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Help Needed For LI Sound

As many readers may already know, George Martin, Manhasset Bay Shipyard, and his wife Pia Haselbach lost their home, their four cats and all their possessions in a devastating fire aboard their houseboat.  George and Pia are also very involved in volunteer activities for CancerCare and the Lutheran Church of Our Savior. The church has found temporary housing for them and established a fun

Junior sailors from local yacht clubs participate in an educational program provided by Save The Sound, where they learned all about Long Island Sound and how to protect it and our bay.

Junior sailors from local yacht clubs participate in an educational program provided by Save The Sound, where they learned all about Long Island Sound and how to protect it and our bay.

d to help them. If you would like to personally contribute to the fund, you can send your donation, payable to the Lutheran Church of Our Savior, to: Lutheran Church of our Savior, 12 Franklin Avenue.  Indicate on the check the donation is for George and Pia.  Alternatively, donors can contribute at this website: http://www.gofundme.com/helpforhouseboats.  [Read more…]

Prosser Award Given To Oakcliff Sailing Center

Kudos are in order—yet again—for Oakcliff Sailing Center in Oyster Bay. Liz Shaw, Trainer Program Director at Oakcliff, accepted the U.S. Sailing’s Joe Prosser Award at the National Sailing Programs Symposium (NSPS) in Milwaukee, WI. This esteemed award is given to an organization that has made an exemplary contribution toward improving the quality and safety in the training or instruction of sailors. This is the top award a training facility can receive from U.S. sailing and embodies everything that Oakcliff stands for. [Read more…]

St. Mary’s Enters Inaugural Robot Tourney

Lego_013015AMineola High School will host Nassau County’s inaugural FIRST LEGO League (FLL) all-day qualifying match on Saturday, Jan. 31 and the LEGO Legends from St. Mary High School in Manhasset will participate. [Read more…]

Registration For Manhasset Baseball/Softball League

Regular Registration:
Jan. 1 to 31 – Pre-K and K is $175, first through sixth grade; seventh grade girls are $225 [Read more…]

Volvo Sailing Race

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January 13, 2015. Leg 3 onboard Team Alvimedica. Day 10. Around the south of Sri Lanka the fleet enters the Bay of Bengal, still hanging onto the last of the strong winds that are forecasted to soon dissipate. All hands on deck for a sail change as the winds begin to ease. Credit: Amory Ross/Team Alvimedica/Volvo Ocean Race.

Now that we are really into the winter season, with temperatures hovering in the mid 20s, one has to wonder what sailors do to wile away the time until they can get back into the boatyards to prepare for the sailing season.   [Read more…]

CYO Jan. 9 Update

BasketBall_112114BSt Mary’s 5th grade team 1 went 2-0 this weekend, prevailing in hard-fought, physical battles on the road and at home.  [Read more…]

Gravity

Gravity_122714BThere’s an exciting new way to keep your New Year’s fitness resolution. Gravity In Motion, which teaches proper, precise, purposeful movement patterns in a state of the art functional, open-turf training facility, officially opened its doors at Dany Holdstein Two World Dance and Fitness (DHTW) studios, home of the HUB fitness concept in Greenvale’s Wheatley Plaza. With a focus on performance, balance and strength training, combined with athletic movement and agility exercises, Gravity In Motion is designed to help the athlete in all of us achieve maximum results. [Read more…]

Indians Looking Good In Bball

Jawaun Gillespie on the perimeter

Jawaun Gillespie on the perimeter

The Indians are looking forward to a great season in boys basketball. With four returning starters the team is experienced while still having young talent throughout the program. The team has a unique makeup of size and strength with a lot of athleticism across the board. The Indians will play a strong defensive game with a fast paced offense. [Read more…]

Register For PAL Baseball/Softball

Registration For Manhasset Baseball/Softball League Is Open!
Early Registration:

Nov. 1S to Dec. 31 – Pre-K and K is $150, first through sixth grade; seventh grade girls are $200 [Read more…]

Pro Racer At 17

Racer_122714AManhasset High School junior Ben Auriemma is on a fast track to achieving his goal of becoming a professional race car driver. [Read more…]