Holocaust survivor shares her story

“Seventy-two years ago, I marched out of Auschwitz,” Claire Heymann said to a roomful of guests last week at the Congregation B’nai Sholom-Beth David in Rockville Centre. Among the remaining …

Rockville Centre Board of Education election to be uncontested race

Liz Dion and Kelly Barry will run uncontested in this year’s school board election, Board of Education president John O’Shea announced during a budget meeting at South Side High School on Monday.

Rockville Centre Education Foundation hosts annual gala

The Rockville Centre Education Foundation held their 28th annual fundraising gala on April 14 where they honored three members of the community and raised money for classroom grants. The honorees …

RVC Blue Speaks loud and proud

Nonprofit organization RVC Blue Speaks held their second annual “Light It Up Blue” gala on Saturday, during which they raised about $65,000 for families affected by autism. “It was a huge …

Rockville Centre Village adopts budget

Rockville Centre’s Board of Trustees last week adopted the village’s 2018-19 budget, which stays under the New York state tax cap. The $45 million spending plan is $67,000 higher, less than …

Rockville Centre Lions name Dinner in the Dark honorees

The Rockville Centre Lions Club will hold its annual Dinner in the Dark event on May 4 at Rockville Links Club to help raise awareness to the challenges of those afflicted with blindness.

El Mariachi bids farewell to community after 41 years

El Mariachi, a family-owned Mexican eatery on Sunrise Highway, last week announced it would close its doors after serving Rockville Centre patrons for 41 years.

Rockville Centre attorney sentenced to a year in prison after stealing from client

A Rockville Centre attorney was sentenced to one year in prison last week after stealing $177,000 from a client in 2015.

Nearby things to do this week in Rockville Centre (4/19-4/25)

Flea market The Sandel Senior Center — at 50 S. Park Ave. is holding a flea market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 20. Come find hidden treasures, including collectibles, household items, adult …