Amid the pulsing adrenaline rush that boxer Adam Kownacki said he experiences during a match, the 28-year-old heavyweight from Melville, also known as “Babyface,” hears “a whole lot of Polish people yelling my name, screaming my name.”
Long Island Rail Road riders recently went through the first week in the long-dreaded “Summer of Hell,” but some would tell you that the hysteria — so far, at least — is all for naught.
The Long Island Film/TV Foundation and the Nassau County Film Commission presented the 20th Annual Long Island International Film Expo at the historic Bellmore Movies over the past week.
A Bellmore woman suing the U.S. Capitol police for sex discrimination was set to be deposed for a second time on Monday, after she produced new evidence that the force may have fired her improperly last year, according to court documents.
With Thursday's deadline to submit petitions to appear as a candidate for county executive on the September primary ballot passed, County Executive Ed Mangano, who is facing federal corruption charges, will not be running for a third term as a Republican.
A Queens man who involved police in a brief but a violent struggle after a traffic stop is allegedly responsible for a string of robberies on Long Island, police said.
Nassau County officials are calling for the cancellation of two concerts featuring Roger Waters at the Nassau Coliseum, saying that its operator, Nassau Events Center, would be in violation of a recently passed anti-discrimination law for letting the Pink Floyd bassist perform.
A new theater group has formed among Nassau County’s young actors.
Suicide is up 24 percent over the past 14 years, and the second leading cause of death among young people, ages 13 to 24. The news is grim. Where is the hope?
Girl Scouts of Nassau County recently presented the Gold Award, the organization’s highest honor, to Melissa Berman, of the Bellmore Association, and Emily D'Antonio and Seabrook Kilfoil-Greaves, both of the Merrick Association, during a ceremony hosted at Adelphi University.
In the previous column, we revisited online instruction, which seems to be taking hold. I explained my own reservations about not having students physically present for a course. However, this teaching methodology is picking up steam.
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.