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It’s Judy Griffin vs. Patricia Canzoneri-Fitzpatrick for Assembly District 21

Former Malverne deputy mayor and village trustee Patricia Canzoneri-Fitzpatrick is challenging incumbent New York State Assemblywoman Judy Griffin for a seat representing the 21st Assembly District. …

Tournament raises $60,000 for brain cancer research

Two years ago, Fabiana and Nick Pellicani, of Rockville Centre, lost their 5-year-old daughter, Gabriella, to pediatric cancer. Since then, they have raised awareness of the disease and funding for research in her honor, amassing nearly $150,000 over the past two years.

Man arrested for Rockville Centre T.D. Bank robbery

A man has been arrested for robbing T.D. Bank on Merrick Road in Rockville Centre today, according to village police.

Diocese of Rockville Centre declares Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Diocese of Rockville Centre filed for bankruptcy Thursday due to the financial strain of payments to victims of sexual abuse under New York’s Child Victims Act. According to the diocese, it was left with no choice but to file for a Chapter 11 reorganization between the payouts and decreased revenue amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Maple Pointe dedicates rock garden to residents lost during the pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in devastating loss around the world, and Rockville Centre has been no exception. Nursing homes and assisted living facilities, which are tasked with taking care of an already vulnerable population, were particularly affected: Maple Pointe Assisted Living of Rockville Centre lost 37 people this year, and held a ceremony outdoors last month to dedicate a rock garden to those who died this year.

Randi Kreiss

As if it couldn’t have gotten worse, he was contagious

Millions of Americans seem to be manifesting what has been called “insane” behavior: They keep doing the same thing over and over again, expecting a different and better result. They keep flouting coronavirus regulations . . .


MTA will risk much if it cuts service and hikes fares

Pat Foye, chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, has said that service on the Long Island Rail Road and Metro North could be reduced by as much as 50 percent — and bus and subway service by 40 percent — in the coming months if . . .


Breast screening is still a must, despite pandemic

There is perhaps no disease that strikes greater fear in the hearts of women than breast cancer. It is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths, behind lung cancer, and . . .