14 hrs ago
North Shore Benefit Concert Raises $25K for Typhoon Victims
Organizers say this week's benefit concert for victims of Typhoon Yolanda, also known as Typhoon Haiyan, in The Philippines raised more than $25,000 for relief efforts.
23 hrs ago
Newly Constructed, 201-Room Holiday Inn Hotel Opens at JFK Airport
GREAT NECK, N.Y. a' M&R Hotel Management today announced the opening of the Holiday Inn New York - JFK Airport, a new, 201-room, full-service hotel at the intersection of Brookville and Rockaway boulevards in Jamaica, N.Y., just east of John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Photo: Lions Club Holds Annual Dinner Dance
The Little Neck Douglaston Lions Club held its annual dinner dance on Nov. 24 at Leonard's of Great Neck.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Local Historian's 'Grave Situation'
Howard Kroplick was just settling in to his new position as North Hempstead's town historian in April of 2012 when a phone call from a resident who found an old headstone led him into a comprehensive study of all 28 cemeteries within Kroplick, an East Hills resident for 29 years, serves in the unpaid role as an advisor to the North Hempstead board, ... (more)
The Real Deal
Sam Chang snags Midtown West lot for $30M-plus
Veteran hotel developer Sam Chang is in contract to purchase a 10,000-square-foot Midtown West parking lot for north of $30 million, The Real Deal has learned.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Pedestrian seriously hurt in Great Neck accident
Nassau County police investigate at a site on Route 25A in Great Neck where a pedestrian was struck and injured, police said.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Avoid These Off-Site Work Party Mistakes
For startup businesses with a lot on their holiday plates, throwing an office party can be the thing that causes everything to slide into their laps.
Breast-Density Changes May Be Tied to Cancer Risk: Study
Breast cancer risk in women may be tied to the rate at which their breast-tissue density changes as they age, a new study suggests.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
TV group looks for female hunters
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Benefit Concert for Typhoon Victims
"Classic Night At The Landmark," a benefit concert for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines, will be held Saturday, Dec. 7. The event, organized largely by Port Washington residents, will take place at Landmark on Main Street in Port Washington at 7:30 p.m. Headlining the event are acclaimed pianist and frequent guest soloist Martin ... (more)
Religion News Service
Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson to be Installed as Temple Emanu-El's New Senior Rabbi
Rabbi Davidson succeeded Rabbi David Posner on July 1. Speakers at the Installation will include Rabbi Jerome K. Davidson, Senior Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Beth-El ; Senior Rabbi Peter J. Rubinstein of Central Synagogue, Rabbi Dr. Norman J. Cohen of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion , Senior Rabbi Emeritus Dr. David M. Posner , ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
EHotelier Global Hospitality News
PATA has appointed Mr Bo Wu as Regional Director-China, effective 30 December 2013.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Great Neck Record
Editorial: A Renovated Library At Last
It has been many more years than I like to think about, a long time since Great Neck first realized we need a more modern, updated library.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Great Neck Record
State High School Honor Concert Band Winners
Four students from North High and South High Schools have been accepted to perform in the New York State Band Directors Association High School Honor Concert Band, to be held in Syracuse in early March 2014.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Crimes Nearby: Attempted Murder; Counterfeiting Bust
Residents from Oakland Gardens, Bellerose and Great Neck were among 19 people arrested in a trademark counterfeit ring bust, the Queens district attorney said.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
North Hempstead town clerk returns portrait to artist
A portrait of Leslie Gross, the outgoing North Hempstead Town Clerk, will be returned to the artist who gifted it to her in 2010 since Gross lost her re-election bid.
Winter Films at Great Neck Arts Center
Film lovers take note. The Winter Film Series at the Great Neck Arts Center is previewing new independent films and studio releases, followed by Q&As with filmmakers and industry professionals.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Town Board Pay Increase Debate; Wurzel Dies
Proposed Pay Hike Spikes Tensions at Town Board Meeting : During election season nothing was heard publicly in the Town of North Hempstead regarding a pay raise - but with the election now behind them they're talking about it now.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Five Towns Firefighters Assist at North Shore Brush Fire
Five Towns firefighters assisted North Shore first responders this past weekend as they battled a brush fire that erupted in Kings Point.