Neighbors

Malverne Mel predicts an early spring

The frigid weather didn’t stop residents from filling Crossroads Farm as they were eager to hear Malverne Mel’s annual prognostication for Groundhog Day on Feb. 3. For the last time, Malverne …

Howard T. Herber Middle School holds its first musical

Howard T. Herber Middle School in Malverne held its first musical from Jan. 11-12. Students performed, “The Wizard of Oz,” in front hundreds of people that comprised of family, friends and …

Candidates kick off races for mayor, board, justice in Malverne

Malverne’s Independent Party and the Hometown Pride Party recently shared their slates for this year’s village election. The mayoralty, two trustee seats and the village justice position are …

Neighbors

Prepping kids for Groundhog Day in Malverne

Malverne Mayor Patti Ann McDonald got children of all ages excited for Groundhog Day on Jan. 18. She spent the day visiting several schools in the village that include Maurice W. Downing Primary …

Catholic Schools Week

Our Lady of Lourdes School's Open House draws kids of all ages

Students at Our Lady of Lourdes School in Malverne enjoyed a festive morning during its annual Open House on Jan. 27. As part of Catholic Schools Week, school officials and current students invited …

Editorial

Black history is a story of migration

February is Black History Month, and African-American history is very much a story of migration. Between 1916 and 1970, 6 million black people left behind the shackles of the rural South and its …

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

Jewelry workshop Enjoy an afternoon of creativity with paper, crystal and fabric at the Lakeview Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. Instructed by Mickey Gonzalez, the library …

Randi Kreiss

How well do you think you know your kids?

The operative word above is “think,” because no parent can ever know his or her child, especially during the firestorm known as adolescence.