North Shore roars: ‘We are CASA’

A year ago, the North Shore Coalition Against Substance Abuse was contained to a single room in the Glen Head Community Center. On Saturday, the organization packed a park at Tappen Beach. “It’s …

From Our Country To Yours

Sea Cliff hairdresser puts passion into every cut, dye and curl

Part three in a series.Guided by a gut feeling she couldn’t describe, Graciela Bustos decided to drive further down Sea Cliff Avenue to see what she would find. Instead of making the right or …

Time to go pumpkin picking in Sea Cliff

A towering semi obstructed the view of the field behind Sea Cliff’s United Methodist Church. Inside the truck, about 3,000 pumpkins would soon be unloaded by volunteers for the congregation’s …

Steve Israel disarms gun control with humor in Glen Head

As an eight-term U.S. Representative, Steve Israel has logged countless hours at town halls across Long Island. The former congressman, who served New York’s 3rd Congressional district from 2001 to …

New exhibit in Cold Spring Harbor highlights the 'Real Housewives of Whaling'

In 1845, Mary Brewster sailed from Connecticut on the ship, “Tiger,” to accompany her husband for a three-year-long journey on the open seas. He was a whaler. At the time her decision was …

New full-service salon adds glamour to Sea Cliff

What was once a boarded-up, out-of-business Sea Cliff dry-cleaners has been brought to life in just one year. Glamour Salon & Beauty Lounge on Glen Cove Avenue, the brainchild of Old Brookville …

North Shore senior has Heart of a Giant

Luca Marra coasted across the North Shore Viking goal line for a 57-yard touchdown, his first of the season. Before his teammates greeted him in the end zone, the senior wide-receiver took a moment …

SEIDMAN SAYS

Confessions from the ‘crepe siren’: My life as a pastry chef

I shouldn’t have had dinner before heading to Gemelli’s that night. I know that chefs who get questioned about their line of work are benevolent when it comes to sharing the flavors they create. …

Editorial

Making strides against breast cancer on L.I.

There is perhaps no disease that strikes greater fear in the hearts of women than breast cancer. It is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths, behind lung cancer, and . . .

Scott Brinton

An attorney’s scribblings became a national anthem

I had no idea. "The Star-Spangled Banner” was first written as poetry and then, soon after, set to music — an English drinking song, to be precise. Yes, the tune behind our national anthem . . .

Randi Kreiss

What you do in high school doesn’t stay in high school

If you think what you do in high school doesn’t matter, perhaps the Brett Kavanaugh hearings will change your mind. That is my message to our children and grandchildren.

Alfonse D'Amato

Trump gives the U.N. a needed wake-up call

President Trump’s speech at the U.N. last week brought into clear focus some issues that have been simmering for years. Previous presidents have hinted at this discord, but they too often did it with hollowed-out diplomatic verbiage . . .

HERALD NEIGHBORS

An apple a day brings visitors to play at Mill Neck

People from near and far crowded the grounds of Mill Neck Manor last weekend in search of tasty fall treats and festive fun at the annual Apple Festival. For over 50 years, visitors have flocked to …

HERALD NEIGHBORS

Fall fun at 5th annual Fall Fest in Glen Head

The Gold Coast Business Association held its fifth annual Fall Fest on Sunday, Sept. 30 at The First National Bank of Long Island’s Glen Head branch. Over 40 business vendors from across the North …