Neighbors

Court of Honor ceremony in Malverne

Members of Malverne’s Boy Scout Troop 24 were honored during its Court of Honor ceremony at Our Lady of Lourdes Church and School on Oct. 2. Parents, along with trustees from Malverne’s village …

Schools

Malverne students take a stand against childhood cancer

During Malverne’s Davison Avenue Intermediate School’s annual Back to School BBQ, members of Davison’s Special Forces sought to recognize September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The …

Tribute to Malverne TV’s former sound man

Vito Ilardi died at the age of 97 on Sept. 28, just a few weeks before his birthday. Ilardi served his country in World War II in the Persian Gulf, keeping the supply lines open to our Soviet …

Police: Car-chase suspect shot in Valley Stream, apprehended in West Hempstead

Nassau County police have confirmed details of a car chase on Tuesday evening that began in Hempstead and ended in Valley Stream, with Hempstead police reportedly firing a single gunshot outside of …

Welcoming Mrs. Cotilletta

Our Lady of Lourdes School principal settles into new position in Malverne

Our Lady of Lourdes School’s new principal, Kathleen Cotilletta, firmly believes in the marigold effect — a concept used in gardening in which certain vegetables and plants are placed near each …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead

Great Give Back Spend the weekend making a difference at the West Hempstead Public Library on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 1 to 3 p.m. The library will host a session of making beaded bracelets to …

Randi Kreiss

Coming to America, from Ukraine

My grandfather Morris Brownstein fled the Russian Ukraine in 1912, and made the long crossing of the Atlantic from Antwerp, Belgium, to the U.S. He was 15 years old and he was alone.