Emma Stone and Jonah Hill will film parts of an upcoming Netflix series called “Maniac,” in Valley Stream next week, according to village and production company officials.
After 10 years of training with Master Tony Byon, 15-year-old Valley Streamer Brandon Sealy will represent the United States at the Junior Pan American Taekwondo Championships, in Costa Rica from Aug. 28-31.
Masjid Hamza, in Valley Stream, along with hundreds of mosques across the country, will open its doors to the community this weekend in an effort to break social barriers and have an honest discussion about Islam.
In an effort to preserve trees in the village, Valley Stream officials are in the early stages of discussing a new code — based on a similar one in the Village of Malverne — that would prohibit residents from cutting down trees on their property without a permit.
Marcelo Barrera rarely shoots people. The Ecuadorean-born, self-taught photographer prefers capturing emotional vistas and cityscapes in novel ways — a perspective-warping, head-on shot of the Flatiron Building in Lower Manhattan, for example, makes it look like a melted puddle of goo.
Nassau County police have arrested two men four weeks apart in connection with the murder of a 19-year-old Valley Stream man, whose body was discovered in March, according to a Tuesday night news release.
History Hidden in Plain Sight
“In 1876, Mr. Reisert and I rented land in Valley Stream. Much of it was swamp, but we cleared it and grew spinach, lettuce, celery, cabbage, peas, turnips, and potatoes. The swamp was so densely wooded that I have known men to get lost in it. We eventually bought the land, and now we have almost 300 acres,” wrote Anna Reisert in the April 1924 issue of “Farm and Fireside.”
Hundreds gathered at the Village Green on Aug. 9 for a doo-wop treat.
After a falling tree limb nearly struck a pedestrian on Rockaway Avenue, the Village of Valley Stream decided to cut down seven rotting ornamental pear trees at the end of May — and the remaining trees, which are also suffering a fungus called “pear rust,” will likely be cut down within one-to-four years, according to Deputy Highway Supervisor Chris Vela.
Fredy Orlando Zacaria-Agustin, 25, of Valley Stream, was arrested at his home on Aug. 4 at around 3:42 p.m., according to Nassau County police, in connection with a stabbing two days earlier that left a man with multiple wounds to his head, neck, arms and chest.
The Week Ahead
Dinner and magic show at Mia’s Mia’s of Valley Stream, located at 31 Rockaway Avenue, will host a dinner and magic show on Aug. 20 at 4 p.m. There, guests can see Steve Rodman Bill Krupskas’ …