Valley Stream firefighters to get cancer coverage

All 250 of Valley Stream’s firefighters will be eligible for cancer coverage when New York States Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Law goes into effect on Jan. 1.

Christmas trees for sale in Valley Stream

Get them while they last, the Valley Stream Fire Department Engine Company No. 2 is holding a Christmas tree fundraiser sale this holiday season, with the proceeds to benefit the company members’ …

Santa Paws raises money

Four-legged family members can get into the Christmas spirit at Paw it Forward Pet Pantry and Rescue Dogs Rock NYC’s inaugural Santa Paws fundraiser on Dec. 15.

PSEG L.I. Peninsula reconstruction to last through January

Work has commenced to replace a high-voltage electrical tower on Peninsula Boulevard that had been hit by a car in 2017, and which had been propped up with wooden utility poles afterward. The …

Village to pay $25k lien on courthouse plot

The Valley Stream village board of trustees agreed at October’s village board meeting to pay $25,000 in back taxes on the newly renovated Rockaway Avenue courthouse that the village was reportedly …

The Week Ahead

Nov. 22 - 29

Play Wii games Children can play various Wii games, such as “Just Dance Kidz 2” at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library on Nov. 24. The video game time for children in kindergarten through second-grade is from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and the video game time for children in grades 3 - 6 is from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is required.