The Syosset sisters from Inspire Bright took their “teens helping teens” motto on the road recently, teaming up with Insomnia cookies in Syracuse to kick off the organization’s latest endeavor—an ACT/SAT study guide collection to benefit students in need. [Read more…]
To help lift the spirits of children suffering chronic illness in hospitals this holiday season, realtor Mara Navaretta of Woodbury has aligned with the Massapequa Park-based nonprofit The Ashley Wade Foundation to participate in its Jake’s Jammies pajama drive. [Read more…]
Hidden away amongst the twisting industrial alleyways lining Robbins Lane is an unlikely oasis for the musically-minded, nestled in-between countless warehouses and trucks, known as Rapture Sound Studio, Syosset’s first top-of-the-line rehearsal studio created for musicians, by musicians. [Read more…]
Dessert. It’s the best part of any meal. Sweet endings come in the form of many culinary confections and for artist Samantha Brooks, cake is the front runner. A one woman show, Brooks bakes, decorates and delivers her delicious works of art for events such as weddings, birthday parties and social events. It’s a dream that is finally coming to fruition, after dabbling in just about every form of art. [Read more…]
Town officials have put the brakes on a truck problem plaguing a local thoroughfare.
The Town of Oyster Bay voted Nov. 10 to restore truck limits on a four-mile stretch of South Oyster Bay Road—effectively turning back the clock to Dec. 2014, before the roadway was made an “access highway” by the New York State Department of Transportation (DOT). [Read more…]
A handful of Syosset residents are busy volunteering their time to restore a relic of Oyster Bay’s past.
Syosset’s Jim Brannigan, a financial analyst retiree from Wall Street has found a new vocation, volunteering to build the oyster dredge Ida May. [Read more…]
Syosset’s Keri Wirth was well on her way to fulfilling her dream of becoming a recording artist specializing in vocally-driven dance music when the tune of her career trajectory suddenly changed. [Read more…]
Originally on a collegiate baseball track, SUNY Old Westbury’s Andrew Pohalski derailed from the plan. But the sophomore didn’t crash, instead becoming a golfer and earning the program’s first Skyline Conference Rookie of the Year honor. [Read more…]
It’s not everyday that a couple’s decision to drop every penny into a dream becomes a successful reality, but that risky prospect has paid off and now expands to Syosset this November. [Read more…]
The all-American night out is a suburban rite. It is the easygoing weeknight when grocery guesswork is avoided, the pantry remains undisturbed and the stovetop stays off. Everyone eats what they want and no one has to wash the dishes. [Read more…]