North Class of 1968 donates money for security upgrades

To commemorate its 50th reunion, the Valley Stream North High School Class of 1968 raised more than $4,000 to purchase door alarms and rechargeable blow horns to enhance the high school’s security.

Moonves out at CBS amid new allegations

Les Moonves has resigned from the chairmanship of CBS, effective immediately, in the wake of new charges of sexual misconduct. According to a CBS statement released on Sept 9, the company and Moonves were also to contribute $20 million to charities supporting the #MeToo movement and equality for women in the workplace, although SEC filings showed that the entire sum was to come from CBS.

L.I. gas prices peak then drop as summer wanes

Retail gasoline prices finally began to inch down slowly at the end of last month after reaching their highest summertime levels since 2014, according to local industry analysts.GasBuddy, which …

Valley Stream Central High School District adds new director of security

To quell parents’ and students’ fears about the Valley Stream Central High School District’s security, the Board of Education approved a $77,850 contract with Wisdom Protective Services on Aug. 28 and named Dave Buxbaum the district’s director of security.

Anthony Cruz starts stint as student liaison

The Aug. 28 Valley Stream Central High School District Board of Education meeting served as Central High School senior Anthony Cruz’s debut as the board’s student liaison.

The Week Ahead

Sept. 13 - 20

Get to know the Cub Scouts Learn about the Cub Scouts at the Arthur J. Hendrickson Park mini-golf course on Sept. 14 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. All boys from kindergarten through fifth-grade and …