November 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Routine meeting for MPK Village Board

The Massapequa Park Village Board went through a light agenda at its last meeting, which was sparsely attended and of brief duration. More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, November 18   More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Massapequa boys soccer’s playoff run ends in County finals

For years now Massapequa boys soccer has been a force to be reckoned with in Nassau Class AA. More...

Plainedge football falls to Bethpage in Nassau 3 quarters

It wasn’t the outcome they had hoped for, but when looking back at Plainedge football’s season, it was still a successful one. More...

Massapequa field hockey concludes season at County final

It may have been an up-and-down season for Massapequafield hockey, but in the end it was definitely a good one. The Chiefsfinished the regular season with a modest 7-6 record and earned the second seed in the Nassau Class A playoffs. More...

Obituaries

Esther Reavis, Amityville resident, and member of Mt. Clear Baptist Church

Esther Reavis, longtime resident of Amityville and devoted member of Mt. Clear Baptist Church, died Oct. 22, 2016 at her home. She was 84 years old. Mrs. Reavis was born on March 19, 1932 in Lawrenceville, Virginia to Daniel Banks and Alice Travis. More...

Opinion

Human decency in the face of evil

Faced with unspeakable tragedy, communities came together on Long Island last week to say goodbye to a New York City Police Officer, Sgt. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

GUEST EDITORIAL: Trump’s election is testament to the power of the democratic process

Donald Trump is our next president of the United States. It’s amazing what Americans can do. More...

Breaking News - 11/18/2016 5:48 PM

Two arrested for robbing bank in Massapequa - Free Access

The Nassau County Major Case Bureau detectives from the Robbery Squad report the arrest of two men, one from Copiague and and the other from Deer Park, in connection with a bank robbery that occurred in Massapequa Fri;,. Jan. 15. More...

Pollsters proven wrong as Trump wins major victory;

Saladino and Hannon reelected; Venditto and Brooks in tight race

As news filtered in to the Republican headquarters in Westbury on election night, there was disbelief and jubilation. “Is it happening?” asked one Trump supporter. “Are we seeing a Trump victory?” Hours later, it was. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa doctor inducted to dental society

Dr. Allan Mohr, of Smilecreations4U, Massapequa, was inducted into the American Society of Dental Aesthetics at its national meeting in Florida on Oct. 27. More...

STAR Tax Exemption seminar held in Massapequa

N.C. Leg. James D. Kennedy recently attended a STAR Tax Exemption informational seminar that was held for the members of the Brady Park Senior Cen- ter, located in Massapequa Park. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Last week’s “Pets” gave an over­view of the “One Health” concept which fosters collaboration when studying overlapping issues in hu­man, animal and environmen­tal health. 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, November 17 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

29th Annual Ho, Ho, Ho Holiday Run on Dec. 17

Runners and walkers from the nearby communities and their families are invited to help celebrate the holiday season by being part of the fun at the Carter, DeLuca, Farrell & Schmidt Ho Ho Ho Five Kilometer Run, Sat. morning, Dec. 17. More...

Fire Island Preservation Society announces holiday events

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society (FILPS) has events scheduled for Sat., Nov. 26.  A tree trimming will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Help decorate the lighthouse’s holiday tree. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE TO CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT FIRMS The Board of Education of the Plainedge Union Free Central School District invites sealed proposals for the selection of a construction management firm for capital improvements to More...