COMMUNITY NEWS

Seaford Historical Society celebrates the Gold Coast

Seaford Historical Society leaders invite residents and fans of the "The Great Gatsby" to learn more about Long Island's Gold Coast at their March meeting.

Mamma Cass

Karen Cass, 56, has been an active member of Seaford community organizations for more than 40 years. But the waterfront hamlet — which she described as “something out of [the TV show] ‘Gilmore Girls’” — is more than just a place where she conducts business.

Promoting positive behaviors

Jonas Salk Middle School Principal John Zampaglione recalled that when the district launched the RISE character education program in 2006, administrators suggested that teachers incorporate the concepts of respect, integrity, safety and staying healthy, and empathy into their lessons. More than a decade later, he said, those words are used daily in classrooms throughout the Levittown school, and plastered on bulletin boards around the building.

Neighbors

Celebrating St. William the Abbot School

From the new students vs. teachers volleyball game to Crazy Sock Day, St. William the Abbot School families had lots of opportunities to celebrate what they said makes their community great during Catholic Schools Week.

COMMUNITY NEWS

Nassau Planned Parenthood braces for possible federal defunding

Planned Parenthood of Nassau County’s staff and supporters said that they are concerned that the Republican-majority chambers of Congress will soon move to strip health centers affiliated with …

School News

Sumo wrestling for a cause at MacArthur

The MacArthur High School gymnasium was packed with students, faculty, administrators and alumni who were ready to watch teens from Levittown, North Wantagh and Seaford bounce around on Jan. 18.

Herald Newspapers 
seeking 2017 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 …

Neighbors

Walking in WinterFest’s wonderland

Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown residents had a cool time celebrating the season at the Levittown Community Council WinterFest.