October 16, 2013 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Applications for holiday concert lottery available

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Pinto announced that applications for the lottery to distribute tickets to the Town’s annual free holiday concerts are now available. More...

American Legion to honor three young community members Oct. 21

Commander Greg Greene and American Legion Massapequa Post 1066 invite the public to help them honor three young members of the community. More...

Nominees sought for Women’s awards in Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson announced that the Town is beginning to accept nomination forms for the 16th annual Women of Distinction awards program. More...

NAACP Meet the Candidates political forum October 23

The Central Long Island Branch of the NAACP will host a Meet the Candidates political forum, Wed., Oct. 23, 7:15 p.m. at Helen Butler Hall, Dominican Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville. More...

Plainedge Orchestra Fall Festival on October 19th

The Plainedge High School Orchestra Fall Festival will be held Sat., Oct. 19, 1 to 3 p.m. in the parking lot at John H. West Elementary School, 499 Boundary Ave., Bethpage. The rain date is Sat., Oct. 26. More...

Come and pick apples at Old Grace Church October 19

The Historical Society of the Massapequas will hold its Annual Apple Festival, Sat., Oct. 19, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Old Grace Church historic complex, 4755 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. The rain date is Sun., Oct. 20. More...

Bridal and Gown Charity Auction November 7

Bayview Florist & Montage and YES Community Counseling Center will present a Bridal and Gown Charity Auction, Thurs., Nov. 7, 7 to 9 p.m. at Bayview Florist, 4736 Sunrise Hwy, Massapequa Park. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. THURSDAY, October 17 More...

Oyster Bay Town residents Homeowners Cleanup set for Oct. 26

The seventh of eight 2013 Homeowners Cleanup programs for Oyster Bay Town residents will take place Sat., Oct. 26, 8:30 to 4 p.m. according to Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone. More...

First half of taxes in Oyster Bay due by November 12

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the first half of the 2013-14 School Tax Levy was due on Oct.1, but can be paid without penalty through Nov. 12. Be certain to sign your check, and make it payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes. More...

Women’s Health Day, Oct. 19

Stony Brook Hospital Medical Center community relations department is hosting a Women’s Health Day, Sat., Oct. 19, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Melville Marriott Long Island, 1350 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville. The registration fee is $25. More...

Project Safe Child Walka thon set for October 20

Two mothers whose sons died in dangerous dropside cribs have banded together again to hold Project Safe Child Walk-a-thon to raise money to keep children safe. The walk will take place Sun., Oct. 20, 10 a.m. More...

Ryo Goto to open the season for Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra

The Massapequa Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of guest conductor Richard Wright, opens its 31st season of free concerts with violinist, Ryu Goto, performing Lalo’s Symphonie Espagnole on Sat., Oct. More...

Oyster Bay’s hosting Artist’s Concert Sunday, October 20

The Town of Oyster Bay’s 2013-2014 Distinguished Artists Concert series is underway according to Councilman Chris Coschignano. On Sun., Oct. More...

Fundraiser being held to purchase bikes for disabled vets

American Legion Post 1066 of Massapequa is holding a fundraiser to acquire custom-built bikes for troops who have lost the use of their legs. More...

Join the Massapequa Junior Women’s Club for dinner Nov. 10

Massapequa Junior Women’s Club is hosting a dinner at Il Felice, 3943 Merrick Rd., Seaford, Sun., Nov. 10, 6 p.m. The cost is $50 per person. More...

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