U.S. Rep. Peter King, a Republican from Seaford, has attended every presidential inauguration since Richard Nixon was sworn in for his second term in 1973. But this week, King said that he expected …
A box-truck driver died in a blaze after he crashed into a guardrail on Sunrise Highway and parked cars at the Wantagh Long Island Rail Road station on Jan. 13, according to the Nassau County Police …
After phony utility workers scammed Wantagh and Seaford homeowners, Hempstead Town leaders and New York American Water officials called for residents to watch out for fake water department employees and offered local folks safety tips.
It was hard to miss the sound of beating drums in Massapequa on Saturday. Although the South Shore was hit with more than four inches of snow, Drumming for Our Veterans — an show featuring more than 60 acclaimed drummers — was held to entertain local military personnel.
As an active member of the Seaford Harbor Elementary School PTA, Melanie Schnaier, of Wantagh, advocated for the construction of an emergency access road to the grounds for years. After all, she explained, she “lived that emergency” while trying to pick up her daughter, Rachel, from a Girl Scout program held in the building.
Planned Parenthood of Nassau County’s staff and supporters said that they are concerned that the Republican-majority chambers of Congress will soon move to strip health centers affiliated with …
Wantagh Fire Department officials said that 2017 got off to a rough start for a Seaford Harbor homeowner awakened by smoke in her bedroom just after 5 a.m. on New Year’s Day. While an electrical fire severely damaged sections of her home, the resident only sustained minor injuries.
Michael Reed was a normal 14-year-old: He played the trumpet, enjoyed video games and participated in paintball. It wasn’t until he received blood work results that he realized he had a bad kidney. After being on dialysis for seven months, the Wantagh native was told he needed a kidney transplant—and he needed it quickly.
The Rules Committee of the Nassau County Legislature recently approved a contract with a New York City engineering firm to review and inspect a 110-year-old, unused water pipe that runs under Sunrise Highway as a possible conduit for treated waste from the Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant (now called the South Shore Water Reclamation Facility) to the outfall pipe at the Cedar Creek Water Pollution Control Plant on the Wantagh-Seaford border.
Seaford students joined millions of youngsters around the world last week by logging into Code.org to learn the basics of computer coding during the organization’s annual Hour of Code campaign.
The MacArthur girls’ basketball team won the second annual Kim Klein Memorial Tournament last month, which was held at the Levittown school on Dec. 8 and 10. The event honors the memory of Klein, who died in 2015 after battling breast cancer.
The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter Saturday, December 10, 2016 – Monday, May 29, 2017 Tickets to The Butterfly Conservatory, which includes general …