A timeless American classic is coming to the East Hills next month, as the Sid Jacobson Community Players will present a production of The Sound of Music. The dates of the production are: Saturday, Jan. 31, at 8 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 1, at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 8, at 2 p.m.
Second Step is a research-based program that feels like play but builds critical social and school-readiness skills. These skills help young children recognize and manage their emotions, develop care and concern for others, establish positive relationships, make responsible decisions and handle challenging situations constructively. [Read more...]
The Dammann Fund, Inc. has awarded North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center with a grant of $10,000 to support its Good Beginnings for Babies (GBB) program, a service that operates out of the Guidance Center’s Leeds Place in Westbury and offers support for pregnant and parenting teens.
More than 60 fifth-to-seventh graders from Willets Road’s Wind Ensemble performed at their annual holiday concert in the Hay Barn at Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay on Wednesday, December 10, at noon. [Read more...]
Earlier this month, Roslyn Hadassah held its annual Holiday Luncheon at Mim’s Restaurant. Among those attending was Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth. The chapter has over 1,400 members, making it one of the North Shore region’s largest organizations. From left: Ellen Broder, Paula Ferstenberg, Judi Bosworth, Ellen Ritz, Carrie Gordon and Susan Leitman.
It may be too early to call it a Christmas miracle, but John Chilcott from the Village of Mineola’s building department gave a local mother an early gift after saving her infant son from dying in Village Hall in Mineola yesterday.
“It was just instinct,” he said. “I just used three fingers, pressed on his chest little and it brought him around. It can’t hurt to know CPR.” [Read more...]
Former Roslyn High School basketball coach Joe Lettera is being honored at the Roslyn Board of Education meeting on Thursday, Dec. 18 at Roslyn High School. [Read more...]
It was an introduction to Engineering Design at the most recent Roslyn School District board meeting as Science teacher, William Marvin and Photography teacher, Richard Ritter discussed the course which is part of Project Lead the Way. Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is the nation’s leading provider of K-12 STEM programs. [Read more...]