Hispanic Brotherhood of Rockville Centre receives $30K grant

The Hempstead Town Board recently supported a $30,000 grant for the Hispanic Brotherhood of Rockville Centre, which will help fund the organization’s youth service programs.

Attorney General subpoenas all 8 N.Y. Catholic dioceses

The New York Attorney General’s office has issued subpoenas to the eight dioceses in the state as it launches an investigation of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and the cover-up of such crimes.

Rockville Centre detective feels 9/11's lasting effects

After the second plane slammed into the south tower of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, New York City Police Officer Chris O’Connor tried to evacuate the area. With his back to the towers, he surveyed the crowd, urging people to quickly cross the street. They were looking at the sky.

Molloy College gets preliminary OK for tax-exempt bonds to build new residence hall

Molloy College is one step closer to securing bonds to begin constructing a new residence hall on its campus in Rockville Centre.

Nearby things to do this week in Rockville Centre

Join the mayor at his golf classic The 31st annual Mayor’s Golf Classic is happening on Monday, Sept. 24 at the Rockville Links Country Club at 600 N. Long Beach Rd. The event is the primary …

Rockville Centre students primed for another school year

After a two-month hiatus, students of the Rockville Centre School District’s seven schools flocked back to school on Sept. 5 to meet their new teachers and classmates.

Molloy College welcomes largest-ever freshman class

Molloy College’s class of 2022, consisting of more than 600 students from 16 states, started their careers on Sept. 5 as the largest-ever freshman class in school history. The class of 2016 was previously the largest at 565 students.

NWS: Hurricane Florence roars into the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence, which marched across much of the mid-Atlantic Ocean as a Category 4 storm, was downgraded to a Category 3 and then 2 storm as it approached the Carolinas on Thursday. Still, …