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The Role of Child Care in a Growing Economy

The Child Care Council of Suffolk’s (CCCS) 2019 Annual Meeting – held at Touro Law School, Central Islip, New York  featured a Keynote Address by New York State Department of Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon. CCCS also recognized Assistant Deputy Suffolk County Executive Vanessa Baird-Streeter as the “2019 Advocate of the Year.”  In her Keynote Address, […]
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DMV Offers Tips To Prevent Vehicle Thefts Statewide

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) marked national Vehicle Theft Prevention Month by urging consumers to take steps to protect their vehicles from being stolen. Summertime is the season when most vehicle thefts occur. New York State has seen a steady reduction in the number of stolen vehicles in recent years and ranks as one of the safest states in the
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Saldino To Honor Veterans At The Town’s “Salute To America” On July 9th In Massapequa

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino invites residents to celebrate our nation’s independence, and our veterans and active duty military personnel at the Town’s “Salute to America” on Tuesday, July 9th at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa.  The program, which begins at 7:30 p.m. with the presentation of Veteran Awards, will include a musical Tribute to Divas featuring
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Wantagh Student To Display Artwork At U.S. Capitol

Athena Yao, an Advanced Placement art student at Wantagh High School, was the third-place winner in the annual 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Her acrylic work, “The Places I’ve Been,” will hang in the Honorable Kathleen Rice’s office in Washington, D.C. for the next year. Sponsored by the Congressional Art Institute, the Congressional Art Competition recognizes […]
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Be a Part of the Solution

While teens nationally are drinking less alcohol, in the Massapequas, teens are drinking at higher rates than national and state averages! Massapequa Takes Action Coalition, the Massapequas only federal and state funded coalition to reduce youth substance misuse, invites parents and residents to its general coalition meeting on Wednesday, July 10th at 7:00 p.m.