April 13, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Massapequa Post's earliest editions now online through Massapequa Library

Who got married in Massapequa Park in 1952? Which trustees were running for the Massapequa School Board in 1964? How much was the Town of Oyster Bay’s budget in 1972? When was the bell tower at Park Boulevard and Front Street put up?  More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 15   •On Fri., April 15, at 4:15 p.m., the library will have Full STEAM Ahead: Engineering Art for grades 3-5. Make mini catapults, compete in building challenges and more in this program. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Plainedge School Board expands lacrosse for MS girls

The Plainedge School Board voted unanimously to support two lacrosse teams for seventh- and eighth-grade girls. More...

Columnists - Free Access

The Gold Rush of 1849: The Last Days of the Sabina Gold Miners! -- Part 4

Before returning home, Captain Henry Green’s journal tells the fate of Sabina (ship), as well as the seamen. He also explained in detail how the Sabina came to rest at the bottom of the San Francisco Bay during the Gold Rush years. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most breeds have a purebred rescue network. I know Afghan Hound Rescue best. 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, April 14   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Oyster Bay Town School Tax Levy due Tuesday, May 10th

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the second half of the 2015-16 School Tax Levy was due on April 1, but can be paid without penalty through May 10. Be certain to sign your check, payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes. More...

Voters approve library budgets

Voters headed to the polls April 5 to vote on their library budgets and to elect library trustees. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Lock and Key Therapy, LCSW, PLLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York SSNY on January, 19, 2016. Office location in Nassau. More...

Breaking News - 4/20/2016 11:07 AM

Massapequa Park Village approves new budget - Free Access

Tax rate going up 2 cents; services added

Taxes in Massapequa Park are going up slightly.  So are services, thanks to savings in some areas of the newly approved budget.  More...

Breaking News - 4/19/2016 4:09 PM

Copiague man charged with selling heroin in Massapequa - Free Access

A 26-year-old Copiague man, who works for Educational Bus Transportation (EBT), has been arrested and charged by Nassau County Police Department’s Major Case Bureau detectives for selling heroin.  More...

Breaking News - 4/14/2016 2:32 PM

MPK Garden Club presents Hawaiian flora demonstration - Free Access

The Massapequa Park Garden Club will hold its annual floral demonstration and raffle on Wed., April 20, 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30, Massapequa Park Village Hall, 151 Front Street, Massapequa Park. More...

Newly reelected MPK Village trustees Spinosa and Begandy take oath of office

Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeffrey P. More...

 

People/Social

Matthew McAuley wins middle school division of InvestWrite

Matthew McAuley, a sixth-grader at McKenna Elementary School, won first place for New York in the middle school division of InvestWrite. More...

Tropical Smoothie Cafe opens in Massapequa

New York State Senator Michael Venditto (R, C, I- Massapequa) joined with the Massapequa community and the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce as they welcomed Tropical Smoothie Cafe to the Massapequa community. More...

Massapequa Water District president joins discussion on Michigan water contamination

Members of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association (NSWCA) hosted guest speaker Paul J. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Obituaries

Veteran and longtime Massapequa Park resident Robert Hilliard, at 88

Robert Hilliard was a man who left a legacy of accomplishment and a lasting impression of excellence.  He was really smart, quiet and generous with his time,” said his nephew Michael Hilliard of Baltimore, Maryland.  Mr. More...

Opinion

Nassau Police deserve recognition for their work at Trump rally

We have to give a shout out to the Nassau County Police Department for its fine work in securing and protecting the public at the Trump rally last week. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Reader says cartoonist got it wrong

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor:  More...