Monthly Archives: March 2015

Town of Oyster Bay Summer Recreation Program Celebrating 50th Anniversary

Councilman Coschignano Announces Registration for 2015
Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano announced that this year marks the 50th anniversary of the Town’s popular Summer Recreation Program.
“The Town’s Summer Recreation Program offers children between the ages of four and twelve an exciting, age-grouped summer experience,” Councilman Coschignano said. “Depending on grouping,  participants take part in trips, tournaments, shows and athletic events, including the always popular Tobay Games.”
The Councilman noted that the program, held at Marjorie R. [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich Reminds Residents of How to Avoid Late Tax Payment Penalties

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes, James J. Stefanich, reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage.
In addition, Stefanich encourages residents who recently purchased a home, condominium or co-op unit, or just refinanced or transferred the mortgage on their property, to be sure that notification in writing is sent to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes, Town of Oyster Bay, 74 Audrey Avenue, Oyster [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Looking for Qualified Lifeguards

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that the Town is currently seeking individuals who are certified to work as lifeguards for the 2015 summer season.

“Anyone who is qualified to serve as a lifeguard has the ideal opportunity for employment with the Town of Oyster Bay,” said Supervisor Venditto. “There is certainly a sense of pride that goes along with the position, and our lifeguards have the added bonus of working at the town’s [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Offering iPad and Tablet Classes for Seniors

April is a great time to take advantage of SeniorNet classes being held just for Town of Oyster Bay seniors, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph Muscarella. Registration for these informative classes begin April 15th at the William P. Bennett Hicksville Community Center, 28 W. Carl Street in Hicksville, off 107 (Broadway) and Old Country Road.
“Volunteer instructors and coaches make learning fun while helping seniors unlock the power of the iPad or tablet,” [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Offers Tips on Preparing Taxes

Ask almost any American adult about the significance of April 15th and they will tell you that is when their income tax is due. It is important not to wait until the last minute to prepare your taxes, advises Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, who offers some advice for anyone who calculates their own tax returns.
“Preparing taxes usually isn’t a simple task. Regardless of whether you use a computer tax preparation program, organize [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Urges Residents To Support “Freezin’ For A Reason” Town Of Oyster Bay Polar Plunge

2nd annual event to be held at TOBAY Beach on March 21st to Benefit Special Olympics
Hearty Town of Oyster Bay residents will once again have the opportunity to support Special Olympics by participating in the 2nd Annual “Freezin’ for a Reason” Town of Oyster Bay Polar Plunge on Saturday, March 21, 2015. The event will take place at TOBAY Beach with registration starting at 9:30 a.m. and the plunge to begin at 11:30 a.m..
“Many [Read More]

Councilman Coschignano Offers Brochure on S.O.R.T. Program

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano advises residents that the Town has an informative, free brochure entitled “How To Be A Good S.O.R.T., which gives a comprehensive overview of the Town’s curbside recycling program.
“Oyster Bay’s S.O.R.T. (Separate Oyster Bay’s Recyclables Today) program is one of the most successful curbside recycling programs in the nation thanks to the cooperation of Town residents,” Councilman Coschignano stated. “However, a successful recycling program depends on the proper [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Invites Residents to Volunteer for Annual Dune Stabilization Project

Environmental Project Returns to Tobay Beach March 28th
Anyone interested in protecting and enhancing Tobay Beach can join with fellow volunteers and Town officials at the Annual Tobay Beach Dune Stabilization Project, slated for Saturday, March 28, at 10:00 a.m. according to Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.
“This environmentally important dune grass planting project helps protect the Town’s fragile beach dunes from erosion,” Supervisor Venditto said. “Recent storms, particularly Hurricane Sandy, have had a significant [Read More]

Long Island High School Hockey Championship Cancelled

Contest Originally Slated for March 10th at the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center in Bethpage
The 2015 Long Island High School Hockey Championship between the Syosset Braves and the West Islip Lions, originally slated for Tuesday, March 10th at the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center in Bethpage, has been cancelled.

Due to the inclement weather, the Town of Oyster Bay has cancelled its blood drive slated for March 5th. The event will be re-scheduled for Thursday, April 2nd.

Due to the inclement weather, The Town of Oyster Bay has cancelled its blood drive originally slated for March 5th. The event will be rescheduled for April 2nd. We are sorry for the inconvenience and hope you can participate in The Town of Oyster Bay’s blood drive on its rescheduled date.