Rebecca Klar

Rebecca Klar

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Gillen campaign fundraiser held night before her first town meeting

A campaign fundraiser is being held for Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen in Roslyn Harbor on Monday – the

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Herricks looks to overhaul elementary school report card system

The Herricks school district is looking to replace the current elementary school report cards with standards-based report cards. Elizabeth Guercin,

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Kupferberg Holocaust Center exhibit tells story of survivors, rescuers in small, French town

Stories of individuals who went against the odds and risked their lives to save Jews are sprinkled throughout Holocaust history.

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New Hyde Park mayor says no-parking rule protect’s village character

New Hyde Park Mayor Lawrence Montreuil said the village's rule barring parking between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. is fundamental

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Police: Sewanhaka student arrested after online threat

A Sewanhaka High School student from Franklin Square was arrested after allegedly posting a photo of himself with a gun

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New Hyde Park board amends zoning law to spur downtown development

The New Hyde Park Board of Trustees voted unanimously on Tuesday to amend zoning provisions in the industrial district to

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Williston Park eyes $6.2M budget

The Williston Park village board is eyeing a $6,228,302 tentative budget, which would be a 2.1 percent increase from the

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Driver hits two parked cars in Williston Park, witness says

A Gray Chevy driving on Willis Avenue toward Syracuse Street hit two parked cars around 8 a.m. on Friday, according

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Girl Scout Troop 1622 commemorates veterans with field of poppies

Memorial Park is filled with poppies to commemorate veterans thanks to an effort by Floral Park Girl Scout Troop No.

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Herricks’ top two head to Ivy League schools

Herricks' top two students will both be attending Ivy League schools in the fall on a pre-med track. Valedictorian Esme

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Pereira recognized by president of Portugal

Members of the Mineola Board of Trustees congratulated Deputy Mayor Paul Pereira at last Wednesday's meeting on his recent recognition

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Gillen touts administration’s transparency, finance reform in first 200 days

Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen said she’s proposing good government initiatives. Her Republican-majority board can either join her – or

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Man charged with stabbing, murdering ex at Belmont: DA

An Elmont man was arraigned on a grand jury indictment for the alleged June 17 murder of his ex-girlfriend at

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Feinstein researcher gets $1.65M grant to examine vagus nerve’s role in sepsis

A Feinstein Institute for Medical Research professor received a five-year $1.65 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for

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Floral Park remembers 11 residents lost during Sept. 11 attacks

If Michelle Bratton were alive today she would be 40. Her life was cut short 17 years ago when a

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