Wednesday, 28 August 2013 12:12Thomas Tetro died on Aug. 18, 2013, at age 90. He was born in New York on July 10, 1923 and was a long time resident Oyster Bay. Beloved husband of the late Anita. Cherished father of Tracey and Valerie Tetro, and proud father-in-law of Raul Nelson. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and dear friends. He was an active member of the Oyster Bay Rotary Club and a past Vice President. “Tom was one of the best Rotarians in our club. He lived the four-way test, as he always put Rotary ideals first, in all aspects of his life,” said James Werner. Visiting was at the Oyster Bay Funeral Home on Tuesday, Aug. 20 with a Funeral Mass at St. Dominic R.C Chapel, on Wednesday, Aug 21. Interment at Holy Rood Cemetery.
Thursday, 19 December 2013 00:00
There is a lot that goes into putting together a school district’s budget. At last week’s Oyster Bay/East Norwich School Board meeting, Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations Christopher Van Cott explained the basic fundamentals of preparing a finalized budget.
“The budget formula is to adopt a spending plan which is voted on by the community to operate our district,” said Van Cott.
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 00:00
The weather outside was frightful, but the gala inside was delightful as 250 guests braved the cold, driving rain to celebrate the centennial of Coe Hall at Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay. The house was decked out in its finest, with an enormous Christmas tree at the entrance. As guests walked past lighted garlands, waiters with silver trays of chilled champagne flanked both sides of the hallway leading to the great room, where music filled with house from the newly restored Steinway piano.
Thursday, 19 December 2013 00:00Oyster Bay resident and Kellenberg student athlete Ryan Curran’s hard work, effort, commitment, and success in the classroom and on the athletic field has secured him a spot on the men’s lacrosse team at UMASS Lowel. Curran has signed a letter of intent and taken the next step in his educational growth by committing to the lacrosse team, and agreeing to participate in collegiate athletics at the highest level.
Thursday, 12 December 2013 00:00
Residents can take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s Adult Co-Ed Badminton Volleyball Programs. The programs are open to town residents 18 and older, and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center.
The badminton program starts on Sunday, Jan. 5 and will be held on Thursdays and Sundays from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. The volleyball program starts on Tuesday, Jan. 7 and will be conducted on Tuesdays from 9 to 10:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. The programs, which are 12 weeks in duration, are $60 for residents and $70 for non-residents. Proof of residency is required.
For further information, contact the Hicksville Athletic Center at 516-733-8406.