Kennedy math teacher named county's best

When Kennedy High School math teacher Allen Ma discusses his instructional methodology and educational philosophy, he does not speak of equations and theorems. He doesn’t even mention solutions.


Four Calhoun High School seniors honored for science research

Gene mutations, mercury emissions, tumor suppressants and text messaging were just a few of the issues researched by four Calhoun High School seniors who were honored by the Long Island Science …

Community News

Chamber awards six scholarships to seniors

The Merrick Library’s garden was lined with gray chairs on June 6 in preparation for the Merrick Chamber of Commerce’s annual Scholarship Awards Night.

Community News

It's sweet, sweet music at the golf course

When the Golden Tone Orchestra played the familiar beginning to Glenn Miller’s “In The Mood,” the crowd at the Merrick Golf Course came to life. Dancers swayed back and forth with their partners, enjoying the moment.


Contest brings out the beauty in Merrick

Children squirmed and wiggled in their seats as they waited to walk the stage at Harold D. Fayette School to receive their awards in the annual Keep A-Merrick-A Beautiful contest.

Community News

Community Parent Center's Wendy Tepfer named 'Woman of Distinction'

Wendy Tepfer, executive director of the Bellmore-Merrick Community Parent Center since 2002, was recently honored by State Sen. Michael Venditto as a “Woman of Distinction.”

Business News

Stewart’s to make Long Island debut

Stewart’s All American restaurant is coming to Long Island, with its first location in the region expected to open up in Wantagh this summer.