Monthly Archive:: January 2019

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MacArthur High School Custodian Wins Award

Michael Gunn, head custodian, MacArthur High School, was recently selected as the recipient of the 2018 Excelsior Award from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association and the Civil Service Employees Association. Gunn earned the prestigious award based on

Gennaro Jewelers Celebrates 95 Years of Service

“I had wanted to own my own jewelry store ever since I was in high school” remarked Gary Hudes, proprietor of Gennaro Jewelers on Bedford Avenue in Bellmore, on the occasion of the store’s 95th anniversary year. The jewelry store was
Kennedy Regeneron Semifinalists (1)

Kennedy Students Earn Regeneron Science Semi-Final Distinction

Like clockwork, three Kennedy High School seniors were picked as semi-finalists in the 2019 Regeneraon Science Talent Search  contest.  The recognition as a Regeneron Scholar places them among the top 300 brightest young scientists in the nation. Kennedy High School students

New North Bellmore Civics Council Reaches Out

A few minutes with North Bellmore Civic Councils new president Sarah Chun: When did you decide to start the North Bellmore Civics Council, and what are the reasons?  [Sarah Chun, president of NBCC]: I decided to start the North Bellmore Civic
Hofstra Trip

Wantagh Students Attend Press Day at Hofstra

Wantagh High School students enrolled in Peter Kravitz’s Journalism I and II classes were among 300 students who attended Hofstra University’s annual Press Day in December. Wantagh High School journalism teacher Peter Kravitz, center, is pictured with journalism students, who attended

Jones Beach to Develop West End II into Nature Center

DOUGLAS FINLAY A public hearing at The Landing restaurant on the second floor of the West Bathhouse at Jones Beach laid out an innovative and compelling new use for the West End II comfort station and parking field as a nature