Third Herald, RichnerLive Senior Health Expo is a hit in Merrick

Roughly 350 seniors stretched their arms skyward and laced their fingers together at the third Senior Health & Beyond Expo, hosted by Herald Community Newspapers and RichnerLive on Aug. 8 at the …

Award-winning reference librarian dies at 85

Loretta Kelleher, an award-winning reference librarian at East Meadow Public Library, died suddenly in her Freeport apartment on July 23 a week before her birthday. She was 85. Kelleher was born …

Early fall gardening with The Plant Man

With the end of summer in view and September around the corner, Paul Levine, The Plant Man, offered a crash course on early fall gardening on Aug. 19 at the Salisbury Park Drive Ballfields in East …

EMHS gets two new guidance counselors after twenty years

Victor Deliso and Faye Furshpan retired in June after two-decades of working as guidance counselors at East Meadow High School. Deliso was hired in 1999 after accruing a Bachelor’s degree in …

Student honored with SHIELD award

Matt Pienkowski, an outgoing senior at East Meadow High School, was recognized this summer as a recipient of the SHIELD Award, granted by Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas. …

EMSD outlines free-reduced lunch program

Ahead of the start of school this fall, the East Meadow School District put out the following public announcement regarding free or reduced lunch options for those who require emergency food …

Central Nassau Little League celebrates new field

The Central Nassau Little League celebrated the ribbon cutting of a new synthetic turf field and drainage system recently installed at Salisbury Ball Field in East Meadow. Central Nassau Little …

The Week Ahead

Red White and Blues Band at The Carltun The Red White and Blues band is performing at The Carltun’s Palm Court in Eisenhower Park on Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. Vocalist Ric Zivic leads the way, Eddy …

Time to Learn

It arrived as it always has, middle week of August, big, blue and bright — clashing with the bills and junk mail: The East Meadow School District 2019-2020 Calendar and Directory. Though there …

A Look Back

A Triangle of Commerce

Ah, the bustling commerce, and traffic, in the triangle that sits neatly at the intersection of Hempstead Turnpike, Front Street, and East Meadow Avenue. We love it; we hate it; we have shopped there …