The Village of Lindenhurst is making concerted efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of our residents. As part of this effort, Mayor Mike Lavorata and the Board of Trustees will be hosting a Hurricane Awareness Forum for our residents. The forum will be held at the Rainbow Senior Center on August 17, 2017 starting at 7:30 PM. All residents, and especially those living south of Montauk Highway who were so severely impacted and still recovering almost five years later, are invited to attend. [Read more…]
Mayor Michael Lavorata and the Lindenhurst Village Board recently honored World War II Veteran and longtime Lindenhurst resident Harry Prodromides by dedicating an American Flag to be permanently on display in the Village Hall Board Room. Village Administrator Douglas Madlon said, “It is important that we continue to appreciate and honor our veterans not just on holidays, but every day.” Deputy Mayor Maryann Weckerle said “I am incredibly proud that the Village recognizes Harry for his many years of service serving our Country during WWII and as a Lindenhurst Fireman.”
Marina Grais was recently presented with the Rainbow Senior Center’s $1,000.00 scholarship. Marina is a student at Lindenhurst High School. Funds for the scholarship are raised during the annual “Senior Citizen Prom.” The scholarship is open to all Lindenhurst School District students.
Pictured with Marina Grais is Barbara Poldino, Director of the Lindenhurst Rainbow Senior Center, and Village Administrator Douglas Madlon. Administrator Madlon stated, “We are so proud of Marina who will be attending Cornell University in the fall of 2017.”
Best of luck to Marina as she begins college!
Taking some time out from his busy schedule as Mayor, Michael Lavorata is pictured here jamming with members of “Big Magic” during the first Village sponsored concert at Village Square. Mayor Lavorata said “what an entertaining summer we have planned for our residents.” [Read more…]
Lindenhurst has been named the first winner of News 12’s 2017 “Hometown Showdown” contest. Watch as News 12 visits some of the places that make Lindenhurst special! http://longisland.news12.com/clip/13465916/hometown-showdown-lindenhurst
As part of the Village’s Arbor day Celebration Cub Scout Pack 60 assisted the Village Horticulturist in planting a tree on West Gates Avenue. Mayor Michael Lavorata said, “What a wonderful way to celebrate Arbor Day by having our Cub Scouts plant a tree.” Pictured here with the Scouts are Village employee Keith Arco, Horticulturist John Kehoe, Cub Scout Co-Leader David Collins, Trustee Joan Masterson, Mayor Michael Lavorata, Administrator Douglas Madlon and Cub Scout Co-Leader Jenn Ferrarelli.
An Eagle Scout Court of Honor was recently held for Lindenhurst resident Daniel Zummo at Our Lady of Grace RC Church. Working with the Village of Lindenhurst for his Eagle Scout Project at the Lindenhurst Village Marina, he built and installed four rescue ladders and five fishing line recycling containers. Pictured here with Eagle Scout Zummo are Trustee Joan Masterson, Mayor Michael Lavorata, Guy Zummo, Kathy Zummo and Village Adminstrator Douglas Madlon.
The Pride of Lindenhurst Award is presented annually in recognition of an outstanding contribution that inspires pride in the Lindenhurst School District. [Read more…]
Please be prepared for extensive delays in traffic patterns at the Wellwood Avenue bridge/Sunrise Highway beginning the week of June 12th. Workers will be conducting paving work and milling work, weather permitting, which should be completed by the end of the week.
Residents should take these delays into consideration when traveling during the week of June 12th.