Island Properties in Negotiations
As Robbie Hallock vacates his dealership building on Pine Hollow Road he has one ear out for the telephone to ring. He has been waiting for almost a year for Island Properties (IP) to submit the application for a GM franchise that he would then forward to GM for approval. Any application would have to be submitted through Hallock until his franchise terminates, which will happen at the end of December.
Anton Community Newspapers Receive VOA Award
Publisher of Anton Community Newspapers Angela Anton accepted an award from the Nassau County Village Officials Association (VOA) during their December meeting at the Westbury Manor on Dec. 17. The award was presented to Anton by Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto. He said, "In my excess of 20 years of working with town government I wanted you to know how we really feel about the Anton Newspapers. In 20 years of working with Angela Anton's publications I cannot recall when I've picked up the newspapers and felt that the Town of Oyster Bay was inaccurately represented. The Anton newspapers are accurate, concise, and have precise reporting. Thank you so much for what you give to the community." Michael Peragine, VOA president, said Mr. Venditto asked to make the presentation himself.
Boys & Girls Club Sports Report
The second season of boys intramural basketball has concluded. The players and coaches all enjoyed participating in this year's program.
Workshop for Adults Who Coach Youth Teams
The Long Island Institute for Group Work with Children and Youth, a program of North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center, will hold a very special workshop for adults who coach youth teams. Whether it's a little league, girls' softball team, youth soccer league, or any youth sports team this workshop will provide valuable information and techniques for all adults who are involved with coaching youth teams.