The fire that damaged two houses on First Street in Cedarhurst on March 16 was allegedly set by a man who is charged with attempted murder and several other charges after he argued with his parents and allegedly stabbed his father several times, police said.
The storefront landscape along Broadway in Hewlett and Woodmere has undergone a transformation recently. In less than two months, five new businesses have held grand opening ribbon-cuttings.
Though the Lawrence High School auditorium where Assistant Superintendent of Business and Operations Jeremy Feder presented the proposed 2019-20 school district budget at the March 11 Board of Education meeting was nearly empty the preliminary promises do not appear hollow.
Inwood Park, on Bayview Avenue in Inwood, is part of the $15 million investment Nassau County announced, as several county parks will receive substantial renovations and added amenities.
Though the three people the Inwood Civic Association are honoring, as its Citizens of the Year no longer live in the Five Towns hamlet, the trio said that Inwood remains with them. John and Fran Galante and Steven Politano will be honored at the civic association’s dinner at the Inwood Country Club on March 23.
Jessie Specht is not a sailor but in her eight years of living on Walnut Road in Inwood she spends a portion of her day checking tide times, moon phases and the weather because when it is high tide and the moon is in its full phase and with or without a storm her street and others in the community flood.
Lawrence High School students got to take a break from the classroom and experience a potential look into the future thanks to the United States Army.
While a surprise snowstorm resulted in a delayed start on March 4, Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway High School students eagerly awaited the celebrations that will usher in Purim, March 20 to 21. Given a chance to escape the winter blues, some of HAFTR's students will be taking trips this month, either to Israel or Washington, D.C., for worthwhile causes.
The experience at the Yeshiva University National Model United Nations was like no other, according to Midreshet Shalhevet High School junior Golda Gordon.
Hewlett and Lawrence high schools both took part in separate competitions on March 1 as Hewlett High held its traditional Sports Night contest and Lawrence had its relatively new Battle of the Classes contest in that Friday.
There’s a new pediatric dental office in Woodmere, as Dr. Denise Cohen opened a brand-new office at 1049 Broadway in Woodmere with a ribbon-cutting on March 5.
V.I. Properties located at 1208 Broadway in Hewlett has been helping people buy and sell homes for two decades as the real estate firm celebrated its 20th anniversary on Feb. 28.
Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen covered a lot of ground in her community town hall presentation at Lawrence High School on March 10, then the roughly 40 Five Towns residents got their chance to ask questions.
A.J. & MOS opened at 1026 Broadway in Woodmere in October and hosted a grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 5
The Five Towns’ Padraic Pearce Division 3 Ancient Order of Hibernians took part in the St. Patrick’s Parade organized by the Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens in Mineola on March 3.