February 6, 2013 RSS feed / People/Social

Local resident Sebastiano LoBello promoted for superior job performance

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Sebastiano A. LoBello, son of Lana and Michael Aronne of North Massapequa, recently was promoted to his current rank while aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis, homeported in San Diego. More...

Sergeant Thomas Lavelle of Farmingdale reenlists

Major General Patrick A. More...

Town offers free mulch to residents and businesses

Following the collection of trees and limbs which fell in the area due to Hurricane Sandy, the Town of Oyster Bay is offering residents and businesses free double ground mulch, available at John J. More...

Plainedge students collect supplies for schools affected by Hurricane Sandy

As part of the fourth-grade Native American enrichment unit at Eastplain Elementary School in the Plainedge School District, students have reflected on why they are thankful. More...

Kayla Parks to wed David Cooper

Kayla Parks and David Cooper, both Amityville natives, have announced their engagement. They became engaged on Thanksgiving right after blowing out the candles on her birthday cake. More...

Mount student joins Peace Corps, heading to Africa

For interdisciplinary/international studies major Megan Rossi of Massapequa, graduation this month will mark the end of her time at Mount Saint Mary College, and the beginning of her time as a student of world culture in the Peace Corps. More...

Farmingdale HS student awarded prestigious scholarship

Farmingdale High School’s Trevor Corrao recently won a scholarship from the prestigious Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). The award, the Rensselaer Medal, is a very competitive scholarship award worth over $60,000. More...

Reserve a seat at Seder

Cantor Steven Sher will lead the community in a second night Passover Seder at Temple B’nai Torah, a Reform Congregation, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., at Oakfield Avenue, Wantagh, Tues., March 26, 6 p.m. More...