Pride For Youth celebrates LGBT History Month

In honor of LGBT History Month and Coming Out Day, this past Wednesday members of Pride for Youth taped blank sheets of paper to each other’s backs before writing a trait they admired on each person’s sheet.

Jordan Lobster Farms welcomes “The Donald”

There’s a new attraction at Jordan Lobster Farms on Long Island. A 20-pound lobster currently resides in his own private tank at the Island Park fish market and restaurant, enjoying plenty of …

Mumps cases continue to grow

The number of mumps cases in Nassau County appears to be growing, and health officials have said the outbreak is most apparent in Long Beach and its surrounding areas.

RVC golfer gets 2 holes-in-one

Having dealt with a sore back for weeks and hobbled by a foot injury suffered a few days before, it didn’t take long for Gregory P. Shaughnessy to second-guess his decision to join neighbor Ryan Byrne for a round at Rockville Centre Links on Aug. 27.

Verizon store clerk robbed at gunpoint in Valley Stream

Two men robbed a Verizon Wireless store on East Merrick Road on Sept. 1, according to police. According to the Nassau County Police Department, the men — black, late teens to early 20s, wearing …

Welcome to Margaritaville

Hundreds of “parrotheads” — many wearing Hawaiian shirts and tropical outfits — filled Fields 3, 4 and 5 on August 25 to host elaborate tailgate parties, raise money and to just have fun at …

East Meadow resident wins prestigious award

The New York State School Boards Association awarded two school board members with the Everett R. Dyer Award for Distinguished School Board Service on Aug. 5. One of the recipients is East Meadow …

L.B. film festival helps raise money for Surf for All

Dylan Hronec was stoked – the waves in Long Beach, generated by offshore swells during the height of hurricane season, were about to start pumping over the Labor Day weekend, and he was excited to …

Crime Watch

D.A.: Disbarred attorney accused of stealing $400K

A disbarred attorney from Bellmore was arrested and charged on Thursday with stealing more than $400,000 from an estate that he represented, according to Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas.

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