Parkway Elementary School Donates Food To Local Families in Need
Plainview Old-Bethpage Central School District's Parkway Elementary School students recently participated in a holiday-themed food drive in conjunction with the Plainview Lion's Club.
Student Selected as Semi-Finalist in NYS Senate Youth Program
Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District's John F. Kennedy High School student Ben Chasan was recently selected as one of 122 semifinalists to participate in the New York State Senate Youth Program.
Candlelight Evenings to Be Held at Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano recently announced that the Candlelight Evenings at Old Bethpage Village Restoration will take place on Friday to Sunday, Dec. 13 to 15 and Dec. 20 to 22, from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. "Candlelight Evenings offer a Hallmark card setting of flickering candles inside the Village's historic homes, along with 19th Century ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Blood Drive Monday at Plainview Middle School
The Plainview-Old Bethpage PTA is holding another blood drive today, Monday at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School.
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 .
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.
Treats For Troops
The Abbey Lane Elementary School Student Council collected leftover Halloween candy for American troops.
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.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
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.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
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Thanksgiving ushers in the festive season around the area
Sweet treats: The all-important holiday pie is being prepared at Old Bethpage Village under the watchful eye of a young visitor.
School District Gives Kids A Break
The Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District recently implemented a community-wide "Family Night" initiative to alleviate student stress related to homework, school-related assignments and standardized testing.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Public Schools: Liars Figure'Raise The Age' Outrage
John Owens' column "Public School Data: Numbers Beyond Belief" deserves a great big "attaboy" for going to the heart of the problem.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Old Bethpage woman's kidney donor coming from Philippines
Via Skype, Caroline Dela Cruz, of the Philippines, joins Esther Slubski, 75, of Old Bethpage, her family and Rep. Steve Israel to announce that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security approved her request to travel to the United States to donate a kidney to Slubski.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Plainview Residents Rock n' Roll To Arts Centre
Long regarded as a premium venue for screening first-run independent and commercial movies, the Cinema Arts Centre in Huntington holds monthly screenings of vintage rock n' roll recordings, attracting members from deep in Nassau County - including the Plainview-Old Bethpage area.
Library Hosting Health and Wellness Senior Fair Friday
The Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library in cooperation with Atria Plainview Senior Living is hosting their Good Life Health and Wellness Senior Fair on Friday.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Group Helps Clutterers
We all have our junk drawers or closets filled with knick-knacks, old clothes, collectibles, or what have you; it's common for many people to develop a bit of a pack-rat nature when they have their own living space.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Music Students Perform In 'Friends of The Library' Recital
Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School music students recently performed in the Plainview-Old Bethpage Library's 15th Annual Friends of the Library Recital.
Lavine to Host Affordable Health Care Seminar at Plainview Library
Assemblyman Charles Lavine will host a community seminar on the Affordable Health Care Act and the New York Health Benefit Exchange at a meeting set for Nov. 21, at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Library.