Central student donates shoes for a cause

When Central High School senior Jonathan Prashad participated in the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk at Jones Beach in October, a box labeled “Soles4Souls” caught his eye, he …

L.I. Muslim community, officials condemn hate in the wake of New Zealand massacre

Members of the Long Island Muslim community gathered with elected officials, police and other faith leaders on March 15 at the Islamic Center of Long Island in Westbury to condemn Islamophobia after …

NYAW working to address brown water in Valley Stream

Rosemary McGuiness Sibilla said she has nightmares about the long-term effects of the “rusty, brown and chlorine-scented water” that comes out of the pipes in her Valley Stream home. Lorrie Sand said her dishwasher racks have been rusted out from the corrosive water, and Ann Massa–Garofalo said the water stained her sinks, toilet bowl and clothes.

Buckley’s owner honored for 50 years in business in V.S.

Since 1969, Buckley’s Restaurant & Pub has sat on South Franklin Avenue, its sign serving as a green and white beacon for those coming home on the Long Island Rail Road or just passing by. And …

‘We lost everything’

Community aids Valley Stream family in need

When Qumyka Howell pulled up to her North Valley Stream home on Feb. 25, she saw flames shooting out of the basement.

The Week Ahead

March 14 - 23

Supermarket Bingo Valley Stream North High School at 750 Herman Ave. is hosting a supermarket bingo scholarship fundraiser on March 15. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $12 at the door, …