Thursday, 05 June 2014 09:23
James Morse Barbour of Levittown, passed away on May 21, 2014 at the age of 92. Beloved husband of the late Rita. Loving father of James, and Meredith Markfield (David). Cherished grandfather of Evan, Keith, Scott, Allison, Daniel, Malin, and Oliver. Adored great-grandfather of Gabrielle, Cameron, Devin, Griffin, and Jack. Proud WWII Staff Sargent Air Force Veteran. District Treasurer for the Island Tree’s School District for 36 years. Dedicated member of the Wantagh American Legion Post No. 1273. Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, May 24, 2014 at St. James R.C. Church with interment in St. John of Jerusalem Cemetery, Levittown, NY. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Charles J. O’Shea Funeral Home in Wantagh.
Thursday, 23 October 2014 11:30
Audrey Zhang, a sixth grader at Island Trees Memorial Middle School, took home first place in the Long Island Arts Alliance (LIAA) on Sept. 17. Zhang was honored at the Cradle of Aviation Museum for her work and was presented with a $500 check and an iPad Mini. Many dignitaries were on hand, including State Education Department Regent Roger Tilles.
Saturday, 18 October 2014 00:00
Communities value their libraries, and at the Levittown Library, the library staff, in turn, truly appreciates their patrons. Employees at the Levittown Public Library, with a talent for knitting, demonstrate their commitment to the community’s teens by making “amigurumi”—small knitted or crocheted stuffed toys—for use in the reading program.
Thursday, 23 October 2014 11:36
Four Division Avenue High School seniors have signed national letters of intent to play baseball at local universities next fall. All four players were instrumental in winning the 2014 Nassau County Championship.
Friday, 17 October 2014 08:32
The Island Trees Squirts Rockets U-6 team met with town officials, Supervisor Kate Murray and Councilman Gary Hudes at the 2014 Island Trees Soccer Club Opening Day Parade and Ceremony held at Stokes Elementary School. Pictured also with the Rockets U-6 team is President Joe Badolato, Event Coordinator Keri Cinelli, Equipment Commissioner Chris Blum, Travel Commissioner Mike Rich, Vice-President Brian Fielding and Rockets U-6 Coach Gina Weyland.