Stop & Shop to buy King Kullen grocery chain

Stop & Shop, the regional chain of more than 400 supermarkets, has agreed to acquire King Kullen, one of Long Island’s oldest chains of food retailers.

New officers for Baldwin Fire Department

The Baldwin Fire Department recently installed its new officers for 2019. They will support newly installed Chief of Department Peter Ortiz. Lee Streithorst was named first deputy chief, Timothy …

Baldwin serves early notice

It’s a little like Bezos hitting the Lotto. When reigning AA-II champion Baldwin welcomed senior transfer Tavin Pierre-Philippe to its hoops squad, the already high-octane Bruins became supercharged – putting all of AA on immediate notice by rolling to a brace of summer-league titles.

An afternoon at a Long Island gun show

Final article in a series. At a gun show in Centereach in August, a table at the front entrance was full of “zombie bats” — baseball bats studded with long nails or wrapped in …

Town of Hempstead recognizes the activism of Eileen Napolitano

Eileen Napolitano wears many hats. Whether it’s her involvement in the East Meadow School District, her efforts in the fight against opioids or her commitment to helping local veterans, she is …


With Amazon on the way, let’s rethink housing

With news that Amazon’s second headquarters is coming to Long Island City, Queens, bringing with it 50,000 new jobs, the Island is poised for a housing renaissance, but in order for that to happen, residents must be open to change.


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