When the St. Raphael’s Senior Division basketball team won the Catholic Youth Organization Nassau-Suffolk County championship on Nov. 17, it …
More than 250 residents filled the Leon J. Campo Salisbury Center on Nov. 20 for a hands-on tutorial on the Common Core curriculum from East Meadow School District administrators and teachers. The goal of the workshop, which was coordinated by PTA Council officials and district administrators, was to give parents a better grasp of the new standards, to enable them to help their children at home more effectively.
Longtime East Meadow Fire Department volunteer Carey Welt is running unopposed for reelection to the East Meadow Board of Fire Commissioners on Dec. 10.
Hanukkah spirit has been alive and well this week in East Meadow.
Nabil Jaghab, an East Meadow resident who owns Peninsula Deli & Grocery in Hempstead, and his son, Karim, the store clerk, also of East Meadow, were arrested on Nov. 22 and charged with grand larceny for allegedly trying to steal a $1 million New York State Lottery ticket from a customer who purchased the winning ticket at their Hempstead store, according to Nassau County police.