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District 24 school board candidates hold online forum

The four trustee candidates vying for an open seat this year on the Valley Stream Elementary School District 24 Board of Education discussed their stances on a variety of issues in a remote video …

South teachers say goodbye to seniors

Smiling faces and cheering could be seen and heard outside of South High School in Valley Stream on May 26 as dozens of its teachers, dressed in the school’s color red, stood in front of the …

A second round against a lethal enemy

Valley Streamer recounts battle with Covid-19

Editor’s note: Bernard Robinson, is a regional director for Northwell Health’s Center For Emergency Medical Services, and a Valley Stream resident. He oversees the daily operations of one …

‘We’re still open’

Grace Methodist Nursery School continues its mission amid coronavirus shutdown

For nearly half a century the Grace Methodist Nursery School has served thousands of pre-schoolers and their parents from Valley Stream and the surrounding communities. In an average year, …

Remote offerings continue at the Henry Waldinger library

Since March 20, the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library has been shuttered following an executive order by Gov. Andrew Cuomo as he ordered all indoor public gathering places closed in a bid to slow the …

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Six vie in Valley Stream District 13 school board race

Ten candidates are running in contested board of education trustee races this year among Valley Stream’s three elementary school districts. In District 13, Anthony Bonelli, William Freda and …

Four compete in District 24 school board race

Ten candidates are running in contested board of education trustee races this year among Valley Stream’s three elementary school districts. In District 24 Cristina Arroyo, Anthony Cruz, Markus …