Two men found in vacant Grand Avenue business

On April 8, Nassau County police arrested two men found allegedly hiding inside a vacant Grand Avenue business. One of the men, police said, was carrying a loaded handgun. Freeporter David …

Schumer to FEMA: Halt flood plan changes

By Bridget Downes bdownes@liherald.com U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer and other elected officials are calling on the Federal Emergency Management Agency to halt a plan to revamp the National Flood …

Plastic bags to be banned in New York

Under an agreement reached as part of the state budget passed by lawmakers over the weekend, plastic bags will be banned in all New York retail stores starting in March 2020. “You drive through …

NYPD chief raises money for Baldwinite’s daughter

A New York City police chief is raising money for the daughter of Baldwinite Det. Dalsh Veve, who was seriously injured two years ago on the job. On March 26, NYPD Chief of Patrol Rodney Harrison …

Baldwin establishes lofty goals

Despite winning seven of its nine Conference IV games a year ago, Baldwin fell just short of qualifying for the Nassau Class A girls’ lacrosse playoffs.

Op-Ed

Catholics must speak up to end abuse

When I see stories of sexual abuse by clergy members, I’m often angry with many people. Mostly, I’m angry with those who allowed the abuse to go on uninterrupted for years . . .

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