A Town of Hempstead sanitation worker was crushed to death at 1:25 p.m. yesterday as the truck he was riding on backed into a parked vehicle in Wantagh.Jean MacDonald, 60, was standing on the right …
Twenty-eight villages in Nassau County, including Freeport, are suing New York state, the county and the towns of Hempstead, North Hempstead and Oyster Bay, seeking what they believe is their fair share of state sales tax revenues.
The Nassau County Homicide Squad is investigating the death of Hernan Ocampo Loaiza, 77, from Freeport. At around 7:40 a.m. on Nov. 7, Freeport Police officers arrived to the canal near South Main …
A Baldwinite is accused of supplying drugs to dealers as part of a narcotics distribution ring that operated throughout Long Island and parts of New York City, the Suffolk County District Attorney announced Nov. 8. A second Baldwin man, four Freeporters, a Rockville Centre resident and a Wantagh woman were also arrested as part of the bust, prosecutors announced.
He lost a large number of Marine comrades during the Battle of Fallujah code-named Operation Al-Fajr in Iraq in 2004. During the American Legion William Clinton Story Post 342 annual Veteran’s Day ceremony at the Freeport Recreation Center on Nov. 12, Marine Michael Panza, who served in the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines 2003-2008 in Iraq and Afghanistan, reflected of his time in the service.
The Arts Council at Freeport welcomed 30 aspiring photographers to honor their works during a reception at the Freeport Memorial Library on Nov. 8. Students from Baldwin, Long Beach and Malverne high …
Students of the Freeport Public Schools met Dr. Greg Olsen, an entrepreneur and scientist on Nov. 8 at the Freeport High School High School performing arts center. Students filed into the rows of …
While some kids showed up to just watch the tournament, others came prepared with their own Wii U Gamecube controller adapter or GameCube controller.
Freeport children ran around the Freeport Recreation Center with pumpkin shaped plastic pails filled with goodies on Halloween evening.
Her home on Whaley Street in Freeport was practically cut in half. It’s been exactly two years since Sandy Burns, 65, has seen the upstairs of her home due to her disabling Multiple sclerosis, MS, a disease, which the immune system eats away at the protective covering of nerves.
State lawmakers call it the “big ugly” — a catchall, 11th-hour package of bills that caps the annual legislative session, which runs from January to June. In the waning days of the session . . .
To me, it is magic. But actually it’s chemistry. You start with flour, water, salt and yeast . . .
If you’ve been in the market for a home on Long Island, run a business here or are a student seeking a college loan, you’ll notice that . . .
Pathways to Education Excellence
Freeport School’s highest priority is the safety, security and well being of our students at our schools. Although we have always had many safety measures in place, we have been upgrading and refining our facilities and security protocols to build a culture of security awareness for everyone.