BREAKING NEWS: South Shore residents in the thick of Women's Marches


Synagogue's new web site honored MLK legacy

As a way to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., Central Synagogue-Beth Emeth in Rockville Centre launched a new web site on Jan. 17 that denounced hatred and prejudice. The debut of the …

Hoops program lets everyone play

The Rockville Centre Basketball League is giving special-needs children a chance to enjoy the game of basketball through its inclusion program. The “Hoops for All” program, which was started …

Longtime RVC resident Prochilo dies at 83

Longtime Rockville Centre resident Frank Prochilo Sr., who emigrated form Italy as a teenager to become a well-known carpenter and contractor, has died at the age of 83. Affectionately known as …

MLK Day celebrated at Center

“Okay, one, two, three, dream!” said the photographer as he snapped a shot of the children lined up at the head of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center on Jan. 16. This was the …

Village makes preparations to pierce tax cap

The Village of Rockville Centre began the process of considering a local law that would allow the percentage of property taxes levied against the budget to exceed the levels mandated by New York …

St. Agnes School kicks off Dinner Dance season

The St. Agnes Cathedral School Dinner Dance committee held its kickoff party on Jan. 5. The 2017 Dinner Dance, which will be held at Westbury Manor on Feb. 4 at 6:30 p.m., honors community members …

Rockville Centre Letters to the Editor

What’s with the  LIRR station? To the Editor: Re “Slippery problem at LIRR station” (Jan. 12-18): Thank you for outlining the hazards at the Rockville Centre LIRR …

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Richner Communications acquires Gold Coast Gazette

Richner Communications, Long Island’s largest publisher of community media, has acquired the assets of the Gold Coast Gazette, a weekly community newspaper covering the legendary Gold Coast communities on the North Shore of Long Island. The terms of the sale were not disclosed.