Covert Elementary School auditorium reopens; gymnasium remains closed

The auditorium at William S. Covert Elementary School, which was closed at the beginning of the school year due to the discovery of mold, has reopened, school officials announced, but the gymnasium …

South Side High School among 350 nationwide, 20 in state to be named a National Blue Ribbon School

South Side High School was among 349 schools nationwide and 20 in the state to be named a National Blue Ribbon School last week by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.

Despite report citing ‘severe mold contamination' at Rockville Centre police station and employee concerns, officials say it's safe

Though “severe mold contamination” was detected at Rockville Centre’s police headquarters in April, according to a report from Clean Air Testing Labs Inc., village officials say the building is …

N.Y. born and N.C. strong: Mother evades Hurricane Florence, gives birth in Rockville Centre

“It was fate that I ended up here,” said North Carolina resident Jennifer Williams, smiling as she glanced at her newborn daughter, who wore a shirt that said, “New York Born, North Carolina …

New Rockville Links caddie a ‘good luck charm’ for local golfers

Golfers hoping to improve their golf game may want to consider hiring a caddie. And not just any caddie — Theodore Batkin.

Nearby things to do this week in Rockville Centre

Pumpkins for sale St. Mark’s United Methodist Church is holding its 17th annual pumpkin patch festival throughout October on their lawn at 200 Hempstead Ave. The hours are 3 to 6 p.m. on …

Community supports Rockville Centre Breast Cancer Coalition at group's biggest fundraiser

More than 400 people gathered at EGP Gastropub in Oceanside on Oct. 5 for the Rockville Centre Breast Cancer Coalition’s second annual Black and White Cocktail Fundraiser.

Amy Schumer arrested during protest against Brett Kavanaugh

Comedian and actress Amy Schumer was one of about 300 people arrested last week during a protest in Washington D.C. against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, various news outlets reported.

Rockville Centre Guild for the Arts to honor local couples at Oct. 27 gala

The Rockville Centre Guild for the Arts will be honoring Betty and Jules Abramson as well as Mary Lou and Anthony Cancellieri at its annual gala, called “City of Lights,” on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Atlantic Beach.