Crime Watch

Massive heroin and cocaine ring busted

Thirty-one people, including suspects from West Hempstead, Valley Stream and Elmont, were indicted on July 14 in one of Nassau County’s largest drug busts in history, according to District Attorney Madeline Singas.

Opinions

Letters to the Editor: East Rockaway, Lynbrook

Using the park is a nice startTo the Editor:It was good to read about the many and varied events scheduled for Memorial Park in East Rockaway this summer. The park is a great resource for the …

News

Terror in Nice

July 14, 2016: Before the horror unfolded, it was a joyous Bastille Day in France, and the citizens of Nice, a seaside resort town on the French Riviera, were celebrating the occasion with a parade and a …

Opinions

Letters to the Editor: East Rockaway, Lynbrook

Using the park is a nice startTo the Editor:It was good to read about the many and varied events scheduled for Memorial Park in East Rockaway this summer. The park is a great resource for the …

Valley Stream Scouts register with Hempstead’s child safety program

Boy Scouts with Valley Stream Troop 109 had the opportunity to register with the Town of Hempstead’s Child Safety I.D. Program at the Scouts’ camporee at the Village Green on June 11.

Crime Watch

East Rockaway resident chases man who stole shotgun

An East Rockaway man chased a suspected thief after hearing a car alarm outside his home, helping to lead Nassau County police to the man, who had allegedly stolen a shotgun and a bulletproof vest from a parked vehicle in Lynbrook.

Long Island Ducks win 40, earn first-half title

It was a memorable first half of the Atlantic League baseball season for the Long Island Ducks, who after a sluggish 1-6 start clinched the Liberty Division title for a guaranteed playoff spot and set a single-game attendance record on consecutive nights.

Riesterer’s celebrates their 85th year

Just saying the words, “free cake” is enough to make anybody some new friends. When the person saying that, however, is the owner of West Hempstead’s famed Riesterer’s Bakery, they’re bound to get attention in droves.

Obituary: Howard “Dorian” Friedman

Howard “Dorian” Friedman, of Oceanside, died on June 15, of cancer. He was born on April 8, 1944, and raised in Oceanside. He is a graduate of Oceanside High School, and the University of Toledo. …

The Week Ahead

Listen to the sounds of “X-Session” one of Long Island's premier cover bands, on Sat., July 23, 8 p.m. Featuring Rock and Roll of the ages. Greis Park, Wilson St. Lynbrook. For more info, visit …

The Week Ahead

Mon., July 25, 6-10 p.m. East Rockaway antique car show annual fundraiser, this year to benefit the L.I. chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. $3 entry per car, residents free, music, …