Rockville Centre Police Officer Anthony Federico, who pleaded not guilty last year to charges including felony assault against village resident Kevin Kavanagh arising from an arrest in 2016, as well as falsifying police records, will head to trial on Jan. 24 in Mineola, according to Brendan Brosh, a spokesman for the Nassau County district attorney.
The brick-and-stone church on Morris Avenue might not be as recognizable to most Rockville Centre residents as St. Agnes Cathedral or one of the village’s synagogues, but each week, passionate followers of Christian Science congregate there to share the ways in which the religion has impacted their lives.
Wednesday evenings are reserved for dog obedience training at the Rockville Centre Recreation Center, as dog owners from around the South Shore came to practice techniques that would encourage the best behavior from their pets.
Rockville Centre native Micah Dank released his first novel last August and is now working on the second installment in a planned trilogy that blends fact and fiction with religion and secret society.
Mercy Medical Center has appointed Shan Ahmed as chief medical officer and vice president of medical affairs. His extensive background and clinical expertise are expected to help further Mercy’s overall strategic vision for leading-edge expertise, advanced technology and compassionate care, Mercy officials said.
The enthusiasm and excitement were palpable at Floyd B. Watson Elementary School on Jan. 12 as the gymnasium was transformed into a life-size game board. As part of the school’s year-long theme, “The Power of Play,” all students participated in the Human Board Games assembly, an initiative made possible through a grant written by teachers to the Rockville Centre Education Foundation.
In the days after snow flurries from the year’s first big winter storm relented last week, cars passing Marty Bevilacqua’s North Village Avenue home slowed down, their brake lights a warning, not of hazard but of art.
Rockville Centre native Kayla Principato could be on the brink of representing the United States on its Olympic volleyball team. A longtime dream of hers, she can almost taste it. Sitting in her …
“Any time these kids are off from school,” said Nick DeLuca, youth detective for the Rockville Centre Police Department, “days when they don’t have to be up early in the morning, it’s an …
Members of Rockville Centre’s Sandel Senior Center counted down from 10 seconds at 1:59 p.m. on Monday to recreate ringing in 2018 during the facility’s annual New Year’s party.
Seniors in South Side High School’s theatre class stepped into leadership positions to put on a series of student-directed plays on Saturday and Monday that dazzled audiences and allowed students to experience putting on their own performances.
Rockville Centre’s Confide Counseling Center, which specializes in helping people overcome various forms of alcohol and substance abuse, will now offer on-site injections of Vivitrol, a drug being used to fight opioid dependency.
After winning a contest set up by Cinch Wallet, a cashless payment web application founded last year that residents can use at dozens of the village’s businesses, Oceanside resident Dr. Bruce Gitt donated $1,200 to the Rockville Centre Breast Cancer Coalition.
Days before holding her first town board meeting as Town of Hempstead Supervisor, Laura Gillen announced that she had appointed Republican Town Councilman Bruce Blakeman as deputy town supervisor.
The Diocese of Rockville Centre extended its deadline for those wishing to enter into its Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program, which was set up in October to compensate survivors of sexual abuse by members of the clergy.
During the winter months, it’s not uncommon for people to feel that the cold weather is taking its toll. Businesses feel the effects of the season too, but not in ways that are entirely expected. …