Seven special districts, six for fire and one for water reclamation, held elections for commissioners on Dec. 10. Only one race was contested.
Updated Dec. 11 at 1 p.m. A Queens man was arrested for the alleged harassment of two men and a child at the Costco on Rockaway Turnpike in North Lawrence on Dec. 8, police said.
A woman was struck bya white-colored pickup truck at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Central Avenue between Cedarhurst and Lawrence a 1:10 p.m. on Dec. 6, according to Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department Chief James McHugh.
Since the New York State Parent Teacher Association mandated that the Lawrence Middle School PTA be dissolved earlier this year, some middle school parents and other community members have been scrambling to keep school activities going.
Updated Dec. 3 at 1:35 p.m. Brooklyn residents Rahmel Watkins and Zakiyyah Steward were sentenced on Dec. 3 for their roles in the 2018 April car crash that killed Elisheva Kaplan and Yisroel Levin on the Nassau Expressway in Lawrence.
Nassau County officials are anticipating shovels to hit dirt for a Lawrence village flood mitigation project in the spring of 2020.
The Village of Lawrence board remains stymied on what to do with the nearly 4 acres of land left vacant by the closing of the sewage treatment plant on Rock Hall Road
Raising an average of more than $61,000 since the first Pancakes for Parkinson’s 11 years ago, the Bergman, Epstein and Schornstein families have collected more $750,000 for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.
Two days before the most American of holidays, more than 200 Lawrence Middle School students and family members gathered in the gymnasium for the annual Thanksgiving feast on Nov. 26.
These next few weeks are going to be exciting for the Lawrence High School students.
Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway High School juniors Ari Gurvitch, Ben Sides and Jacob Steinmetz were finalists in the second annual Center for Initiatives in Jewish Education Tank competition on Nov. 24, sponsored by the CIJE.
Elissa Candiotti, a Hewlett High School alumna who graduated Syracuse University last year and now is a NBC Nightly News production assistant, ran in the 26.2-mile long New York City Marathon on Nov. 2.
The Hewlett-Woodmere Business Association welcomed the State Farm office of Nicole Eliopoulos to the community with a grand opening and ribbon-cutting of the office at 157 Dubois Ave.
The Hewlett-Woodmere Alumni Association is asking for nominations of possible inductees to the alumni Hall of Fame...
Lawrence School District was a winner of a $5,000 grant from the New York Jets and the National Football League’s Fuel Up to Play 60 program.
The Inwood United Soccer Club’s Pink Cheetahs team finished up its season with a 2-0 victory over league champions the Port Washington Huskies.
One week after turning 99, Shirley Buchman died peacefully in her sleep, according to daughter Jacqueline Handel, of Lawrence.
Lawrence-Cedarhurst and Inwood were among the 19 fire departments that responded to a three-store basement fire along Central Avenue in Cedarhurst on Nov. 22.