November 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

O'Bay Town raises taxes 11.4 percent

The Oyster Bay Town Board approved a $284 million budget on Monday. The 2017 budget pierces the New York State tax cap and will increase Town taxes on the average homeowner by $171 a year.  More...

Fall Weekend Events

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! Friday, November 25 •On Fri., Nov. 25, at 10:30 a.m., the Harbor Lane Library will have Line Dancing with Sherry Palencia. Registration and fee required. Massapequa Park, 40 Harbor Lane, 516-799-0770. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

When Ben Franklin said, “Honesty is the best policy,” he wasn’t referring to re-homing dogs and cats, yet the adage does apply. More...

Obituaries

A. Thomas Behrens, former resident of Massapequa and veteran, at 86

Alfred Thomas (Tom) Behrens, a former resident of Massapequa, died Tues., Nov. 8, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was 86 years old.  Mr. Behrens was born in Queens Dec. 4, 1929. More...

Breaking News - 11/27/2016 1:32 PM

MPK Village kicks off holiday season - Free Access

Sun., Nov. 27: Massapequa Park residents, their families and friends, kicked off the Christmas and Chanukah season last night with the annual tree and menorah lighting celebrations. More...

Massapequa School board holds discussion on synthetic fields

A presentation outlining the different types of synthetic turf fields available for installation at Massapequa High School and Berner Middle School was held by the Board of Education last month. More...

Massapequa Park Village tables hearing on taxi contract

The Massapequa Park Village Board withheld a decision about opening up the Village's taxi franchise to multiple companies. Instead, the board will continue the public hearing on the matter at the next board meeting, scheduled for Nov. 28. More...

 

People/Social

Honor veterans

Deputy Mayor Teresa Spinosa and Trustee Richard Begandy attended the American Legion Post 1066 Veterans Day Ceremony held at Klestinec Park.   More...

Massapequa American Legion holds 2016 Veteran Service Agency dinner

The 2016 Veteran Service Agency Recognition Award dinner was held at the American Legion Post 1066 in Massapequa. This year’s recipient of the Volunteer of the Year Award was Michael Kass. N.C. Leg. James D. 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.  FRIDAY, November 25   More...

TMB Model Train Club to hold train show in Farmingdale

TMB Model Train Club will hold model train show open houses Sat., Nov. 26 and Sun., Nov. 27; Sat. Dec. 10 and Sun., Dec. 11 in 2016. In addition it will be held Sat., Jan. 7 and Sun., Jan. 8 as well as Super Bowl weekend, Sat., Feb. 4 and Sun., Feb. More...

Massapequa AUW to hold general meeting

The Massapequa branch of American University Women will hold its general meeting at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln, Massapequa Park, Mon., Nov. 28, 1:30 p.m.The speaker will be Dr. Joy Buscemi, a clinical nutritionist. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

INCORPORATED VILLAGE OF MASSAPEQUA PARK NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the provision of the State of New York, that a Public Hearing will be held by the Zoning Board of Appeals in th More...