Officials in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District are looking for the public's OK to sell the Jerusalem Avenue school building to the Nassau Board of Cooperative Educational Services.
Hempstead Town Councilman and owner of Gennaro Jewelers, in Bellmore, announced this week that he would be stepping down from the council in June, after 17 years of service.
LI Helps founders Louis Iacona and Eddie Haar have their own recovery stories. Their organization helps others by filling in the gaps they felt were missing along the way.
A 26-year-old Amityville man is being charged on multiple felony accounts after fleeing the scene of a single-car crash off the westbound side of the Southern State, according to a press release from New York State Troop L.
An 83-year-old Merrick man was arrested for signing himself out of the hospital and stealing an ambulance when he became fed up with the care he was receiving on Tuesday.
The Vine Wine Bar, in Merrick, has commemorated Judy’ Mione's life by holding a fundraiser every April and participating in the St. Jude “Give Thanks. Give Hope. campaign,” in which it collects donations throughout the same month. This year's will take place on April 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Sixth Grade Theatre Arts Club of North Merrick, in its 19th year, proudly presents, The Music Man, Jr. on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at the Brookside Auditorium on Meadowbrook Road.
For over 3,300 years, Jewish families the world over have gathered around the festive table on the eve of Passover to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt and celebrate the "Seder" feast.
The Merrick RadioShack store, on the Sunrise Highway, will soon shut its doors, along with 184 others nationwide, representatives from the electronics retail chain announced last week.
On March 16, each of the third-grade classes at Birch Elementary School performed a routine from a different time and place as part of the school’s first World Cultural Dance.
Walking from South Nassau Communities Hospital’s busy parking lot to its main entrance, visitors pass trees and shrubbery lining an inviting path to a lobby with polished floors, snug couches and floor-to-ceiling windows. It is a pleasant way in to one of the region’s largest health care providers, but many more enter from the opposite side.
Jim Hamilton, a 60-year-old lifelone resident of Merrick, achieved a dream of his when he opened Balabalo's Hot Dogs on March 6.
Hofstra’s baseball team is looking to reach new heights this spring with the return of veteran hitters. The Pride went 15-37 in 2016, but bring back position players who combined for 29 home runs and 136 RBIs.
Temple Israel of South Merrick celebrated the Purim holiday on Sunday, March 12, by holding its annual Mel Polay Purim Carnival. Temple members and the community, many dressed in costume found numerous games, raffles, a bouncy house, face painting, cotton candy and assorted treats. A popular photo booth was rented for taking fun pictures which could then be framed as take-home souvenirs.
The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter Saturday, December 10, 2016 – Monday, May 29, 2017 Tickets to The Butterfly Conservatory, which includes general …