1. As a way to stop cyberbullying, Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently signed the Dignity for All Students Act into law. Read more here.
2. Many businesses are closing its doors due to the economy. Merrick's King's Foot Spa recently shuttered, leaving another vacancy in the community. Read more here.
3. The Long Island International Film Expo started at the Bellmore Movie Theater on Thursday. Check out the schedule of the festival's film screenings here.
4. Merrick's Swirlz World will have its official grand opening at 10:30 a.m., so go out and get some frozen yogurt!
5. Does your teen enjoy video games? If so, why not take them to the North Bellmore Library so they can learn how to make their own? The class is free and will begin at 2 p.m.