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FOWL BALL

Ducks top Sugar Land in slugfest at Bethpage Ballpark

After dropping a three-game series on the road to Lancaster, the Ducks were looking to make a move once they came home. Long Island split the opening two games with the Sugar Land Skeeters, but the rubber game belonged to the Ducks. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

He has “eyes like a cat” describes someone who can see what others do not. Is feline vision really superior to the eyesight of humans and other species? The answer is a mixture of yes and no. More...

Events & Calendar

Mangano invites residents to attend Health & Wellness Expo

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced the first-ever bi-county Recovery Health & Wellness Expo, in partnership with Great Escape Substance Abuse Training and Information Center in Baldwin, Sat., Aug. 26, 2 to 5 p.m. More...

External Diploma Program to be held at Western Suffolk BOCES

The External Diploma Program (EDP) offers adults 21 and over the opportunity to receive credit for their life experiences and earn a high school equivalency diploma without the challenge of taking lengthy timed examinations. More...

Narconon screenings available

Narconon wants to educate families on the new escalated risk Fentanyl has added to opiate abuse. Fentanyl has been found to be 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin and has a greatly increased chance of overdose. More...

Opinion

Education commissioner’s move in Massapequa has broad implications

Whether you agree or disagree with the proposal to put sixth graders in the middle school in Massapequa, residents should be concerned about the latest turn of events. More...

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Readers continue discussion about sixth-grade move in Massapequa

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O'Bay Dems challenge Town's budget; Saladino says they're misleading the public

Laura Curran, the Democratic candidate for Nassau County executive, joined with the Democratic candidates running for the Town of Oyster Bay, protesting the Town’s 72 percent hike in the Town’s general fund. More...

 

People/Social

Berner Middle School makes great use of technology in the classroom

Essays and tests aren’t the only ways in which students can express their understanding of literature, which is why Robert Joyce, an eighth-grade English language arts teacher at Berner Middle School in the Massapequa School District, makes gre More...

Gregory Cespites honored by Town of Oyster Bay officials

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph S. More...

N.C. executive and comptroller candidates hold Town Hall meeting at American Legion

Nassau County executive candidate Jack Martins and Nassau County comptroller candidate Steve Labriola held their first Town Hall meeting onThurs., July 20.The event was held at the American Legion in Massapequa.The two candidates spoke with Massapequ More...

Obituaries

Martha Coppola, longtime resident of Massapequa, at 98

Martha Coppola, a resident of Massapequa since 1954, died June 13, at St Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. She was 98.  Mrs. (Imprevento) Coppola was born in Brooklyn Dec. 23, 1918. More...

St. Mary’s offering 8-week bereavement group

St. Mary’s Parish in East Islip is offering a free eight-week support group for adults who are coping with the death of a loved one. Registration is required for this group which begins Wed., Sept. 6, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

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NOTICE OF SALE Supreme Court County Of Nassau HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Trustee for the holders of the Ellington Loan Acquisition Trust 2007-2, Mortgage Pass- Through Certificates, Series 2007-2, P More...