Bills to reform IDAs pass New York State Senate

The New York State Senate voted in June to pass two of State Sen. Todd Kaminsky’s bills designed to reform industrial development agencies.

Thousands attend 2019 Fourth of July fireworks

As he watched more than a dozen children scamper between blankets and towels on the grass at Firemen’s Field, chasing an oversized beach ball in an attempt to keep it afloat, Deputy Village Clerk …

Waldinger participates in Library Tour

The Henry Waldinger Memorial Library is joining a countywide effort to spice up the summer by inviting residents to participate in the 2019 Nassau Library Tour challenge. All but two of the …

‘We’re combating pollution’

Valley Stream residents band together to clean up Hendrickson Lake

When Patricia Russo saw a photograph on social media depicting a family of ducks swimming near a pile of garbage at the Arthur J. Hendrickson Lake on June 22, she knew she needed to help.

Valley Stream Lions host visually impaired luncheon

Thirty people, including Valley Stream Lions Club members, representatives from Catholic Charities and visually impaired residents, piled into Mia’s restaurant on June 22 for the Valley Stream Lions Club’s annual Visually Impaired Persons Luncheon.

The Week Ahead

July 11 - 18

Comedy Night at Sip This Come join in the laughs at Sip This, 64 Rockaway Ave, for this month’s Comedy Night on July 12 at 8 p.m. There is a $5 entry fee. For more information, call (516) …

Public hearings on proposed Valley Stream laws scheduled for Aug. 19

The Village of Valley Stream will be holding public hearings on six proposed local laws. The hearings are scheduled for the Aug. 19 Board of Trustees meeting at Village Hall. Of the proposed …