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Rockville Centre’s MLK, senior center receive Covid-19 funding

The coronavirus pandemic has presented new challenges to local community centers, including the Sandel Senior Center and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Center in Rockville Centre. Nassau County has responded by distributing $45,000 in federal grant funding to the centers to help them better serve residents during this time.

Central Synagogue-Beth Emeth welcomes a new rabbi

Rabbi Michael Cohen, who officially became rabbi of Central Synagogue-Beth Emeth (CSBE) on July 1, knew that a rabbinical career was his calling since his teenage years.

A different summer for the MLK Center in Rockville Centre

Every Wednesday and Friday, staff members at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Center in Rockville Centre have been turning the recreation room into a roller rink.

Rockville Centre residents protest turf field at Tighe Park

About 40 residents gathered outside Stephen E. Tighe Memorial Park Monday evening to protest the village’s installation of an artificial-turf field there.

Rockville Centre native, Baldwin resident releases first novel in thriller series

Micah Dank, a Rockville Centre native and Baldwin resident, explores astrology and hidden codes in his debut novel “Beneath the Veil,” the first in a series entitled “Into the Rabbit Hole.”

Playing on the Porch in Rockville Centre canceled

The Rockville Centre Chamber of Commerce has canceled the second annual Playing on the Porch after planning to hold the event on Sept. 12.

Engaging seniors with ‘Sandel at Home’ in Rockville Centre

The Village of Rockville Centre’s Sandel Senior Center, on South Park Avenue, remains temporarily closed, but its staff is working hard to keep senior residents connected while physically apart.

Film shoot in village delayed due to Covid-19

A Rockville Centre filmmaking couple has had to postpone a film shoot in the village due to Covid-19.