Root & Sprig opens at Mercy

Catholic Health celebrated the opening of its third Root & Sprig location at Mercy Hospital in Rockville Centre.

Photos: St. Agnes Bazaar returns to RVC for a third year

Take a look at some of the photos from the 2024 St. Agnes Parish Bazaar in Rockville Centre.

Rockville Centre police participate in Special Olympic Torch Run

Rockville Centre Police participate in Special Olympics torch run in preparation for the 2025 games.

‘Clap Out’ reunites former Wilson students

Francis F. Wilson Elementary School students and faculty welcomed back former students, during its sixth annual Clap Out event on June 12.

Rockville Centre celebrates Pride

Rockville Centre celebrates LGBTQ+ Pride Month with its second annual Pride Caravan. …

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Fighting antisemitism and hate needs to start early

As a former Board of Education member and president in the Long Beach school district who has worked to provide a safe and more inclusive environment for our students, I am gravely concerned about the unprecedented escalation of antisemitism on our college campuses that many young Jewish people in our community will be facing in just a couple of months.

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A holiday that we should never take for granted

July Fourth is a holiday that truly deserves to be celebrated by all Americans. The bottom line is that July 4, 1776 began the daring experiment that led to the formation of the greatest nation in the history of the world, which has produced more opportunity and more freedoms for more types of people than ever thought imaginable.

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Our future should include transit-oriented development

How regressive, then, that many of today’s Nassau County elected leaders are failing to consider how their decisions will affect even the next couple of generations.

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I’m running to fight for women’s freedoms

Since Roe was overturned, legislators and governors in more than a dozen states have imposed harsh restrictions and outright bans on abortion. The repercussions have been devastating.

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We must secure our borders, reform immigration now

The Senate's promising bipartisan border deal was dismissed as "disastrous."

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Finding our side of paradise

As a member of Gen Z, I know as well as anyone how the world views people my age.