The Valley Stream Central High School District announced on March 20 that schools in the district will be closed for the following day, when more than a foot of the snow is expected to fall throughout Long Island.
A North High School student was arrested for threatening to shoot students and staff at the school on Feb. 16. On March 1, schools in Valley Stream learned of a threat from Queens that was circulating on Snapchat. Four days later, a student at South High School posted a sticky note threatening harm to students and staff at the school.
During Hurricane Sandy, Hook Creek overflowed, flooding the backyards of many homes in the Mill Brook section of Valley Stream. Five years have passed, but the problem has persisted in the area during storms.
Following the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., on Feb. 14, in which 14 students and three teachers died, Valley Stream parents are expressing concern about school safety, and administrators are …
The Village of Valley Stream Board of Trustees is set to vote on whether to set May 21 as the date for a public hearing on the proposed townhouses at 1 Wallace Court on March 19 at 7 p.m. “In …
About 200 family members and friends gathered at the Holy Name of Mary School on March 3 to watch as 55 members of Cub Scout Pack 367 moved up in rank. and five boys became Boy Scouts.
More than 100 parents and many of their children flooded into the Shaw Avenue School on March 5, to learn about the special services District 30 provides to its students, and to learn as well how parents could help their students at home as part of the district’s third annual Taste of Service parent fair.
Two sixth-graders learned how the Village of Valley Stream functions on Feb. 21, when Mayor Edwin Fare relinquished his authority to the students as part of the seventh annual Mayor For a Day.
Leonard Lehman is one of those people who, in the space of a single lifetime, connect many of the different worlds of 20th-century music. He knew and worked with such figures as Leonard Bernstein and Nadia Boulanger. And although he is an American, he spent much of his early career in Europe, living mostly in the German cities of Berlin, Bremerhaven and Heidelberg.
About 40 Valley Streamers listened to the stories of Abraham Lincoln and General Lafayette from members of the Valley Stream Historical Society who were dressed up as the historical figures at the Pagan-Fletcher Restoration on Feb. 18.
The Week Ahead
Mystery bag challenge Teenagers in sixth- through 12-grade can create their own projects at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library on March 16, at 6 p.m. Each teenager will receive a bag containing …