One Long Island-born woman is living her childhood dream of becoming an astronaut after getting into NASA’s training program. An aerospace engineer and Baldwin native, Jasmin Moghbeli, 33, was one of 12 people accepted into NASA’s 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class (the largest since 2000). This year, NASA received a record-breaking number of applications — more than 18,300.
Longtime Baldwin resident, Reginald Nicolas, 46, is making his debut on the political stage by campaigning for Laura Curran’s 5th District seat on the County Legislature, while she runs for County Executive.
Dozens of members of the Baldwin community, including students, parents and teachers, came to the high school on May 31 for the annual “In Recognition of Excellence Dinner,” honoring the achievements of Baldwin High School seniors, and the teachers who helped get them where they are.
An NYPD officer from North Baldwin was hospitalized after being dragged by a car while on duty in Brooklyn. The officer, Dalsh Veve, 35, a plain-clothes officer from the 67th Precinct was in …
State Assemblyman Charles Lavine dropped out of the race for County Executive on May 24, announcing his decision at a news conference in Garden City. Then Lavine threw his support behind County Legislator Laura Curran, a Democrat from Baldwin.
Democratic Legislator Laura Curran, of Baldwin, continued her campaign for county executive in Hewlett last week, where she blasted the numerous signs and other pieces of county property bearing the name of Ed Mangano, current county executive.
The Children’s Medical Center at Winthrop-University Hospital is pleased to announce the 20th Annual “A Cause to Celebrate,” benefitting the Child Life Program. Honoring Baldwin resident Hayden S. Wool, Esq., the highly anticipated annual event will take place on Thursday, Mar. 16 at The Garden City Hotel.
Juniors Malcolm Bell and Maggie Thibault were selected to represent Baldwin High School in the annual Most Physically Educated Student Competition.
“Women marched then to make abortion legal and safe, and we march now because we want to keep abortion legal and safe,” JoAnn Smith, the president of Planned Parenthood of Nassau County, told members of the Ethical Humanist Society of Long Island on Jan. 22, the 44th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision.
Brookside Elementary School hosted a Family STEM Night on Jan. 19, for children and their parents to enjoy working together to complete certain projects. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and that’s just what the theme of the night was.
Singles Association of Long Island, ages 25 plus. Social gathering afterwards at the Omega Diner, 1809 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park. All bowling events will be held on the last Saturday of the month except July, August, and October.