Forging a bond between the housed and the homeless

A caravan of seven cars stuffed with clothes, food, toiletries and 40 volunteers made its way into Manhattan last week to help the homeless during Our Lady of Lourdes biannual Midnight Run.

Malverne's Jace Richards competes in Jr. Olympics

It was only five months ago that 8-year-old Malverne resident Jace Richards began running in the USA Track and Field events. Yet there he was last week, running in front of thousands at the Hershey National Junior Olympics Track and Field Championships in Lawrence, Kansas.

Northwell assists Malverne Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Ambulances from Northwell Health are now part of the emergency medical services response team in Malverne, it was announced at the village’s July 11 board meeting. The new partnership between the village and Northwell Health began July 8 and will run for a six-month trial period.

Living yappily ever after

Malvernite Veronica Silva had had her dog, JakeBear, for two years when she got engaged. “Millennials pretty much humanize their dogs,” Silva, 32, said. “So when it comes to their wedding day, the most important day of their life, the dog has to be there.”

Poetic justice for award-winning book

Eighteen years ago, Malvernite Eric Hafker decided to review more than 100 poems that he had written between 1993 and 1999. “There were some poems that I revised over 50 times,” Hafker said.