Town board approves legislation banning hookah bars outside industrial areas

The Hempstead Town Board unanimously passed legislation last week banning new hookah lounges from being built near homes, schools and local community centers. The legislation, proposed by Councilman …

School News

Lights, camera and action at Wantagh schools

Wantagh fifth-graders at Forest Lake, Mandalay and Wantagh elementary schools have been crafting their own weather reports using a green screen and iPad. The reports, filled with coverage on …

School News

Mandalay students celebrate the written word

Third-graders in Arlene Berman’s and Anne Sallustro’s classes at Mandalay Elementary School in Wantagh shared their narrative writing projects with peers and parents during a Personal …

Neighbors

Cold paws, but no complaints

Although temperatures dropped well into the single digits last week, that didn’t stop puppies from Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown from playing in the first snowfall of the year. The National …

Re-evaluating religion

“People aren’t looking any less for comfort and religious experiences,” said Rabbi Daniel Bar-Nahum, of Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow. “But the way they approach it is …

Editorial

Baby, it’s cold outside! Think winter safety

This past week, Long Island saw historically low temperatures that dipped below zero when the wind chill was factored in, icy, treacherous driving conditions and, to top it all off, a “bomb …

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    Shen yun 2018

    Friday, January 19

    SHEN YUN’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures—the five millennia of traditional …

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