2018-10-12 E-Edition

Son adds unique menu items to his parents eatery

Joseph Bae was 23 years old when he came up with the idea of providing his own unique food menu to the public. He explored a couple of ventures that eventually fell through, before deciding to come to work at his parents delicatessen in Hicksville. “I have always been interested in the food industry and I had a handful of […]

Town to host cybersecurity forum

The Town of Oyster Bay will host a Cybersecurity Information and Opportunity Forum on October 22nd at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center, located at 510 Grumman Road West in Bethpage. The event will focus on cyber security awareness and serve as an opportunity to network with industry professionals for those looking for careers in the field, and is being held […]

School tax bills available

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the First Half of the 2018-2019 School Tax Levy is due on October 1st, but can be paid without penalty through November 13th.  Please be certain to sign your check, and make it payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes.  Indicate your property’s S.D. Code, Section, Block, Lot and Phone number on […]

Community lecture on diabetes

Northwell Health will host a community lecture by Dr. Shuchie Jaggi on Diabetes at the Plainview/Old Bethpage Library in Plainview October 16 at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. The lecture will be on the prevalence, signs and symptoms, prevention and treatment regimens for diabetes mellitus. Dr. Jaggi is currently an assistant professor and the Donald and Barbara Zucker school of […]

Hicksville woman arrested for burglary

Nassau County Police arrested a Hicksville woman on October 2nd for allegedly trying to enter home on two different occasions. According to detectives, a 14 year old victim was in her home whenErica Mendoza-Yanes, 42, of Hicksville,  knocked on the front door and allegedly attempted to open it to gain entry. The victim was able to close and lock the […]

Students use LEGO’s as part of STEM program

It was all hands on deck in the Central Boulevard Elementary School last week, as a group of 5th grade students used LEGO blocks to build a flood gate and rescue helicopter for water management. The activity was part of the school district’s new STEM program and a newly instituted overall curriculum . Fifth grade teacher, Allison Robb, who helped […]

Four arrested for cricket assault

Four Hicksville men were arrested on October 1st after they allegedly assaulted a 17 year old who was playing cricket. According to Nassau County Police detectives, a 17 year old male victim was playing cricket with his friends at Glenbrook Road Park when a large group of males approached them looking to start a fight. Police say four men punched […]

Composer selected from Bethpage High School

Bethpage High School senior Nicholas Timoshenko has been chosen to perform in the New York State School Music Association’s All-State Electronic Music Composition Showcase at the annual winter conference this November. Nicholas’s musical composition was one of eight chosen by judges from a large pool of submissions from across New York. In addition to his performance on Nov. 30, he […]

Town offers pre-school programs

Town of Oyster Bay residents who are interested in enrolling their children in a pre-school program are invited to attend an Open House at one of the Town’s two pre-schools, located in Syosset-Woodbury and Marjorie Post Parks. Town Councilwoman Michele Johnson invites parents to the facilities to learn about the popular program available to three- and four-year-olds in the Town […]