Town near Westbury honors 100th anniversary of the end of WWI

November 15, 2018 by  

The Town of Hempstead played a large role in the US’s strategy and efforts during the first World War. To honor the town’s efforts and to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the war’s end, the Town of Hempstead, near Westbury, recently installed a [Read more]

Westbury shows its pride during homecoming

October 17, 2018 by  

For many, the beginning of a new academic year is the ideal time to show pride in a school and to support the school’s sports team. During a recent homecoming weekend, people in Westbury had plenty of opportunities to show off their [Read more]

Westbury to decide how to spend $10m grant

September 16, 2018 by  

Two years ago, Westbury received a $10 million grant from the state to put towards revitalization of the downtown area. Flash forward to the present, and town officials are working on plans to put the [Read more]

Westbury local gets Big Apple big break

August 10, 2018 by  

Plenty of people dream of heading to New York to pursue a career under the limelight, and Rita Posillico, a native of Westbury, is making that dream come true.

In January, Posillico directed her [Read more]

Nassau County approves anti-bullying website

July 17, 2018 by  

Nassau County took steps towards combating bullying at the beginning of the month, when its legislature voted to approve a bill that would create an anti-bullying website.

The legislature voted [Read more]

Westbury locals launch clothing business

June 4, 2018 by  

Anthony Pizza and Thomas Dwyer, two alumni from Carle Place near Westbury, have started an ecommerce clothing company, TAYLRD, with the goal of changing the way the millennial consumer shops for clothes.

The two got the [Read more]

Residents near Westbury to vote on school district budget

May 8, 2018 by  

During the upcoming election, residents of Carle Place, near Westbury, will have an important decision to make.

The school district’s budget for [Read more]

Row for Autism to take place near Westbury

April 4, 2018 by  

In the middle of April, the annual Row for Autism Regatta will return to Port Washington, near Westbury. The regatta, now in its seventh year, is hosted by the Friends of Port Rowing and the North Hempstead Town Board.

Organizers of [Read more]

Westbury and surrounding villages hold STOP dates

March 12, 2018 by  

This spring, the Town of North Hempstead, which includes Westbury, wants people to STOP and be careful when getting rid of particular items.

The town will [Read more]

Westbury sets aside funds for business owners

February 19, 2018 by  

Nearly 15 years ago, the village of Westbury got a facelift. Now, the business improvement district (BID) and the village are providing grant money to give local business owners a chance to revitalize their facades.

The village has [Read more]

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