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  1. Tibetan monk teaches peace through temporary artRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    In what is becoming an annual tradition during peace week at Friends Academy, Buddhist monk Lama Tenzin Yignyen was invited back to the Locust Valley school to create a sand mandala and teach students about his philosophies and ideas. The mandala, which takes five days to create, is dismantled and tossed into Oyster Bay at the end of the week.

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  2. Plainview Sikh temple site plan suspended, confusing congregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Newsday

    The Oyster Bay Town Board has suspended an approved site plan for a Sikh temple in Plainview in a move that drew praise from neighbors and upset the congregation. As it suspended the site plan, board members also took an unusual step and voted to remove the site plan review process from the town planning department and give it to themselves.

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  3. Clarke Auction Offers Items from The Godfather That Can't Be RefusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Clarke Auction's first sale of the year will present a mob of antiques and statuary from a Oyster Bay, NY estate featured in The Godfather film trilogy. There were no horse's heads to be found decorating the estate's interior, but Clarke did acquire a magnificent antique parquetry inlaid, ormolu mounted, and leather top bureau plat.

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  4. School funding, hot-button issues are main fare at breakfast confabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Newsday

    ... At 9 a.m., a similar breakfast conference will begin at Jericho High School, 99 Cedar Swamp Rd. in the Town of Oyster Bay. Attendance is open only to residents and educators in the school districts of Jericho, Plainview-Old Bethpage and Syosset. ...

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  5. In Memoriam: Nellie M. TexiereRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Patch.com

    She was born in Oyster Bay, NY on July 3, 1917 to Charles and Elizabeth Mayes. Nellie married Robert W. Texiere Sr. and they lived in Greenwich most of their lives.

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  6. Teddy Roosevelt once killed 296 animals in a single safari huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... the nation's 26th president in his trophy room at Sagamore Hill, Roosevelt's summer White House and his home in Oyster Bay, N.Y. The 28-room mansion has undergone an extensive four-year, $10 million renovation by the National Park Service. Every one ...

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  7. Chinese New Year celebrations on Long Island in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    Kids are from Sitan Taichi Martial Arts Center in Syossetperforming Chinese Kong-fu, which will be part of the Chinese new year celebrations at Coe Hall at Planting Fields in Oyster Bay, Feb. 13-14, 2016. Photo Credit: Yun Li Kids are from Sitan Taichi Martial Arts Center in Syossetperforming Chinese Kong-fu, which will be part of the Chinese new year celebrations at Coe Hall at Planting Fields in Oyster Bay, Feb. 13-14, 2016.

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  8. Long Island hires and promotions: Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Assn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    Michael F. Rich III of Oyster Bay was elected secretary of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association. Photo Credit: Progressive Marketing Group Five Long Island water district commissioners have been elected to the offices of the Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association .

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  9. Plan to cancel Harendra Singh loan guarantees considered by Oyster BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Newsday

    The Woodlands at Woodbury banquet hall, operated by concessionaire Harendra Singh on the grounds of the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, on July 1, 2015. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp The Woodlands at Woodbury banquet hall, operated by concessionaire Harendra Singh on the grounds of the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course in Woodbury, on July 1, 2015.

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  10. Andrew Bader of Plainview Water District Appointed 2016 NSWCA 1st Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Patch.com

    January 25, 2016; Plainview, NY - Several Long Island water district commissioners were recently elected to Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association's new board for the 2016 term, which runs through December 31, 2016, during a recent NSWCA meeting. The newly elected 2016 board includes new NSWCA President Raymond J. Averna of Massapequa Water District, who succeeds outgoing President Thomas P. Hand of the Massapequa Water District, NSWCA 1st Vice President Andrew N. Bader of the Plainview Water District , NSWCA 2nd Vice President Vincent Abbatiello of the Westbury Water District, NSWCA Secretary Michael F. Rich III of Oyster Bay Water District, and NSWCA Treasurer William Schuckmann of Hicksville Water District.

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  11. Realtor Mara Navaretta Lands New, Bigger Home for Syosset-Based Homes By Mara RealtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Patch.com

    ... broadened their scope beyond their local base. While originally representing homes within communities of Town of Oyster Bay, it has since extended its reach, serving areas today as far out as Jamesport, Nissequogue and West Hampton Beach. Homes By ...

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  12. Syosset Mobile Home Park set to close as last residents gather belongingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Newsday

    ... Genova, a partner in STP Associates LLC, which owns the mobile home park. Her brother, Leonard Genova, is the Oyster Bay Town Attorney and a former partner in the company. Residents say she has been one of their main contacts with the owners. "We're ...

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  13. GNN's Patrick Gao win second straight county titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Newsday

    Patrick Gao of Great Neck North, left, battles Donal Mahoney of Garden City during the Nassau County fencing sabre final at Oyster Bay High School on Jan. 30, 2016. Photo Credit: James Escher Patrick Gao of Great Neck North, left, battles Donal Mahoney of Garden City during the Nassau County fencing sabre final at Oyster Bay High School on Jan. 30, 2016.

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  14. Man Charged With Robbery, Attempted Robbery in Oyster BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Patch.com

    The Oyster Bay man stole a woman's wallet and tried to grab another woman's purse while fleeing the scene Friday, police said. A 20-year-old Oyster Bay man was arrested after police said he robbed an 18-year-old woman and attempted to rob a 57-year-old woman in Oyster Bay on Friday night.

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  15. Police arrest ice cream shop thief in Oyster BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | News12.com

    Police say Patrick Allen grabbed the 18-year-old's wallet just as she was about to pay at the Carvel on Audrey Avenue Friday night. (January 30, 2016 1:14 PM) Police say Patrick Allen grabbed the 18-year-old's wallet just as she was about to pay at the Carvel on Audrey Avenue Friday night.

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  16. Oyster Bay man arrested after robbing Carvel customer of wallet, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Newsday

    An Oyster Bay man was arrested Friday night after police said he robbed an 18-year-old woman of her wallet at an ice cream store and then tried to take another woman's purse. The first victim was paying for ice cream at Carvel on Audrey Avenue in Oyster Bay at 7:35 p.m. when Patrick Allen, 20, grabbed her wallet, Nassau County police said.

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  17. LIRR: Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma branches on or close to schedule after earlier delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Newsday

    The Long Island Rail Road said trains on three branches were on or close to schedule before noon on Friday after morning delays. Delays averaging about 20 minutes had earlier been reported on the Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches because of a track condition in Mineola and a broken crossing gate in New Hyde Park.

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  18. MTA: LIRR riders' confusion during, after storm 'our fault'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Newsday

    ... more than 2 feet of snow on the Island. On Sunday, the MTA said seven of 12 LIRR branches - Port Washington, Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma, Huntington, Babylon and Greenport - would be up and running by 5 a.m., in time for the Monday ...

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  19. Anthony Macagnone, Joseph Pinto, Oyster Bay councilmen, say Frederick Ippolito should resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Newsday

    Town of Oyster Bay Planning Commissioner Fred Ippolito, right, leaves federal court in Central Islip on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, with his lawyer, Brian J. Griffin. Ippolito pleaded guility to tax fraud.

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  20. Local Water District Commissioners Elected to New BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Patch.com

    Several Long Island water district commissioners were elected to Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association's new board during a recent NSWCA meeting. The newly elected 2016 board includes new NSWCA President Raymond J. Averna of Massapequa Water District, who succeeds outgoing President Thomas P. Hand of the Massapequa Water District, NSWCA 1st Vice President Andrew N. Bader of the Plainview Water District, NSWCA 2ndVice President Vincent Abbatiello of the Westbury Water District, NSWCA Secretary Michael F. Rich III of Oyster Bay Water District, and NSWCA Treasurer William Schuckmann of Hicksville Water District.

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