Monthly Archive:: December 2015

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Merrick Businesswoman Honored for Charity Work

Debbie Peck of Merrick was recently honored with the esteemed Sheila W. Paterson Award, Friends of Karen’s most prestigious award, named for the founder of the organization that aided Peck’s family during a most devastating period of time. Friends of Karen
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GAMS Students Visit TV Newsroom

Members of the Grand Avenue Middle School Communications Club and Newspaper Club recently visited News 12 Long Island Studios. Students were treated to a behind-the-scenes tour of the studios that included a walk through the newsroom, a visit to the editing
Mepham Intent

Mepham’s Erin Gilroy Signs National Letter of Intent

Wellington C. Mepham High School senior Erin Gilroy signed a National Letter of Intent to receive a soccer scholarship for the University of Tennessee. Erin will graduate from Mepham this month and will be starting with the university in the spring
Kennedy Coat Drive

Kennedy Seniors Collect 96 Coats for Assemblyman McDonough

Senior class officers at Kennedy High School organized a successful coat drive during the holiday season to benefit New York State Assemblyman David McDonough’s (R-Merrick) ongoing efforts. According to Senior Class President Steven Obadiah, the officers made announcements over the loudspeaker

Students Take Holiday Trip Around the World

Amanda Kowalski’s first-grade students at the Charles A. Reinhard Early Childhood Center in Bellmore took a proverbial trip around the globe to study how different countries celebrate the holiday season. During the weeklong lesson, the students learned about St. Lucia Day