St. Raphael’s CYO to host eleventh annual basketball tournament

St. Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church in East Meadow will be holding its eleventh Winter Classic this year from Feb. 15 through the 25. Hosted by the church’s CYO basketball program, the Winter Classic is a boys’ basketball tournament that draws 40 CYO teams and roughly 400 players from parishes across Long Island.

ODMaps to aid in fight against opioids

In 2017, Wantagh, Seaford and the surrounding communities of East Meadow, Levittown, Massapequa and North Bellmore had 29 total fatal overdoses and 204 non-fatal overdoses, according to the Nassau County Police Department.

East Meadow celebrates Norma Gonsalves

Norma Gonsalves has been dedicated to helping the East Meadow community for over 40 years. On Jan. 29 at the Chateau Briand in Carle Place, the community dedicated a night to her with a celebration of her past accomplishments.

Chaos on Meadowbrook injures eight

The East Meadow Fire Department responded to four separate car collisions within a 500-mile stretch on the Meadowbrook State Parkway on Feb. 10, just before midnight. Within minutes of receiving …

AHRC Nassau ignites Valentine’s Day flames at Borelli’s

Before Maryann and Jeffrey Witt danced to Elvis Presley’s “Can’t Help Falling in Love” at their 1996 wedding, Maryann took a plane ride that changed her life.

Woodland Middle School studies Greek mythology in team competition

It’s all Greek to them! Sixth-grade students at Woodland Middle School in the East Meadow recently competed in the Festival Games.

E.M. resident has a solution for Hawaii

Hawaii spent a harrowing 40 minutes preparing for a ballistic missile attack on Jan. 13 after a misunderstanding between two emergency agency employees sent a false alarm to the state’s 1.42 …