Community News

“Trees of Love” Lighting Ceremony

 On Saturday, December 21st from 4-7 pm, Last Hope Animal Rescue will be continuing a holiday tradition begun in 1998. They will be hosting “Trees of Love” at the Last Hope Adoption Center, located at 3300 Beltagh Avenue in Wantagh. Refreshments will be served after the tree illumination ceremony and they will also have raffle […]
Community News

Wantagh Student To Display Artwork At U.S. Capitol

Athena Yao, an Advanced Placement art student at Wantagh High School, was the third-place winner in the annual 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Her acrylic work, “The Places I’ve Been,” will hang in the Honorable Kathleen Rice’s office in Washington, D.C. for the next year. Sponsored by the Congressional Art Institute, the Congressional Art Competition recognizes […]
Community News

Seaford Student Finds a Colorful Way To Give

A Seaford High School student is doing her part to brighten up the lives of hospitalized children. Sophomore Sarah Keane recently spearheaded a successful crayon collection, receiving donations from students, staff and neighbors. Sarah belongs to the Henrik Lundquist Foundation’s Young Ambassadors program, which recently called on its members to collect used and broken
Community News

Celebrating apples

            The aroma of freshly cooked apples and cinnamon wafted through Wantagh’s Forest Lake Elementary School as kindergarten students cooked applesauce from fresh apples. Using a Foley mill, each student took turns churning the wedge to separate the skin from the meat of the apple and then tasted the delicious culinary creation. During the week, […]
Parks Corner

GRUNT STYLE AIR SHOW MAJORS EXPANDS TOUR IN 2019

Thunder Over Michigan and Reno National Championship Air Races selected as expansion shows Grunt Style Air Show Majors, the air show industry’s premier tour showcasing a collection of America’s most prestigious air shows, today announced the addition of Thunder Over Michigan and Reno National Championship Air Races beginning in 2019. “Becoming a part of the