Tag: Port Washington
Approximately 100 students staged a walkout at Ward Melville High School in East Setauket on March 1 in protest of its decision to introduce multi-colored, gender-neutral graduation gowns at its upcoming commencement ceremony this June. Traditionally, girls wear gold gowns and boys don green. The school’s new graduation gowns are universally green, with the high school’s emblem emblazoned on a gold stole.
The gathering provided the synagogue’s congregation the opportunity to ask questions they’ve often pondered but never sought answers to about Islam.
The former Democratic leader for the Town of North Hempstead was arrested on federal tax evasion charges Tuesday, adding to the long list of counts he is facing in Nassau County court.
Drowning Pool This Texan heavy metal band constructs hell raising anthems, with their goal being to fire up crowds in impassioned sing alongs and use...
John Edward, Pooh, Jingle Bell Bottom Ball & Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite wow NYCB Theatre at Westbury; The Ataris destroy Revolution Bar & Music Hall; Pamela Betti Band grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; America amazes The Space at Westbury; Brother Joscephus and The Love Revolution & Eileen Ivers “An Nollaig” An Irish Christmas mesmerize YMCA Boulton Center; Andy Grammer, New York Bee Gees, Daughtry Acoustic Trio & Flatbush Zombies rock The Paramount & so much more!
Justina Valentine, Oogee Wawa & That of a Lion wow Revolution Bar & Music Hall; Toni Braxton floors NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Eric Paslay rocks The Emporium; Yellowcard, Sleeping With Sirens, Sublime with Rome & Fitz & The Tantrums slay The Paramount; Three Dog Night & Steve Vai destroy The Space at Westbury; 'Undocumented' & 'Warrior: The Life of Leonard Peltier' screen at Cinema Arts Centre; Ani DiFranco mesmerizes Landmark on Main Street; Dave Mason amazes Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center; Livingston Taylor grooves YMCA Boulton Center; 'The Buddy Holly Story' captivates Suffolk Theater; & so much more!
Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.
The other 20 state Assembly members that represent Long Island all won re-election—ensuring Democrats retained their supermajority in the 150-member chamber.