Nevin’s Hire Generates Controversy

More than an hour into the July 11 Oyster Bay Town Board meeting, Supervisor Joseph Saladino finally revealed the name of the person who...

Saladino Fired Up For Upcoming Campaign

Never mind the status quo—or the troubled past. Though Republicans have dominated politics in the Town of Oyster Bay for decades, Supervisor Joseph Saladino touted...

One Town, One Book Reading Program Underway In TOB

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia has announced that the ‘One Town, One Book: Oyster Bay Reads’ program is underway in the Town...

Muttontown Garden Center Preserves Land

To the delight of residents from the greater Muttontown area, the community will not be losing a beloved agricultural center, but instead be gaining...

Town Of Oyster Bay’s Ethics Board Takes First Steps

Functions and procedures discussed This being the Town of Oyster Bay, and the first meeting of its reconstituted Board of Ethics to boot, some friction...

County To Tackle Hate Crimes

In light of what Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas called a “troubling and disturbing” increase in hate crimes around the county, a specially...

Drought Quenchers

After Long Island’s 2016 summer of hot, dry weather, I started considering how to make my garden more drought tolerant. I have lost a...

Glass Half Empty

Group warns against toxins in drinking water A report by the Farmingdale-based Citizens Campaign for the Environment (CCE) reveals elevated levels of a possible carcinogen...