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Levittown senior accepted to West Point

Connor Gentile, a senior at Division Avenue High School in the Levittown Public School District, has achieved a longstanding dream with his recent acceptance to the United States Military Academy West Point. As soon as the rigorous application process for West Point opened, Connor got to work. It involves multiple tests, essays and interviews, as well as a required sponsorship […]

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Tax forum held at Levittown Hall

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Division Ave. senior is top bowler in county

Brillian Soedarmasto, a senior at Division Avenue High School in the Levittown Public School District, holds the top rank for bowling in Nassau County and is on her way to the county’s Individual Tournament. Soedarmasto, the team’s captain and a player since ninth grade, holds an average score of 208.8 and a season high score of 278. She was also […]

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Hicksville honor society supports local charity

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Hicksville kindergarteners celebrate Lunar New Year

Town of OB picnic permits now available online

Town of Oyster Bay residents are invited to apply for picnic permits online at www.oysterbaytown.com/picnic. Online reservations are valid for picnics at Marjorie R. Post Community Park in Massapequa, Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park and Beach in Oyster Bay, Harry Tappen Beach and Marina in Glenwood Landing, Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, and Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Park. “Our beautiful Town Parks are the […]

College Notes

Wheaton College student Lanie Burwell of Levittown was named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2021 semester. To earn Dean’s List honors at Wheaton, an undergraduate student must carry 12 or more credit hours and achieve a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on the 4.0 scale. Ithaca College congratulates students named to the Dean’s List for […]

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Valentines for Vets presented to Hometown Heroes

On behalf of school children from throughout the Town of Oyster Bay, Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Councilman Lou Imbroto presented hundreds of “Valentine’s for Veterans” to AMVETS Post 21 in Oyster Bay. Thousands of students prepared beautiful valentines which are being distributed to Veteran organizations including the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign War (VFW) and AMVETS as well as hospitals […]

Plainview Water District builds new water treatment plant

The Plainview Water District (PWD) has begun construction on a new, state-of-the-art treatment facility at its water production site located on Donna Drive in Plainview. This new facility will house treatment equipment necessary for the removal of 1,4-dioxane from the groundwater, including advanced oxidation process (AOP) system and granular activated carbon (GAC) filters. This permanent facility will replace the temporary […]