July 29, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Two local athletes named All-American

After a season is all said and done it is always nice to find out that your hard work all season has been recognized. More...

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Schools/Sports

Local products shine at 20th annual Empire Challenge

The Long Island high school football season officially ended on Thanksgiving weekend with a 47-13 victory by Shoreham-Wading River in the Long Island Class IV championship, but for one night only Hofstra University lit up with the gridiron classic. More...

FOWL BALL

Coverage of the LI Ducks

The Long Island Ducks were looking to rebound after dropping a disappointing homestand opening series to the Somerset Patriots, and they were able to get their footing with a big outing against York . More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Massapequa • 523 Central Avenue516-798-4607 Massapequa Park • 40 Harbor Lane516-799-0770www.massapequalibrary.org 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, July 30 •Amityville Rotary Weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Fifth of eight S.T.O.P. collections August 8

The fifth of eight 2015 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal (S.T.O.P.-Stop Throwing Out Pollutants), Electronic Waste (e-waste) and Drug Collection programs for Oyster Bay Town residents is scheduled for Sat., Aug. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTYNATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY; Plaintiff(s)vs. More...

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Former Long Islander makes 500-mile bike ride to Towers of Freedom in Massapequa - Free Access

Event honors those lost on 9/11 and America's veterans

Massapequans welcomed Michele Walsh, a Seaford High School graduate who completed an 8-day, 500-mile bike ride to remember those who lost their lives on 9/11 and have died in the country’s fight against terrorism. More...

Massapequa hosts Shootout for Soldiers

Annual event raises funds for America's veterans

At the Field of Dreams in Massapequa, the community came together to raise money for veterans by doing what they love: playing lacrosse. More...

Summer Weekend Events

Saturday, August 1 • Annual Massapequa Park Festival 11 a.m. till 6 p.m. on Park Blvd. • Eddie Costello’s Trash or Treasure Antiques Show at the Massapequa Harbor Lane library, 516-799- 0770. Sunday, August 2 More...

 

People/Social

Special event at Towers of Freedom on Saturday

The Towers of Freedom committee will be holding an event at the Towers on Sat., Aug. 1 at 1 p.m. The event recognizes the efforts of Michele Walsh Myers who is completing a charity ride to reflect on the events of 9/11. More...

Ashley Minns wins Heart & Sole 5K run

Twelve-year-old Ashley Minns of Massapequa Park was the winner of the female 12-and-under age group at the 12th annual Heart & Sole 5 Kilometer Run held on the streets of Plainview on Sun., July 19, 2016. More...

Massapequa Historical Society Strawberry Festival 2015

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Ibizan or Portuguese Podengo Grande? That is the question. More...

Obituaries

Harold D. Berger, former Long Island regional director for DEC

Harold D. Berger devoted his life to making life better for the next generations. More...

Opinion

The public and local officials have to mount major offensive to ensure Cuomo’s plan doesn’t fly

EDITORIAL

Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced a $21.8 million project from the FAA Airport Improvement Program to address safety-related issues at Republic Airport. While the funding and the project are welcomed, the governor did not stop there. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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Long Island needs a bridge, and the state leadership to build it

“A Bridge To Far,” a 1977 epic warfilm concerning the failed allied World War II “Operation Market Garden” in the Netherlands, got its name from a British general who said at the time, “I think we may be going a bridge t More...