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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
1950.

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Nassau County 7-Eleven Robbed At Gunpoint, Police Say  New Hyde Park, NY Patch

STEWART MANOR, NY — Police are searching for a masked man who robbed a 7-Eleven store at gunpoint in Stewart Manor and made off with cash.



Sewanhaka Central High School District Classes Of 2019 Graduate  New Hyde Park, NY Patch

Sewanhaka Classes Of 2019 Graduate - New Hyde Park, NY - Six high schools in the Sewanhaka Central High School District featured 2019 graduating ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

The Franklin Square student accused of threatening his high school on Snapchat was released to probation Wednesday and ordered to stay away from a school ...



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.



Pop culture highlighted at Sewanha-Con - School News  The Island Now

More than 100 students in the Sewanhaka Central High School District joined together for the sixth annual Sewanha-Con event at Sewanhaka High School on ...



Sewanhaka's Pantorno named Coca Cola Educator of Distinction - School News  The Island Now

Congratulations to Sewanhaka High School teacher Ms. Rachel Pantorno on being given a Coca Cola Educator of Distinction Award for Exemplary Dedication ...



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 ...



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 ...



Robert Thomas Best  Suffolk Times

Robert T. Best passed away peacefully surrounded by his loved ones July 24, 2019, in Spring Hill, Fla., where he and his wife lived. He was 87 years old.



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, ...



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 football camp  Newsday

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



First-Place oratory win for Sewanhaka's Bossous - Community News  The Island Now

Sewanhaka High School's Joel Bossous Jr. competed in the Theodore Roosevelt Oratorical competition and placed first. This competition is open to all Nassau ...



H2M acquires architect firm  Long Island Business News

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



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, ...



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.



State rating of schools and districts  Newsday

Comprehensive Support and Improvement, or CSI: These schools rank in the bottom 5 percent statewide, based on student test scores and other criteria, and ...



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 ...



Florence Lisanti, New Hyde Park leader, dies at 91  Newsday

She grew up in a cold-water flat in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, a building her grandmother had purchased to provide for her extended family after her own ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Sewanhaka hosts FIRST Robotics Tournament - Community News  The Island Now

Sewanhaka Central High School District hosted the FIRST Tech Challenge RELIC RECOVERY Qualifying Tournament in the Sewanhaka High School's new ...



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 ...



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.



Should Immigration Be Part of High School Curricula?  VICE

State curricula tend to place more emphasis on the experiences of families who entered Ellis Island in the early 1900s than those crossing into Arizona or fleeing ...



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.



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



Harvard Club of LI honors Herricks, Sewanhaka teachers - Manhasset Times  The Island Now

By Jessica Chin. One teacher had him challenge the minds of the mathematicians Euler and Fermat in middle school. The other had an entire class excited ...



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 ...



Sewanhaka students chef it up - Community News  The Island Now

Nine Sewanhaka High School students, comprised of two teams, participated in a Junior Iron Chef competition sponsored by Whole Foods in collaboration with ...



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 ...



One million recyclables collected to support veterans - News  The Island Now

Channel surfing his television in 2010, then 11-year-old J.P. Iacona happened upon a public access broadcast of the Village of Mineola Board of Trustees.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



LI salutatorians 2018: Paul D. Schreiber to Wyandanch  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2018 salutatorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Paul D. Schreiber to Wyandanch.



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 ...



Students Intern With Breast Cancer Coalition  greatneckrecord.com

Local officials presented citations to the students, as a way of saying congratulations. While some teenagers ended their carefree summer on the beach, ...



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 ...



Make A Film helps kids cope with ailments  Newsday

Tiffany Sopp was born with one lung and a single-ventricle heart -- medical problems that make it difficult for her to climb stairs and navigate her way through ...



LI student teams 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 ...



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," ...



Fairgrieve teaching law from the bench in final term - Williston Times  The Island Now

Sitting on the bench before a crowded room 280 at Nassau County District Court on a Friday morning, Judge Scott Fairgrieve listens carefully, chin in hand, ...



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.



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, ...



Ward Melville Among 100 High Schools With Best Teachers in NY  Patch.com

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



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.



Long Island's class of 2016  Newsday

Long Island has 39,910 high school seniors preparing to graduate in the coming weeks. Select a school from the list below to see the senior class there and to ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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: 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 ...



Nassau County High School Football Scoreboard  Patch.com

Nassau County High School Football Scoreboard - Levittown, NY - See who's playing this weekend and then stick around for live scores from around the county.



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

Died: April 8, 2017. Visitation: Monday, April 10 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, April 11 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Massapequa ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



LI salutatorians 2017: Roslyn to Wyandanch  Newsday

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



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 ...



What happens when everyone in the room is a valedictorian?  Newsday

What happens when the smartest person in the room is every person in the room? Eighty of Long Island's valedictorians from the class of 2017 ...



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.



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 ...



Mangano Announces 2016 Nassau County H.S. Athletics Hall Of Fame Inductees  LongIsland.com

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today joined with Nassau County Public High School Athletic Association in announcing the establishment of a ...



Memorial Day events on Long Island  Newsday

TODAYCENTEREACHPARADE AND *SERVICE*. Begins at 1 p.m. at the corner of Middle Country and Henry roads, ends at VFW Hall Post 4927 on Horseblock ...



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.



Upcoming reunions: schools, other events  Newsday

BAYPORT/BLUE POINT ALUMNI. A reunion luncheon is 12:30-4:30 p.m. July 10 at The Mediterranean Manor, 303 E. Main St., Patchogue. Graduates and ...



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 ...



Nassau girls soccer awards dinner  Newsday

Photos from the Nassau County girls soccer awards dinner.



Al Oerter, Olympic Discus Champion, Is Dead at 71  New York Times

Al Oerter was a discus thrower who became the first modern track and field athlete to win four consecutive Olympic titles in one event.



Nassau: Green-clean-driving idea  Newsday

A team of Locust Valley fifth-graders has reached the national level of a prestigious science competition for proposing a filtration device that removes carbon ...



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