It’s official. The Woodmere Club has been sold.
Five Towns Kiwanis has held a Wine Night dinner for the past six years in memory of a longtime member who not only became the statewide Kiwanis governor, but also helped establish a children’s trauma center.
In just over three weeks, voters in the Hewlett-Woodmere and Lawrence school districts will cast ballots not only for their respective budgets, but also for Board of Education trustees, on May 16. All terms are three years, and begin on July 1.
Empowering experiences, expressing opinions, learning about a range of topics and understanding how to work collaboratively and independently are all part of working on school newspapers, students and faculty advisers said.
On the same day, May 16, that Hewlett-Woodmere and Lawrence school district residents go to the polls for the school budgets and trustees, they could also vote on the library budgets and board members for the Hewlett-Woodmere and Peninsula Public libraries.
A pair of Five Towns residents and a Queens rabbi will be sentenced for their part in a scheme to embezzle more than $17 million of city and state funding that was expected to be used for special-needs students between 3-and 5-years-old, who attend the Island Child Development Center in Far Rockaway.
Hewlett-Woodmere School District officials are embarking on a new strategic planning initiative — HW 2025 — and they are asking residents to take a survey.
Students and faculty from Rambam Mesivta Maimonides High School in Lawrence were part of the rally Monday that included hundreds outside the Jackson Heights home of the last living concentration camp guard in New York, who were demanding that Germany put Jakiw Palij on trial.
Hewlett exploded for 10 runs in the fifth inning to rally past West Hempstead, 11-8, to remain undefeated atop the Conference ABC-IV softball standings.
May 1, a day of excitement and celebration. In just a couple of days, Hewlett High School seniors will fill the hallways with spirit as we proudly display what college we will soon be attending.
Seven Lawrence High School students — seniors Stanley Faynblut, Eden Kataev, Nayalise Montilla and Barbara Williams and juniors Ethan Breban, Stacy Portillo and Susan Sedhom — were awarded honorable mention certificates for “outstanding poems that were not awarded cash prizes” in the 2017 Irish Cultural Society of the Garden City Area’s Martin J. Kelly Writing Contest.
State Senator Jack Martins joined the race for county executive on Wednesday, announcing his candidacy as a Republican at a press conference in Mineola.
We’re deep into April and people are heading outdoors, but at Five Towns Mini-Golf and Batting Range, along Rockaway Turnpike in Lawrence, the business’s 40th season might not happen.
The corporate and leisure travel business is not very relaxing, as Jodi Hersh could attest.
ROC Security, a virtual enterprise firm run by Hewlett High School seniors that “sells” residential, online, commercial and personal security products took fifth place at the 2017 Virtual Enterprise International Youth Business Summit in Manhattan from April 3-5.
County Comptroller George Maragos reported on Monday that Nassau County is likely to end the year with a $38 million surplus in primary operating funds, although the surplus includes money the county borrowed.
The Inwood-AB GOP, comprised of local Nassau County Republican Committee representatives, covering Inwood, North Lawrence and Atlantic Beach, has been around for roughly 50 years.