Central student donates shoes for a cause

When Central High School senior Jonathan Prashad participated in the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk at Jones Beach in October, a box labeled “Soles4Souls” caught his eye, he …

NYAW working to address brown water in Valley Stream

Rosemary McGuiness Sibilla said she has nightmares about the long-term effects of the “rusty, brown and chlorine-scented water” that comes out of the pipes in her Valley Stream home. Lorrie Sand said her dishwasher racks have been rusted out from the corrosive water, and Ann Massa–Garofalo said the water stained her sinks, toilet bowl and clothes.

New York American Water rates to increase April 1

New York American Water rates are set to increase again next month, as the third year of the utility’s conservation rate hike begins.

Long Island Muslim community condemns rising Islamophobia

Members of the Long Island Muslim community’s leadership, including from Valley Stream and Elmont, gathered with lawmakers at the Islamic Center of Long Island in Westbury on March 5 to express …

‘We lost everything’

Community aids Valley Stream family in need

When Qumyka Howell pulled up to her North Valley Stream home on Feb. 25, she saw flames shooting out of the basement.

The Week Ahead

March 14 - 23

Supermarket Bingo Valley Stream North High School at 750 Herman Ave. is hosting a supermarket bingo scholarship fundraiser on March 15. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $12 at the door, …