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Levittown Library Staff

Written by Jackie Nogan Saturday, 18 October 2014 00:00

Motivate Teens To Read

 

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. 

 

Tying On A Feedbag For A Good Cause

Written by Levittown tribune Staff Friday, 17 October 2014 08:27

YES celebrates “A Taste of the Town”

Who says you have to travel into Manhattan for a fun-filled evening of delicious food and drink? YES Community Counseling Center hosted its 7th Annual “A Taste of the Town”, featuring many of the South Shore’s finest culinary establishments. All proceeds from the event benefited YES, a non-profit community-based organization providing services to children and families in the community.

 

Dragon Pride Reigns At Division Avenue

Written by Levittown Tribune Staff Friday, 03 October 2014 00:00

A beautiful, clear blue sky was the perfect backdrop for Division Avenue High School’s annual homecoming parade and game on Saturday, Sept. 20. A Friday afternoon pep rally in the school’s gymnasium kicked off the celebration as students and staff demonstrated their spirit during the introduction of sports teams.  

 

Levittown FD To Host Open House At HQ

Written by Owen Magee Thursday, 02 October 2014 00:00

The Levittown Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual Fire Prevention Open House on Friday, Oct. 10. The event will be held at the Gardiners Ave. Fire Headquarters from 6 to 9 p.m. 

 

October is designated as the National Fire Prevention Month. Every year, during the month of October the Levittown Fire Department Fire Prevention Committee visits all the schools in the fire district teaching and re-enforcing fire safety. In the United States every year, fires in homes are the cause of the largest loss of life and serious injuries. World wide, the United

States is at the top of the list for the most lives lost. This, even when all the fire departments across the country strive to get the fire safety message out, often giving out free smoke detectors.

 

Denenberg Drops Out

Written by Levittown Tribune Staff Wednesday, 01 October 2014 00:00

Long Island Democrat David Denenberg has dropped out of the race for state Senate, after recent accusations that the Nassau County Legislator fraudulently billed his own law firm—

Davidoff, Hutcher & Citron—over $2 million for non-existent case work. According to published reports, Denenberg stated, “My family, the electorate, the campaign and this position are way too important to subject myself to such outrageous allegations and negative attacks against me personally. Therefore I withdraw from the race.”

 

Startup Keeps Savings Local

Written by Jennifer Fauci, jfauci@antonnews.com Saturday, 27 September 2014 00:00

The founders of the popular Facebook group “Massapequa Moms,” a ‘virtual living room with 6,700 people,’ are leveraging their social media power to create a new discount loyalty card good all over Long Island—including, they hope, in Levittown.

With a hugely popular Facebook community, co-founders Dawn Boyle Kostakis and Stephanie Hartman wanted to “figure out a way that we could help the consumer and the business owner at the same time; keeping commerce going, keeping it all local and having the people get a little bang for their buck,” said Kostakis. They wanted to serve more than just Massapequa, too, and the Long Island Loyalty card was born.

 

Editor Discusses Drugs At Historical Society

Written by Levittown Tribune Staff, Levittown@antonnews.com Friday, 26 September 2014 00:00

The featured speaker at the Levittown Historical Society’s September meeting was John Owens, editor in chief of Anton Community Newspapers, the publisher of the Levittown Tribune.

Historical society Vice President Bob Koenig opened the meeting, which was held at the Levittown Public Library.

Owens discussed the opioid epidemic that has swept over Long Island. Not only have thousands of residents become addicted to prescription painkillers and heroin, Owens said, but also, over the past two years there have been more than 240 overdose deaths.

 

Police Seek Robbery Tips

Written by Levittown Tribune Staff, levittown@antonnews.com Thursday, 25 September 2014 13:31

Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking help with identifying the unknown subject pictured. The subject is wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred in Levittown.

On Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at approximately 8:04 p.m., the unknown subject pictured above was inside Target, at 3850 Hempstead Tpke. in Levittown. At that time, the subject took a quantity of DVDs, and exited the store without paying for them.

 

Manic Mileage

Written by Daniel Offner Friday, 19 September 2014 08:29

A group of Levittown parents are voicing their concerns with letting their children walk to school, since it would mean they would continue to cross Hempstead Turnpike.

 

“My kid has to cross [Hempstead Tpke.] daily without a crossing guard,” said Division Avenue parent Wendy Lantigua. 

 

For Lantigua and others, the dangers of Hempstead Turnpike became all to real after 13-year-old Brianna Soplin was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, last June. Not to mention the fact that another 14-year-old Levittown student suffered multiple injuries after being struck in hit-and-run, last February. 

 

Street Honors Fallen Hero

Written by Levittown Tribune Staff Saturday, 20 September 2014 00:00

On Sept. 14, Hempstead town officials joined family and friends of fallen New York City paramedic Rudy Havelka, to unveil the re-dedication of Birch Lane in Levittown. 

While surviving the World Trade Center attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Havelka wou ld later die of an illness related to his service at Ground Zero.

 

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