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Editorial: Two September 11 Memorial Events to Attend

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 10 September 2010 00:00

We here in Oyster Bay are very blessed. We have two opportunities to remember those we lost in the attack on the World Trade Center. Besides our local September 11 memorial ceremony, that NYS Senator Carl Marcellino has arranged for local residents, on Friday, Sept. 10 at 10:30 a.m., at the Western Waterfront, the Town of Oyster Bay has its memorial ceremony at 7 p.m. at Tobay Beach.

 

Mystery Picture: September 3, 2010

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 03 September 2010 00:00

Leven Ashby Knows Oyster Bay!

Leven Ashby identified the mystery picture in the Enterprise Pilot of Aug. 26 by email, [the picture was on the Internet for Aug. 27].  Leven said, “Over the last couple of months, there were two or three times when I became hesitant and didn’t go with my gut. I would have been correct in identifying two of the Mystery Pictures. I find it an entertaining challenge since being away from my hometown for 50 plus years.

 

Editorial: Oyster Bay Historical Society Throws a Gold(en) Coast Party

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 03 September 2010 00:00

The Oyster Bay Historical Society threw a great party in the style of the Gold Coast on Saturday, Aug. 28. The event was held at the lovely home of OBHS President Frank Leone and his wife Stefanie.

 

Mystery Picture: August 27, 2010

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 27 August 2010 00:00

Billy Minicozzi Knows Oyster Bay

This week’s mystery picture solution for Aug. 19 gives credit to Billy Minicozzi who said he just returned from vacation and called to say, “It is a woman jogging and a man on a bike near Roosevelt Beach in Oyster Bay.” He added that football starts in a few days and he hopes the Jets will have a great year.

 

Letter: Just Where Are the Letters to the Editor?

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 27 August 2010 00:00

Martha Offerman of Bayville called to ask, “Where are the letters to the editor? Nobody has anything to complain about?”

It was an interesting phone call and very timely. We had been trying to research a story about a letter from Solomon Townsend II written in Colonial times to his sisters at Raynham Hall Museum, that was written from China. We had transcribed the letter from the original handwritten letter and were trying to find out where the original was located.

 

Editorial: Celebrate the True Meaning of Labor Day

Friday, 20 August 2010 00:00

Town Officials Request that Residents Remember to Celebrate Hardworking Men and Women of the TOB

Labor Day...to many people, it simply means the end of summer, a day off from work, great sales at the stores and a reason to have a family get-together. The early observances of Labor Day were not about family or fun, though, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone; they were about improving the quality of life for America’s working men and women. The councilman and Town Supervisor John Venditto urge residents to remember the true meaning of Labor Day, September 6.

 

Mystery Picture: August 20, 2010

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 20 August 2010 00:00

Gary and Tony Know Oyster Bay

Gary DePasquale called to identify the Aug. 12 mystery picture in the Enterprise Pilot. He said, “It’s the ceiling of the new library at the Oyster Bay High School.”

 

Mystery Picture: August 13, 2010

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 13 August 2010 10:27

Mystery Picture Remains a Mystery But, Frank Zangari Knows Oyster Bay

While the mystery picture in the Aug. 5 issue remains a mystery, the July 29 mystery-mystery photo has been identified. Christine Zangari sent an email saying, “The mystery photo (in the July 29 issue of the Enterprise Pilot) was recognized by my father, Frank Zangari, who knew right away where the picture was taken.

 

Editorial: Meet Ted Scherff, The New Director of the TR Sanctuary

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 13 August 2010 10:25

The community is invited to meet Ted Scherff, the new director of the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center (TRSAC) during Nature at Night on Thursday, Aug. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. His appointment was announced by Audubon New York on Aug. 5, after a nationwide search.

 

Mystery Picture: August 6, 2010

Written by D.F. Karppi Friday, 06 August 2010 00:00

Mystery Picture Remains a Mystery!

This week the mystery picture is still a mystery. Still thank you to our callers.

 

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