A Hicksville man was killed early Saturday morning when his motorcycle collided with the rear of another vehicle on the Meadowbrook Parkway, north of Exit M6.
One afternoon in February 2009, when Mario Marra was supposed to take his boys to a WWE wrestling event in New York City, he began to complain of chest pains.
Merrick resident Chris Edom recently took a six-week break from his role as a substitute teacher to learn how to box, do military obstacle courses and receive one-on-one advice from pro wrestler and actor John Cena.
Eric Gomez sat in Calhoun High School’s main office and recalled the interactions that he has had with students there during his five years as assistant principal. Each, he said, reminded him why he chose a career in education.
“Do you want to see my medals?” asked three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas to a group of roughly 100 campers at Coleman Country Day Camp in Merrick.
Two local Scouts were recognized for the projects they undertook to better their communities and awarded their Eagle badges, at their Court of Honor ceremonies recently.
The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District was recently named the 34th best district in the state by Niche.com.
As a child growing up in eastern Queens, Gov. Andrew Cuomo would take family trips to Jones Beach, he said, where he noticed its run-down facilities and diminishing services.
Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton, a Glen Cove Democrat, on Monday introduced new legislation that she and her fellow Democrats hope will help to curb prescription opioid addiction and overdoses.
Nassau County’s fiscal control board released a report last week with good and bad financial news for the county.
Second of two parts In the previous column, I described an exciting program called “My Own Book Fund,” which strives to help inner city school children. Specifically, I shared an interview with Dan Greenburg, one of the volunteers for the programs who is very excited about the impact which it’s having.