries

Sister Maureen Coyne, Dominican sister from Amityville

Early on Monday morning, December 17, 2018, the beloved Sister Maureen Coyne, who was a lector at her home parish, Our Lady of the Assumption in Copiague, died Dec. 17, 2018. More...

Opinion

It’s time to begin writing the next chapter in our lives

It is that time of year when we close one year and look ahead to another. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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A special holiday treat, compliments of Amityville High School music department

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

We had the great good fortune to experience Handel’s Messiah last week at Lincoln Center. It was an experience we will never forget.  More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, December 28   •On Fri., December 28 at 10 a.m., the library will have Little Potions. Come create your own wizard hat and magical potions in this exciting program. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  More...

 

People/Social

Saladino and Town Board honor Sergeant John Carter of Farmingdale

Marine Sergeant John Carter of Farmingdale (front row third from left), who served eight years in the Marines and was part of Iraq Invasion in 2003, The Battle of An Nasiriyah and participated in Operation Southern Watch and Enduring Freedom, was rec More...

Gary Perischetti installed as Massapequa Fire Commissioner

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino (second from left) and Town Councilman Tom Hand (third from right) recently joined with members of the Massapequa Fire District to install Gary Perischetti as Massapequa Fire Commissioner.  More...

Two Massapequa teens to the rescue at fire

Shortly after 4 p.m., November 15, two Massapequa teens were walking on Merrick Road in Massapequa when smoke coming from a home caught their attention. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 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.  FRIDAY, December 28   More...

TOB, Drug Free LI to host parent seminar on teen drug addiction, prevention

The Town of Oyster Bay will partner with Drug Free Long Island to host a special seminar focusing on the effects of drugs of abuse on the teen brain on Wednesday, December 12, at Massapequa High School, in the Little Theatre. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUP R EME C OURTCOUNTY OF NASSAU BAYVIEW LOAN SERVICING, LLC, Plaintiff, AGAINST CHARLES M. More...