Monthly Archives: November 2015

Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Rinks Now Open

Town of Oyster Bay residents are now able to enjoy outdoor ice skating at the Marjorie R. Post (Massapequa) and Syosset-Woodbury Community Park ice rinks, since the 2015-16 season officially began the day after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 27, 2015, according to Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.
“Once again, Town residents can enjoy this popular winter sport at prices that make it a great value for your recreation dollar,” Supervisor Venditto stated.
General admission for [Read More]

Councilman Pinto Issues Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

Known as the “Silent Killer,” carbon monoxide, commonly called CO, is the leading cause of accidental poisoning deaths in America. Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Pinto is urging residents to take an inventory of their home to help insure they are protected against this potentially lethal substance and outlined some simple steps residents can take to protect themselves and their loved ones.
“Carbon monoxide is colorless, odorless and tasteless, and has the potential to be [Read More]

Councilman Macagnone Invites Residents to Register for Winter 2016 Open Court Volleyball Program

Residents looking for a way to exercise or an outlet for a fun social activity during the winter are invited to take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s Winter 2016 Open Court Volleyball Program, according to Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone. The program is open to Town residents and non-residents 18 and older, and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center.
The volleyball program begins on Tuesday, January 5 and [Read More]

Councilman Coschignano Announces Adult Co-Ed Badminton Program Registration

Residents looking for a fun activity or new form of exercise to make the upcoming winter months more exciting are invited to take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s Adult Co-Ed Badminton Program, according to Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano. The program is open to Town residents and non-residents 18 and older, and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center.
The badminton program starts on Thursday, January 7 and [Read More]

Massapequa Street Ceremoniously Renamed in Honor of Longtime Massapequa Retailer Richard A. Orzano

The Town of Oyster Bay unveiled a ceremonial street sign in Massapequa at the corner of Roosevelt Boulevard and Merrick Road on Saturday, November 21 in honor of the late Richard A. Orzano, a well-respected businessman and community leader.
“Whether it was his work for the United States Navy as a photographer and member of Naval Intelligence, coaching Little League or operating a highly successful 7-Eleven franchise in Massapequa with his wife Patricia, Richard put [Read More]

Councilwoman Alesia Reminds Residents to Nominate ‘Women of Distinction’

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia reminds residents that the Town is accepting nomination forms for the 18th annual “Women of Distinction” awards program.
“Each year, the Town has the privilege of honoring designated ‘Women of Distinction’ in each of eight categories,” Councilwoman Alesia said. “Winners are recognized at a special ceremony early next year.”
The Councilwoman noted that anybody who would like to submit a candidate for the “Women of Distinction” can fill out [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Announces Town’s ‘Distinguished Artists’ Concerts for December

The Town of Oyster Bay 2015-2016 Distinguished Artists Concert series continues in December with a number of performances at various libraries throughout the Town, Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson announced.
“One of the Town’s most popular programs, the ‘Distinguished Artist’ Concert Series runs now through May 2016 and features performances by a diverse collection of musical acts and dance programs,” Councilwoman Johnson stated. “These concerts, all free of charge, help illustrate how truly diverse the interests [Read More]

Town Clerk Altadonna Reminds Residents About “Green” Public Parking and Beach Permits

If you are an Oyster Bay Town resident who drives any hybrid or alternative fuel vehicle, you are eligible for no cost “green” public parking and beach permits, according to Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr.
“As a way of rewarding those who already have chosen ‘green energy’ vehicles, and to further encourage others to do so, the Town offers free ‘green’ permits for parking at the railroad stations and free ‘green’ permits for [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Chris J. Coschignano Presented With the VFW Inspired Leadership Award and the Commanders Award

Syosset Post 6394 Veterans of Foreign Wars Bestows Coveted Honor

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano was presented with both the VFW Inspired Leadership Award and the Commanders Award by Syosset Post 6394 Veterans of Foreign Wars in grateful recognition of his many years of unwavering support of the military veteran community in Syosset and across the entire Township.
“Councilman Coschignano’s tireless efforts on our behalf have enabled us to reach out to other veterans [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Announces Annual ‘Toys for Tots’ Drive

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone joined with Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano to announce the annual kick-off of this year’s “Toys for Tots” collection drive, which will run through December 15th, in an effort to collect new, unwrapped toys to be used as gifts for children throughout the community.
“Under the direction of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, the Toys for Tots Drive follows a mission to help ensure that children in need [Read More]