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HARBORFIELDS Bond issue for school turf fields rejected Harborfields school district residents voted down a bond proposition Wednesday that would have paid for two synthetic turf fields at the high school.
The 15-year, $3 million bond plan was defeated by a vote of 2,075 to 429, according to the district’s website.
The proposal divided residents over whether now was the time to spend...Read more »
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and District Attorney Kathleen Rice invite residents to a conference — “Smart Decisions — Helping Youth Survive in Today's World” — from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 10 at Hofstra University’s Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center.
The conference is sponsored by the Long Island Youth Safety Coalition and geared toward groups that work with youth to prevent...Read more »
Voters in the Mineola School District have allowed the district to spend several millions in savings for building repairs.
Voters approved two referendums Tuesday. The passage of the first allows the use of $3.8 million, in a capital reserve fund, for work on windows and doors at various schools. Work will also include new brick pointing and masonry work on district buildings; and the replacement...Read more »
The Village of Mineola will continue an October public hearing for a proposed 24-hour gas station with a convenience store.
The village will hear residents on the application from Garden City-based Bolla Management Corp., on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Mineola Village Hall, 155 Washington Ave. The proposed site is on vacant land, at 449 Jericho Tpke. in Mineola.
The Oct. 9 public hearing...Read more »