The Plainview school board has presented a proposed budget that Plainview Patch will tell you about Wednesday. There's free yoga at the library Tuesday evening.
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1. The Plainview-Old Bethpage introduced a preliminary 2011-2012 budget of just under $134 million, or a 2.4 percent increase over the current school year's budget, at Monday night's meeting. The tax rate would remain under 3 percent.
2. The has entertainment by performer Jerry Cardone Tuesday from 11:30 a. m.– 1:30 p.m. for seniors age 60 and over.
3. There's a free yoga class from 5:15–6:30 p.m. with Sharon Starr Tuesday at the . There are many other "events" scheduled today at the library.
4. Are you a veteran in need of assistance? The on Old Country Road offers a variety of programs for veterans and their families.
5. Did you read about , our latest Did you see our latest It was all about the modern costs and issues related to senior proms. Let us know your ideas for other features and stories for, or browse our "events" calendar for other happenings around town.