Rockville Centre schools pay $88,000 to retrieve data

The Rockville Centre School District has paid $88,000 to restore data that was lost in a July 25 ransomware attack, officials said.

The ATM revolution started 50 years ago in Rockville Centre

Fifty years ago, on Sept. 2, 1969, history was made when the first ATM in the U.S. dispensed cash from Chemical Bank, now Chase Bank, on North Village Avenue.

BBQ held for RVC first responders

Local law enforcement officials and emergency rescue workers had a chance to unwind and enjoy the summer weather while socializing and enjoying a meal.

New York prohibits guns for teachers, Rockville Centre Board of Education talks school safety

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that bans the arming of teachers in New York State on July 31 in an effort to protect students and teachers by keeping guns out of the classroom.

New roof for Rockville Centre Library

Visitors of the Rockville Centre Public Library should notice significant improvements and have an enhanced experience while using the library.

Name the Emu birds at the Center for Science Teaching and Learning in Rockville Centre

The Center for Science, Teaching and Learning in Rockville Centre is holding a naming contest for two young emu birds, which are part of its recently opened exhibit, “Dinosaurs! And People’s United Bank Animal Adventure.”

Two RVC residents recall Woodstock

Fifty years ago on Aug. 15, an estimated 400,000 young people flocked to the fields of a dairy farm in Bethel, N.Y. Most had no idea they were making history just by watching their favorite bands at the Woodstock Music Festival that weekend.