Celebrating the Lazy Days of Summer

July 8 turned out to be a perfect day to celebrate the season. Families from Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown flocked to East Village Green Park for the 20th annual Lazy Days of Summer festival. The …

A family festival for all at St. William the Abbot Church

It was hard to miss the smell of popcorn, fried Oreos and zeppoles wafting up and down Jackson Avenue last week.  The St. William the Abbot Roman Catholic Church Family Festival was held from …

Long Islanders protest health care bill in Washington

Anita Faulding hunched her shoulders as the sky turned gray above Washington, D.C. on the afternoon of June 27. The 67-year-old Baldwinite let the rain soak into the back of her bright-pink Planned …

Seaford remembers 9/11 at Patriot Award Dinner

The Seaford community gathered on June 26 for the 15th annual Patriot Award Dinner, held at the Woodbury Country Club.  Five graduating Seaford High School seniors received scholarship awards …

Neighbors

Wantagh-Seaford Girl Scouts honored

More than 120 local children and teens were honored at the Wantagh Seaford Girl Scout Association awards ceremony on June 25.  The ceremony was held at St. Frances de Chantal Church to honor …

And the beat goes on

An ensemble of 55 musicians performed Broadway tunes and orchestra pieces at the Seaford Community Jazz Band spring concert at the high school on May 13 in honor of Joseph Manso — the former …

Meet MacArthur’s top two

When MacArthur High School seniors Casey Butcher and James May were called to Principal Joseph Sheehan’s office in February, they had no idea why. They recalled waiting for Sheehan, slightly …

Always running

Kelly Perno-Grosser, a 36-year-old Seaford resident, does a lot of running around: taking her two daughters — Bridget, 7, and Charlotte, 4 — to and from school, going to work and shopping. But in her precious free time, she said she actually runs — just for herself.

School News

MacArthur students take the next step

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