Queens man arrested for string of Long Island robberies

A Queens man who involved police in a brief but a violent struggle after a traffic stop is allegedly responsible for a string of robberies on Long Island, police said.

Nassau County officials demand cancellation of Roger Waters shows

Nassau County officials are calling for the cancellation of two concerts featuring Roger Waters at the Nassau Coliseum, saying that its operator, Nassau Events Center, would be in violation of a recently passed anti-discrimination law for letting the Pink Floyd bassist perform.

Calhoun student to direct countywide production of ‘Heathers’

A new theater group has formed among Nassau County’s young actors.

Crisis Center seeks volunteers

Suicide is up 24 percent over the past 14 years, and the second leading cause of death among young people, ages 13 to 24. The news is grim. Where is the hope?

Bellmore, Merrick girls awarded Girl Scouts highest honor

Girl Scouts of Nassau County recently presented the Gold Award, the organization’s highest honor, to Melissa Berman, of the Bellmore Association, and Emily D'Antonio and Seabrook Kilfoil-Greaves, both of the Merrick Association, during a ceremony hosted at Adelphi University.

The Principal’s Office: Pro’s and cons of online instruction, Part Two

In the previous column, we revisited online instruction, which seems to be taking hold. I explained my own reservations about not having students physically present for a course. However, this teaching methodology is picking up steam.


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