South Side dethrones Elmont

A new Nassau Class A girls’ basketball champion will be crowned March 2. That’s because title-holder Elmont, in an underdog role as the No. 12-seed this season after winning back-to-back county and Long Island championships, was knocked off Friday night by No. 5 South Side, 48-39, in a first-round playoff game.

Spreading kindness in the name of late South Side High School graduate Ryan O'Shea

Random acts of kindness were performed last week in the name of a South Side High School graduate who died last month.

Rockville Centre officials recognize firefighters and contest winners

Rockville Centre’s village board honored heroes who saved a man’s life and young contest winners who supported local businesses at its meeting on Feb. 4.

Feil family of Rockville Centre donates $1.75 million to South Nassau Communities Hospital

The Louis Feil Charitable Lead Annuity Trust made a $1.75 million donation to South Nassau Communities Hospital to help relocate the hospital’s cancer program to a centralized comprehensive cancer center that will be based on the hospital’s main campus in Oceanside.

Rockville Centre American Legion Post 303 celebrates 100 years of service at annual Ball

Rockville Centre American Legion Post 303 was one of 16 Nassau County posts honored for 100 years of service to veterans at the annual American Legion Military Ball and Post Commander Night on Feb. 16.

South Side High School runners win Nassau County crown in 4x800-meter relay

Runners on South Side High School’s winter track team outlasted their competitors earlier this month to claim a county championship in the 4x800-meter relay.


A look back at Rockville Centre’s black history

Marilyn Nunes Devlin, Rockville Centre’s village historian who helps run the Phillips House Museum on Hempstead Avenue, recognized Black History Month in her latest column.