Neighbors

Super Bowl celebration at the Downtown

The Downtown Café in Glen Cove surged with football fans in anticipation of Super Bowl 52. The New England Patriots took on the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, which resulted in Eagles’ first-ever …

Retreat to help North Shore residents feel ‘revitalized and renewed’

While facilitating workshops at the Omega Institute retreat center in upstate Rhinebeck, Sea Cliff resident Stefanie Lipsey was inspired to bring a retreat of her own to the North Shore. …

Schools

Pillowcase preparedness at Landing

Glen Cove students at Landing School learned about emergency preparedness during a visit from the American Red Cross as part of its “Pillowcase Project.” The program began after Red Cross …

Neighbors in the News

Drop everything and read a book

Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club recently participated in Pick A Reading Partner a program designed to help children learn to have fun reading. PARP took place at the Club during the week of Jan. 22 …

Schools

Reading is a time machine

Students and faculty at Gribbin School in Glen Cove dressed for the decades in recognition of this year’s PARP theme “Travel Through Time With Books.” Each grade level dressed for a …

Editorial

New York state prioritizes gang prevention

In late October and early November, FBI agents, state troopers and Nassau County police began showing up at local parks and in secluded forests in central Nassau County — in the Roosevelt-Baldwin …

Editorial

This holiday season, give to hurricane relief

The holidays can be one of the most stressful times of year, with shopping and cooking, and more shopping and cooking. For most people it is also a joyous time of year, with precious hours spent with …

Randi Kreiss

Dear Europe: Step up. It’s payback time.

We’ve hit a rough patch in America. For the first time in memory, the eyes of the world are looking toward us with more pity than admiration. Our burnished reputation, earned through decades of …

Alfonse D'Amato

Thank Sen. Richard Shelby for Roy Moore’s defeat

A s polarized and negative as American politics has become, something happened last week that shows there’s still a reservoir of good sense in America’s political system. The U.S. Senate election …

The Merry Tree Festival comes to Glen Cove

Walking through downtown Glen Cove is especially festive this year, thanks to the 40 live, decorated Christmas trees that line the streets. Started three years ago by Glen Cove’s Public …

It’s time for Christmas!

Welcome to the season of Christmas! It’s such a wonderful time of year and probably the only time when everybody tries to get along at the dinner table. This specific season reminds everyone that …