The results are in for the village elections in the Five Towns.
A Hewlett man was arrested for allegedly exposing himself, while in his car, to seven women in four separate incidents stretching from July of last year to May 31, Nassau County Fifth Squad detectives said.
New York American Water said $970,000 will be spent to install a new water main along Hewlett Parkway, Westervelt Place and Wheatley Street in Hewlett, through a project that began on June 12 and is expected to take roughly six weeks to complete.
With nearly $370,000 spent to draft a rezoning plan less than four months after it was proposed, the Hempstead Town Board voted 7-0 to approve Councilman Bruce Blakeman’s Transit Oriented Development District on May 7.
While many of the men and women who are considered part of “the Greatest Generation,” who grew up during the Great Depression and lived through or fought in World War II, are well into their 90s and dying at a rapid rate, a group of Holocaust survivors who are part of the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC has grown to more than 350 people in recent years.
It was a perfect day for an event outside as Hewlett High School hosted the seventh annual Friendship Games that included special-needs students from Hewlett High, Woodmere Middle School, East Rockaway, Floral Park, Lawrence, Lynbrook and Valley Stream high schools, and Freeport High School and middle school.
The Brandeis School in Lawrence had its students all in with three diverse activities.
To show students what could happen when driving distracted or under the influence of alcohol or drugs, Lawrence High School and the Five Towns Community Center joined forces to display a wrecked car at the school’s Cedarhurst campus.
As the school year comes to a close, it is Lawrence Woodmere Academy tradition to celebrate the achievements and success of the students, and most importantly, the graduating class of 2019.
A four-course dinner and ample bottles of New York vino helped the Kiwanis Club of the Five Towns celebrate its 75th year at the charitable organization’s annual wine night at Temple Avodah in Oceanside on May 16.
The Five Towns Community Center is celebrating its 112th anniversary with a gala dinner on Saturday, June 22, beginning at 6:30 p.m. There will be food, music and entertainment.
Hewlett High School senior Brianna Kovit received a special commendation from the College Board for her paper in Advanced Placement Research that she completed last year.
Town of Hempstead Councilman Bruce Blakeman visited the Levi Yitzchak Library and Family Center at 564 Central Ave. in Cedarhurst on May 14.
Hibernians from across Nassau County gathered at Mineola’s Irish-American Center to conduct the business of the county Ancient Order of Hibernians and elect and install new officers for fresh two-year terms at the group’s 37th biennial convention on June 2.
The Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department and the O’Rourke family presented the annual Kevin O’Rourke scholarships to nine students on May 26.
What Nassau County officials are calling a “partial repair” of portions of West Broadway in Cedarhurst and Woodmere is scheduled to get under way on June 17, and is anticipated to be a four-day project, according to Village of Cedarhurst officials.
Saying that her office was flooded with telephone calls from residents concerned about brown and discolored water, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen said that she is forming a new community task force.