Victoria Sorrentino, who was known as Viki, was all about music. She was a vocal and piano coach for many years, helping local young people pursue music-oriented careers. At the Parish of St. …
Isabelle Sivin, a sophomore at John F. Kennedy High School, will travel to Israel next summer as a member of the U.S. women’s u16 soccer team to compete at the 2022 Maccabi Games. The …
Last year, the hamlet was amiss with the absence of the annual Fall Festival, typically offering a weekend of fun with rides, food and shopping. This weekend, those sights and smells will return in …
Two-time defending conference champion Mepham may have to let another girls’ volleyball team get a turn atop the final league standings.
The close friends who grew up together playing hockey at the Bellmore-Merrick Roller Hockey rink never grew far apart.
Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads faces a new challenger, Bellmore resident Jake Schuster, in the 19th District. The district includes Wantagh, Seaford, Bellmore, Merrick and Freeport.
The race for the Town of Hempstead 6th Councilmatic District pits Republican Dennis Dunne Sr., of Levittown, against Democrat Matthew Galante, who is making his first foray into politics.
Bellmore’s and Merrick’s libraries will once again take part in the Great Give Back, a community event celebrating public service.
Wellington C. Mepham senior Helena Fu, 17, was recently named a semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Students — based on their Preliminary SAT scores — are selected to …
A local 96-year-old recently triumphantly conquered Covid-19.
A Bellmore family is raising awareness of their 6-year-old son’s rare genetic disorder — it’s so rare, his mother said, that her son is the first to receive the diagnosis in New …
Hispanics are Nassau County’s fastest-growing ethnic population, County Executive Laura Curran noted in mid-September, the start of Hispanic Heritage Month . . .
Although I was raised in the United States as a Hispanic immigrant, born to immigrant parents, I have long been blasé about Hispanic Heritage Month.
Have you noticed that the seams don’t meet the right way and the doorjamb is wobbly? Our house is unstable. The beams of this great edifice called America are slightly off plumb in a number of disturbing ways.
October is a unique month. It’s the time for apple picking, watching the trees change color and, if the weather permits, taking long car trips to interesting places. It’s also the time for candidates for public office . . .
A friend was lamenting the anti-vaccine movement and those who advocate their freedom from mandates, government or otherwise, to become vaccinated against Covid-19.