Development Of Jericho Shelter Halted

A Nassau County judge has temporarily halted plans for a homeless shelter at the former site of the Hampton Inn on Jericho Turnpike in...

Local School Adds Holocaust Memoir By Syosset Resident To Curriculum

Holocaust education is mandatory in New York State, but one local writer wants Nassau County schools to use his father’s incredible story from World...

Town Of Oyster Bay Prepares For A Different Winter

Tough decisions have to be made. Some people will be happy, while others will be disappointed. However, Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino is...

Grappling With Dementia On World Alzheimer’s Day

Sept. 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day, an annual event that recognizes the struggle those diagnosed with it and their loved ones have in dealing...

Synagogues Prepare For Unusual High Holy Day Season

The High Holy Days are rapidly approaching. The sound of the shofar—a ram’s horn—will return once again. However, the long, still sound might be...

Time To Be A Hero

The text message awakened Darren Pittman at 4:20 a.m. on Nov. 9, 2019. It disturbed the Glen Cove police officer, coming from a friend...

Drucker Hosts: ‘All-Hazard Preparedness: Are You Ready?’ Zoom Webinar

Amidst a hurricane season that meteorologists predict could produce a record-setting number of named storms, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview)...

Plainview Hospital Recognized For Outstanding Stroke, Type 2 Diabetes Care

Plainview Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s...

One-On-One With Laura Curran

BY EMILY SAUCHELLI Over the past five months, Nassau County has gone through some majors shifts. Whether it be the COVID-19 pandemic changing how our...

Outages Lead To Outrage

Who can forget Sandy? Though the moniker “Superstorm” was not official, its effects were outsized. For the record, the National Hurricane Center dubbed it “Post-Tropical Cyclone...