Honors For Albertson Firemen

Firemen_04315ALast month, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Councilman Peter Zuckerman and Receiver of Taxes Charles Berman all honored a dozen members of the Albertson Hook and Ladder Company at their 105th annual Installation Dinner. The event was held at The Royalton in Roslyn Heights. [Read more…]

Special Passover Celebration

Sinai_04815AThis year, Temple Sinai added yet another way to embrace Passover. In this case, the event is called “Passover with Pals.” The temple hosted a seder for special needs children. Although this was the first year, it was clear that a new tradition has begun. In the words of one of the parents, “Thank you for such an engaging and interactive seder for the Chazak children. It was a great evening and the kids were really involved. The food was delicious too!” [Read more…]

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…]