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In And Around… fun things to do in the neighborhood

  Purim Carnival Congregation Beth Ohr Annex located at 2655 Clubhouse Rd. Merrick on Sunday March 8, 2020 at 10:30am. Games, prizes, snacks, face painting, bouncy rides, photo booth and more. Open to the public. $10 per child. Come dressed in
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The Avocado Lesson…

How to design a kitchen now that will be long- lasting By Randi Satnick    Spring is typically the season when new homeowners and others plan the renovation of their kitchen spaces. So, now would be the time to consider what
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Mental Health Wellness Week

Students at John F. Kennedy High School in the Bellmore-Merrick Central School District recently spent time with trained and certified therapy dogs thanks to the nonprofit organization Therapy Dogs Long Island on Feb. 12. In collaboration with Kennedy’s Wellness Week, a

Faculty Follies Fundraiser For Community Cuboard

The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District annual faculty variety show, “The Faculty Follies” was an exciting night of entertainment and a fundraising events for the district’s food bank, the Community Cupboard .  The evening featured live performances by teachers representing each
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Park Avenue Students Show Love Through Service

  First graders at Park Avenue Elementary School in the North Bellmore School District wanted to send some love for Valentine’s Day. Students in Patricia Assande’s and Robin Obey’s classes packed valentine activity bags for children staying at the Ronald McDonald
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Assemblyman Dave McDonough Honors Reverend Nancy A. Rakoczy

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) honored Rev. Nancy A. Rakoczy with an official Assembly Citation on the occasion of her installation as pastor of Saint John Lutheran Church in Bellmore. “Rev. Rakoczy is a tremendous person with deep faith and conviction, and