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Schools/Sports

Plainedge student accepted in Garcia program

Plainedge School District congratulates Plainedge High School student Nicole Jacobsen for securing a placement at the prestigious Garcia Research Scholar Program.  More...

Montessori Children’s School visits Hofstra University for a lesson in sharing

Students from the three-year old class at the Montessori Children’s School, Jerusalem Avenue, Massapequa, visited the Paper Bag Players at Hofstra University for a lesson in sharing and showing respect for their fellow students. More...

Massapequa Post recognizes student-scholar achievements

•Jake Williams of Massapequa was named SUNYAC Baseball player of the week for the week of April 9. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

“Come here, cutie pie. Do want to go for a walk with your mommy?” Do you speak to your dog in high-pitched, baby talk? Do your friends and family tell you to stop embarrassing them when you do so in public?  More...

Obituaries

Mariano (Mario) Reyes, longtime Massapequa resident, professional baker

Mariano (Mario) Reyes, a longtime resident of Massapequa who was born in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic and had a dream to move to America, died March 24, 2018. He was 81 years old.  More...

Opinion

Be patient with road work, and road work crews

Construction work on Sunrise Highway and other state roadways is underway and from what we observe the work is being done with as little interruption to traffic as possible. The reality is, however, that roadwork always causes delays and detours. More...

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY: A new NAFTA could help cure disease

American, Canadian and Mexican trade negotiators are in the midst of hashing out a new North American Free Trade Agreement. Several contentious issues remain unresolved. More...

MPK Village approves outdoor dining, seating for five restaurants

Now that spring has finally arrived, residents can expect warmer days and more people dining outdoors along Park Boulevard. More...

North Massapequa Senior Center reopens

After a fire caused the closure of the original building last winter, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, Councilwoman Michele Johnson and Councilman Tom Hand this week joined with senior citizens in celebrating the grand re-opening of the To More...

News from the Past

Printed in the Massapequa Post Nov. 28, 1957

Mrs. Ted Grossberg, right, newly elected president of the Rosewood Woman’s Club of Massapequa, receives her gavel of office from outgoing president Mrs. Irving Helfand. Mrs. More...

 

People/Social

Local standout students in sports 2018:

•Misericordia University men’s lacrosse standout Matt Beck of Massapequa Park has been name the MAC Freedom Defensive Player of the week. This the second time this season he has earned the award. More...

Massapequa Philharmonic extends contract for David Bernard, orchestra leader

The Massapequa Philharmonic, the principal orchestra serving Massapequa and Long Island, has extended David Bernard’s contract as their music director. The extension secures Bernard’s position with the orchestra until 2020.  More...

Massapequa American Legion hosts Appreciation Night Awards

Massapequa American Legion Post 1066’s Annual Committeemen Appreciation Night Awards was held recently, commending Legionnaire of the Year Joseph Clark (center) who was selected by the organization in recognition of his dedication to the Post a 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. THURSDAY, May 17 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Town of Oyster Bay offering summer internship program

The Town of Oyster Bay is offering an opportunity for college students to gain meaningful work experience through a new internship program for the 2018 summer season. More...

Massapequa Garden Club annual plant sale

The Massapequa Park Garden Club’s annual plant sale will be held Sat., June 2, at 4 Cedar Dr., Farmingdale, just off Hempstead Turnpike, a block east of the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway. New, later hours this year will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

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Public Notices

PUBLIC HEARING CALENDAR NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 246, Article III, Section 246-18-E of the Code of the Town of Oyster Bay, notice i More...