Breaking News from Lawrence

Find the latest Lawrence News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Marketing wholesome foods at good value

Under VAAD of Five Towns 1274 Peninsula Blvd., Hewlett (516) 837-8377 Residents of the Five Towns and surrounding South Shore communities have been known to travel to Brooklyn and Queens for affordable pricing on healthy kosher groceries. Keneret Fresh Market, which opened in Hewlett in September, p


Mustaches for Kids wraps annual fundraiser

Mustaches for Kids kicked off its annual fundraiser on Sept. 30 for children with cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and the month-long initiative culminated with the 'Stache Bash at the Long Beach Hotel on Nov. 4. Mustaches for Kids is a volunteer-run, national organization that supp


Exciting times, looking ahead to winter

As the temperature begins to drop, excitement and spirits remain high at Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns Academy High School! During the first full month of classes following the Sukkot break, students celebrated many wins by a variety of teams; the Torah Bowl team, chess team and debate team all e


SKA students inducted into honor society

Nearly 50 Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls senior and juniors were inducted into the Re'ut Chapter of the National Honor Society at a ceremony held in the auditorium of the Hewlett Bay Park school on Nov. 1. Students earned the honor based on their scholarship, leadership abilities, character


Village employees learn how to stop the bleeding

"Do you want to have a deep laceration, or do you want to have a gunshot wound?" Allison Anderson, injury prevention coordinator for South Nassau Communities Hospital's trauma department, asked Rockville Centre Mayor Francis Murray. "I'll take a gunshot wound," Murray, after quickly considering a qu


The beloved reindeer celebrates the season

The beloved TV classic soars off the screen and onto the stage just in time for the holiday season. All the iconic characters come to life in this fast-paced musical adaptation: Santa and Mrs. Claus, Hermey the Elf, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster, Clarice, Yukon Cornelius and, of course, Rudolph


City installing cameras at LIRR

City workers installed on Monday the first of a series of cameras that will be added to Long Beach's Long Island Rail Road station to enhance security. About 20 cameras will be installed, City Council Vice President Anthony Eramo said at a news conference that day. The effort is part of a 10-year pl


Glittery charms at the Cradle of Aviation Museum

Now that we've polished off the turkey, the festive season is clearly in focus. To kick things off, the Festival of Trees returns to Museum Row in Garden City with the latest edition of its popular spectacle this weekend. Artisans, local entertainers, volunteers and visitors will gather at Cradle


Annie's Culinary Corner: Prelude to a feast

Lots of folks probably have their holiday meals already planned, and families expect those traditional comfort dishes to be on the table. Every season, however, I simply must try some new dishes to offer along with the old favorites. These two make-ahead appetizers, served together, are a delicious


DHHS Reports Data Security Incident

RALEIGH - The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services is notifying the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights and affected individuals of a recent incident in which a spreadsheet containing personal information was sent in error to a vendor in an unencrypted email.

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Column: The great pumpkin pie backlash

At many Thanksgiving celebrations yesterday the table was laden with turkey, cranberries, pumpkin pie and a regional disagreement on whether it is stuffing versus dressing. However, the disagreement about Thanksgiving itself dates back to the Civil War. That would be the War Between the States. Sout

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

RC unemployment rate is 5.3%

Raleigh, N.C. - Unemployment rates (not seasonally adjusted) decreased in 99 of North Carolina's counties in September and remained unchanged in one. Rutherford County saw a decrease from August's unemployment rate of 6.2% percent to 5.3% for September. Polk County has an unemployment rate of 3.3% w

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Support your local news source

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. - RC Catalyst is mainly run by volunteers who want to make our county a better place. We are not afraid to write stories that challenge the way RC has always done things. The news media has an obligation to be a fact checker, a balance on government power, and a center of inf

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Five things to do this weekend (Nov. 24-26)

Add digital to current active Sunday - Friday print subscription 1. Listen to the tunes playing at The Grind Cafe and Coffeehouse this weekend. The Harris Brothers will play at the coffeehouse tonight at 6:30 p.m. The Grind is located at 136 W. Union St. 2. Catch a concert at Brown Mountain Bottlew

MORGANTON NEWS HERALD - 2017-11-24 20:43:00

Spartanburg Co. family out of home after Thanksgiving Day fire

CHESNEE, S.C. (WSPA) - A family of nine has been displaced after a fire on Thanksgiving Day. The Red Cross says it's helping the Chesnee family, including six children and three adults, whose home was damaged in a fire. Chesnee Fire Department responded to the fire on Woods Farm Road, according to t

WSPA.COM - 2017-11-24 15:22:14

Red Cross helps Upstate family of 9 displaced by Thanksgiving Da - FOX Carolina 21

The American Red Cross said a Chesnee family of nine was displaced by a house fire on Thanksgiving. The disaster relief agency said the home on Woods Farm Road was damaged by a fire Thursday night. Three adults and six children were displaced The Chesnee Fire Department responded to the blaze. The

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 15:38:00

Moped is the loser in intersection crash

RUTHERFORDTON - A moped and its rider were the loser in this Charlotte Road/Hwy 74A intersection earlier this week. We are using this unfortunate incident to remind people that motorcycles, bicycles, and even slow moving mopeds have the right to use the road. Many drivers do not know or acknowledge

RCCATALYST.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Man critical after East Oakland shooting

OAKLAND - A man was in critical condition after being shot multiple times in East Oakland Friday morning, police said. No information was released about the victim. The shooting happened about 4:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of 62nd Avenue. The man was apparently confronted on the street by someone and

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:58:36

Shop in Oakland during 'Plaid Friday Weekend'

OAKLAND, Calif. (BCN) - Many Oakland businesses are hoping that shoppers will stay out of the Big Box stores and shop locally in what the city has designated "Plaid Friday Weekend." More than 200 retailers and other businesses are participating, giving shoppers an option to big-box retail stores a

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-24 13:20:00

Everything Ebenezer: Fairfield man plays Scrooge in Oakland Temple Hill musical

Chris Pedersen is pictured from the 2016 production of "Scrooge." FAIRFIELD - Solano County theater-goers know Chris Pedersen from Fairfield Civic Theatre and Solano College Theatre productions. He took home an Arty award in 2000 for his portrayal of Colonel Pickering in "My Fair Lady." Pedersen ret

DAILY REPUBLIC - 2017-11-24 11:44:25