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Bellmore Jewish Center Becomes Congregation Beth Ohr

In a ceremony that included walking two Torahs from separate synagogues through the streets of Bellmore, the Bellmore Jewish Center officially welcomed and absorbed the Beth-El congregation from Massapequa into its membership as it changed its name to Congregation Beth Ohr. 
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North Merrick School District Appoints New Superintendent

The North Merrick Board of Education appointed Dr. Cynthia Seniuk as the district’s next Superintendent of Schools at its June 14 meeting.  She will replace the outgoing Superintendent David Feller, who will retire on July 31. “I would like to thank
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MAMS Student Cubes 4 A Cure

Sebastian Otalora just might have the fastest hands at Merrick Avenue Middle School. This week he put his skills to the test at a Cube4Cam event, where he manipulated the rainbow-colored Rubik’s Cube to help raise money to combat childhood cancers.

McDonough-Sponsored Vets Bill Becomes Law

New York State Assemblyman David P. McDonough expressed satisfaction the bill he sponsored, the Veterans Equality Act, has finally become law. He said in a prepared statement that …“Our veterans have waited far too long for this legislation to become law,
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Man Arrested for Multiple Burglaries

Nassau County police announce the arrest of a major suspect in several robberies in the Bellmore and Merrick communities beginning Sunday, June 5 through Monday, June 6. According to detectives in The Major Case Bureau, defendant Jerrod Rollerson, 27, of 107
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MAP Students Hold Shakespeare Festival

The question was to be or not to be and students at the Meadowbrook Alternative Program in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District held the answer as they performed in the sixth annual Shakespeare Festival. Julia Grandville, Anthony Zimmardi, Kat Tzorzis