Bills to reform IDAs pass New York State Senate

The New York State Senate voted in June to pass two of State Sen. Todd Kaminsky’s bills designed to reform industrial development agencies.

Waldinger participates in Library Tour

The Henry Waldinger Memorial Library is joining a countywide effort to spice up the summer by inviting residents to participate in the 2019 Nassau Library Tour challenge. All but two of the …

‘We’re combating pollution’

Valley Stream residents band together to clean up Hendrickson Lake

When Patricia Russo saw a photograph on social media depicting a family of ducks swimming near a pile of garbage at the Arthur J. Hendrickson Lake on June 22, she knew she needed to help.

Valley Stream Lions host visually impaired luncheon

Thirty people, including Valley Stream Lions Club members, representatives from Catholic Charities and visually impaired residents, piled into Mia’s restaurant on June 22 for the Valley Stream Lions Club’s annual Visually Impaired Persons Luncheon.

Valley Stream Sea Rangers receive awards

Sea Rangers from Valley Stream showed off their drills and received awards at the group’s Awards Night on June 16 at the Wheeler Avenue School. There, the junior and senior drill teams marched …

The Week Ahead

July 11 - 18

Comedy Night at Sip This Come join in the laughs at Sip This, 64 Rockaway Ave, for this month’s Comedy Night on July 12 at 8 p.m. There is a $5 entry fee. For more information, call (516) …

Public hearings on proposed Valley Stream laws scheduled for Aug. 19

The Village of Valley Stream will be holding public hearings on six proposed local laws. The hearings are scheduled for the Aug. 19 Board of Trustees meeting at Village Hall. Of the proposed …