Residents rally against high school planned for Bayside Jewish Center


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THE COURIER/Photo by Alina Suriel

Residents living near the Bayside Jewish Center rallied with state Sen. Tony Avella on Thursday against a proposed high school planned for their neighborhood.

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Bayside brothers look to ‘bee’ a spelling dynasty


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THE COURIER/Photo by Alina Suriel / File photo

Although this is his first year qualifying for the Scripps National Spelling Bee, 11-year-old Srinath Mahankali has already seen what it takes to be a winner.

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Controversial Bayside elementary school to start construction this summer


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Rendering courtesy the Department of Education 

The School Construction Authority is collecting bids to find a company to construct a controversial four-story, 468-seat elementary school in Bayside on the former Keil Brothers Garden Center and Nursery site.

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Bayside kids to tell senior citizens’ stories through documentaries


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THE COURIER/Photos by Angy Altamirano

The art of filmmaking is bridging the gap between the generations, as students at one Bayside middle school prepare to tell the real life stories of a group of local senior citizens.

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