February 2, 2011 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Bird Walk at Jones Beach West End

The South Shore Audubon Society will hold a bird walk at the west end of Jones Beach State Park, Sun., Feb. 6, 9:30 a.m. Jones Beach is the winter home of many birds. More...

Aristides de Sousa Mendes exhibit at holocaust center Feb. 6

An exhibit entitled These Are My People: Aristides de Sousa Mendes, will be featured at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County beginning Sun., Feb 6,. More...

NC Volunteer FDs offer free tuition to members attending Nassau Community College

Nassau County Volunteer Fire Departments are actively recruiting new members to serve their communities as volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital and the community helps save lives

During 2010, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center attained an 80 percent organ donation consent rate, the highest on Long Island and the second highest in the greater New York metropolitan area. More...

BHS Reunion planned for May 14

The Babylon High School graduating classes of 1974, 1975 and 1976 will have a joint class reunion on Sat., May 14, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Post Office Café, 130 West Main St., Babylon in the banquet room adjacent to the Café. More...

Assemblyman Saladino praises the YES community council

At the Taste of the Town held recently at the Stuart Thomas Manor, Assemblyman Joseph Saladino recognized the members of YES Community Council for their work and efforts in support of the community. More...

Town of Oyster Bay invites civic organizations and chambers of commerce to be listed on website

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto reminded all civic organizations and Chambers of Commerce in the Town that they are welcome to be listed on, and linked to the Town’s website. More...

Blood Drive to be held February 4

The Second Annual Heather Pendergast Memorial Blood Drive, hosted by The Massapequa Fire Department will be held Fri., Feb. 4, from 3 to 9 p.m. at The West End Firehouse, 515 Hicksville Rd, Massapequa. More...

Helping Hands holds Valentine gift drive

Helping Hands in West Islip, Inc. will hold a drive for Valentine’s gifts and footwear including shoes, sneakers, boots, slippers and socks, Wed., Feb. 9 by 9:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, 340 Union Blvd., West Islip. More...

Tax help at Massapequa Library

Beginning Feb., AARP volunteers will be on hand to complete your tax returns on a first come, first served basis. Tax preparers will be at the Massapequa Public Library, 523 Central Ave., Massapequa on Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

Vendors needed for annual Craft Fair & Duck Race

Vendors are wanted for the 16th annual Deborah Hospital Foundation Craft Fair/Duck Race, to be held Sat., June 4, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Babylon Town Hall Park, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. More...

L.I. Beginning Experience weekend away March 4 to 6

Long Island Beginning Experience offers help for the heartache of divorce, separation and widowhood. A weekend is being planned for March 4 to 6. More...

TBT to hold Tot Shabbat services February 11

On Fri., Feb. 11, 5:30 p.m., Rabbi Marci Bellows, Cantor Steven Sher, and Mrs. Emily Altman present a new Tot Shabbat celebration at Temple B’nai Torah. The Tot Shabbat Service consists of singing, dancing, storytelling, and fun! More...

LI Tea Party hosts NC officials Feb. 3

How does this takeover of Nassau County’s finances by the Nassau County Interim Finance Authority impact on the taxpayers of Nassau County? More...

Receiver Stefanich urges residents to avoid late tax payment penalties

In order to avoid late tax payment penalties, Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage. More...

Councilmen Macagnone and N.C. Leg. Belesi honor the Boy Scouts

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone (far left) joined with N.C. Leg. More...

Our Lady of Lourdes Church parishioner receives medal by pastor

The Most Reverend William Murphy, bishop, Diocese of Rockville Centre, bestowed the fourth annual St. Agnes Medal of Service upon Joan Donovan, parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes parish, Massapequa Park. More...

Warm Coats and Warm Hearts drive extended through February 13

Burlington Coat Factory, ABC’s Good Morning America, and the national non-profit organization, One Warm Coat, have to extended their fourth annual Warm Coats and Warm Hearts Drive through Feb. More...

Receiver Stefanich reminds residents of assessment grievance period

Oyster Bay Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds taxpayers that they have the right to challenge their latest Property Tax Assessment for the 2012-2013 tentative assessment roll. More...

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