Thursday, 06 February 2014 00:00
The Island Trees Tri-M Music Honor Society, under the advisorship of music teacher Mr. Greg Warnokowski, inducted 22 new student members, on Jan. 14.
Tri-M, which stands for Modern Music Masters, is a program of the National Association for Music Education that recognizes students for their high academic and music achievements.
The ceremony, led by Mr. Warnokowski and the Tri-M Executive Board, also included performances by members of Tri-M including Emily Meyer, Janice Hur, Gabriella Trezza, James Muscarello, and “The Saxletes,” an ensemble that features all saxophone players.
The Chamber Orchestra performed the processional, and new inductees Colleen Lamberti, Jennifer Maniscalco, and Alyssa Paciullo, performed the National Anthem.
Congratulations to all of the inductees: Emily Barcia, Domenique Bentivegna, Rachel Caffrey, Brienna Carter, Marie Abigail Chavez, Jake DeMaria, Sarah Gonzalez, Dhyan Gor, Stephen Hogan, Kevin Holt, Colleen Lamberti, Timothy Maines, Jennifer Maniscalco, Rebekah Martin, Adrianna Mulligan, Andrew Muscarello, Alyssa Paciullo, Danielle Pape, George Rincon, Leanne Rossano, Collin Skelly, and Jessica Weissman.
— Submitted by Island Trees High School Music Chairperson Susan Oliveto
Thursday, 30 October 2014 16:07
Alan W. Clark, Esq., managing partner and founder of the Levittown-based law firm Alan W. Clark & Associates has again been named a leading personal injury and medical malpractice plaintiff attorney in the 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers publication for his seventh consecutive year.
Super Lawyers is a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. The comprehensive roster represents no more than 5 percent of lawyers in each state who have attained high peer recognition, professional achievement and met ethical standards. With a patented multi-phase, sophisticated selection process, Super Lawyers is based on peer nominations and evaluations combined with independent third party research.
Saturday, 25 October 2014 00:00
Firehouse Subs announces the grand opening of its first Long Island location in Levittown on Oct. 17. The award-winning fast casual restaurant chain is famous for serving premium meats and cheeses steamed piping hot and piled high on a toasted sub roll, which is served “Fully Involved” with fresh produce and condiments. Founded by former firefighting brothers, the restaurant’s firehouse décor is based on the founding family’s decades of fire and police service, and the new location is decorated with firefighter memorabilia from the Levittown Fire Department.
Thursday, 23 October 2014 11:36
Four Division Avenue High School seniors have signed national letters of intent to play baseball at local universities next fall. All four players were instrumental in winning the 2014 Nassau County Championship.
Tyler Epple has committed to play baseball at Concordia University. He is a two-year starter as third baseman for the Blue Dragons and was named All-Conference as a junior player. Epple currently boasts a batting average of .357 with 19 RBIs and 24 runs scored.
Friday, 17 October 2014 08:32
The Island Trees Squirts Rockets U-6 team met with town officials, Supervisor Kate Murray and Councilman Gary Hudes at the 2014 Island Trees Soccer Club Opening Day Parade and Ceremony held at Stokes Elementary School. Pictured also with the Rockets U-6 team is President Joe Badolato, Event Coordinator Keri Cinelli, Equipment Commissioner Chris Blum, Travel Commissioner Mike Rich, Vice-President Brian Fielding and Rockets U-6 Coach Gina Weyland.