Blood Drive at Middle School; Menorah Lighting at MHJC
Here's a look at the major news items and events upcoming in Plainview this week: 1. The Manetto Hill Jewish Center holds its community Menorah lighting ceremony Monday night between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. The community is invited.
Light and Hope Illuminate Plainview
It wouldn't be the holidays without it: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church held its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony Sunday and bathed Plainview in light and hope.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Southampton selects developer for Riverside revamp
Plainview-based Renaissance Downtowns, which has done work in Huntington Station, Hempstead and on the Nassau Coliseum Hub project, will coordinate the redevelopment.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Bargain hunters skip Thanksgiving dinner to shop
Plainview resident Gaurab Dewan is shown with his wife Booja and two children Kyra, 8, and Kabir, 4, checking out TV sets while shopping at Best Buy in Westbury on Thanksgiving Day.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Board Members Support Less Testing For Eighth-Graders
School board members in New York overwhelmingly support eliminating double-testing of eighth-graders in math, according to a new poll by the New York State School Boards Association .
Sixth Graders Become Nanoscientists For A Day
Thirty-one Plainview-Old Bethpage sixth grade science students recently attended the Brookhaven National Laboratory's Center for Functional Nanomaterials to become scientists for a day and learn about nanotechnology - the study of manipulating matter at an atomic or molecular level.
Happy Thanksgiving, Plainview: Here's What's Open, Closed
Today is a national holiday, which means all federal, state and local government offices are closed.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Michael F. Stokes Fire Poster Winners
Each year the students in second and third grade participate in the Levittown Fire Department poster contest.
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Tables For Walker Park
Scully decided to meet the community's need for tables at Walker and Borella Park in Plainview as part of his Eagle Scout project, which requires a boy scout to complete a community service project.
Treats For Troops
The Abbey Lane Elementary School Student Council collected leftover Halloween candy for American troops.
Happy Hanukkah, Plainview
Here are the top stories in and around Plainview Wednesday: 1. Happy Hanukkah: The holiday arrives at sundown tonight.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Community Menorah Lighting Set for Monday at MHJC
The Manetto Hill Jewish Center will hold its annual Community Menorah Lighting on Monday, Dec. 2. The event is from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the synagogue on Manetto Hill Road in Plainview.
Emergency Drill Planned at Schools; Storm Heading for Our Area
Here are the top stories in and around Farmingdale Tuesday: 1. Don't be alarmed: There's an Emergency Preparedness Drill scheduled for today at Farmingdale schools.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Catch The Wave Hosting Benefit for Spencer Reis Monday
Catch The Wave and Plainview's DECA Club is sponsoring a "Spencer Cares Scholarship" event at Catch The Wave all day Monday.
Looking for a Catered Thanksgiving? Fireside is an Option
A quick check of area caterers indicates that if you're looking to cater your Thanksgiving meal, you better move quickly.
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service At PJC on Tuesday
The 7th-annual Plainview-Old Bethpage Interfaith Thanksgiving Worship Service is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 26, to be hosted this year by the Plainview Jewish Center.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Plainview Has 'Grave Concerns' over Video Slots Proposal
A proposal to transform the OTB Race Palace in Plainview to include 1,000 video slot machines is meeting widespread condemnation in the community.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
John F. Kennedy Middle School pays tribute to namesake
Bethpage Jr. High School 8th graders Carl Pagluica, left, and John Zinno unveil a plaque during the ceremony on January 20, 1964 when the school's name was changed to John F. Kennedy Junior High School.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Syosset Jericho Tribune
Business News: November 22, 2013
Linc Leder has joined Syosset's Homes By Mara as its newest associate real estate broker.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Panera Bread opens its 1st Long Island drive-through in Plainview
The Panera Bread on Old Country Road in Plainview offers something no other Long Island branch provides: a drive-through window.