Hewlett High School celebrates its graduates

There were no staggered ceremony times, commencement was not held on the football field, and for the first time in three years Hewlett High School seniors became graduates at the Tilles Center on the LIU campus.

Saluting Lawrence’s class of 2022

Nearly two and half of their four years in high school, Lawrence’s class of 2022 attended school through the coronavirus pandemic that interrupted the usual scholastic rituals of in-person classroom learning, socializing at lunch, taking part in extra curricular activities and the inevitable senioritis.

Hochul banks on finding jobs across New York state

There are more than 15,000 jobs — a record amount — posted on the state labor department’s seasonal job bank in a variety of industries from amusement parks to farms and restaurants and summer camps across every region.

Suozzi trounced by Hochul, loses Democratic primary

Hometown favorite Glen Cove’s Tom Suozzi lost by a wide margin in his bid to represent Democrats on the ballot for governor, receiving only 12.8 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s …

Five Towns village election results

In the villages of Atlantic Beach, Lawrence, Hewlett Harbor, Hewlett Bay Park, 15 candidates, five mayors, 11 trustees and two village justices ran unopposed for re-election, retained their board …


Longtime Woodmere resident Regina ‘Ginny’ Breslauer, 79

Known as “three peas in a pod” and “the triplets,” Kimberly Breslauer illustrated how close she, her younger sister Lindsay Breslauer and mother Regina “Ginny” Breslauer were.

Cedarhurst’s Mark Getman returns to figure skating

Two men stood near the boards on one side of the ice rink as a young girl skated and twirled past them and an adult woman skated on the far side. One man instructed the other on the finer points of skating as the other aimed to apply the instruction.

Hewlett Elementary welcomes summer

A DJ, two bouncy obstacle courses, science experiments by East Meadow-based Mad Science airbrush tattoos, ice popsicles, goodie bags and other games were all part of Hewlett Elementary …

West Hempstead man arraigned in Woodmere fatal

Arlin Aguilera, of West Hempstead, was arraigned June 23 on several charges including aggravated vehicular homicide from the two-vehicle crash on Dec. 11 of last year in Woodmere.