Thursday, 17 October 2013 00:00
Glen Cove GOP/Team Spinello campaign headquarters will hold a casual evening of coffee and conversation with Team Spinello at 7 p.m. The candidate for Glen Cove Mayor, Reggie Spinello, and his team of candidates for City Council: incumbent Anthony Gallo, Jr.; Pamela Panzenbeck, Efraim Spagnoletti, Linda Darby, Charles Bozzello, and Kristina Heuser will be available to answer questions and listen to ideas and suggestions regarding Glen Cove’s present and future. Located at 149 Glen Street. Refreshments will be available.
The Glen Cove Board of Education will hold a special election at Robert M. Finley Middle School from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Candidates Daniel Cox and Maureen Pappachristou are running for the one vacant seat on the school board, to complete the term expiring June 30, 2014.
The story of the meticulous restoration of one of Sea Cliff’s oldest most ornate Victorian era houses will be presented by the Sea Cliff Landmarks Association at the Sea Cliff Yacht Club, 42 The Boulevard, Sea Cliff, at 7:30 p.m. Peter Fleishman, general contractor, William Wall, architect and Frank Scavone serial house restorer will give their perspectives on the restoration of the Eastlake style house built on Sea Cliff Avenue in 1873. Refreshments will be served.
Thursday, Oct. 24
Friends of the Glen Cove Youth Board will hold their Third Annual Wine and Beer Tasting, from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Metropolitan, Glen Cove. $55 per person (Check payable to Friends of the Glen Cove Youth Board; mail to 128B Glen Street, Glen Cove, NY 11542). For more information or to order tickets: 516-671-4600
The League of Women Voters (LWV) will host a forum between the two candidates running for Glen Cove Mayor at 7 p.m. Democrat incumbent Ralph Suozzi will face his Republican challenger Reginald Spinello at the Glen Cove High School on 150 Dosoris Lane, starting at 7 p.m. Voters can get information about these and other candidates by typing in their address at the League of Women Voters’ online, interactive Voters Guide Vote 411.org. They can also find out what voting districts they are in and where to vote.
On Friday, Oct. 25, from 4 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 26, from 12 to 6 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 16 Glenwood Rd., Glen Head, will hold its annual Fall Festival. Wonderful handmade items, made by members of the congregation, will be available to the public. There will be a White Elephant sale, a clothesline, a bake sale, and a “Country Kitchen.” Meals of Norwegian waffles, chili with cornbread, and homemade soups will be offered. Lucky raffle winners will go home with great gifts. Activities for children will be offered. The entire congregation is involved in the fair, from the Sunday School children who have made crafts, the teenagers who help with the set-up, clean-up, and chili meals, to the fair workers ranging in age from eight to eighty-somethings. Donations will benefit the church and Lutheran charities.
The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) is holding its annual Children’s Costume Parade. Festivities begin at noon at The Regency at Glen Cove, 94 School Street with a ‘Scary Story Hour’ and refreshments.
Parade registration takes place from noon to 1 p.m. at Village Square. Line-up is at 1 p.m. at the intersection of School Street and Highland Road. After the parade, children may trick-or-treat throughout the downtown at businesses displaying the special BID “Welcome” posters. The Fun Bus will be in Village Square from 1 to 3 p.m. There will be a costume contest, a pie-eating contest and an apple pie bake-off. Marchers must fill out a registration form, which can be obtained, along with applications for the pie-eating contest and pie bake-off, at the Downtown B.I.D. office at 18 Village Square, or at www.glencovedowntown.org.