More than 40 students and adult leaders descended upon Long Beach for the Garden City Community Church sponsored its annual Mission Trip. The group held a number of fund-raising events to pay for building materials, supplies and food. While there, they helped repair homes and a church.
Three Nassau men take to extreme exercise as they prep for the Iron Man competition next week. One of them is raising money for AsRA, which aims to preserve the wild, scenic and recreational resources of the Ausable Watershed.
This high school rock band reunited after 40 years - all in the name of charity. The Rockets, formerly of Great Neck High School teamed up to raise money for the Third Annual Katie Oppo Memorial Run/Walk, an ovarian cancer charity.
Rebecca Tolan is among the few to have a day named after her. Her heroic lifesaving acts at Atlantic Beach. The rookie lifeguard saw a swimmer being pulled out by a riptide towards a jetty and sprung into action.