Posts Tagged ‘Massapequa’

Residents Seek to End Sanitation District

Monday, January 16th, 2012

By: Aisha Al-Muslim Those circulating a petition to dissolve the sanitation district based in Baldwin hope to trim property taxes, but district representatives say the change would cost jobs and save little money. Spearheading the effort with taxpayers in the district are two grassroots groups: Residents for Efficient Special Districts (RESD), based in Baldwin, and […]

Progressive Coalition Seeks Members

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

Organization: The Long Island Progressive Coalition Causes: Civic The Long Island Progressive Coalition a community-based organization dedicated to revitalizing local communities  and achieving economic, racial, and social justice is looking for  volunteers who want to improve the quality of life for all Long Islanders. Address: 90 Pennsylvania Avenue Massapequa, NY 11758 Contact: (516) 541-1006

Small Business Health Care Press Event

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

By Julia Ryan Survey: L.I. Small Business Owners Support Healthcare Reform New York Small Business United for Health Care released a report Thursday in Massapequa that shows that New York small business owners want health reform and the possibility of a public health insurance plan. The report, The Pulse of Main Street New York: Small […]

Katharine Smith

Friday, June 11th, 2004

by Patricia Perry The quiet rural community of Massapequa was transformed when an energetic young Katharine Smith and her husband Warren moved to 90 Pennsylvania Avenue in 1919. This small unassuming woman would greatly influence her community and inspire friends and family throughout Long Island and far beyond. Katharine’s convictions for basic human rights were […]