Roslyn Tennis Clinic

Clinic_052715AEarlier this month, over 60 Roslyn students participated in a tennis clinic sponsored by the Roslyn High School tennis teams. Despite the rainy weather, everyone had a great time learning new drills and playing tennis with new friends. [Read more…]

Viscardi Draws Star Lineup For Sports Night

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The stars turned out in strength for the Viscardi Center’s 49th annual Celebrity Sports Night, helping the Albertson-based school and vocational center draw nearly $1 million in donations on Thursday, May 14. [Read more…]

Roslyn Stars At Nassau County Invitational

BoysTennis_052715ARoslyn High School Tennis Players were selected to participate in the Nassau County Tennis Invitational at Oceanside High School. Pictured, from left, are David Jaslow, Kyle Galin, Justin Lempert, Tennis Coach Kerri Jannotte, Eric Irom, Jeremy Kaplan, Michael Liebman and Sohil Mohan. [Read more…]

Referendums Approved

Budget_052715AChanges are coming to the Roslyn School District. That was the message of the May 19 vote as residents in the district approved ambitious capital improvement referendums as part of the overall budget and board of election votes. [Read more…]

Roslyn Student Places At Skills Competition

NYRoslyn resident Francis Carcamo Ramirez was one of the 22 students from Nassau BOCES Barry Tech who took top honors at the New York State Regional SkillsUSA conference.

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JV Team Goes Undefeated

JV tennis_052015AThe Roslyn High School junior varsity boys’ tennis team just wrapped up a terrific season, scoring a perfect record. The Bulldogs were undefeated in 11 matches this spring, led by their stalwart coach, Brian Hoffner. They are all eagerly looking forward to the next year, where many of them should contribute to the varsity squad. From left, back row: Jacob Buchbinder, Bryan Rentzer, Josh Richter, Jake Zucker, Landon Allen, Coach Brian Hoffner, Daniel Winston, Sawyer Fox and Ryan Simon. Front row, from left: Jordan Bernstein, Michael Bruck, Evan Jaslow, Jordan Freeman and Jonathan Brill. Not pictured are: Andrew Lieblich and Adam Sirota.

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NYCB Foundation Donation

fundThe Roslyn-based NYCB Foundation is supporting the efforts of the Family & Children’s Association (FCA) with a $15,000 grant. [Read more…]

One Last Budget Hearing

fundAs voters in the Roslyn School District were set to go to the polls on May 19, the Roslyn Board of Education had their final budget hearing on Thursday, May 7. The meeting was an overview of every aspect of the budget process. [Read more…]

Ambalu Jewelers Hosts Museum Benefit

AMbula_052015AThe Roslyn Harbor-based Nassau County Museum of Art was the beneficiary of a party hosted by Ambalu Jewelers of East Hills. [Read more…]

Israeli Independence Celebration

Anna_05615Town of North Hempstead Councilwoman Anna Kaplan attended the Ahavat Shalom Men’s Committee dinner event celebrating the 67th anniversary of Israel’s Independence last month. The event this year was held at the Royalton Country Club in Roslyn Heights and featured guest speaker Andrew Gross, who serves as the political advisor for the Israeli Deputy Consul General. From left: Mansour Barnajian, Shahruz Shahery, political advisor to Israeli Deputy Consul General Andres Gross, Anna Kaplan and Behrouz Benjaminpour. [Read more…]