Make A Resolution You Will Keep

Rahsheen Slaughter, “The Motivator,” of Locust Valley’s Meta Burn Fitness Studio

Rahsheen Slaughter, “The Motivator,” of Locust Valley’s Meta Burn Fitness Studio

If you’re like most Americans, you may have made a New Year’s resolution to lose weight and get in shape; and right about now, you may be wondering whether or not you will be able to stick to your new self-imposed diet restrictions and exercise routine for the next 11 and a half months. Luckily, local residents have several options for guidance, including the Meta Burn Fitness Studio in Locust Valley, which will be opening a second location at 68 West Main St. in Oyster Bay. [Read more…]

Judgeship For Doddato

FrankEast Hills resident Frank A. Doddato was recently appointed a judge in the Nassau County District Court by County Executive Ed Mangano. Doddato has been practicing law for over 40 years and brings to the position of wealth of experience in the field of criminal law.

Top Honors At Psychology Fair

From left: Tiffany Sun, Jessica Futoran, Nicolas Furci, David Jaslow and Nathan Yang.

From left: Tiffany Sun, Jessica Futoran, Nicolas Furci, David Jaslow and Nathan Yang.

Nicolas Furci and Nathan Yang are happy they spent some of their December break rehearsing their research presentation. The practice paid off earlier this month when this team of Roslyn High School juniors was named best in the Interdisciplinary Psychology category at the annual Long Island High School Psychology Fair. [Read more…]

View Maleficent

Maleficent will play on Feb. 17

Maleficent will play on Feb. 17

On Tuesday, Feb. 17, from 2:30 to 4:15 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will host a viewing of Maleficent. Explore the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain in this wickedly fun twist on the classic Sleeping Beauty. [Read more…]

Funds Needed For Scholarships

8288453263_8e07161886For the past 25 years, the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Fund has invited members of the community to the annual scholarship dinner, which raises funds to help Roslyn graduates who have successfully completed their first year of college to continue their education. [Read more…]

Applying Tech To Instruction

Technology_12815AKindergarten students in Lauren McGovern’s class at The Heights School are working on iPads with Raz-Kids, a reading application with many interactive features. They are in the vanguard of the district’s expansion of tablet computing into the elementary grades. [Read more…]

Roslyn Rescue Comes Out Strong

Rescue_12815CThere’s a new leadership team at Roslyn Rescue Fire Company and they have already made significant changes and improvements to this longtime Roslyn institution. [Read more…]

Fiddler On The Roof

Fiddler_12815ABring the family to Temple Sinai of Roslyn for a fun afternoon on Sunday, Feb. 8 at 2 p.m., to watch and sing along to Fiddler on the Roof, one the world’s most famous musicals. [Read more…]

Bluemercury Coming To Greenvale

The interior of a Bluemercury store

The interior of a Bluemercury store

The latest business to move to Roslyn is Bluemercury, a makeup, skincare and spa destination. [Read more…]

Anne Frank Exhibit At Temple

The Anne Frank exhibit

The Anne Frank exhibit

Temple Sinai of Roslyn will host an official opening for a photo and text exhibit, Anne Frank: A History For Today Teaching Tolerance Through Evocative Imagery and Text, one chronicling one of the 20th centuries most iconic and tragic stories on Friday, Feb. 6. [Read more…]