The Syosset High School varsity baseball team has been enjoying a successful Spring 2015 season with exciting, fun-filled games leading them into the playoffs with hopes that they too can bring home a championship to Syosset to match those of the football, ice hockey, lacrosse and soccer teams. [Read more…]
Long Island Lutheran Middle & High School recognized the achievements of its outstanding students at its annual honors banquet held on June 15 at the Fox Hollow Caterers in Woodbury. Among those honored were Syosset residents Elizabeth Anez and Noah Goodman. [Read more…]
More than 350 family and friends streamed into the overflowing North Shore Synagogue sanctuary in Syosset on June 13 to participate and honor 10 adult B’nai Mitzvah achievers. Each of the students underwent a rigorous two-year program of study, many of whom had no prior experience with the Hebrew language. [Read more…]
The Nassau girls’ golf team continued its stellar play recently, finishing second place in its state championship thanks in large part to a pair of Syosset golf greats. [Read more…]
Three competitors from Bev Francis’ Powerhouse Gym in Syosset won top honors in the annual National Physique Committee (NPC) Atlantic States Championships at Baruch College in Manhattan on June 6.
Bill Leonello, 60, took a first place award in the over-60 category. Leonello had won first place honors three years ago when he placed first in the over-55 category. [Read more…]
Social media distracts everyone, as even the most professional of adults will shirk real-world responsibilities in favor of retweets and red notification icons. But when the parents of two Syosset youngsters had the bright idea to help their daughters refocus on school obligations by prohibiting social media use, an inspiring endeavor was set in motion. [Read more…]
Man Of La Mancha In Concert
The Jericho library hosts this stage classic presented by Plaza Theatrical Productions from 2 to 4 p.m. Join Don Quixote as he fights to right all the wrongs and tilts at windmills in this award-winning show. Enjoy the music and the poignant, moving story as you follow the Man of La Mancha on his “Impossible Dream.” [Read more…]
A group of Old Bethpage residents are banding together to ensure their local environment gets a fair shake before developers break ground on a massive Plainview project.
Residents appeared in state Supreme Court last week to file a lawsuit challenging how the Town of Oyster Bay performed its environmental review of the Country Pointe project, which encompasses 750 housing units, a 25,000-square-foot clubhouse and 118,450-square-feet of retail space at Old Country Road and Round Swamp Round, to be built by Jericho-based Beechwood Organization. [Read more…]
The Friends of the Syosset Public Library recently announced the winners of their 2015 essay contest, “My Most Unforgettable Hero/Heroine And Why.” [Read more…]