Levittown Dog, Owner Set Sights on All Star Championships
When Levittown resident Karen Lechner was researching where to purchase a puppy nearly a decade ago she knew exactly what she was looking for - a dog she could compete with in both agility and obedience trials.
DAHS Teacher Terminated Amidst Rape Allegations
The Levittown Board of Education called a special meeting to order on Friday, July 22 to terminate a teacher at Division Avenue High School.
Levittowner Leads Nassau Community College Hockey Team
The Nassau Community College Hockey team was led into prominent status by Levittowner, Head Coach Hal Joseph. Taking over the team full time last season, he brought the team from club status to varsity in his two-year tenure.
Levittown Represented at Empire State Games
A pair of Division Avenue High School graduates were selected to lead Long Island into the opening ceremonies at the Empire State Games. John Petrofsky, class of 2005 qualified for the Wrestling competition, while Gary Shultis Jr. qualified for bowling. Joanne Byrne, DAHS coach and Wisdom Lane teacher also joined Shultis, an All-County bowler. This marked the first time that a high school coach and athlete had qualified for the same games. Byrne holds the record for the Empire State Games bowling medals at 25, including two this year. Both bowlers qualified for the all events match play finals. Shultis finished sixth, while Byrne finished eighth.