- The MTA Long Island Rail Road will be adding additional trains to its schedule this Friday afternoon to deal with the anticipated Labor Day rush. Get the details by clicking here.
- The Bellmore Lions Club will be hosting its annual Labor Day Flea Market this upcoming Labor Day weekend. Click here to find out when and where it's taking place.
- Two Merrick residents won big in a recent New York State Lottery drawing. Find out who the lucky winners are and how much dough they pulled in by clicking here.
- The North and Central Merrick Civic Association recently awarded its 2012 Community Service Scholarships to two Merrick teens in honor of their many hours of selfless community service. Get the details by clicking here.
- An officer from the Nassau County Police Department's First Precinct delivered crime prevention tips to residents at a joint meeting of the North Bellmore and North and Central Merrick Civic Associations this week. Find out how to keep you and your property safe by clicking here.
About this column: If nothing else, take with you this daily guide to what's happening, and what's news in Bellmore and Merrick.