Late Friday afternoon, October 2, a new model gold Honda Accord crashed into a pole on Shelter Rock Road causing power to be shut down in the surrounding area. Stores on Northern Boulevard from Lord & Taylor to Barnes and Noble were darkened by the event. South Strathmore and Strathmore Village were also in the dark. (photo by Sean Dolan) [Read more…]
There is a hurricane called Joaquin which is coming towards Long Island. The official word from the North Shore Alert is as follows:
- “As you know, 5 days out, Hurricane Joaquin is currently tracking on the same path as Sandy at that same point.
- While we are hopeful that it will veer off in other directions, some planning is warranted.
- We urge you to update your email, text, landline, and cell information–for you and your family members–now at NorthShoreAlert.org.
- As many of you know, during Storm Sandy, NorthShoreAlert was a vital lifeline for the community.
- Please also forward this message to others who may not already be subscribed.
Go to: NorthShoreAlert.org”
The Manhasset Press will keep you up to date on the changing weather progress.
EASTBOUND LIE WILL BE CLOSED NIGHTLY WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 THROUGH FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 AT EXIT 46/SUNNYSIDE BLVD. IN THE TOWN OF OYSTER BAY, NASSAU COUNTY [Read more…]
The North Hempstead Town Board will present the eighth annual Kids Safety Day on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Manhasset’s Mary Jane Davies Green. [Read more…]
The 6th Annual “Cruise to the Show” Parade and Car Show will be held on Saturday, September 26th and Sunday, September 27th. [Read more…]
Manhasset residents, friends and visitors looking for a meaningful way to commemorate the Sept. 11 anniversary are invited to attend the Manhasset 9/11 Candlelight Memorial Service at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, in Mary Jane Davies Park on Plandome Road. [Read more…]
Remember to Display your United States Flag at Half-Staff on Friday September 11th, 2015 in Honor of Patriot Day. [Read more…]
No. 1 and three-time defending US Open champion Serena Williams has been named the top seed in women’s singles at the 2015 US Open. The 2015 US Open will be played Aug. 31 – Sept. 13 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.
This is the fourth time that Serena Williams has been the No. 1 seed at the US Open. She won the title on all prior occasions (2002, 2013, and 2014). FollowingWilliams will be No. 2 seed Simona Halep, of Romania, a 2014 French Open finalist; No. 3 and 2006 US Open champion Maria Sharapova,of Russia; No. 4 and 2014 US Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki,of Denmark; No. 5 Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, who won Wimbledon in 2011 and 2014; and No. 6 Lucie Safarova, of the Czech Republic, this year’s French Open finalist. [Read more…]
The Spinney Hill Coalition kicked off a community Farmers Market last week that will be held every Sunday. The Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at 125 Community Drive in Manhasset (corner of Pond Hill Road).
Shoppers can find locally sourced fresh fruits and vegetables with the convenience of a farm stand right in their own backyard. The market will accept EBT, debit cards, credit cards, Farmers Market Nutrition (FMNP) Senior and WIC checks, as well as cash.
The Farmers Market is sponsored by the Spinney Hill Coalition: North Shore–LIJ Office of Community and Public Health, First Baptist Church, Lakeville AME Zion Church, Mt. Olive Baptist Church, St. Paul AME Zion Church, Hispanic Community of Great Neck, Manhasset Great Neck EOC, Manhasset-Great Neck Community Child Care Partnership, Parent Child Home Program, North Hempstead Housing Authority and local legislators, and in part by the Manhasset Community Fund’s Greentree Good Neighbor Fund.