Experts: Long Island's drinking water is polluted

Dr. Sarah Meyland, the director of the New York Institute of Technology’s Center for Water Resources Management, appeared before Friends of the Bay in Oyster Bay on Sept. 26. Meyland told the small …

Extending a helping hand from Atlantic Beach to the Bahamas

After Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Bahamas, Atlantic Beach resident Teddy Candella was determined to help, and enlisted family, friends and the New York Beach Club to assist.

David O'Keeffe brings his soccer ‘religion’ to LWA

A new era is underway for the Lawrence Woodmere Academy Tigers varsity soccer team as Ireland native David O’Keeffe brings his love of the game to the Woodmere school, while also serving as a health teacher.

Strong first half for Lawrence

Lawrence capped the first half of the Nassau B3 boys’ volleyball schedule Sept. 26 with a four-set victory over Valley Stream North, giving the Golden Tornadoes a 7-1 mark at the midway point.

Homeless man charged in alleged East Atlantic Beach rape

A homeless man was arrested and charged in what police describe as a “violent rape” that occurred in an Oswego Avenue home in East Atlantic Beach at 8 p.m. on Oct. 1.

Queens-based Rivlab Transportation Corp. stops running

On Sept. 1, Queens-based Rivlab Transportation Corp. was advertising for bus drivers for the current school year on Facebook. On Nov. 1, the 39-year-old company will cease to exist.

Car seat safety check to be hosted in North Woodmere Park

The Nassau County Traffic Safety Board in coordination with State Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R-Atlantic Beach) will host a car seat safety check on Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Along Broadway in Hewlett and Woodmere with Arts Below Sunrise

Artists, dancers, crafts, custom cars, demonstrations, a doggie costume contest, an egg drop contest, food, live music, robots and vendors dotted Broadway...

Hewlett High attends Adelphi’s Day with the Arts

Hewlett High School students will be among the 17 Nassau County high schools attending the annual Day with the Arts Adelphi University’s performing arts center in Garden City on Oct. 11.

Girls Talent Tour performance in Far Rockaway is a hit

Based on reviews from audience members and the show’s director and producer, the Girls’ Talent Tour performance at the Torah Academy for Girls in Far Rockaway on Sept. 22 was a smashing success.

Vote for Lawrence’s Dave Manara to win the Heart of Gold Award

Lawrence High School senior and Golden Tornado football player Dave Manara was nominated for the USA Football’s Heart of Gold Award presented by the Hospital for Special Surgery and the New York Giants.

Sports, spirit, spooks and here comes Homecoming at Lawrence High

The recent cooler temperatures and falling leaves indicate that fall has finally descended on the Five Towns, and the students and faculty of Lawrence High School are welcoming it with open arms.

Woodmere resident David Brendan Weeks appears on 'New Amsterdam'

Woodmere resident David Brendan Weeks was in the second season premiere show of NBC’s “New Amsterdam” playing a hospital orderly.

State Attorney General Letitia James visits the Gural JCC SHOP in Cedarhurst

New York State Attorney General Letitia James visited the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC SHOP at 591 Malvin Mall in the Maple Plaza off Central Avenue in Cedarhurst on Sept. 26.

Lawrence native Avi Berkowitz moves up in White House

A chance meeting with Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, on a basketball court at an Arizona hotel during Passover set Lawrence native Avrahm “Avi” Berkowitz on a path to postpone his law career and go to work in the White House.

Inwood resident Ava Ali attends Buffalo State College

Ava Ali, from Inwood, is part of a freshman class of more than 1,500 students at Buffalo State College.