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) Saturday, 25 October 2014 00:00
James Sokol and Jake Leeds from Boy Scout Troop 298 recently completed their service projects.
Sokol and fellow Scouts replaced the backboards, rims and nets in the basketball court in Nuzzi Park. They also trimmed trees and repainted the court lines.
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The debate over New York State Common Core standards continues, with students from local school districts showing a mild resistance to the exams.
According to the New York State Allies for Public Education, 39 students in the Herricks School District opted out of the English exam, while 74 did not take the math test. For the New Hyde Park-Garden City Park School District, 17 students did not take the English test while 18 refused to take the math test.
Thursday, 23 October 2014 00:00
The Sewanhaka Indians varsity football team hosted Elmont Spartans on Saturday, Oct. 18 in its final home game of the regular season.
It certainly did not go as the Indians had hoped, falling 18-8, in a mistake filled game. Head coach George Kasimatis said the Indians had their chances, but kept digging themselves into a hole with mental mistakes on both sides of the ball.
Playing from behind, senior running back Brenton Mighty was able to break free for a long touchdown run, to put the Indians on the board.
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.