Hicksville man arrested for burglary

A Hicksville man was arrested for allegedly entering a nearby home on March 20th and forcibly touching a female victim there. According to Nassau County Police, Carlos Villeda, 58, illegally entered a home on East Street at 9:10 p.m. and allegedly began inappropriately grabbing and forcibly touched the female victim. Police say Villeda was requested to leave, at which time […]

Spring beach cleanup, marine education expo

The Town of Oyster Bay invites residents to participate in the Spring Beach Cleanup and Marine Education Expo, scheduled for April 16th at the Town’s north shore beaches. The event, held rain or shine, is co-sponsored by Friends of the Bay. Beach cleanup volunteers – including individuals, groups, families and friends – should meet at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park (off Larrabee […]

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St. Patrick’s Day fun and games at JFK Middle School

John F. Kennedy Middle School in Bethpage recently held several St. Patrick’s Day activities in the school’s library. On March 11, the library hosted Luck O’ the Library in which students tested their luck and listening skills by playing an interactive leprechaun game. Students also took part in a Shamrock, Paper, Scissors Tournament on March 16 as they competed against […]

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Middle school students inducted into honor society

John F. Kennedy Middle School in Bethpage held its annual induction ceremony for the National Junior Honor Society on March 16. Students were recognized for their grades, service, leadership, character and citizenship, the pillars of being a member of the society. The district congratulates each new member of the National Junior Honor Society on this impressive achievement.

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Renowned children’s author speaks to Bethpage elementary students

A group of Central Boulevard elementary school students got a treat earlier this month, as a renowned childrens book author spoke to them through virtual format. Todd Parr, a author and illustrator, spoke to each grade level about why he writes books, the importance of reading books and answered students questions. Ashley Scotto, Library Media specialist at Central Blvd, said […]

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Buddy Reading Day at Charles Campagne School

Older and younger students at Charles Campagne Elementary School in Bethpage teamed up for Buddy Reading Day on March 15. Students selected books of their choosing and scattered throughout their classrooms for a day of reading. The activity served as an opportunity for students to come together as a school community and celebrate reading while building new relationships.

Supermarket bingo

Last Hope Animal Rescue will be hosting a Supermarket Bingo night on Friday, April 1st. Doors open at 6 PM.  Bingo will be  played from 7 PM – 9:30 PM at Levittown Hall, 201 Levittown Parkway in Hicksville.  All proceeds benefit Last Hope Animal Rescue programs. Bingo Prizes will include a variety of supermarket gift cards including BJs, Costco, Stew Leonard and more.  Admission includes […]

Polar Plunge supports Special Olympics

Town launches ‘Art in the Park’ initiative

The Town of Oyster Bay invites local artists to participate in the Town’s new ‘Art in the Park’ program, which invites artists and artisans to display and sell their hand-crafted goods. Applications are now available for the event which will be held on Saturday, May 21st at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park & Beach in Oyster Bay. “We are calling on all […]

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