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News from the Past

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Printed in the Massapequa Post May 1958: TONY CIRILLO, tired but happy, poses with catch in hand—and what a catch! The 13-foot-long swordfish weighed in at 401 pounds More...

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Schools/Sports

Alumni give career advice to students at Ames campus

More than 40 graduates of the Massapequa School District gave advice to the future workforce during the 11th annual Alumni Career Day at Massapequa High School’s Ames Campus on April 13. More...

Fairfield students find a creative outlet

Fairfield Elementary School students are exploring, designing and creating in the Makerspace Lab, using resources from the simple to the complex.  More...

Puzzle pieces showcase positive points

In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, Birch Lane Elementary School in the Massapequa School District took part in the Puzzle Piece Campaign in April.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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Opinion

Educate your family members to the tricks of the granny thieves

As a result of an alert citizen, Suffolk County Police arrested a Farmingdale man for scamming an elderly woman out of more than $15,000 last week. Best of all, the woman’s hard-earned money was retrieved and returned to her. More...

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NYSSBA Poll: Three-quarters of school board members favor the reduction in state testing from three to two days

Nearly three-quarters of school board members responding to a recent online poll by the New York State School Boards Association believe the reduction in the number of testing days for the state’s grades 3-8 English language arts (ELA) and math More...

Four new faces running for Massapequa School Board

Four candidates are running for two open seats in the Massapequa School Board May 15 election. More...

Five candidates seeking three seats in FSD

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the Farmingdale School Board. The election is Tues., May 15.  Running as a team are incumbent trustees Anthony Giordano, Kathy Lively and Mario Espinosa. More...

 

People/Social

Farmingdale girls’ lacrosse teams paid a surprise birthday visit to Bella Inzerillo

The Farmingdale girls’ lacrosse teams paid a surprise birthday visit to Bella Inzerillo, the fouryear old Farmingdale local presently undergoing treatment for brain cancer. More...

Veteran Michael John Brigante Jr. awarded diploma by Massapequa Board of Education

The Massapequa School District Board of Education awarded a high school diploma to Vietnam War veteran Michael John Brigante Jr. at its meeting on April 12.  More...

MTA coalition and officials at drug take-back day

Nine Northwell Health facilities participated in this year’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 28, which is an opportunity for people to take unused and expired prescriptions and safely remove them from their homes. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Most people wouldn’t think of taking an eight-ounce kitten to the theater to see an Amy Schumer movie. Little Corona’s fairy godmothers didn’t hesitate to do so.  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, May 10  •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Massapequa Park Garden Club meeting on maintenance May 16

Using native plants in a home garden can reduce maintenance and the need for frequent watering. More...

Lindenhurst class of ‘68 holding 50th reunion

Lindenhurst High School Class of ’68 is holding a 50th reunion, Thurs., September 13 at Chateau La Mer, Lindenhurst. The cost of the event is $125. More...

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Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT NASSAU COUNTY J PMORGAN CHAS E BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff against JOSEPH MILIOTO, et al Defendants Attorney for Plaintiff(s) Fein Such & Crane, LLP 1400 Old Coun More...