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Schools/Sports

Free and reduced school meal policy

The following school districts are offering free and reduced price meals for students meeting eligibility guidelines, as set down by the Federal government.  More...

Talented and skilled senior volunteers needed

The Retired Senior Volunteer Program is looking for adults 55 and over to share their talents and skills and energy in their communities. RSVP places seniors at soup kitchens, hospitals, museums, nursing homes, schools, etc. More...

Plainedge H.S. students host blood drive

Students and staff at Plainedge High School rolled up their sleeves to give blood at its annual blood drive. More...

Columnists - Free Access

POLICE BLOTTER

The following incidents have been reported by the Nassau County Police Department’s Seventh and Eighth Precincts and other law enforcement agencies. GRAND LARCENY  More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Wouldn’t it be helpful if stray dogs and cats could speak, or carry a hidden camera, so we’d know their histories? Sadly, they don’t.  More...

Poster Pets for Adoption

“Eleanor” the abandoned cat needs a loving home More...

Opinion

The story behind our series on juveniles, crime and justice

This week we begin a three-part series that outlines some of the major issues involving juveniles, justice and crime. More...

The fantasy of Congress is disappointing and a major cause for concern

Dear Editor,  In the 2014 elections, the Republicans took over the Senate and gained a formidable majority in the House. What Conservative or Republican issues have they passed? What campaign promises have been fulfilled? More...

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Breaking News - 8/21/2015 2:46 PM

Kennedy and Venditto to host Sandy Storm Recovery Fair - Free Access

Event August 27th

 N.C.  Leg. James D. Kennedy and NYS Sen. Michael Venditto are hosting a SANDY Storm Recovery Resource Fair at Massapequa High School on Thurs., August 27  3 to 8 p.m. More...

Major decrease in the arrest of juveniles on Long Island attributed to the effectiveness of alternative programs

In 1816, as New York City was beginning to be overrun by “vagrants,” a group of New York Quakers undertook a study to look into the causes of poverty in the hope of finding solutions. More...

 

People/Social

Feel the power of healing through Good Shepherd’s bereavement support groups

Good Shepherd Hospice bereavement services are open to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death at no charge. More...

The Massapequa Park Community Remembers Korean War veterans

Veterans organizations from throughout Nassau County gathered on July 26 to recognze the 62nd anniversary of the end of the Korean War. More...

Brian and Sarah Parker of Adopt-ABattalion get a visit from our leaders

Village of Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey Pravato, Deputy Mayor Teresa Spinosa, Trustee Richard Begandy, Village Justice Gerard Giannattasio joined by Town Clerk James Altadonna, Councilman Joseph Pinto, Councilman Anthony Macagnone and New York State More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607   More...

Events & Calendar

Summer Weekend Events

Friday, August 21  • Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group at 1 p.m. at the Massapequa Park library, 40 Harbor Lane, 516- 799-0770.  • Teen Summer Reading Club Closing Party at 1 :30 p.m. More...

Save a life by giving blood at North Massapequa Fire Department’s semi-annual blood drive; event being held Monday, August 24th

North Massapequa Fire Department will be hosting the organization’s semi-annual blood drive and bone marrow registration Mon., Aug. More...

Family Football Night at John J. Burns Town Park August 25

Family Football Night will be held at John J. Burns Town Park, Tues. Aug. 25, 7 p.m. The event will feature a collegiate scrimmage of the LIU Post Pioneers.  More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

INDEX NO.: 006356/12 Date Filed: 8/10/2015 SUPPLEMENTAL SUMMONS AND NOTICE MORTGAGED PREMISES: 11 OAKLEY ST., MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. More...