Curran declares victory as Nassau's first female county executive

Baldwin Democrat Laura Curran pulled out a victory over Republican Jack Martins in the race for Nassau County’s highest seat on Tuesday night, withall precincts reporting, …

Celebrating all nine lives

Cat lovers of all ages gathered to support Courageous Cats, a rescue and adoption group that serves Long Island, at its Sip and See Fundraiser at Crossroads Farm in Malverne on Oct. 27. From live …

Tackling the opioid crisis

On Oct. 26, the same day President Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency, the West Hempstead Community Support Association hosted a substance-abuse forum at West …

Former West Hempstead resident shares story of abuse

The Diocese of Rockville Centre established an Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program for survivors of sexual abuse by local clergy, it announced on Oct. 16. But the effort does not …

Churches offer ‘beacon of hope’

After the Long Island Council of Churches’ executive director was ousted in September, a new group, the Long Island Alliance of Churches, has formed, officials of the group say, to serve …