February 21, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, February 23 •On Fri., Feb. 23 at 2 p.m., the library will have Fashion Geek for Hire: T-Shirt Revamp Workshop. Kathryn Hunt of Fashion Geek for Hire will be here to show you how to revamp the basic t-shirt. More...

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Schools/Sports

Local students receive congressional nominations from Congressman King

Clara Guarascio, Kevin Cruz, Julianna Cowan, Matthew Weigand, Samuel Mahoney, Dominic Ritorto, Natalie Murphy, Moira Callahan, Zachary Kocienda and James Aird were recently congratulated by Rep. Pete King on receiving Congressional nominations.  More...

Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the Knights of Columbus Memorare Hall, Seaford

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Results of the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show have entered the record books. You probably know Flynn, a Bichon Frise won Best In Show last week.  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, February 22   More...

Plainedge Public Library digital logo art contest

It’s that exciting time again where we need a new logo to represent the Plainedge Public Library. We are now collecting email submissions from our community and the deadline is Sun., April 1, 2018.  More...

Vegan brunches for a new, healthy you

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center will offer a program on making vegan recipes in a hands-on workshop. The program will be held Sat., March 24, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE Supreme Court County Of Nassau Federal National Mortgage Association, Plaintiff AGAINST Salih Senturk, Nazmiye Senturk, et al, Defendant Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly d More...

News from the Past

Park nears reality, Massapequa Post, Nov. 17, 1960:

Massapequa’s 52-acre site on Merrick Road has the distinction of being the first in the state for which acquisition funds have been requested under the recently approved $75,000,000 state parkland bond issue. More...

Hannon: Measure to save health care dollars passes Senate

The New York State Senate passed legislation to protect consumers from a new state “windfall tax” proposed by the Governor. More...

 

People/Social

Grace Early Childhood Center students catch the raindrops

Down comes the rain outside the “two’s” classroom at Grace Early Childhood Center in Massapequa. Teachers Diane McGrath and Katie Meyerowitz are helping the class perform an outdoor science experiment.  More...

Eric Huntstein earns Eagle Scout Honor

Eric Hunstein, shown center, of Troop 339, recently attained the rank of Eagle Scout. He was recognized by Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Town Councilman Thomas P. Hand, N.C. Leg James D. More...

VFW Post 7763 sponsors future service dog from America’s Vetdog

The Sergeant Peter F. Colleran Jr. Post 7763 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Massapequa Park conducts their annual Poppy Drive during the month of May each year. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 More...

Obituaries

William A. Diehl, lifelong Massapequa resident, Grumman aircraft mechanic and Navy veteran

William A. Diehl, a lifelong resident of Massapequa whose family has deep ties to the community, died Jan. 8, 2018. He was 86 years old .  Mr. Diehl attended Amityville High School since Massapequa had no high school at the time. More...

Opinion

Proposed law could save young lives

N.C. Leg. James Kennedy and the GOP majority in the N.C. Legislature have introduced legislation to expand the social host law to include passive acceptance of illegal drugs in private homes.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget cuts aid to local school districts

Dear Editor:  I was appalled and disgusted to read Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget figures for aid to school districts on Long Island’s Nassau County. More...