2022-07-22

College Notes

Rachel Borzone of Syosset and Robert Pergolis of Plainview, have been named to the Spring 2022 Dean’s List at Roger Williams University, in Bristol, R.I. Full-time students who complete 12 or more credits per semester and earn a grade point average of 3.4 or higher are placed on the Dean’s List that semester. Kevin Xu of Syosset, made the Dean’s […]

Plainview store must pivot because of camp’s Covid protocols


Business has gotten very stressful for Dani Liberman, owner of Kidcessories at Sugar Crazy in Plainview. She said that the store has had to pivot on their custom-made care package’s for campers across the tri-state area, because of Covid-19 protocols at sleep-away camps. “Many of the sleep-away camps have once again canceled their parent visitation days because of the rise […]

Aggravated DWI arrest

On Friday, July 15th, Nassau County Police arrested a Lloyd Harbor man for allegedly driving drunk while minors were in the vehicle. According to police, officers responded to a 911 call at 5:45 p.m. for three 13-year-old girls on the side of the road northbound on the Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway near exit 10. Police say the girls told them […]

Heart and Sole race to raise funds for hospital

This Sunday, July 17, hundreds of runners, walkers, and adaptive athletes will take to the streets for this time-honored 5K race in the spirit of serving an amazing cause. This race is in its 19th year. Supported by the officers from Nassau’s 2nd Precinct and EMS services from Plainview Fire Department, athletes will take off on foot from Plainview-Old Bethpage […]

Levittown Chamber Spotlight on Business


The Levittown Chamber of Commerce would like to introduce Christine Sweeney, Director of Webster Bank Levittown. She is currently the Chamber’s First Vice President. Sweeney has been a Banking Center Manager since 1997 with the last 7 years at Webster Bank (formerly Astoria Bank and Sterling Bank) yet has been in banking for over 35 years starting as a teller, […]

Levittown Chamber welcomes newest member

The Board of Directors for the Levittown Chamber of Commerce welcomed Best Buy as one of the Chamber’s newest members. Jimmy Housseas is the manager & general manager of the Levittown store located at 3601 Hempstead Tpke. Jimmy has been with Best Buy almost 20 years with almost half of  that time in Levittown. Jimmy was joined by Michael Suarez […]

POB JFK High School holds commencement ceremony

The graduating seniors of Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School marked the end of one journey, and the beginning of another on June 26 as the class of 2022 celebrated their commencement ceremony. Speakers reflected on the last four years, and gave advice for the many more to come before the young adults took the last steps of their […]

Town extends pool, beach hours to beat heat

With high temperatures and humidity impacting the region throughout the week, the Town of Oyster Bay has announced that hours of operation at all Town pools and TOBAY Beach, including the TOBAY Spray Park, will be extended through the weekend, beginning Tuesday, July 19th, through Sunday, July 24th. Additionally, three cooling centers will be open daily through Sunday in the […]

2022-07-22 E-Edition