Village thanks the brains behind its classic car show

If you ever wondered how Valley Stream’s summer classic car show got its start, look no further than Dennis Verriello. After the Village of Lynbrook announced that it would no longer be holding …

Runs for Ronnie hosts annual fundraiser

Runs for Ronnie hosted its annual fundraiser to help raise money for cancer research at R.J. Daniel’s in Rockville Centre over the weekend. 


Mainstays of the community host fundraisers

T wo service-based, mission-driven organizations, the Valley Stream Lions Club and the Valley Stream Presbyterian Church, held their annual fundraising events this month in the Hendrickson Pool …


“The Friendly Schools” welcomes two new teachers

Two new teachers to the Valley Stream District 30 School District took center stage during the district’s regular board of education meeting on Sept. 20. Director of Human Resources Marcela …


Valley Stream 24 gets creative on Dot Day

It all started three years ago in an Iowan classroom when teacher Terry Shay shared The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds, the story of a teacher who helps a doubting student to unleash her latent artistic …

Randi Kreiss

Don’t we all live in the cone of uncertainty?

I was floating in the Gulf of Mexico, in a good way, two weeks ago. We have a place there . . .


A 54-year-old movie’s warning to Putin

Remember “Planet of the Apes”?


You have just two minutes to escape a fire

This Sunday is the beginning of National Fire Prevention Week, a century-old public health observance created by the National Fire Protection Association . . .

Jerry Kremer

One kind of identity politics is no longer a winner

There are all kinds of people who seek public office. Some are former government officials hoping to work their way up the political ladder. Others . . .

Valley Stream South contending for top spot

Though an outlier bookended by .500 seasons, Valley Stream South’s 2021 spring breakout changed the DNA of the Falcons girls’ volleyball team VSS went 12-0 that season to take the Nassau …