Joan Waldman has officially cut ties with the Rockville Centre School District. The former principal of Floyd B. Watson Elementary School submitted her resignation for retirement purposes this week, after five months on administrative leave. Waldman was suddenly relieved of her duties in September for undisclosed reasons, and a contractual settlement was reached earlier this month.
Retailers in Rockville Centre are preparing for a plastic bag ban that goes into effect statewide on Sunday.
Due to construction and signal work, Long Island Rail Road trains will be replaced by buses between Babylon and Rockville Centre this weekend, according to MTA officials.
A longtime fixture in Rockville Centre served its customers for the last time last week. Davis Ethical Pharmacy, at 124 N. Long Beach Road, closed on Friday after more than 80 years in business.
Dana Simone Glick, of Rockville Centre, is planting her feet on solid ground to launch a singing career.
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A new grant, awarded to the Rockville Centre Coalition for Youth, will help the group promote alternatives to opioid use.
A Queens Village man was arrested Wednesday in connection with three instances of burglary at St. Agnes Cathedral, two in August 2019 and one in January.
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.
Suicide is a difficult topic to discuss, but for the O’Shea family, talking about it is the best way to heal, and to help others. For nearly a year, the Ryan Patrick O’Shea Foundation, based in Rockville Centre, has been raising awareness of this growing problem, and was recognized by the State Legislature in Albany last month for its efforts to promote suicide prevention. On Jan. 14, the Legislature adopted a resolution commending the foundation for its focus on mental health awareness and reducing self-destructive behavior though support and education.