Central High School District Board of Ed: ‘We will try to work with you’

Two Central High School District trustees surprised audience members at the district’s June 11 meeting, when they made motions to help fix North High School’s alleged crowding issue. First, …

Valley Stream South senior asks schools to add Diwali to their calendars

For the past two years, Devi Arjune has been petitioning the Valley Stream Central High School District Board of Education to add Diwali to the school calendar — she has collected more than 2,000 online and 60 print signatures for her petition, and has garnered support from Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages and State Sen. Todd Kaminsky. On June 13, she continued her efforts by speaking to members of all four Valley Stream Boards of Education.

Grace Methodist Nursery School director to retire after 23 years

For Valley Streamer Diane Panzarino, it’s all about the children. Throughout her 44-year career in education, working in both public and private schools, she said, their energy and ingenuity …

Horticulturist gives Valley Stream pool its green look

Upon walking into the pool area at Arthur J. Hendrickson Park, there is a luscious decor of plants and trees that line the recreational space, bringing life to its otherwise Spartan concrete sprawl. …

Vision L.I. honors Valley Stream developer, village

Vision Long Island, an economic development advocacy agency, awarded the Village of Valley Stream and the New York City-based developer Kay Development Group its 2019 Smart Growth Award for mixed use …

The Week Ahead

June 20 - 27

Great American Paper Airplane Contest Come test your paper airplane-making ability at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library on June 22 at 11 a.m. The event is open to children in second grade or …

Hendrickson Park pool opens for 2019 summer season

The Valley Stream Pool opened its gates this Saturday for the 2019 summer season. The pool, located at the Arthur J. Hendrickson Park, has been a staple of the village for nearly 60 …