2019-11-15 E-Edition

Musical performances planned for local libraries

The Town of Oyster Bay’s Department of Community and Youth Services will be offering free musical performances during the month of December 2019 at local libraries throughout the Town to kick-off the 2019-2020 Distinguished Artists Concert Series, which will continue to run monthly through May 2020. “The Town’s Distinguished Artists Concert Series has proven to be one of our most […]

Crafts and Vendors Market

St. Bernard’s School will be holding a annual Crafts and Vendors Market from 9 am to 4 pm on November 30th in the school’s auditorium. Enjoy shopping for quality crafts and national brands from vendors; raffles; 50/50. Food will be available for purchase.  

JFK students were all smiles during the Soaring Eagles Day pep rally. Photos courtesy of Bethpage Union Free School District

John F. Kennedy Middle School celebrates Soaring Eagles Day

John F. Kennedy Middle School in the Bethpage Union Free School District celebrated Soaring Eagles Day recently. The day centered around two inspiring assemblies, “Socializing without Social Media” by Scott Baker and “Healthy Decisions: Do One Thing Different” by Steve Pinto. The message of the day was dedicated to the importance of possessing good character and the power of making […]

Brian Yoos, RN - Director of Nursing for Excel Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing; attendee Stephen Clarke, Brian Cordts, Excel's Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) who runs runs the Amputee Program, Franklin Courten of East Northport; Lisa Penziner, RN, Paragon Management Special Projects at Excel; Keicha Wynn of St. Albans, Cynthia Kennedy of Elmont and Administrator of Excel Center Stacy Altman.

Rehabilitation center starts support group for amputees

A new support group organized for amputees and their family members is the first of its kind to form on Long Island, planned and promoted by Syosset-Woodbury Chamber of Commerce member company Excel Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. Lisa Penziner, corporate special projects manager for Excel Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation started the amputee support group at Excel’s Lynbrook location. […]

Officials reflect on election results, discuss goals

It was an exceptionally good election campaign for Republican party candidates, as they dominated the  election results earlier this month. Oyster Bay Town Supervisor, Joseph Saladino was reelected to his position as Town Supervisor and Steve Labriola was re-elected to the Town council along with candidates, Laura Maier and Vicki Walsh. Richard LaMarca and Jeff Pravato all earned victories in […]