Schools

Malverne High School celebrates the class of 2019

Malverne High School’s class of 2019 gathered at the Colbert J. Britt Jr. Memorial Field for one last time as high school students before moving on to the next chapter of their lives, on June …

Herald, RichnerLive teaming up to host Senior Expo in August

Herald Community Newspapers and RichnerLive will host a summer Senior Health & Beyond Expo on Thursday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Merrick Jewish Centre. This free event is dedicated …

Malverne Community Theatre awarded at Long Island Community Theatre Awards

In 2011, a community theatre in the Village of Malverne mainly existed within the mind of David Coonan. Coonan and his company, the Malverne Community Theatre, walked away with a first-place trophy …

Neighbors

Food Truck Rodeo for all ages in Malverne

Both children and adults enjoyed a fun-filled evening at Crossroads Farm at Grossman’s in Malverne for its annual Food Truck Rodeo on June 21. As part of the farm’s Barnyard Event Series, …

Malverne Jewish Center to host discussion on New York's ban on plastic bags

Under an agreement reached as part of the state budget passed by lawmakers earlier this year, plastic bags will be banned in all New York retail stores starting next March. With the agreement, New …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead

Risky Business Malverne’s annual summer entertainment series is set to return on Friday, July 12, at 8 p.m. This year’s summer entertainment series will kick off with the sounds of Motown, …

Op-Ed

Be alert to elder abuse

Every June 15 we commemorate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. It is important that we speak openly about elder abuse, because it is a hidden crime that most Americans are reluctant to talk about or even acknowledge.

Randi Kreiss

Quality of mercy deleted from curriculum

There are real benefits to holding the collective memory of a community in one’s head. To that point, I recall that more than 25 years ago, a college admissions scandal rocked a nearby high school.