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Hundreds gathered at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park last Saturday to see Rock ‘n’ roll legends Joan Jett and Blackhearts, as part of Nassau County’s free summer concert series. more
It was 5:50 a.m. on a recent Friday when my alarm rang. Typically I dread waking before 9, but on this day I was to engage in an activity that I never tried before — paddle boarding at Jones Beach more
Hewlett Bay Park native and playwright Michael Colby has chronicled a portion of his life in the book, “The Algonquin Kid,” about his weekend visits with his grandparents who owned the landmark Algonquin Hotel in Manhattan, and its history. more
The Peninsula Kiwanis Club held its annual golf outing at the Lawrence Yacht & Country Club on Aug. 24, to help raise money for the group’s donations to SIBSPlace and Camp Anchor. more
Devoted to his neighbors and the Five Towns, Honorary Chief Robert “Lefty” Hanon was a member of the Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department for 53 years. He was born in New York City on May 5, 1936, and was a longtime resident of Inwood before moving to East Rockaway, where he died as his son, Alex Hanon, held him in his arms, on Aug. 2 of liver cancer. Hanon was 79. He was wearing his LCFD uniform. more
Alleged burglar’s identity sought Nassau County Crime Stoppers and police are asking for help from the public to identify a man who allegedly burglarized the Pacific Fuel Oil Corp., located at 202 Prospect Ave. in Cedarhurst at 4:45 a.m. on April 22. more
Five Towns Community Chest will kick off the Southwest Nassau Race Series by holding its fifth annual 5K Run and Family Walk on Sunday, Sept. 6. more
Middle school-aged children from Hillel Day Camp, which is held on the Lawrence campus of the Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway (HAFTR), along with kids and young adults 12 to 21 from the Hebrew Academy For Special Children in Woodmere, joined together to recycle used electronics on Aug. 13. more
Lou D’Agostino, who starred on the Lawrence High School varsity football team and won the 1990 Thorp Award as the best player in Nassau County, is now serving as the director of football operations for the Inwood Buccaneers Athletic Club, the organization that gave him his start in the sport. more
Next month, after a five-month hiatus from airplane noise, Runway 4L-22R at John F. Kennedy International Airport will reopen after undergoing an expansion to accommodate more and bigger planes — and, highly likely, bring more airplane noise to the area. more
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