Police crack down on motorcyclists speeding on parkways

After receiving numerous calls from concerned residents, the New York State Police began taking steps this summer to crack down on motorcyclists speeding on the Meadowbrook and Southern State Parkways.

Merrick family recognized for supporting breast cancer awareness

The Baldinger family, of Merrick, was recognized at Connoisseur Media Long Island’s 20th annual Radio for a Cure, a breast cancer awareness luncheon held at the Carlyle on the Green in Bethpage on Oct. 3. The luncheon recognizes fundraising efforts by community members and local organizations.

Mepham soars to 5-0 with homecoming victory

The Wellington C. Mepham High School varsity football team advanced to 5-0 this season with a resounding homecoming victory over New Hyde Park Memorial High School on Friday night.

Local authors help others break into publishing world

For an independent author, the heavy lifting begins when a book is finished, according to Dina Santorelli, a local writer who self-published the second book in a series of thrillers, “Baby Bailino,” last September.

What exactly is the constitutional convention? Find out in North Merrick

On the Nov. 7 General Election ballot, there will be a proposition for voters to decide whether New York State should hold a Constitutional Convention. The North and Central Merrick and South Merrick …

Merrick Schools honors star staff members

The Merrick School District continued its tradition of acknowledging employees for their countless contributions and milestones, while welcoming them back with encouragement for the year ahead during the annual Superintendent’s Conference held on Aug. 31.

Mepham Key Club to honor 9/11 victims

The Mepham High School Key Club will be dedicating a plaque to commemorate the citizens who lost their lives in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.