Hempstead IDA revokes controversial mall tax breaks

The Hempstead Town Industrial Development Agency will decide on Thursday whether to revoke Green Acres Mall tax breaks that took effect in October, according to a meeting agenda on its website.

Camp ANCHOR visionary retires

When Joseph Lentini was hired as coordinator of Camp ANCHOR in Lido Beach in 1970, the Town of Hempstead’s recreation program for children and adults with special needs, it had 80 campers and a few paid staff and volunteers.

Heralds bring home the gold at NYPA

The Herald Community Newspapers came up big in the New York Press Association’s 2016 Better Newspaper Contest, taking 15 honors in the statewide competition, for which 184 newspapers submitted …

Peter Zullo, Malverne attorney and volunteer, dies

Malvernite Peter Zullo — a village attorney, past commander of the American Legion Post #44 in Malverne and an active community volunteer — passed away March 21 of leukemia. He was 75 years old.

Why Malverne High School students do well

Malverne High School is one of the schools profiled in a recently published book showcasing institutions that are thriving with large populations of students of color.

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    Bowling

    Saturday, April 29

    Singles Association of Long Island, ages 25 plus. Social gathering afterwards at the Omega Diner, 1809 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park. All bowling events will be held on the last Saturday of the month except July, August, and October.

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