Centre Stage production pays tribute to decade of shows

Hundreds of audience members watched as students of all abilities, dressed in sparkling white and pink garb, danced to the Jackson 5’s “I Want You Back” during the opening number of the South Side High School’s 10th Centre Stage performance.

Alumni reflect on St. Agnes Cathedral School’s 100-year history

Staff, students, alumni and other community members gathered on May 19 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of St. Agnes Cathedral School, as the year-long centennial commemoration came to a head.

$2,000 donation to fund sneakers for Rockville Centre students

A valued tradition that for six years has benefitted students with special needs at South Side High School and South Side Middle School will continue thanks to a $2,000 donation from the Tommy Brull Foundation.

Friends, colleagues remember late Rockville Centre teacher

Shelley Brenner LaFauci, a former Rockville Centre elementary school teacher, died suddenly at her home in Delray Beach, Fla. on April 20. She was 69.

Rockville Centre commander named to state Veterans’ Hall of Fame

Frank Colon Jr., commander of Rockville Centre’s American Legion Post 303, was inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame last week for his 22 years in the United States Army and his subsequent service to fellow veterans.

Rockville Centre parents implore district officials to tweak schools' inclusion model

“We have children who are falling through the cracks,” said Elizabeth Licata, a parent of three children with special needs in the Rockville Centre district. “We’re asking these kids to do something that they’re never going to accomplish.”

Two new bars coming to downtown Rockville Centre this summer

Sports fans and street-fair lovers can get excited about two new bars expected to open up in Rockville Centre this summer, as one caters to watching the game, and the other features carnival …

Village, community groups to ramp up fundraising for long-awaited Mr. B's Playground

Community groups are working with the village to speed up the process of building a playground next to Hickey Field that children of all abilities can access and enjoy.

Nearby things to do this week in Rockville Centre

A lesson in foreign policy Watch and discuss “Great Decisions in Foreign Policy” — episode five of season nine titled “Turkey: Partner in Crisis” — with Edwin Lambert, Jr. at the …