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Schools/Sports

It’s ‘play’ time at Fairfield

As part of their fiction unit, third-grade students at Fairfield Elementary School in the Massapequa School District learned about plays. More...

Massapequa boys hoops concludes season in County semifinals

On February 7, the Massapequa Chiefs boys basketball team was in a free fall. Fresh off their fifth loss in a row, a tight 55-53 fall to Oceanside at home, they didn’t know what was going to happen next.  More...

South Shore wrestlers impress at state wrestling championships; AMHS Wilson is state champion

Long Island is known to be a hotbed of high school wrestling talent. Over the years, wrestlers from Long Island have brought home numerous County titles. 2018 was no different. 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, March 8   •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Dems to host Meet the Candidates Night Tuesday, March 13th

The March meeting of the Judy Jacobs Central Oyster Bay Democratic Club will be held, Tues., March 13, 7:30 p.m. at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Center in Haypath Park, Haypath Road, Old Bethpage. More...

MTAC needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed for Massapequa Takes Action Coalition’s (MTAC) Prescriber Education Outreach Project which seeks to improve communication between healthcare providers (physicians, dentists, pharmacists, etc.) and patients/caregivers about More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF NASSAU NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC, Plaintiff AGAINST ANTHONY GIUGLIANO, et al., Defendant(s) Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly dated December 05, 2017  More...

MPK officials Spinosa and Begandy running unopposed for reelection

Massapequa Park Village Deputy Mayor Teresa Spinosa and Trustee Richard Begandy are both running unopposed for reelection in the 2018 Massapequa Park Village Elections. More...

Winter Weekend Events

Saturday, March 10   •On Sat., March 10 at 11:30 a.m., the Central Avenue Library will have Leprechaun Hat Cookies. The Baking Coach will be here with a fun holiday class where each child will decorate three cookies. More...

 

People/Social

Turning family values into a family-run business

Fuchs family purchases Broadlawn Manor Nursing and Rehab Center; now Massapequa Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

Caring for and helping other people is a profession that Joel Edelstein and Gerry Fuchs embarked on as adults. But long before that, the two men and their families learned the importance of those values.  More...

It’s flu season: CDC reminds public that antibiotics do not treat flu

(NAPSI)—Flu season is upon us and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) wants patients and families to remember that prescription antiviral drugs, not antibiotics, are the treatment for influenza (flu). More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Puppies don’t come any cuter than Pinot, which will help him find a great home even though his front leg is deformed. Sadly, people abandon pets no matter how cute or lame they are. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa523 Central Avenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770 More...

Obituaries

Eight-week bereavement support group begins today

St. Mary’s Parish, 20 Harrison Ave., East Islip, is offering a free eight-week support group for adults who are struggling to cope with the death of a loved one. More...

Crime Victims Center offers victim support services

The Crime Victims Center at Parents for Meghan’s Law provides crime victim support services to all child and adult victims of crime and their non-offending family members in Suffolk County. More...

Opinion

The Massapequas deserve a renewed commitment to flood solution projects

EDITORIAL

The Massapequa and Massapequa Park communities have, like many other communities on Long Island, been hard hit with flooding. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Want the 2nd Amendment changed? Here’s how

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Recent events over the last decade have prompted activists and factions on both sides of gun violence to clash. More...