V.S. resident tackles bullying in her first children’s book

“I’m an imaginative and creative person,” Valley Streamer Jennifer Brome said. “Writing just pours out of me … It’s like Utopia for me. It’s what I’m …

Village art students show off their work

Students of the village’s acrylic-on-canvas painting class once again had the chance to show off their works at a gallery reception on Jan. 10 at the Hendrickson Park Community Center. The …

SNL stage manager to teach acting classes through village

Longtime Valley Streamer and Saturday Night Live Stage Manager Gena (pronounced Jenna) Rositano will be teaching a ten-week introductory acting class at the Firemen’s Field Clubhouse for anyone …

Candlelight evenings return at Pagan-Fletcher

Candlelight evenings returned to the Pagan-Fletcher Restoration on Dec. 29, as visitors came for tours of the historic building, which features artifacts from the past two centuries. The event …

Push for Diwali on school calendar continues

“You need a sharp mind, a clear focus and the right amount of energy to focus on God,” said 18-year-old Valley Stream South High School alumna, Abby Devi Arjune. “Not having the …

The Week Ahead

Jan. 16 - 22

MLK Jr. Day interfaith service The Valley Stream Religious Council is sponsoring its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Interfaith Service on Sunday, Jan. 19 at 3:00 p.m. at the Baha’i …

Have patience on recycling

To the Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Valley Stream residents for their patience and good will as the village transitions to a better, more efficient and cost saving …

On recycling, calm down. It’s complicated

Residents made quite a fuss this past week over rollout of Valley Stream’s new dual-stream recycling program, which alternates recycling weeks between paper products and glass, plastic and …