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Merrick Boy Scout Soars Like an Eagle!

Dean J. Paolillo, of North Merrick Troop 351, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Boy Scouts. He raised well over $2000 hosting a pasta dinner fundraiser at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Merrick. He then was

Will a New Children’s Park be Built in South Merrick?

DOUGLAS FINLAY “Shame on anyone who would prevent a children’s park from being built” remarked Joe Baker, president of the South Merrick Community Civic Association, after Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino reserved decision at an October 3 town Board meeting until after

Local Artist Displays Work at Hempstead Town Hall

Bellmore artist Barbara Epstein is currently exhibiting her masterful artwork until the end of May at the Hempstead Town Hall. She is a member of the town’s Experienced Art Students Enrichment League (EASEL). To learn more about EASEL, call Hempstead Town’s
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Merrick Kiwanis Recognizes Local Student Achievements

The Kiwanis Club of Merrick honored one graduating senior from each of the Bellmore-Merrick CHSD schools at the Club’s 50th annual Student Recognition Night recently. Each of the students, selected by their respective principal, was chosen on the basis of academic

Bellmore Fair Coming September 17-18

The 30th Annual Bellmore Family Street Festival will come to Bellmore on the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, September 17 and 18, with the carnival starting on Thursday evening, September 15, and running continuously throughout. The fair is presented by the

McDonough Begins School Supply Drive

New York State Assemblyman David G. McDonough (R,C-Merrick), in association with the John Theissen Children’s Foundation, has begun collecting school supplies for the 2016-17 school year, which will then be distributed to underprivileged children from low-income families. “The John Theissen Children’s