Local couple commits to nomadic lifestyle in RV

A local couple has committed to a nomadic lifestyle traveling in a Winnebago Vista they named Wanda — short for Wanderlust. Kevin Quiambao, 35, an East Meadow native, and Ashley Hall Quiambao, …

An EMFD message on carbon monoxide detection

Each year more than 170 Americans die as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning. Another 10,000 are treated or hospitalized in the same time period. Already in this 2018 heating season, your East …

Meadowbrook takes Red Ribbon Week pledge

Students at Meadowbrook Elementary School in the East Meadow School District participated in Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 22 to 26, when they demonstrated promises to make positive and healthy …

W.T. Clarke students show off their pumpkins skills

To get into the Halloween spirit, W.T. Clarke Middle School of the East Meadow School District held its second annual pumpkin contest for students to show off the art skills. Students were given …

Island Harvest Food Bank receives $1 million state grant

Island Harvest Food Bank has secured a $1 million New York State grant through the 2018-2019 State and Municipal Facilities Program. The funding will go toward purchasing a permanent building to …

Unity at East Meadow schools

In a stance against bullying, students and staff in the East Meadow School District dressed in orange on Oct. 17 and celebrated Unity Day. At W.T. Clarke Middle School, there was an assembly for …