West Hempstead native shares cross-country wheelchair journey in film

Five years ago, West Hempstead native Suheil Aghabi completed a 3,100-mile, 100-day cross-country trip in his wheelchair, which was documented by a film crew. The resulting project, “Roll With Me: A …

West Hempstead residents team up for networking breakfast

The Long Island Breakfast Club, in collaboration with Blue Ocean Wealth Solutions, wants its inaugural Friendsgiving Networking Breakfast, on Dec. 5 at Blue Ocean’s headquarters in East Hills, to …

Malverne, West Hempstead residents to hold Dress Down for California

Malvernite Lori Lang has rallied schools in Malverne, West Hempstead, Valley Stream and New Hyde Park to take part in a fundraiser to support people affected by the California wildfire. Lang, who is …

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West Hempstead High School Key Club feeds local families

For the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, the West Hempstead High School Key Club accepted donations of turkeys and other food items and gift cards as part of its annual Thanksgiving food drive to …

West Hempstead resident among honorees for special needs awards

Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities recently held its 33rd annual Employment Recognition Breakfast at The Heritage in Bethpage, where several people with disabilities, as …

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

Jewelry-making workshopLearn to make jewelry from scratch at the Lakeview Public Library on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 2 to 4 p.m. Instructor Donna Irvine will lead residents in this fun and valuable …