October 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

MPK officials to challenge shopping center over assessment

The Village of Massapequa Park has signed a contract with SVS (Standard Valuation Services) to do an appraisal of the Southgate Shopping Center. A resolution was added to the agenda to hire the firm, which is headquartered in Mineola.  More...

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Schools/Sports

Please meet the 2017 local scholars

•The following residents have been named to the dean’s list at Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh, New York for the spring semester: Michelle Carnovale and Joseph Imbriano of Massapequa and David Koenigsmann of Massapequa Park.  More...

Massapequa H.S. donates to victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Massapequa High School Ames Campus health teacher Denise Baldinger, right, was joined by ninth-graders who donated items for hurricane relief. The students brought in hygiene products and snacks to help the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. More...

P'edge boys soccer unbeaten in 4-0 win over VSN

It’s tough to think about what is the most impressive stat about Plainedge boys soccer’s regular season so far.  Is it that they are 9-0-1 (as of the writing of this article)? More...

Opinion

Communities should direct change, not reject it

A new type of housing development on Long Island is raising questions, concerns and apprehension and many communities are divided on the issue. More...

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With gas-price comments, Sen. Chuck Schumer is running on fumes

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer evidently hasn’t visited a gas station this year. If he had, he’d realize that his recent diatribe against the oil industry is based on a completefiction. More...

Race for Oyster Bay Town board focuses on borrowing, finances

When he was a New York State assemblyman, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joe Saladino was a member of the Ways and Means committee and worked to reduce the state budget. More...

Meet the Candidates

DEMOCRATS  •Marc Herman lives in Woodbury and was the official dentist for the New York Islanders. If elected, he said he would make arrangements with his practice to be a “full-time supervisor.”   More...

Fall Weekend Events

Saturday, October 21   • Help the Mighty Quinn strike out leukemia on Sat., Oct. 21 at John J. Burns Park’s major fields.  The event is from 6 to 8 p.m., and admission is $5. More...

 

People/Social

Massapequa Park's Annual Bocce Tournament winners congratulated by mayor

The winners of the Village of Massapequa Park’s Annual Bocce Tournament, held at Brady Park, were congratulated by Massapequa Park Village Mayor Jeffrey Pravato.   More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Mac, a 14-and-a-half-year-old Weimaraner, went to the Rainbow Bridge last Monday. For his sake, let’s hope Dog Heaven is as spectacular as the life he had the last seven and a half years after being adopted from Babylon Shelter. 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, October 19   More...

MPK and KofC Halloween Costume parade set for Oct. 29

The Knights of Columbus, Lady of the Island Council, together with the Village of Massapequa Park, will sponsor the annual Halloween Costume Parade on Sun., Oct. 29, in Brady Park. Registration for the parade will begin at 12 p.m. More...

Play ball and help fight leukemia

Help the Mighty Quinn strike out leukemia on Sat., Oct. 21 at John J. Burns Park’s major fields.   The event is from 6 to 8 p.m., and admission is $5. All proceeds go to help the Tranchina family of Massapequa. More...

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Public Notices

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NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF NASSAU U.S. More...