Wilson student wins Super Bowl contest

Eight-year-old Jack Briody, a third-grader at Wilson Elementary School, loves football. He plays the sport, watches the games on television and collects trading cards. One day last year, he came across a contest notice to become a kid reporter at the Super Bowl, and decided to enter, never thinking he would win.

New cancer center opens at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre

Catholic Health Services has opened its fourth CHS Cancer Institute on Long Island at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre.

Northwell opens mental health center for teens in Rockville Centre

Losing a friend is never easy. And when the death is self-inflicted by a young, popular person, it is incomprehensible for the loved ones left behind. When South Side High School junior Madison Gamberg lost her best friend last year, she was shocked.

Funds piling up for Mr. B’s Playground at Rockville Centre Rec Center

As more funds come in for an inclusive playground at the John A. Anderson Recreation Center, Mr. B’s Playground draws closer to a groundbreaking date. However, ground will not be broken until the village receives confirmation of a $500,000 grant from New York State, according to village spokeswoman Julie Scully.

Survey reveals abundance of historic homes in Rockville Centre

There are seven possible historic districts north of Lake-view Avenue in the Village of Rockville Centre, encompassing more than 870 historic structures. That’s according to Nancy Solomon, an architectural historian and folklorist who recently completed a cultural reconnaissance of the area.