If they’re OK, we’re OKAY

It’s 5,713 miles from New York to Israel, and while jet travel might offer the illusion of proximity, and technologies like FaceTime and Skype can foster intimate connections, for a mother or …

Lawrence makes early statement

It didn’t take long for Lawrence, a team with a regular-season record of 47-12-10 dating back to 2012, to become part of the conversation of leading contenders for the Nassau Class A boys’ soccer championship.

Take your parent to PE Week at the No. 2 School in Inwood

In an effort to promote physical activity and battle inactivity and the growing problem of childhood obesity, the Lawrence Primary School at the Number Two School is taking part in the second annual …

HAFTR Highlights

Welcoming new staff, transitioning from summer

Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway High School students and teachers returned on Sept. 5, after a well-earned summer vacation. The high school has experienced several changes in important …

Five Towns National Merit semifinalists named

Stella K. Abraham, Davis Renov Stahler, Hewlett, Lawrence and Rambam Mesivta high schools have students named as 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists. Aliza Mandelbaum, a senior …

Remembering those who died on 9/11

The Village of Cedarhurst hosted its annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony, albeit inside Village Hall because of rain, but the Tuesday, Sept. 11 event, 17 years to the day of the terrorist attacks was no …

Take part in Special Needs Golf Day

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC is sponsoring a Special Needs Golf Day on Sunday, Oct. 7 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Woodmere Club, 99 Meadow Drive, Woodmere. At noon is the welcome and registration, …

Founding Lawrence Men’s Tennis Club member honored

To close out another successful tennis season — for the second consecutive year, the Senior League (over 60) team representing men’s tennis at the Lawrence Yacht & Country Club …

Running for Community Chest South Shore in Atlantic Beach

Community Chest South Shore hosted its annual 5K Run and Family Walk in Atlantic Beach on Sept. 2. There were 171 runners and several people that strolled along, and even a few with their dogs.Pablo …

Hewlett-Woodmere Alumni Association is now taking nominations

The constituted and revitalized Hewlett-Woodmere Alumni Association is continuing the organization’s annual tradition of inducting new members into the Hall of Fame in recognition of the …

Pediatric urgent care opens in Hewlett shopping center

Along with getting coffee, pizza and ice cream in the Peninsula Shopping Center at the intersection of Peninsula Boulevard and Mill Road in Hewlett, parents can now take their children to the newly …