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Mineola American The Mineola American is a local newspaper, serving the Village of Mineola, Albertson, East Williston and Williston Park.

Upcoming At Rotary
09/22/2021
Upcoming At Rotary

Upcoming At Rotary

The Mineola-Garden City Rotary Club is pleased and honored to welcome back Nassau County Executive Laura Curran. The County Executive spoke for Rotarians in 2018 following her election at which tim…

Seniors Gather For Sunrise At Mineola High School
09/21/2021
Seniors Gather For Sunrise At Mineola High School

Seniors Gather For Sunrise At Mineola High School

The senior class at Mineola High School recently gathered outdoors prior to the start of the school day to watch the sunrise together. The Senior Sunrise signifies the beginning of the final year f…

Town Congratulates Eagle Scout
09/16/2021
Town Congratulates Eagle Scout

Town Congratulates Eagle Scout

Hempstead Town Supervisor Don Clavin, Councilman Tom Muscarella and Town Clerk Kate Murray presented a Certificate of Recognition and Badge of Merit to Brian Chirel of Mineola for reaching the rank…

Mineola Welcomes Back Students
09/15/2021
Mineola Welcomes Back Students

Mineola Welcomes Back Students

Mineola Union Free School District welcomed students back into the building for the first day of school on Wednesday, Sept. 1. Students arrived at their schools as they were greeted by their princi…

Willis Avenue Underpass Is Officially Open
09/14/2021
Willis Avenue Underpass Is Officially Open

Willis Avenue Underpass Is Officially Open

Last week, village officials and MTA / LIRR officials were on-hand for a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially reopen Willis Avenue. The avenue was closed back in November of 2020 in order for the …

Hempstead Man Arrested For Stolen Property In Mineola
09/13/2021
Hempstead Man Arrested For Stolen Property In Mineola

Hempstead Man Arrested For Stolen Property In Mineola

The Third Squad reports the arrest of a Hempstead man on Sept. 6 in Mineola at 3 a.m. for criminal possession of stolen property. According to detectives, a 31-year-old adult female victim parked h…

Free Flu Shots For Seniors
09/09/2021
Free Flu Shots For Seniors

Free Flu Shots For Seniors

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and Northwell Health System Syosset Hospital are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community. This year’s program will be held on T…

Cannabis Task Force Hears From Experts
09/08/2021
Cannabis Task Force Hears From Experts

Cannabis Task Force Hears From Experts

The Town of North Hempstead’s (TONH) recently appointed Cannabis Task Force held its first of three listening sessions on Aug. 24. “This task force is in charge of certain responsibilities,” Town o…

Villages To Hold Ceremonies For 20th Anniversary Of 9/11
09/07/2021
Villages To Hold Ceremonies For 20th Anniversary Of 9/11

Villages To Hold Ceremonies For 20th Anniversary Of 9/11

It’s hard to imagine that the September 11th terrorist attacks happened 20 years ago. In honor of the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and for those who sacrificed their lives to…

Legislator Birnbaum Thanks Local Resident
09/02/2021
Legislator Birnbaum Thanks Local Resident

Legislator Birnbaum Thanks Local Resident

Nassau County Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum (D—Great Neck) recently presented a Nassau County Legislature Citation to Albertson resident Melissa Lau in recognition of her service to the 10th Distric…

School District Mandates Mask Wearing
09/01/2021
School District Mandates Mask Wearing

School District Mandates Mask Wearing

Requirement falls in line with new governor’s order In what has become a hot topic all over the country when it comes to mask wearing for students, the Mineola Board of Education has decided to enf…

Willis Avenue Set To Reopen Next Month
08/25/2021
Willis Avenue Set To Reopen Next Month

Willis Avenue Set To Reopen Next Month

According to 3TC, Willis Avenue will reopen to the public sometime next month marking another significant milestone in the third track project that has occurred throughout the village these past fe…

Rock Them Like A Hurricane
08/24/2021
Rock Them Like A Hurricane

Rock Them Like A Hurricane

The Mineola Hurricanes 14u team won the Hot Stove 14u Union Championship. Led by head coach Paul Valente and assistant coach Greg Frey, The Hurricanes went undefeated this summer winning their seco…

Town Announces Cannabis Task Force Members
08/19/2021
Town Announces Cannabis Task Force Members

Town Announces Cannabis Task Force Members

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the town board recently announced that the town has established a Cannabis Task Force to advise whether North Hempstead should opt-out of the sale …

MFD Juniors Do Rappelling Exercises
08/18/2021
MFD Juniors Do Rappelling Exercises

MFD Juniors Do Rappelling Exercises

After a great deal of instruction and preparation, the Mineola Junior Firefighters performed a rappelling exercise. This special training with the instructors covered all aspects of this complex ex…

Teacher Selected As Quarterfinalist For Music Educator Award
08/11/2021
Teacher Selected As Quarterfinalist For Music Educator Award

Teacher Selected As Quarterfinalist For Music Educator Award

Mineola High School music teacher Marc Ratner has been named a quarterfinalist for the 2022 Music Educator Award presented by the Recording Academy and GRAMMY Museum. Ratner is among 219 music teac…

Black Sheep Requires Vaccination Proof
08/10/2021
Black Sheep Requires Vaccination Proof

Black Sheep Requires Vaccination Proof

County also launches traveling vaccination for local businesses As the Delta variant causes COVID-19 cases to surge around the country—and the county, local businesses are taking initiative to keep…

The Viscardi Center President Accepts Position In Alabama
08/05/2021
The Viscardi Center President Accepts Position In Alabama

The Viscardi Center President Accepts Position In Alabama

John D. Kemp, President and CEO of The Viscardi Center, the Henry Viscardi School and Abilities, Inc., will resign from his positions effective Oct. 31, to become President and CEO of The Lakeshore…

Lost Farmer Gets Called Out
08/04/2021
Lost Farmer Gets Called Out

Lost Farmer Gets Called Out

At the Village of Mineola’s latest public hearing, Lost Farmer Brewing Co., a fairly new business in the village, was center stage when it was discussed whether or not the owners are truly followin…

08/04/2021

SOME BUSINESSES ON LONG ISLAND ARE REQUIRING CUSTOMERS TO SHOW PROOF OF VACCINATION BEFORE ENTRY, WHICH HAS CAUSED MIXED EMOTIONS. THE MINEOLA AMERICAN WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU! DO YOU THINK IT'S WISE FOR BUSINESSES TO DO THIS? COMMENT BELOW WHERE WE MIGHT USE YOUR COMMENT IN AN UPCOMING ARTICLE

All Invited To Join Rotary
08/03/2021
All Invited To Join Rotary

All Invited To Join Rotary

With membership opened to all, the Mineola-Garden City Rotary Club extends a special invitation to individuals or representatives interested in learning about Rotary membership and its mission of s…

BOE Vice President Inducted Into Women’s Roll Of Honor
07/29/2021
BOE Vice President Inducted Into Women’s Roll Of Honor

BOE Vice President Inducted Into Women’s Roll Of Honor

The Mineola Board of Education Vice President Margaret Ballantyne Mannion was recently selected as an honoree for the 2021 May W. Newburger Women’s Roll of Honor. The Women’s Roll of Honor is prese…

Trustee Walsh Seeks Higher Office
07/28/2021
Trustee Walsh Seeks Higher Office

Trustee Walsh Seeks Higher Office

BY RACHEL DOBKIN Village of Mineola Board of Trustees member Dennis Walsh has decided to throw his hat into the ring and run for the Town of North Hempstead’s Third District since Councilman Angelo…

Mineola Man Arrested In Deadly Accident In Mineola
07/27/2021
Mineola Man Arrested In Deadly Accident In Mineola

Mineola Man Arrested In Deadly Accident In Mineola

The Homicide Squad reports the arrest of a Mineola man for a fatal auto accident that occurred on July 19 at 9:34 p.m. in Mineola. According to detectives, while making a left hand “U” turn near th…

New Director Of Human Resources Appointed
07/23/2021
New Director Of Human Resources Appointed

New Director Of Human Resources Appointed

Margarita Maravel was appointed director of human resources in the Mineola Union Free School District, effective July 1. With more than 20 years of experience within the district, Maravel most rece…

Town Acts On Amazon Neighbors’ Complaints
07/22/2021
Town Acts On Amazon Neighbors’ Complaints

Town Acts On Amazon Neighbors’ Complaints

Mary Carr’s Ring camera caught Amazon tractor trailers passing by her house in the early morning hours, as many as three in one night. Besides waking her, there was one major problem: She lives on …

Construction On Village’s New Firehouse Gets Underway
07/21/2021
Construction On Village’s New Firehouse Gets Underway

Construction On Village’s New Firehouse Gets Underway

It’s the start of a new era for the Mineola Fire Department, which has been around since 1888. Earlier this month, department chiefs, council, line officers and the building committee joined the vi…

School Round Up
07/16/2021
School Round Up

School Round Up

Student Places In National History Day Competition Mineola Middle School seventh grader, Julianna Reilly, placed sixth in the nation for the National History Day Competition. Reilly previously comp…

Mineola High School Holds 130th Commencement Ceremony
07/15/2021
Mineola High School Holds 130th Commencement Ceremony

Mineola High School Holds 130th Commencement Ceremony

The Mineola High School Class of 2021 came together on June 26 for the school’s 130th commencement ceremony, creating a sea of red and white gowns at Eisenhower Park. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, …

Lions Present Donations
07/14/2021
Lions Present Donations

Lions Present Donations

The Edward Smith Mineola Lions Club recently held their annual Brian Saloy Memorial Golf Outing. The club raises money to support local community organizations and students as well as charities, pr…

Library Receives Computers As Donations
07/09/2021
Library Receives Computers As Donations

Library Receives Computers As Donations

The Friends of the Mineola Library recently purchased 14 computers to replace outdated ones at the Mineola Library. This special gift comes from an outstanding community organization that has suppo…

New Principal At Hampton Street School
07/08/2021
New Principal At Hampton Street School

New Principal At Hampton Street School

Leigh Shaw was appointed principal of Hampton Street School in the Mineola Union Free School District, effective July 1. Shaw has five years of experience in the district and was hired as an instru…

Troop 45 Holds Eagle Scouts Court Of Honor
07/07/2021
Troop 45 Holds Eagle Scouts Court Of Honor

Troop 45 Holds Eagle Scouts Court Of Honor

On June 12, Troop 45 in Mineola held an Eagle Scout Court of Honor and awarded nine boys with the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest award in Scouting and one that only very few in Scouting ever achi…

Chamber Member Passes Away
07/06/2021
Chamber Member Passes Away

Chamber Member Passes Away

The Mineola Chamber of Commerce is very sad to inform residents that its long time board member and treasurer Linda Doerbecker passed away late last month. Doerbecker was loved by all and will be s…

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MY MAIN IS CLOGGED FROM HOUSE TO STREET, DOES ANYONE KNOW IF THE VILLAGE TAKES CARE OF THIS OR HOMEOWNER
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