Marching against hate in Mineola

Marching in weather that brought spring to mind more than winter, more than 2,000 people ranging from elected officials to religious leaders to people from across Long Island, walked a half-mile on County Seat Drive to the Theodore Roosevelt Legislative building on Franklin Avenue in Mineola to show support for the Jewish community and their opposition to hate.

Clarke impressing on the mat

The Clarke wrestling team has been ram-tough this season and has the hardware to prove it. After already collecting championships at the Sprig Gardner and Cove Cup tournaments, the Rams continued their mat mastery last weekend by taking the Dan Wickham Classic in upstate Unatego.

2020 Census discussed at Five Towns Democratic meeting

It is stand up and be counted time. April 1 is Census Day, and it is no joke that responding to the federal government’s questionnaire — no matter how you do it — is important, according to officials.

Jet soars to 1,000-point milestone

Danielle Hippner scored 1000 points in her varsity basketball career on the girl’s team at East Meadow High School. She celebrated the milestone on Jan. 17 with her friends and …

W.T. Clarke students advance in GeoBee

Students from W.T. Clarke Middle School in the East Meadow School District competed in National Geographic’s GeoBee on Jan. 13. Seventh grader Shelby Tell took first place in the school-wide …

Week Ahead

Kids & Teens Martial Arts Rebel Thaiboxing is offering a Kids & Teens Martial Arts class on Saturday, Jan. 25 at its location at 2343 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow. The coaching staff …

One sentence too many

Remember that parental warning, "If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all"? In our household, it has evolved into a different recommendation. Know when to stop talking before it …

A Look Back

Neighbors celebrate retiring postal worker

In a scene reminiscent of Leave it to Beaver or Father Knows Best, but adapted to 21st century society, the grateful denizens of East Meadow's Mail Route #30 sent off their longtime carrier into …