Four RVC residents honored at St. Agnes gala

Sometimes, it’s good to defy your father. Kathleen Cook, a 16-year physical education teacher at St. Agnes Cathedral School, was honored with the prestigious Elizabeth Ann Seton Award during the …

Burgerology opens in RVC

Burger lovers now have another option to satisfy their patty cravings in Rockville Centre with the opening of Burgerology. The new eatery, on the corner of South Village Avenue and Merrick Road, …

‘People of the book’ stand together for unity

Leaders and parishioners from several area synagogues visited Masjid Hamza Islamic Center of South Shore in Valley Stream on Feb. 3, to condemn religious discrimination in all its forms, and to …

St. Agnes student greets bishop at historic Mass

Three weeks ago, St. Agnes seventh-grader William Lim was collecting his belongings just before the end of another school day when he was summoned to the office. Usually, a call like that results in …

Tequila flows at this year’s Margaritaville

Another year, another successful Margaritaville fundraiser for the Rockville Centre Community Fund. The fourth annual Margaritaville kicked off on Feb. 4 at the St. Agnes Parish Center and, along …

Mercy cancer program honored again

Mercy Medical Center was awarded the Commission on Cancer’s Outstanding Achievement Award for the third straight year and granted a three-year accreditation with gold-level commendation from …

Riverside students take on Pinocchio

The Riverside Elementary School Drama Club performed a unique interpretation of the Disney classic Pinocchio in front of a packed audiences in the auditorium on Feb. 7. “The Pinocchio Show” is …

Rockville Centre Letters to the Editor

Leave Melania alone! To the Editor: Re Randi Kreiss’s column “On the road: Slovenia to the White House” (Jan. 26-Feb. 1): Ms. Kreiss stooped to an all-time low when writing …

Don Schluter, longtime firefighter and mailman, dies at 66

Don Schluter, who served the Rockville Centre community as a longtime firefighter and mailman, passed away on Jan. 28 at age 66. Schluter, who had been battling cancer since May, joined Woodland …

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Herald Newspapers seeking summer interns

Herald Community Newspapers is seeking 2017 summer interns for our 15 community-based publications that stretch across Nassau County’s South Shore, from Valley Stream to Seaford, and Long Beach to …