Lawrence clings to playoff hopes

Time is running out for Lawrence’s boys’ basketball team to salvage its season.The Tornadoes have two victories against Conference A-5 opponents through six games with four to go …

Hewlett Happenings

Covid impact cuts into the ‘normal’

Covid cases in Hewlett High School increased after students returned from the holiday break as did cases nationally and globally with the spread of the Omicron variant.

Moses on trial at The Brandeis School in Lawrence

Blending the Bible and the contemporary judicial system Brandeis school students took part in a mock trial that presented the case as to why Moses should or should not be punished for his alleged sin of hitting the rock after God commanded him to speak to the rock.

Feeling grateful in Lawrence

Applying a different approach to the typical New Year’s resolutions, Lawrence School District’s Mental Wellness Committee invited the schools to celebrate what they were thankful for as students returned to school after the holiday break.

Masks remain in Hewlett-Woodmere, Lawrence, state school mask mandate stands

A New York State Appelate Court decision on Jan. 25 ruled in favoer of State Attorney General Letitia James appeal of  New York State Supreme Court Judge Thomas Rademaker's Jan. 24 decision to lift the the state mask mandate.

A wintry student mixer at Grant Park in Hewlett

The Grant Park ice skating rink had a distinct winter feel as a light snow fell on the Hewlett and Ogden elementary school third-and fourth-graders who skated, socialized and snacked for two hours at a mixer on Jan. 23.


N.Y. reaps benefits of federal infrastructure bill

Speaking last Friday in Woodbury before the Long Island Association, Gov. Kathy Hochul devoted much of her speech, delivered with characteristically biting humor . . .