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May 11, 2018 by Gail Hackett Gilroy (Register to contact)

Trying to organize a 55th year gathering rather than wait for our 60th.
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October 14, 2017 by Ralph Benson (Register to contact)

Would like to know the present names of the Class of
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Sewanhaka Celebrates Class Of 2019  New Hyde Park, NY Patch

Sewanhaka Celebrates Class Of 2019 - New Hyde Park, NY - Sewanhaka High School's Class of 2019 graduated, starting the transition into the next phase of ...



LI's Flatley earns lacrosse Lifetime Achievement Award  Newsday

Tom Flatley is adding another honor to a legendary coaching career. The Floral Park resident, who guided Sewanhaka's and Garden City's boys lacrosse ...



Carol Lynne Meehan, 76, of Pullman | Obituaries  Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Carol Lynne Meehan, 76, of Pullman, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019.



Free boutique makes prom affordable  Newsday

When Sewanhaka High School senior Tahj Gibbons was told on Friday that there was a way for him to get free prom attire, he thought it was too good to be true.



Sewanhaka student charged for making a terroristic threat  liherald.com

The Nassau County Police Department's 3rd Squad arrested a Franklin Square student for making a terrorist threat at the Sewanhaka High School on March 6.



Missing Floral Park Girl Located | Nassau  Daily Voice

This story has been updated.A Floral Park girl who had gone missing has been located, Nassau County Police said.Isabella Muniz of Floral Park was reported ...



Sewanhaka student beautifies courtyard  Newsday

A Sewanhaka High School junior, spotting the habitual emptiness of a courtyard at the Floral Park school, spearheaded a beautification project to overhaul the ...



Essay: After 50 years, hard feelings melt away  Newsday

If the opportunity comes up, everyone should go to his or her 50th high school reunion. There was a time I thought I'd never go. But now I feel sorry for people ...



Honors across the board at Sewanhaka  The Island Now

Dozens of awards were presented to teachers, students and the Sewanhaka Central High School District's Board of Education Tuesday night. There was ...



Floral Park defeats Sewanhaka in girls basketball  Newsday

Kelly Ventura had 11 points in Floral Park's 57-48 win over Sewanhaka in a non-league girls basketball game at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum on Tuesday.



Sewanhaka swimmers head to championships  The Island Now

The Sewanhaka Central High School District's Jake Ang of New Hyde Park High School (left) and Timothy Yeung of Sewanhaka High School (right) are both ...



Cops: LI student threatened his school on Snapchat  Newsday

A student from Franklin Square threatened his high school by posting a photo of himself with a gun and another one depicting his campus on fire, Nassau police ...



Rodriguez, Sewanhaka work gameplan to perfection  Newsday

Scores seven of his 16 points in the fourth quarter for Indians in first round of Nassau A playoffs.



CANCELLED - Nassau County Authorities Issue Alert for Missing Elmont Teenager  LongIsland.com

Elyin Ramirz, 14, was last seen leaving Sewanhaka High School in Floral Park on Thursday, February 14.



Isles owner gives tickets to people in need of some love  Newsday

Ogden Toussaint never has been to an Islanders game, let alone been in a room with one of the men who owns the team, along with the Isles' mascot.



Sewanhaka celebrates senior athletes  The Island Now

Congratulations to the following senior athletes from Sewanhaka High School, who will continue playing sports in college. Nicholas Balletta is attending College ...



Teen arraigned, released after Sewanhaka HS threat  News 12 Long Island

A teenager charged with making a terroristic threat against Sewanhaka High School had no comment after his arraignment in Hempstead court Wednesday.



Long Island valedictorians 2019 - ND Feature Grid  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2019 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813. Also, see this year's salutatorians.



Officials: Probation for teen who made threats  Newsday

Joseph K. Khanat also was ordered to stay away from a Sewanhaka High School administrator whom he had threatened, according to court records.



Sewanhaka recognizes students’ achievements  The Island Now

Sewanhaka Central High School District students were celebrated for their remarkable accomplishments when the Board of Education held its March 26 meeting ...



Top Sewanhaka students to cross stage, head to college  The Island Now

Scientists. Club presidents. Varsity athletes. A newspaper editor. A baton twirler. These are among the many roles filled by this year's valedictorians and ...



Sewanhaka ed board to take hard look at security  The Island Now

By Samuel Glasser. The Sewanhaka Central High School Board of Education voted Tuesday to establish a subcommittee to review the district's security ...



LI woman believed one of oldest living triplets dies  Newsday

She was born the year Babe Ruth first played for the Yankees, the year Warren G. Harding was elected president. The year women, with the 19th Amendment, ...



State rating of schools and districts  Newsday

Effort to measure student achievement and growth.



Sewanhaka honors former student with diploma - Community News  The Island Now

Former Sewanhaka High School student Wady Vasquez Asencio received his high school diploma, thanks to the New York State Education Department's High ...



Sewanhaka school district seeks $99.5-million bond  Newsday

Sewanhaka school district officials are seeking support for a $99.5 million bond -- it would cost $144 annually for the average homeowner -- for "long overdue" ...



Sewanhaka district sees rise in opt-outs, geometry Regents struggles  The Island Now

Sewanhaka Central High School District saw another rise in opt-outs during testing last semester, Kathleen Sottile, the assistant superintendent for curriculum ...



H2M acquires architect firm  Long Island Business News

Melville-based H2M architects + engineers acquired Hauppauge-based Wiedersum Associates Architects.



Islanders Surprise Young Fans With Playoff Tickets  East Meadow, NY Patch

Islanders Surprise Young Fans With Playoff Tickets - East Meadow, NY - The tickets were all given to kids who are facing personal hardship, illness and loss.



Islip team wins regional Future City Competition  Newsday

An Islip Middle School team took first place in the 27th annual Future City Competition's regional contest, undertaking the challenge to design power grids that ...



Sewanhaka football camp  Newsday

Scenes from Sewanhaka football training camp on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. ...



Nassau HS Athletic HOF grows  liherald.com

The Nassau County High School Athletics Hall of Fame will hold its 2018 induction ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. at the Crest Hollow County Club.



LI schools collect holiday gifts  Newsday

The importance of giving was a popular lesson this holiday season in schools across Long Island. In North Bellmore, three of the district's elementary schools ...



Teacher demographics on Long Island - NMGDB  Newsday

Minorities account for 45 percent of public school students on Long Island but just a little more than 8 percent of the teaching staff.



Phillips attends Sewanhaka's 57th annual Music Festival and Art Exhibit  The Island Now

State Sen. Elaine Phillips recently attended the Sewanhaka Central High School District's 57th annual Music Festival and Art Exhibit. Phillips also presented a ...



Sewanhaka school officials may ask voters to reconsider improvement plan  Newsday

Sewanhaka Central High School District officials plan to consider trying again to win funding to repair seven aging school buildings and several sports fields, ...



Elmont holds on for 47-46 win over Sewanhaka  Newsday

The freshman scored all nine of her points in the final 10 minutes Tuesday to lead Elmont to a 47-46 win over host Sewanhaka after a second half that saw ...



Friends for the long run: 13 miles for Sister Mary  Newsday

Peggy McHugh and Sister Mary Sheridan go way back. This weekend, McHugh goes farther, running 13 miles in a tribute to her former homeroom teacher and ...



LI principal channels Rod Stewart 1 last time  Newsday

At every graduation ceremony for Sewanhaka High School, principal Debra Lidowsky closes by reciting the lyrics to her favorite song, Rod Stewart's “Forever ...



Martin's bunt in 1969 World Series still controversial  Newsday

As a veteran catcher, J.C. Martin knew the ins and outs of bunting from a defensive standpoint and understood how a good one can change a game. As a batter ...



LI students pledge to combat cyberbullying for Call It Out Day  News 12 Long Island

Students on Long Island and across the nation took a stand against cyberbullying today as part of Call It Out Day.



Should Immigration Be Part of High School Curricula?  VICE

Katie Li in her classroom at Charlestown High School, where immigration is at the forefront of the curriculum. Photo by Alexander Kalamaroff. Get the VICE App ...



New Hyde Park, NY Patch - Breaking News, Local News, Events, Schools, Weather, Sports and Shopping  Patch.com

Local news and events from New Hyde Park, NY Patch. Latest headlines: Long Island Weather: 110-Degree Heat Index Sunday Then Storms; 5 New New Hyde ...



Pelham Picks New Schools Superintendent  Patch.com

Pelham Picks New Schools Superintendent - Pelham, NY - She's a Long Island educator who has worked in Westchester before.



Sewanhaka board celebrates student-musicians - Community News  The Island Now

Members of the Sewanhaka Central High School Board of Education recognized district students who were selected to perform as part of the 2017 New York ...



Floral Park-Bellerose adopts new mission statement  The Island Now

At its April 12 meeting, the Floral Park-Bellerose Union Free School District's Board of Education officially adopted a new mission statement, as well as a series ...



7 North Shore schools top US News state rankings  The Island Now

Seven North Shore high schools are among the 200 best in the state, according to rankings by U.S. News & World Report released Tuesday. Great Neck North ...



LI opera patriarch hears family sing before death  Newsday

John Horton Murray has sung in many of the biggest opera houses in the world, from the Metropolitan Opera in New York City to Covent Garden in London.



Walt Whitman preservationist, educator dies  Newsday

In the Long Island region and upstate New York, he knew every bird, shrub, flower or plant,” his son Bruce Northam said.



Fifty years later, Swoboda's catch is still amazin'  Newsday

Where would baseball lore be without The Unexpected? When the Mets won the 1969 World Series after seven years of mostly awful baseball, that was totally ...



North High Sports News  Great Neck Record

The Great Neck North boys' JVA basketball team played Sewanhaka High School at home on Thursday, Dec. 20. This was the Blazers' sixth game of the season ...



You Couldn't Call It a One-Horse Town  New York Times

LOOKING to move from a condominium in Rockaway Beach in Queens , Shamice Murray and Carl Blair, both 32, decided last spring to go to open houses in ...



Long Island hires and promotions: Division Avenue HS  Newsday

EDUCATION Division Avenue High School in Levittown has appointed two new assistant principals. Terence Rusch of Bayside, Queens, was a special ...



Obituary: John Robert Bob Rowland, 92, of Weston  Weston, CT Patch

Obituary: John Robert "Bob" Rowland, 92, of Weston - Weston-Redding-Easton, CT - Upon discharge from the Navy, Bob took a job with Pfizer Pharmaceuticals ...



Elmont library unveils Fosters Meadow's past  liherald

More than a hundred people gathered inside the Elmont Memorial Library in early April to learn the history of Fosters Meadow. Most of those in attendance were ...



Vinny Testaverde's son wins starting QB job at Albany  Newsday

Vince Testaverde, son of Long Island native and former Jets quarterback Vinny Testaverde, will start the University at Albany's season opener at Pittsburgh on ...



LI students donate gifts to help needy  Newsday

Long Island students learned the importance of giving in recent weeks, as dozens of local schools held holiday gift collections to benefit children in need, both ...



Paul C. Hillstrom | Obituaries | poststar.com  Glens Falls Post-Star

HADLEY — Paul C. Hillstrom passed away Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, after a prolonged illness. He was 61 years old. Born in Floral Park, New York, Paul ...



LIer recalls ‘days of wonder’ at Elmont school  Newsday

I recently received an email from an old elementary school classmate. It's been years since I've spoken to him, and it brought back a flood of wonderful memories ...



Eastern Suffolk BOCES hires David Wicks  Newsday

EDUCATION David Wicks of Wading River, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction for the Riverhead Central School District, has been hired as ...



Ex-nun, artist, student mentor dies at 94  Newsday

Her work was displayed at venues across the New York area, including Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and the Brooklyn Museum.



Students Intern With Breast Cancer Coalition  greatneckrecord.com

While some teenagers ended their carefree summer on the beach, Amanda Shirazi, Belle Lim, Raymond Lin and Ethan Abizadeh presented PowerPoints and ...



Memorial Day Parades Around Long Island  Long Island Weekly News

On Memorial Day we remember those who died in active military *service* by placing American flags on graves, wearing poppies and attending parades featuring ...



Francine E. Modica, 65, attorney specializing in matrimonial and family law  Buffalo News

Oct. 4, 1952 – May 7, 2018 Francine E. Modica, of the Town of Tonawanda, an attorney specializing in matrimonial and family law, died May 7 in Hospice ...



Former LI teacher and coach dies at 84  Newsday

The former students and players of longtime Bethpage High School coach and teacher Harry Settino would often stop by his Bethpage home, his son recalled, ...



Suffolk: High school student journalists earn awards  Newsday

Long Island's high school journalists came together to celebrate each other's best work in print, radio and television -- as well as learn a thing or two about the ...



In Floral Park, triplets celebrate turning 90  Newsday

They were born in a third-floor apartment in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn on Aug. 23, 1920, surprising their parents and the doctor that there were three ...



LI mock trial teams advance to state competition  Newsday

The verdict is in. Mock trial teams from Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls in Hewlett Bay Park and Three Village Central School District in East Setauket are ...



Sewanhaka students swear in for military service  liherald.com

Ten students from Sewanhaka Central High School District were sworn into the United States Marine Corps during a memorable ceremony held at Sewanhaka ...



Lacrosse Legend Pens Autobiography  Long Island Weekly News

Richie Moran, the hall of fame lacrosse coach of Cornell and longtime resident of Long Island, has written a new book titled It's Great To Be Here, which tells the ...



8th District race pits Gerrato against Muscarella  liherald.com

In the Nassau County Legislature's 8th District, Democrat Carl Gerrato, a Nassau County corrections officer, is challenging longtime incumbent Vincent ...



East Meadow Among 100 High Schools With Best Teachers in NY  Patch.com

East Meadow, NY - The national list ranks 5886 public high schools based on teaching statistics and about 920000 ratings from 240000 students and parents.



Manhasset Athletics Director to be Inducted Into Nassau County Hall of Fame  The Island Now

Manhasset High School athletics director Jim Amen will be inducted into Nassau County High School Athletics Hall of Fame, hall officials announced last week.



Buying in Elmont  Newsday

THE SCOOP Situated along Nassau's western border, Elmont is nicknamed the “Gateway to Long Island,” says Assemb. Michaelle Solages, who was born and ...



Meet the Nassau HS HOF Class of 2017  Newsday

Here is the Nassau County High School Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017. The third class of inductees includes 13 athletes, 10 coaches, five administrators, ...



LI students advance to business contest finals  Newsday

Four Long Island teams are heading to the national level after being named finalists in a regional business competition.The teams — Flip Chip of Syosset High ...



Long Island valedictorians 2016: Plainedge to Wyandanch  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2016 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Plainedge to Wyandanch. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.



Pascagoula football coach Lewis Sims was a witness to Sept. 11  Mississippi Press

Sims was teaching at a suburban Long Island, N.Y. school when attacks took place.



George F. Maher, retired Nassau police chief of department, dies at 86  Newsday

George F. Maher of East Meadow was a quiet man who left his mark on the Nassau County Police Department.He formed its Hostage Negotiation Team in 1974, ...



LI valedictorians 2017: Roslyn to Wyandanch  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2017 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Roslyn to Wyandanch. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.



THE FINAL SUNDAY MORNING QB: Stories from 29 years covering the NFL for the Daily News  New York Daily News

It's been a blast. This is my final column for the Daily News after 29 years.



Nassau: State Science Olympiad winner  Newsday

The Three Village Central School District swept the 2013 New York State Science Olympiad and will go on to compete nationally next month. Earlier this month ...



Nassau: Aiding Typhoon Haiyan victims  Newsday

Typhoon victims in the Philippines have been getting some much-needed relief this winter courtesy of local students. Many Long Island schools have held ...



Isles bring holiday cheer to children's hospital  Newsday

On Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, Islanders captain John Tavares, along with Casey Cizikas, Jordan Eberle and Johnny Boychuk went to Cohen's Children's Medical ...



Students honored for volunteer efforts  Newsday

Two loca Island students were recipients of Prudential Spirit of Community Awards as New York's top youth volunteers for 2016.Cole Faller, 12, of Roslyn ...



Cops: 3 die in fiery Southern State crash  Newsday

Three men returning from a shared birthday celebration were killed early Sunday when their car struck a bridge embankment on the Southern State Parkway in ...



Lawyer, ex-prosecutor Michael O'Brien dies at 76  Newsday

Michael O'Brien, a Laurel Hollow lawyer and former Queens County prosecutor, a Nassau County administrator and a schoolteacher, died Sunday of a stroke in ...



Lacrosse, football coach Chris Deeks dies  Newsday

Chris Deeks' lifelong motto was "leave a footprint." He left his through sports. "He was a very generous, loving, giving, and kind person who touched many lives," ...



Donald Bain, Widely Read Author (but Not by That Name), Dies at 82  New York Times

Donald Bain, the pseudonymous author of the “Murder, She Wrote” novels, Margaret Truman's “Capital Crimes” mysteries and “Coffee, Tea or Me?,” the ...



Nassau: LI mock-trial champs  Newsday

William Floyd High School, once again, is the mock trial champ of Long Island. A 15-student team from the Mastic Beach school beat Our Lady of Mercy ...



Memorial Day events on Long Island  Newsday

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Obituary: ​Marilyn E. Finnerty, Longtime Massapequa Park Resident, Dies at 91  Patch.com

Obituary: ​Marilyn E. Finnerty - Massapequa, NY - Visitation will take place on Monday and Tuesday.



Nassau: Hewlett H.S., Great Neck South place 2nd in Protein Modeling Challenge  Newsday

Three students from The Stony Brook School took top honors in the 2014 Protein Modeling Challenge at Stony Brook University. Zhejian Chen, Hyunseok Park ...



Memorial Day parades, events on Long Island  Newsday

Here's a list of Memorial Day parades and other events happening across Long Island on Sunday, May 25 and Monday, May 26. SUNDAY, MAY 25 ...



Meeting Cousin Brucie again, after 50 years  Newsday

I was 15 the first time I met rock and roll radio icon Bruce Morrow, the popular DJ better known as Cousin Brucie. He had an energetic, gravely voice that imbued ...



Dennis Peron, Early Medical Marijuana Advocate, Dies at 71  New York Times

Dennis Peron, who openly dealt marijuana from a “supermarket” in San Francisco in the 1970s before leading a successful campaign to legalize it for medical ...



Hofstra grad who became dean dies at 75  Newsday

David Christman of Merrick, who over nearly four decades as a Hofstra University dean pushed the bounds of the traditional classroom, has died. He was 75.



Long Island salutatorians 2016: Plainedge to Wyandanch  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2016 salutatorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Plainedge to Wyandanch. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.



36 confirmed cases of LI schools cheating on state tests over past decade  Newsday

Three dozen complaints of cheating on state tests in Long Island schools have been substantiated by investigators during the past decade, according to records ...



Upcoming reunions: schools, other events  Newsday

BRENTWOOD ROSS HIGH SCHOOL '79. A 35-year reunion weekend is planned for July 18, 19 and 20; Friday meet-and-greet at the Dublin Deck, Patchogue; ...



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