August 27, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

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Massapequa students attend HIV/AIDS

Peer Education Program

On Saturday, May 10 and Saturday, May 31, 17 students from Mass-apequa More...

Plainedge teens complete studies at Barry Tech

Six Plainedge High School students were among over 500 teenagers who recently completed programs at the Joseph M. Barry Career and Technical Education Center (Barry Tech). More...

S.T.A.R. Illuminates Massapequa Library

As part of the culmination to the PTA sponsored Parents As Reading Partners (PARP) program, Fairfield Elementary School students in Massapequa had their original poetry featured in the Bar Harbor Library. More...


Arthur Nemetz, avid golfer and fisherman

Arthur Nemetz, who lived in Amityville and is the father of two local residents, died August 4, 2003. More...

Kendall Muncy, former Amityville School Board Trustee and Superintendent of Public Works

When former Amityville Village Mayor Emil Pavlik first took office, one of the first people to meet with him was Kendall Muncy, the Village More...

Town votes to extend moratorium on development of parcel at Broadway and Hicksville Road

Christina Troiano

The Oyster Bay Town board voted to extend a one-year moratorium on development of property at Broadway and Hicksville Road in Massapequa. More...

Local folks in the news

Pictured, left to right, are Oyster Bay Councilman Joe Muscarella; Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto; Lorraine Pace, co-president of Breast Cancer Help and Harry Ballard of Breast Cancer Help, Inc. More...



Appel receives Alumnus Scholarship

On March 12 Massapequa Park resident Lori Appel received the Child/Grandchild of an Alumnus Scholarship at the State University of New York at Farmingdale. More...

Massapequa High Schools Most Versatile Musician

During his junior year at Massapequa High School, Andrew Parker broke the top-scoring record at the 2003 NYSSMA all State Auditions. More...

Wantagh Jewish Center welcomes New Rabbi

The Wantagh Jewish Center welcomes Rabbi Alan Lavin as its new Rabbi as of August 1.

Previously Rabbi Lavin was the spiritual leader of Temple Hillel of North Woodmere, Temple Sholom of Flatbush, Brooklyn and Chisuk Emuna Congregation, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. More...


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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, August 28
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Lack of disclosure of air quality after 9/11 is unbelievable

Disclosure this week that the federal government and the George W. More...

The Ten Commandments are the basis for our law in this country

The Ten Commandments are not the product of any church. Many churches have chosen to create their creed and purpose around the Ten Commandments as many nations have, including ours. More...

Judges representing both major parties reach bad decisions

Mr. Labriola More...