Friday, 21 September 2012 00:00
Louis C. Brusca, of East Norwich, NY died peacefully at home on Sept. 10, 2012. He was age 83. Beloved husband of Rose. Loving father of Richard (Sandy), Robert, and Laura McConnell (Joseph). Cherished grandfather of Dana, Sam, Casey, Joey, and Shannon. Dear brother of Andrew and the late Nicholas. Also survived by many loving relatives and friends. Visiting was at Oyster Bay Funeral Home, 261 South St., Oyster Bay. Funeral Mass was held at St. Dominic RC Chapel, Oyster Bay. Interment Locust Valley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to: St. Dominic RC Church, 93 Anstice Street, Oyster Bay, NY 11771, or The Boys & Girls Club of OB/EN, 1 Pine Hollow Road, Oyster Bay, NY 11771, or Life Enrichment Center of Oyster Bay, 45 E. Main St., Oyster Bay, NY 11771, or OBHS Athletic Booster Club, 150 E. Main St., Oyster Bay, NY 11771 would be appreciated.
Thursday, 24 July 2014 12:18
One of Oyster Bay’s newest summer traditions is Dancing in the Street, which takes place every Friday in July at the gazebo in town. Sponsored by the Oyster Bay Main Street Association, half of Audrey Avenue is closed off and a DJ is called in for a great night of community dancing from 7-9 p.m.
“This is a great tradition and a beautiful town,” said visitor Michaela Lachance from Cooperstown, NY. “Everyone is having a wonderful time.”
Thursday, 24 July 2014 00:00
Last week, Sea Cliff Mayor Bruce Kennedy officially announced his candidacy for New York State’s 5th Senate District. The previous week, he became a Democrat after being ousted by the Nassau GOP as a Republican Assembly Candidate for implementing New York’s Marriage Equality Law and officiating same sex weddings.
“This is about being a public servant,” Kennedy said. “I took an oath to uphold the constitution and the laws of the State of New York.”
Thursday, 24 July 2014 12:03
Oakcliff’s intensive training program provided a high level of competition last weekend at the U.S. Women’s Match Racing Championship in Oyster Bay.
This year, the teams selected for the event were highly ranked through the United States, and several of the competitors are past and current Oakcliff trainees, including Elizabeth Shaw, Kathryn Shiber, Madeline Gill, and Danielle Gallo.
Thursday, 24 July 2014 11:44
A total of 11 members of St. Dominic Track Team (grades 1-8) recently medaled at the Nassau-Suffolk CYO Championship Finals at Mitchel Field. In the finals, the athletes competed against the finalists from all three regions, representing more than 2,500 athletes from 23 other parishes.
In addition to the student athletes’ success, the track coaches were honored as well. St. Dominic CYO Track coaches Phil Schade (grades 1-3), Julie and Mike Keffer (grades 4-6) and Rich Cameron (grades 7-8) were selected by peer coaches in their region for the NSCYO Team Sportsmanship Award. The Saint Dominic CYO track program, in its second year, has already proven to be a force to be reckoned with and the young runners are among the best on Long Island.