2020-04-17

2020-04-17 E-Edition

School budget vote, election pushed back to June


During a special virtual Town Hall event hosted on April 7 by the Jericho School District, residents were advised that the annual school board election and budget vote will not be held on its originally scheduled date of Tuesday May 19; New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that it will be some time after June 1. Once a new date […]

Members of the Jericho community discussed their concerns with the Jericho Board of Education at an online Town Hall held on April 7th via Zoom and Facebook Live.

Jericho Schools host virtual town hall


The Jericho Board of Education and school district administrators hosted a virtual ‘Community Forum’ on Tuesday night April 7, 2020, through Zoom and Facebook Live. Board President William Ferro said the virtual meeting with everyone participating online was an example of social distancing with no group gatherings, “as Jericho Schools are doing what we can to help flatten the curve […]

Mr. Syosset remembered: Gus Scutari passes a week after 99th birthday


The Syosset Woodbury community took time during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders on Long Island to celebrate the life and legacy of a hometown hero, World War II veteran Constantino “Gus” Scutari, who passed away at age 99 on April 9, 2020. Scutari’s death last week was announced by American Legion Post 175, however he was […]

Syosset Board to livestream meeting

The Syosset Board of Education will hold its next monthly public meeting via livestreaming on Tuesday, April 21st at 8 p.m. on the Syosset School District website, www.syossetschools.org Members of the public who would like to submit a question or comment to the board may do so by submitting it via email to districtclerk@syossetschools.org by 4 p.m. on Friday, April […]

New real estate salesperson

Jennifer Sneag of Plainview, has joined Homes By Mara Realty of Syosset. “I like the ‘hometown’ feel of a smaller boutique real estate firm,” comments Sneag. “This environment gives clients more personalized service where they can easily reach all sales agents as well as its Owner and President, Mara Navaretta, whenever needed.” Sneag began her career working as an account […]