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Kennedy Teacher Earns National Recognition

Kennedy High School English teacher Christy Rochford has achieved National Board certification. Rochford is the first teacher in the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District to earn National Board recognition since 2002 and the only teacher presently on staff to have the
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MAMS Music Student Pens Song with Robbie Rosen

Samantha Horowitz, an eighth-grader at Merrick Avenue Middle School  has been singing her heart out since she was four years old and her mother, Tara Notrica, has always been her biggest fan. When Notrica recently became seriously ill, Horowitz turned to
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Town Waives Pet Adoption Fees for the Holidays

Grooming By Rachel of Bellmore offers generous gift – Through the Town of Hempstead’s “Home for the Holidays” pet adoption program, adopting a welcomed furry friend into your home for the Holidays is as “simple as apple pie.” In fact, it
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North Bellmore Library Closes in on Vendor

Tom Bazzicalupo, director of the North Bellmore Public Library, told Your NewsMag requests for proposals to refurbish the existing library of 13,367 square feet – by adding 4000 square feet to accommodate for more growth and better services to patrons –
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Residents Vote to Sell School

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District will sell the Jerusalem Avenue Middle School to Nassau BOCES, its occupant of 19 years, after residents passed a referendum vote on December 5, with 759 votes for (73%) and 278 votes (27%) against. Nassau
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Just Desserts – For the Holidays

‘Life is uncertain so eat dessert first’ – For some, a dream devoutly to be wished for a fine Holiday dinner – or any dinner – might be to taste all the desserts first and then, only if there is room