Federal government to investigate New York American Water

The federal Government Accountability Office will investigate how New York American Water uses federal funds, as requested by U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer in August. Specifically, investigators will …

Aliyah Program could start at Brandeis School in Lawrence

The Brandeis School in Lawrence, is looking to offer a new program for middle school students who may be having difficulty adjusting to the changes that accompany the next step in their educations. …

Inwood native honored by the Columbia Police Association

A former Nassau County police detective who runs a family-owned business in Inwood started by his father and has two sons who are police officers was named the Columbia Police Association Business …

Obituary

Jesse Margolin, 89

Successful lawyer, philanthropist and devoted family man Jesse Margolin died from complications of leukemia on Nov. 11. He was 89.Born on Nov. 19, 1928, Margolin lived in Hewlett as a teenager and …

LWA Antics

Thanksgiving, a time to be grateful for …

As Thanksgiving approached, Lawrence Woodmere Academy students took the time to reflect on what they are grateful for. With our family-like community, it is important for us all to appreciate and …

Midreshet Shalhevet High School goes to advocacy summit in Washington

Midreshet Shalhevet High School juniors Simmy Shafiro and Staci Steinfeld attended the American Israel Public Affairs Committee High School Summit in Washington, D.C. during the first week of …

Hewlett senior wins national title

Alan Temiryaev, a senior at Hewlett High, won his second junior national title at the North American Cup in Kansas City, Mo., from Nov. 9 to 12. The victory buoys the New York Fencing Academy …

Hewlett resident Jillian Feuerstein goes ‘Into the Woods’ at New Paltz

SUNY New Paltz student Jillian Feuerstein, of Hewlett, was part of the cast and crew for the school’s Department of Theatre production of “Into the Woods” that performed shows Nov. 8 to 11 and …

Hewlett man arrest for burglaries in Valley Stream and East Garden City

On Sept. 19, Oct. 14 and Nov. 11, Hewlett resident Robert Ardoin is alleged have robbed an unspecified amount of money and assorted merchandise from nine stores in East Garden City and Valley Stream, Nassau County police said.

Celebrating the Hewlett-Woodmere soccer players

Roughly 125 people, many of who were the boys and girls who made up the soccer teams at Woodmere Middle School and Hewlett High School and their coaches celebrated at the Hewlett Soccer Parents …

RWU recognized at LI Nets game

Cedarhurst residents Syd and Diane Mandelbaum, who run the nonprofit think tank Rock and Wrap It Up!, were honored at the Long Island Nets vs. Westchester Knicks G-League game on Nov. 3, at the …

Davis Renov Stahler students rock the tisch in West Hempstead

The West Hempstead home of Mordechai Strauss, a Davis Renov Stahler Yeshiva for Boys High School sophomore, hosted the Woodmere school’s annual tisch, a gathering that includes discussion on Torah …

Hofstra shoots for NCAA berth

A packed Mack Sports Complex with new state-of-the-art video boards greeted the Hofstra men’s basketball team for its home opener on Nov. 9.