Motorcyclist dies in Rockaway Avenue crash in Rockville Centre

A 41-year-old motorcyclist died on Aug. 3 after he struck a curb, clipped a parked car and collided with a tree, according to Nassau County police. The man, whose identity the police had not yet …

Rockville Centre police still investigating 3 stolen unlocked cars

Three vehicles were stolen from the driveways of two Rockville Centre homes last month as police continue to investigate the thefts. On July 19 at about 6 a.m., a homeowner reported that his 2017 …

Families enjoy DEC-hosted fishing clinic at Hempstead Lake State Park

Families from around Long Island visited Hempstead Lake State Park last Saturday for a free fishing clinic arranged by the state Department of Environmental Conservation’s “I Fish NY” program.

Rockville Centre library staff, users tout services after Forbes opinion piece calls them obsolete

“‘My friend told me about this book, and it’s about this guy,’” said Sarah Siegel, program coordinator at the Rockville Centre Public Library, re-enacting what she said is a common scene at the facility with a patron imitation.

South Side High School alumna to play pro volleyball in Finland

A South Side High School alumna is set to move on to the next stage of her volleyball career after signing to play professionally in Finland.

Diocese of Rockville Centre installs Auxiliary Bishop Richard Henning

Bishop John O. Barres ordained Msgr. Richard G. Henning as the Diocese of Rockville Centre’s newest auxiliary bishop during a mass at St. Agnes Cathedral on July 24.

Magical, spooky evenings at the Rockville Centre library

The Rockville Centre Public Library is heating up this summer with its children’s programs. One day kids can attend wizarding lessons while another night they are read tales by the …

Rockville Centre business owners weigh in on potential online sales tax law

The U.S. Supreme Court’s June 21 decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair will allow states to mandate a sales tax for items purchased online from out-of-state retailers — and many local retailers want New York to ensure that a sales tax is charged regardless of the sites that online shoppers use.

Nearby things to do this week in Rockville Centre

Summer soirée The Rockville Centre Public Library is putting on its seventh annual Summer Soirée on Thursday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. Come by for refreshments, raffles and a book signing …