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MPK Village holds elections March 18; turnout small - Free Access

A woman walked into Massapequa Park Village Hall, confusion on her face. More...

MPK Village honors police officers in special ceremony at Village Hall

Blue ribbons decorated the inside of Masspaequa Park's Village Hall as the men and women of the Nassau County Police Department were invited to a special ceremony honoring their service. More...

Vamps battle four-alarm blaze in North Massapequa

The North Massapequa Fire Department responded to a reported garage fire at a home on North Atlanta Avenue Wednesday afternoon March 11.  Units arrived to find the garage of the home fully involved, with the fire spreading to the main part of th More...

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Schools/Sports

Kerry Purcell of Massapequa earns NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team Honors in volleyball

Kerry Purcell, of Massapequa, a student at Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts, earned New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) 2014 Academic All-Conference Team Honors. More...

Smith and Woessner earn honors for the Hawks

A pair of players on the State University of New York at New Paltz men’s volleyball team have been named to the Off the Block/Springbak Preseason All-American Team.  More...

Massapequa students build confidence through “Girls on the Run” program

On a blustery Sunday, several girls from Massapequa’s McKenna Elementary School and another from Unqua Elementary School participated in a 5K run in support of the Girls on the Run program. 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, March 19   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

North Shore-LIJ unveils Long Island’s first GoHealth Urgent Care Center

Representatives from the North Shore-LIJ Health System joined with local elected officials, community and business leaders to celebrate the opening of the GoHealth Urgent Care Center in Massapequa, NY.  More...

Annual Tobay Dune Stabilization Project looking for volunteers for March 28

Anyone interested in protecting and enhancing Tobay Beach can join with fellow volunteers and Town officials at the Annual Tobay Beach Dune Stabilization Project, slated for Sat., March 28, 10 a.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation AVA Auto LLC filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) 11/5/14. Office location: Nassau County, SSNY has designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

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Mangano announces new initiative to combat potholes - Free Access

Nassau County Executive Edward P. More...

MPK Village holds elections March 18; turnout small - Free Access

A woman walked into Massapequa Park Village Hall, confusion on her face. More...

MSD opens fitness room at high school

With blue and gold balloons streaming and a fitting gold ribbon tautly tied across the room, Massapequa School District administrators and the Board of Education cut the ribbon on its newly renovated fitness room at Massapequa High School. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, March 20   • Friday Fun at the library at 10 a.m. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090.  Saturday, March 21   • Baby Steps 10 and 10:45 at the Massapequa library, 523 Central Avenue, 516-798-4607.  More...

 

People/Social

Add a little fun and magic to your special event

Remember when children’s birthday parties were simple. You bought or baked a cake, got a party hat for the birthday boy or girl, added some candy and put together a game of pin the tail on the donkey? More...

Fall weddings

(NewsUSA) - Caterers, event halls and wedding planners are gearing up for fall wedding season, one of the busiest times of the year for hopeful couples. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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

Obituaries

Helen Anderson, former Massapequa Park resident, Massapequa high school teacher

Helen (Boettjer) Anderson, a beloved English teacher who devoted her life to her children and her profession, died on Jan. 23. She was 84.  “She just had that ability to make all of her students feel like, ‘Oh, Mrs. More...

Opinion

World passing the United States in strength of FOI laws

Sunshine Week has helped foster government transparency in the United States during the past 10 years, but while we have focused inward at state and federal transparency the world has passed us by.  More...

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