E.M. hockey wins first two games

East Meadow’s hockey team, the “Ice Falcons,” kicked off the season by winning two of their first three games. The Varsity hockey team, which includes athletes from East Meadow, Levittown and …

A smorgasbord of street food

The food industry on Long Island can be repetitious, often inundated with restaurants serving similar menus. Tejan Arora, a law school graduate from East Meadow, wanted to diversify the area’s food offerings. Enter Street to Table, a new restaurant on Merrick Road in Merrick that turns street eats into crowd-pleasing favorites.

Remembering Michael Finkelman, fire commissioner and ex-chief

The Board of Fire Commissioners, together with the Chief’s Office, and officers and members of the East Meadow Fire Department, sadly announce the passing of Fire Commissioner/Ex Chief Michael L. …

Police: two charged with selling JUUL pods to minors

Two men are facing charges for allegedly selling vaping products to minors. Detectives from the county’s Narcotics Vice Squad enlisted several individuals, who were under 21, to act as …

Getting past Malverne district’s past

Part four in a series. More than 50 years ago, racial tensions in the Malverne School District peaked. Prejudice divided the local community as hostilities mounted. Today, however, the district is …

East Meadow is soaring to new heights in unity

The East Meadow School District celebrated Unity Day with students and staff signing paper balloons that were then installed as a beautiful mural at the Leon J. Campo Salisbury Center. The National …

Barnum Woods honors vets in 14th ceremony

Barnum Woods Elementary School in the East Meadow School District conducted its 14th annual Veterans Day ceremony on Nov. 8. The event was organized by Elena Maria DiCocco’s fifth grade class and …

The Week Ahead

Young Adult Apple Pie Workshop Learn how to make a homemade apple pie with your friends, just in time for the holidays, at this East Meadow Public Library program on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. …

BravoCon

Announced last May and decided last August, the Lev women of East Meadow affirmed they wanted tickets to attend BravoCon — the cable network's first convention celebrating all things reality …

Mrs. Belmont’s Agricultural School for Women

Earlier this month, I highlighted the importance of the Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont, also known as Mrs. O.H.P. Belmont. As you may recall, she inherited the Brookholt Estate on Front Street …