The Hewlett-Woodmere Board of Education voted on its 2022-2023 school calendar, which will not include the Muslim Eid holidays, a disappointment to more than 1,000 people who signed a petition in favor adding the holidays.
Even before the sale of the Woodmere Club was consummated in early 2017, the battle over what it would become began in late 2016, with the formation of a grass-roots organization, the Five Towns Civic Association.
Community Chest South Shore, formerly known as Five Towns Community Chest, is a 90-year-old local organization that gives high school-age teens opportunities to volunteer, become involved in the local community and expand their social network through its Youth Board.
The mayor’s position in Lawrence village is now synced in similar fashion with the trustees as the board approved new term limits for the top executive post by a vote of 5-0 after a public hearing at the Jan. 13 meeting.
There was much hustle and bustle in a back room of the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC in Cedarhurst on Monday as volunteers brought in and sorted bags of food during the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Community Food Drive on MLK Day to honor the late civil rights leader.
You might have to sidestep the toys of Tamar Moskowitz’s children, but in the basement of the physician’s assistant North Woodmere house a serious and neighborly action is taking place. Moskowitz is administering Covid tests for free.
He loved to play golf and tennis and was a strong supporter of law enforcement. Howard Good died on Dec. 6, 2021. He was 91.
As Riley Weiss continues to ply further out into uncharted waters, her Hewlett girls’ basketball teammates and head coach also find themselves pushing towards new frontiers. The first girl in …
A senior living community, Esplanade of Woodmere, at 130 Irving Place, which specializes in memory care services, had owners and operators, David and Alexander Scharf, cut the grand opening ribbon on Jan. 18.
Being a school that is renowned for its diverse student body, Lawrence High School is home to a wide variety of heritage clubs that inform their members of the world’s cultural traditions.
Two Hebrew Academy of Long Beach third-graders took home prizes in the John F. Kennedy International Synagogue/ Jewish Press Hanukkah Art Contest.
Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder convened a news conference on Jan. 13 to make a point: The state’s bail reform law, enacted in January 2020, needs further reform . . .
When U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi announced his Democratic primary run against Gov. Kathy Hochul, it may have seemed like a D’Amato moment.
Two people were arrested for allegedly possessing a loaded handgun that was found by police in a vehicle at Doxy Brook Park in North Woodmere on Jan. 8, police said.
I have been blessed to raise my hand and pledge to serve my community as an elected official many times over the past 16 years. However, last Monday was the first — and hopefully, last — time that I will take the oath of office in my living room.
I really needed to get on the Smart HQ website to get my new G.E. Café Series kitchen appliances online. Oh, you didn’t know? You must have internet-friendly ovens and cooktops these days.