Thursday, 22 May 2014 00:00
Exercise Class - May 21
Highlanders Face Weber - May 22
Memorial Day Parade - May 24
The Town of North Hempstead’s Project Independence will hold a fitness class at 9:45 a.m. in Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park.
The Herricks High School seventh grade red baseball team will play Mineola High School at 4:30 p.m. at 10 Armstrong Rd., in Garden City Park.
The Herricks girl’s seventh grade white lacrosse team will face Great Neck North at at 7 Hilldale Drive in Albertson. at 4:30 p.m.
The Herricks Middle School eighth grade softball eighth grade red softball team will battle Clark High School at the Searingtown School at 106 Beverly Drive in Albertson at
The Herricks Middle School softball team will host Weber Middle School at 4:30 p.m. at 7 Hilldale Drive in Albertson.
The Herricks Middle School eighth grade red boys lacrosse team will face Woodland Middle School at 85 Ketchams Rd., in Hicksville at 4:30 p.m.
The Herricks High School girl’s lacrosse team will North Shore High School at 4:30 p.m. at 100 Shelter Rock Rd. in New Hyde Park.
The Village of New Hyde Park will hold its Memorial Day Parade and Tribute at 10 a.m. The parade will start at Lakeville Road and travel east on Jericho Turnpike to Village Hall at 1420 Jericho Tpke. A short ceremony will take place, after which the veterans will lay a wreath at the monument in tribute of their fallen brothers. The procession will then continue north on New Hyde Park Road to Memorial Park for a short service and wreath laying.
Schools, village offices closed
The Herricks Middle School boys tennis team will face Manhasset Junior High School at 4:30 p.m. at 200 Memorial Place in Manhasset
The Herricks Middlew School PTSA-PTA will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the school at 7 Hilldale Drive in Albertson.
The Manor Oaks School will hold Field Day for grades 3-6 at 1950 Hillside Ave. in New Hyde Park. The school will hold Field Day for K-2 on Wednesday, May 28.
Meet author Porochista Khakpour at 7:30 p.m. in the community room of the Great Neck Library,at 159 Bayview Ave. She will discuss her
new novel, The Last Illusion. There will be a book sale and signing at
the event and audience Q&A. The book tells the story of a strangely tortured soul, and the people and worlds in Iran and America that
have warped, nurtured and redeemed him.
The Herricks School District Council of PTAs will meet at 7:45 p.m. in the Herricks Community Center at 999 Herricks Rd. in New Hyde Park.
New Hyde Park Memorial High School will hold its Senior Awards ceremony at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium at 500 Leonard Blvd.
Last Updated (Monday, 29 November 1999 19:00) Wednesday, 22 October 2014 00:00
Local school districts are reaffirming student hygiene standards in the wake of the non-polio enterovirus (EV- D68) that’s been found in the United States. A strain of the enterovirus was found in Southampton’s middle and high schools, but officials say it was not the virus that has caused the national EV-D68 outbreak.
The disease disproportionately affects infants, children and adolescents who lack immunity, according to the Center for Disease Control. School districts have been notified to follow New York State Health Department guidelines to combat possible infections.
Last Updated (Monday, 29 November 1999 19:00) Friday, 17 October 2014 00:00
New Hyde Park Village Mayor Robert Lofaro gave a local laundromat until Wednesday, Oct. 15 to appear in village court to address property issues, mainly appearance and a lack of signage, or face arrest.
A final letter was sent to the tenant, Lofaro said.
Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:00
Sewanhaka Indians Head football coach George Kasimatis told his team to expect a dogfight in this weeks game against the New Hyde Park Gladiators, and he was right after its 35-21 victory last week.
“All the kids know each other really well, it’s always competitive when we play each other,” he said.
Thursday, 09 October 2014 00:00
The Sewanhaka Indians relied heavily on its offense in the first two victories and head coach George Kasimatis relies on one player to set the tone for his group; senior, running back Brenton Mighty.
Mighty is versatile as a running back, as he possesses the ability to run hard between the tackles, lower his shoulder and run into the defender, or run to the outside and break one deep. He also has good hands and is utilized by quarterback Elijah Tracey, as a receiver out of the backfield.
“He makes such a difference in the run game,” said Kasimatis. “Teams have to respect that and it opens up the pass and the possibility for a lot of play action passes.”