1. Kennedy High School hosted its Bucket for Breast Cancer event on Sunday. Read more about it on Bellmore Patch and Merrick Patch.
2. A third grade teacher from Meadowbrook Elementary School in East Meadow has been nominated for KJOY's Teacher of the Month award. Read more here.
3. The Bellmore Board of Education will hold its monthly meeting at 8 p.m.
4. A very special 3-year-old girl, Amanda Grace Hanlon, was named Merrick's Whiz Kid this week! Read more about the little darling here.
5. Want to learn how to curb your cravings, reduce your blood pressure or lose weight? Go to one of Sunrise Chiropractic and Wellness' Weight Loss and Health Classes at 7 p.m. in Merrick. Register for eight classes for $175.