American Legion hoping to raise $20,000 for new building

Volunteers from Ben’s General Contracting Corp. busily coated the sheet rock walls with thick white compound, while owner Ben Jackson walked outside to assess and create a to do construction list …

Nassau County Girl Scout CEO retires

Adjusting her blue and green Girl Scout scarf, Donna Ceravolo, 66, Nassau County Girl Scouts CEO, smiled as she took a deep breath. Since publicly announcing her retirement, she says she hasn’t had …

Annapolis US Naval Academy Arrives in Freeport

United States Navy Tall Ships, in an annual tradition, will arrive at Long Island's famed Nautical Mile in the Village of Freeport, on Thursday, Aug 10 at 11 a.m. The Annapolis US Naval Academy will be sailing up from Maryland carrying Midshipmen cadets and officers as part of the curriculum for the Academy Squadron Training Program.

Freeport students host summer arts concert

Clad in yellow t-shirts, Freeport fourth grade violin students lightly lifted their violins to their shoulders. After three weeks of participating in the Summer Academy of the Arts, they were finally …

Photographer captivates the streets through his camera lens

The Art Alcove at the Freeport Recreation center can be overlooked by many walking through the main lobby, but this month, Freeporters are stopping by to take a look at various pieces of “Street …