Proposed IT Library Budget Represents $680 Increase
On Tuesday, June 6, Island Trees residents will vote on the public library's proposed budget. This year the vote will be anti-climatic. The proposed library budget has an increase of just $680, which amounts to an increase of only 0.07 percent.
Levittown Community Church Pastor Installed as LFD Chaplain
The Reverend Dr. Joseph Cusack, who has become the new pastor of the Levittown Community Church, was installed as chaplain of the Levittown Fire Department on Tuesday, May 16. Pastor Joe, as he likes to be called, enjoys his new home in Levittown and is also part of the 60th Anniversary committee. Pastor Joe was also installed as reverend of the Levittown Community Church on Sunday, May 21. The pastor and his wife Beverly welcome all newcomers to visit and attend services at the Community Church. For more information call 735-6550.
Lady Generals Softball on a Roll
In a game against Valley Stream, MacArthur won 10-0. Jami Treutlein went two-for-four, including a homerun with a RBI and three runs. Stephanie Gula had a double and a triple in collecting four RBIs for MacArthur. Against Bellmore JFK, MacArthur was victorious in a 8-6 game. Jami Treutlein's two-run, pinch hit triple broke a tie at 6 and capped a four-run seventh inning for MacArthur in Nassau Conference I. Megan Orbon went three-for-four with two RBIs and three runs, including lead off homers in the first and seventh innings. Herricks lost to MacArthur 7-3 in a game where Stephanie Gula struck out seven and allowed nine hits and no walks for the Lady Generals. Megan Orbon went three-for-four, Tiana Tsiorvas was two-for-two and Kelliann Korak was two-for-two with two RBIs. MacArthur beat Plainedge 7-5 in a non-league where Stephanie Gula hit a two-run homerun in the top of the sixth to give MacArthur a 7-2 lead. Gula, a freshman, struck out nine in her first game, which was called after six innings because of darkness. MacArthur also edged out a win against Brooklyn's Madison High School 3-2. Sam Kowalsi's sacrifice fly scored Jami Treutlein.
Division Wins League Title
Divisions Baseball Team opened up their series with Jericho, with an 8-inning 1-0 victory. This win clinched first place for Division and guaranteed them double elimination for the County Baseball Tournament.
YOM Thanks Walkers, Pets for Canine Walk Support