‘All you need is within you’

A beautiful summer day gave way to an equally beautiful ceremony last Friday evening for the 2016 graduating class of Malverne High School.

Bill proposes required lead testing in schools

Most schools on Long Island are not required to test for lead in their water by either the federal or state government.

Lead found in Malverne school district’s water

The Malverne school district reported last week that lead had been found in water coming from a drinking fountain at the Maurice W. Downing School and four bathroom sink faucets around the school district.

Farmer's Market opens Saturday, June 4

Fresh, organic produce, baked goods, cheeses, craft beers, arts and crafts and more will be available for sale when Farmer’s Market opens Saturday, June 4 at Crossroads Farm. The Farmer’s Market will be open each Saturday from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Real domestic violence, fictionalized

According to Safe Horizon, a national victims’ services agency, girls and boys who witness domestic violence — and don’t receive help — are more prone to continue the cycle of domestic violence in their lives. Girls are more vulnerable to abuse as teens and adults, while boys are far more likely to become abusers of their partners and/or children as adults.

Stepping Out

What's happening on Long Island this weekend

Exhibits and more... Africa: Sub-Saharan DiversityDrawn exclusively from the Hofstra University Museum’s collections, this exhibition explores the rich diversity of 25 ethnic cultures across …


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