Tues. 1/28 - North Hempstead Town Board Meeting, 7:30 pm Wed. 1/29: Old Brookville Zoning Board Meeting, OB Village Hall 6:30 pm
Thurs. 1/30: North Shore Board of Education Meeting, High School, 7:30 pm; NYS DEC Public Meeting to discuss Remedial Action Plan for Powers Chemco site in Glen Cove, SC Village Hall, 7 pm.
Monday, January 20 - Sunday, January 26, 2014
Assemblymen Michael Montesano, Edward Ra, and Al Graf (R,I,C - Holbrook) at a testing/Common Core forum at SUNY Old Westbury this past October.
January 27, 2014 -- On Thursday, Republicans in the state Assembly officially released a proposal that would slow down the implementation of the Common Core learning standards and require a review of the state assessments that have upended public education in New York State. READ MORE
January 25 -- Farmigo, a Brooklyn based Benefit Company that delivers fresh, seasonal and sustainable produce sourced from local farms, is coming to Sea Cliff. The service allows community members to purchase vegetables, meats, and other food items online, and to pick up their orders a few days later at Sea Cliff Elementary School. READ MORE
NYSDEC TO HOLD PUBLIC MEETING THURSDAY EVENING AT SC LIBRARY TO PRESENT CLEAN-UP PLAN FOR POWERS CHEMCO SITE
January 26 -- The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is holding a public meeting this Thursday, January 30, at the Sea Cliff Village Library to share with the community its proposed plan for clean-up of the former Powers Chemco property located across Glen Cove Creek at 71 Charles Street in Glen Cove. READ MORE
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January 25-- At a meeting with North Shore residents on Thursday evening, representatives of National Grid made clear their intentions to “black top” with asphalt the waterfront property on Hempstead Harbor after demolition of the iconic 1920s era building is completed and the land remediated. READ MORE
BOE TO DISCUSS IB AND IPADS AT THURSDAY NIGHT'S MEETING
The North Shore School Board of Education will review the district's technology initiatives and once again be discussing the International Baccalaureate Program at its meeting this Thursday at 7:30 pm in the high school cafeteria. See below for re-posting of article on last month's IB presentation.
Reposted January 27, 2014; originally posted December 14, 2013 -- For the fifth time in a public forum, North Shore High School Principal Albert Cousins presented to an audience of parents, community members and educators the International Baccalaureate (IB) program that is scheduled to be fully implemented in the 2015-16 school year. READ MORE
ARTISTS' RECEPTION FOR NORTH SHORE IPA STUDENTS AT SEA CLIFF LIBRARY ON WED. 1/29
Sea Cliff Arts Council is proud to present the latest exhibit at the Sea Cliff Village Library. On display are selections from North Shore High School's Independent Projects in Art students. Each HS senior in IPA is working on a year-long concentration of art, based around a chosen idea or theme, under the mentorship of art teachers Sara Black and Elissa Theiss. Artists include: Alex Eigo, Jessie Miller, Farah Dimsuyu, Emily Cooke, Samarra Goldstein, Caroline Higgins, Dana DiGiovanni, Gabriella Gartner, Kira Martin, Kathleen Nizich, Natalia Pardo, and Sam Riccardo. Join us for the Artists' Reception, this Wednesday, January 29th, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served. To learn more about Sea Cliff Arts Council, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 671-5895.
The Rusty String Band performed its eclectic blend of Americana, bluegrass and psychedelic acoustic rock at Still Partners in Sea Cliff this past Thursday night. (Click here for link to Arts and Entertainment page)
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SEA CLIFF-GLEN HEAD LIONS CLUB "PUT YOUR GAME FACE ON", THURSDAY 1/30
Sea Cliff-Glen Head Lions Club Presents: Put Your Game Face On, Metropolitan Bistro, 7 pm
NORTH SHORE BOE MEETING THURSDAY, JANUARY 30
Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 pm in the High School Cafeteria.
NORTH SHORE MIDDLE SCHOOL PRESENTS "INTO THE WOODS JR."
Feb, 7th, at 7:30 PM & Feb 8th, at 2 PM and 7:30 PM, NS High School Theatre
Tickets on sale now! A musical the whole family will enjoy! All of your favorite characters—Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk), and the Witch — meet and interact in this whimsical original story. READ MORE
SEA CLIFF ARTIST DAVID JACOBS' ART TO BE EXHIBITED AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY MUSEUM
The Hoftsra University Museum is hosting an opening reception for Sea Cliff artist David Jacobs' exhibition "Sight and Sound" on Saturday, February 8 from 2-4 pm.
SWEETIE PIE PRE-VALENTINE'S DAY FUNDRAISER ON THURS. FEB. 6
Sweetie Pie Pre-Valentine's Day Fundraiser, Gem Craft Boutique, Glen Head Road, Glen Head, Feb. 6, 6-9 pm
RELAY FOR LIFE KICK OFF RALLY AT NORTH SHORE HIGH SCHOOL ON FEBRUARY 12
On Wednesday February 12th, the American Cancer Society Relay For Life® of North Shore will officially get underway in their goal to raise over $100,000 again this year! READ MORE
UPCOMING LOCAL MUSIC
THE OAK ROOM TAVERN Sea Cliff
Wed. 1/29 - Ed Kaercher, 8 pm
Fri. 1/31 - Chris Malfoy and The Falco Brothers, 8 pm
Wed. 2/5 - Joe Ciampa and Friends, 8 pm
Fri. 2/7 - dNa, 8 pm
Sat. 1/25 - Mudcat Blues, 8:30 pm
Mon. 1/27 - Matt Marchasie
Tues. 1/28 - Team Trivia
Thurs. 1/30 - Mark Newman Band, 8:30
METROPOLITAN BISTRO Sea Cliff
Thurs. 1/30 - Roots Revelators, 8 pm
Fri. 2/7 - Meridian
GHGWBA ADOPT A FLAG CAMPAIGN
The Glenwood Glen Head Business Association's Adopt-A-Flag campaign gives local residents and business owners the opportunity to sponsor the display of an American flag in the Glen Head - Glenwood Landing business district on Memorial Day and during the week preceding the federal holiday. READ MORE