On a blustery afternoon on Saturday, Oct. 18, residents of Munsey Park gathered at Copley Pond along with local dignitaries, village, state, county and town officials, to celebrate and enjoy the beauty of a project started and promoted by Erin Cunningham and the Munsey Park Women’s Club to revitalize the pond. [Read more...]
PSEG Long Island appointed Paul Napoli as its vice president of power markets, effective immediately. Napoli joins the Long Island team after 35 years with the Utility’s sister company, Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G). In his new role, Napoli will report to David M. Daly, who is PSEG Long Island’s President and COO. [Read more...]
The Sisterhood of Temple Judea announces Rebecca Alexander, author of Not Fade Away, will be their guest speaker on Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. [Read more...]
The Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer’s is hosting the 16th Annual 5K Family Walk/Run. The event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 26 rain or shine at Mary Jane Davies Park on Plandome Road. Registration day of the race is from 8-9:15am and the race starts at 9:30 a.m. sharp.
To register online go to www. start2finish.com and click on the “register online now” button and select the Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer Race. Online registration is available until Oct. 22.
To pre-register, download a registration form from the MWCABC website: www.manhassetbreastcancer.org.
Mail-in or online registrations received by Friday Oct. 17 will receive a t-shirt. Registrations received by Oct. 17 (mail-in) and Oct. 22 (online) are $25 for adults $15 for kids 13 and under. Day of race registration fees are $35 for adults and $25 for kids 13 and under. The awards will be given out 20 minutes after the last participant finishes the race.
All are welcome including adults, children, strollers and the physically challenged, but no bikes, scooters or roller blades are allowed.
Underwriting opportunities are available. Platinum ($500-$999) and pink ($1000 +) level donor names will appear on the t-shirt.
For more information regarding the race please contact Cathy McAree at firstname.lastname@example.org or Karen Barnes at email@example.com.
Don’t forget to buy your raffle tickets for the Cash for the Cure. Only 500 tickets will be sold and three lucky winners of $10,000, $2,000, and $1000 will be chosen right before race time. Please contact Jen DeSena at 365-2693 or Laura Hull at 365-4277, Joy Sargent at 627-3266 and Whitney Godfrey to purchase your ticket by Oct. 25.
Over fifty members of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock in Manhasset walked with over 400,000 activists at the People’s Climate March in NYC on September 21. [Read more...]
The NYS Department of the Transportation will be repaving the Northern State Parkway (NSP) between the Wantagh State Parkway (Exit 33) and the LIE/I495 (Exit 37A). [Read more...]
On Tuesday, Oct. 21, the Manhasset Community Club presents Constance Del Vecchio Maltese, a well-known portrait artist who rose to new eminence with her stunning series “Age of Discovery Navigators,” 13 portraits of the great discoverers who, beginning with Christopher Columbus, changed the face of the earth and opened the New World. She will explain in detail how she developed the faces in a few of these portraits as well as the background scenes.
Guests are welcome. Gues fee of $5 includes lunch and program. The lecture will take place 11:30 a.m. at the Church of Our Savior Lutheran at 1901 Northern Blvd. For further information, contact Barbara Pierce at 627-0662,
The New York State Department of Transportation’s (NYSDOT) $25 million construction project to repave the Long Island Express/I495 (LIE) between Willis Avenue (Exit 37) and Sunnyside Boulevard (Exit 46) , began last week. [Read more...]
The U. S. Secretary Arne Duncan announced Munsey Park School as one of 337 schools recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2014 based on overall academic excellence or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. We were awarded under the “overall academic excellence” category. These schools demonstrate that all students can achieve to high levels. [Read more...]