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Kennedy Installs Victory Flag in Courtyard

In addition to a virtual Alumni Day program planned by the Student Government on Dec. 21, John F. Kennedy High School in the Bellmore-Merrick Central School District installed a Cougar Nation victory flag for the courtyard. Principal Gerard Owenburg said that
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Calhoun Club Focuses on Community Cupboard

The Community Cupboard is a food pantry that supports more than 130 local Bellmore-Merrick families. The newly formed Community Cluboard is a cluborganized by a small group of Calhoun students, who are also dedicated to helping the community. The purpose of
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Newbridge Kindergartners Do Something Sweet

Kindergartners at Newbridge Road Elementary School in the North Bellmore School District recently learned about the importance of giving. In December, they collected cookies and hot chocolate for needy families. The donations were provided to the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District’s
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Merrick Students Warm Hearts with Holiday Coat Drive

Students in the Merrick Union Free School District are giving back to their community in big way this holiday season. Cub Scout Pack 206, partnered with the district to collect winter coats as part of the Cub Scout’s “Building a Better
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Mepham Musicians Outdoor Winter Performance

Seniors in the Wellington C. Mepham High School band got creative with the location in effort to still pull off a winter concert. The orchestra, band and vocal groups performed outdoors of the school on Dec. 21, with recent snowfall as
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Martin Avenue Card Creators Spread Holiday Cheer

Making the holiday season a little brighter is the mission for students at Martin Avenue Elementary School in the North Bellmore School District, who are making cards for residents of a local nursing home. Children have completed hundreds of cards which