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Greek Church in Merrick Granted Expansion

Neighbors File Lawsuit on Procedural Grounds by DOUGLAS FINLAY St. Demetrios Church on Hewlett Avenue in Merrick

Bellmore Street Festival Comes to Town September 14

The 31st Annual Bellmore Family Street Festival is presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores and

Local Group Sues PSC over NYAmerican Water Rate Hikes

Seeks donations for legal fees After more than a year of protests opposing any NY American Water

9/11Ceremonies in Bellmore and Merrick

The Bellmore Fire Department will hold its annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony on Monday, September 11, in front
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Bungalows, Brooklyn and The Bronx – at the Bellmore Library

(Yiddish humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolff) The Rockaway Bungalows, Brooklyn and to a lesser extent The Bronx were

Merrick Fall Festival is this Weekend

The Merrick Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Merrick Fall Festival and Nassau County Business and

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Merrick’s Jerry Medowar Remembered

By Lawrence Garfinkel Jerry Medowar – friend, confidant, neighbor, booster, prompter, partner. My first strong awareness of Jerry was just about the time the Historical Society of the Merricks was organized and chartered by the State of New York—1975. He and
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Bellmore Students Shine on First Day of School

Students bounded off school buses and into the building at Charles A. Reinhard Early Childhood Center School in the Bellmore School District to kick off the new school year.   Superintendent of Schools Dr. Joseph Famularo and Principal Patricia Castine were

Annual Walk to Help Prevent Teen Suicide

The Bellmore-based Long Island Crisis Center will gather together on September 17 at the Long Beach Boardwalk to once again promote suicide awareness among teens. With suicide the second leading cause of death among young people in the United States, the

Back-to-School with North Merrick Superintendent Dr. Seniuk

On behalf of the Board of Education and district administration, I extend a warm welcome to the 2017-2018 school year in the North Merrick schools.  Throughout the summer, our dedicated staff has been preparing our classrooms and designing curricula to ensure
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North Bellmore School District Rings in the New Year

New Year’s Eve came four months early in the North Bellmore School District as administrators, teachers and staff celebrated the start of the 2017-18 school year with great fanfare. North Bellmore administrators, teachers and staff celebrated the start of the 2017-18

Merrick School Kids Get Back to Class

The Merrick School District opened its doors to students for the start of the 2017-18 school year on Tuesday, September 5. Despite a few tears and opening day jitters expressed by some kindergartners, teachers were mostly greeted with smiling faces as