Friends, family surprise 96-year-old gymgoer for birthday celebration at Sportset Fitness

Age is definitely just a number – especially for Thomas Nola. Last week, Nola celebrated his 96th birthday at Rockville Centre’s Sportset Health and Fitness Club.

Rockville Centre-based band Fake Frank in midst of summer tour

Fake Frank, a self-proclaimed “eclectic alternative and retro-vibe” indie band from Rockville Centre, has embarked on its first tour this summer. The three village natives and their friend are performing songs from their debut self-titled album that they released in March in venues around the Northeast.

Molloy College names new chairman, board member

John P. McEntee was named as new chairman of Molloy College’s Board of Trustees last month after five years on the board, succeeding Msgr. Francis J. Caldwell.

Rockville Centre organization wraps up Clean Tech competition

The 2018 Clean Tech Competition, hosted by Rockville Centre’s Center for Science Teaching and Learning, wrapped up last week, as student winners from Long Island and across the world were announced.

Village paid former police commissioner $400K upon retiring

The Village of Rockville Centre agreed to pay former Police Commissioner Charles Gennario $400,000 after he signed a retirement settlement, according to documents obtained by the Herald.

125 years ago, Rockville Centre was reborn

The South Side Observer ran an editorial on July 14, 1893, opining that town government was no longer sufficient for the “rapidly growing” village of Rockville Centre and that residents should vote for its incorporation.

On and off the field, Crystal Dunn turning heads

“Everyone was playing soccer in Rockville Centre at the time, so I was like ‘My God, I want to play too,’” said Crystal Dunn, a former South Side High School soccer star that has gained …

Mahjongg fundraiser at B'nai Sholom-Beth David to benefit Bethany House

Congregation B'nai Sholom-Beth David — at 100 Hempstead Ave. — is hosting a Mah Jongg Game Night Fundraiser on Tuesday, July 24 from 7 to 10 p.m.