Brian Curran falls to Judy Griffin in 21st Assembly District

Democrat Judy Griffin defeated incumbent Brian Curran in the 21st Assembly District in Tuesday’s election. Griffin, a Rockville Centre community activist and a former director of community outreach …

Schools

West Hempstead schools take part in Red Ribbon Week

Staff and students throughout the West Hempstead Union Free School District participated in several activities and lessons to honor Red Ribbon Week, which was observed from Oct. 22 to 26. Students …

West Hempstead native shares story of serving others

Olinda’s Café owner Roberto Ramirez had a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Long Island Breakfast Club on Wednesday to celebrate his first six months of business in West Hempstead. The café, …

Schools

Cornwell Avenue School students learn about anti-bullying

Students and staff members at Cornwell Avenue School in the West Hempstead Union Free School District dressed in blue on Oct. 12 as part of a lesson in recognizing National Bullying Prevention Month. …

Neighbors in the News

West Hempstead's Shevi Cohen among honorees at AMIT’s Greater Long Island Gala

Shevi Cohen, of West Hempstead, from the Shoshana chapter, was among the seven women that were recognized for their service to AMIT at the greater Long Island Gala at the Sephardic Temple in …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead

Malverne’s annual Thanksgiving service Residents are invited to take part in Malverne’s annual Thanksgiving service at The Bridge Church on Sunday, Nov. 18, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The annual …