Hewlett rallies for OT victory

Trailing by eight points with less than five minutes remaining and its biggest offensive threat done for the night, Hewlett stormed back with its season in jeopardy to send last Friday’s Nassau Class A boys’ basketball first-round playoff game against Locust Valley to overtime.

Chris McGrath mentioned for U.S. attorney post

Hewlett resident and Inwood native Chris McGrath has been mentioned asa candidate to the fill the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District slot.

Taking an excursion to far away lands at LWA

The Lower School’s hallway at Lawrence Woodmere Academy was bustling on the morning of Feb. 17 as students in preschool through the fourth grade were gearing up for the annual International Day.

Project Kadima helps with bat mitzvah project

As Emily Berman’s bat mitzvah neared she began thinking about a meaningful way she could celebrate this milestone in her life.

Winter break renews student energy

Since our return from winter break in the latter part of last month, life at the Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway High School has been vibrant with student activities, Judaic learning opportunities, and constructive academic programs.

Making challah at the Long Beach Hotel

The Chabad of Hewlett held its third annual kids learning how to make challah bread event at the Long Beach Hotel on Feb. 12.

Fighting illnesses with smiles

About nine years ago, Josh Aryeh took an 8-year-old girl for a ride in a rented Lamborghini convertible. The girl had been diagnosed with cancer at age 4, and had endured numerous surgeries and treatments.

Hewlett juniors named National Merit finalists

Hewlett High School juniors Leo Khazan, Daniel Kostovetsky, Matthew Perkins and Nathan Roblin attained National Merit finalist status.

Inbal Menashe, 22

Two years before she graduated Lawrence High School, Inbal Menashe was diagnosed with a very rare form of childhood cancer, Ewing’s Sarcoma, that often originates in the long, large bones of the body, including the hip, thigh, shin, chest and arm bones.

Making challah at the Long Beach Hotel

The Chabad of Hewlett held its third annual kids learning how to make challah bread event at the Long Beach Hotel on Feb. 12.

Beware the snow on March 10?

Jan. 8, Feb. 9, following the pattern of a major snowstorm hitting the Five Towns, could March 10 be the next time?