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Pets, Pets, Pets

Time to revisit Lyme. Veterinarians are now aware Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases, such as Ehrlichia and Anaplasma, may be more common and prevalent than had previously been realized in Nassau and western Suffolk. More...

Events & Calendar

YES Counseling Center conducting Active Parenting program

YES Community Counseling Center will be conducting an Active Parenting program for parents of teens, ages 12 to 18, at the YES Massapequa Counseling Center,75 Grand Ave., Massapequa beginning Wed., May 11, 7 to 8:30 p.m. for six weeks. More...

Salvatore Chiarelli to perform at Mass. Library

Award-winning world-class tenor Salvatore Chiarelli will perform Sun., May 15, 1 p.m. at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park. Chiarelli will be accompanied by concert pianist Ishmael Wallace. More...

Amityville Kiwanis holding Mother’s Day baby shower to benefit local mothers in need

In honor of Mother’s Day the Kiwanis Club of Amityville will be hosting a baby shower. From May 5 through May 7, the club will be collecting new items for newborns to toddlers. More...

Opinion

Say thank you to a small business in your community and support them all year long

EDITORIAL:

This week we celebrate National Small Business Week, a time to remember the value of the small businesses within our communities and to support them. More...

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Battling the beast of opioid abuse requires a long-term societal commitment

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

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Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 6 •On Fri., May 6, at 3:45 p.m., the library will have Mother’s Day Pretzel Bark Program. Grades K-5th only. This is a drop-off program. More...

 

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IN THE NEWS

INSTALLATION: Joe Esposito, Past Grand Knight of Massapequa Park Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of the Island Council #6911, was presented with an award from N.C. Leg. James Kennedy for his service with the K of C. More...

TOB honors eight designees for annual Women of Distinction ceremony

The Town of Oyster Bay recently honored eight exceptional designees at its annual Women of Distinction ceremony. Oyster Bay’s 18th Annual Women of Distinction Awards were held at Town Hall. More...

‘Go Red for Women’ initiative awarded $4,500 by King Kullen

King Kullen Grocery Company, Inc. recently presented the American Heart Association (AHA) with a check for $4,500 in support of the organization’s Go Red for Women initiative. More...

Obituaries

Hannah E. Gaskins, Amityville resident and Amityville High School graduate, at 96

Hannah E. Gaskins, a longtime resident of Amityville, died at the East Neck Nursing Center in West Babylon Feb. 29. She was 96 years old and had dedicated her life to the care of her husband and children, said her family. More...

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NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION AMITYVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT TOWNS OF BABYLON, SUFFOLK COUNTY AND OYSTER BAY, NASSAU COUNTY, NEW YORK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a budget heari More...