January 24, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter Weekend Events

Friday, January 26 •On Fri., Jan. 26 at 4:15 p.m., the library will have Peanuts Love. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Snoopy and his friends in this exciting craft program. Farmingdale, 116 Merritts Rd., 516-249-9090. More...

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Schools/Sports

P'edge college students attend apprentice conference

A select group of college marketing students from Plainedge High School had the opportunity to put their leadership, communication and team-build- ing skills to the test at the Adelphi Apprentice Challenge on Nov. 17.  More...

Rainbow rocks call for kindness at Eastplain

For the fourth year, all three elementary schools in the Plainedge School District will be utilizing the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program with students. More...

Technology supports Spanish language instruction

Fourth-graders at Birch Lane Elementary School in the Massapequa School District recently used technology to hone their Spanish language skills. Students in Meredith Marin’s class created digital counting books.  More...

Obituaries

Violet Whalen, frequent visitor of Massapequa and Massapequa Park, at 94

Violet Whalen was well known throughout Massapequa Park and Massapequa. Though she lived in New York City her entire life, she frequented this community for more than 50 years, visiting her daughter Diane O’Connor and her grandchildren. More...

Opinion

No special exemptions for Congress; pain should be endured by both those who follow—and those who lead

Under the 27th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, Congress cannot change its own salaries between elections. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Governor Cuomo’s budget shortchanges New York State’s kids

The governor’s budget proposal would constrain the ability of school board members to do the jobs they were elected to do.  More...

Robert Thompson, longtime MPK Village mayor, dies at 83

When the Long Island Railroad was raising the tracks in communities along the South Shore, including Massapequa Park Village, Mayor Robert Thompson took an active role, making sure the plans were not only good for the railroad but also for the people More...

Massapequa resident aids in recovery effort in Puerto Rico following hurricane

In the wake of Hurricane Maria’s massive destruction on the island of Puerto Rico, Gov. Andrew Cuomo sought support from those who could help mend the American territory’s broken infrastructure. More...

 

People/Social

Published in the Massapequa Post Sept. 8, 1960:

PAT PESCITELLI, a wide-ranging shortstop for Musicaro’s Restaurant softball team, is expected to be a mainstay for the club in the coming championship at Jones Beach. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Look at the photo below of Bella, a stunning, nine-month-old German Shepherd Dog puppy. Does she appear healthy to you? Would you suspect she had a congenital heart defect? More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa 523 Central Avenue 516-798-4607  Massapequa Park 40 Harbor Lane 516-799-0770   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, January 25   More...

Bird walk at Jones Beach west end Feb. 4

Join the South Shore Audubon Society on a bird walk at the West End of Jones Beach State Park on Sun., Feb. 4. The walk will begin at 9 a.m. The group will meet in the northeast corner of the parking lot at Jones Beach West End #2.  More...

Bayard Cutting Arboretum to hold first horticultural symposium

Bayard Cutting Arboretum will be holding its first horticultural symposium on Feb. 26. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE Supreme Court County Of Nassau Bank of America, NA, Successor by Merger to Countrywide Bank, FSB, PlaintiffAGAINST Rosemarie Delage, Rosemarie Delage’s respective heirs-at-law, next-of-kin, distribut More...