Tag: Great Neck

The Great Neck Spirits: Friendship, Basketball and Angels at Work

Each Friday, a group of high school volunteers, committed coaches, and special needs athletes come together to form what is known as the Great Neck Spirits.

First Champkids Coloring & Drawing Competition a Success

Kindergarten to 12th-grade students from throughout Nassau, Suffolk and Queens turned out to compete in the first Champkids Coloring & Drawing Competition May 12 at the Long Island Children’s Museum in Garden City.

Melissa Lee: A Financial Force In The World of TV News

She spoke with the Press about growing up on Long Island, her days at Harvard University, her recent safari adventure and her second love: the stock market.

Nassau Cop Fatally Shoots Suspect in Great Neck

A Nassau County police officer shot and killed a man who authorities said was brandishing a baseball bat following a road rage incident in Great Neck on Monday morning, officials said.

Power Women of Long Island to be Honored

The program recognizes influential women in business whose achievements and involvement helped to make a difference in the communities where they work and live in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

C Suite: Anil Kapoor: At Svam, Athletes Always Welcome

Meet the CEO of Svam International, a Great Neck-based global IT and business-services provider firm.

Great Neck Comic Andy Kaufman Was The Ultimate Put-on Artist

Moon man: Audiences remain fascinated by Andy Kaufman’s story, even though it ended abruptly, in 1984, when the comic was 35.

2 Long Island Companies Fined for Using Ticket Bots

Two Long Island companies were among six ticket brokers fined $4.1 million combined for illegally purchasing and reselling hundreds of thousands of tickets to concerts and other events since 2011, authorities said.

Beatlemania Hits Great Neck With ‘Deconstructing The Beatles’ Film Series

A film series at Bow Tie Squire Cinemas in Great Neck culminates in a celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the Beatles releasing Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band.