The Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown public school districts will be among those tasked this fall with incorporating age-appropriate mental health education into the curriculum for all grades.
Friends, family members and Wantagh High School wrestlers showed up in strength at the Board of Education planning meeting last week to voice their opinions about a proposal to ban middle-school athletes from joining high school sports teams.
Allison Prete did a lot of community service throughout her middle and high school career. None was as meaningful, however, as what the recent Seaford High School graduate did on March 20.
The Town of Hempstead Veterans Job Fair welcomed local businesses, veterans, and job seekers to an afternoon packed with employment opportunities at Levittown Hall in Hicksville last week.
Doctors and other officials at Nassau University Medical Center and South Nassau Communities Hospital say there has been a recent explosion of disease-borne ticks on Long Island.
A Wantagh woman has been indicted in Queens on charges of official misconduct for allegedly receiving “rewards” and “gratuities” while working as a Port Authority officer at JFK Airport.
Before retiring from the Seaford Public Library Board of Trustees at the age of 84, Stephen Gaughran taught computer skills to the library staff, such as using Microsoft Excel to keep track of circulation and inventory statistics.
In a unique partnership with LIU Post, the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh will become a training center for veterinary college students, who will treat cats and dogs in residence at the shelter under the supervision of leading doctors and professors in the field.
Peter Ruffner was sworn in to a 5-year term as President of the Seaford Library Board and the board unanimously voted in a new slate of officers, at the Library’s board of trustees annual reorganizational meeting held on Monday, July 16.
Just three months into John Mikulin’s tenure representing the State Assembly’s 17th District, James Coll, 45, of Seaford, announced that he would be challenging him for the seat this fall.
Does the latest sexist outrage mean we have to start burning our bras again?
We’re hearing a lot lately from a couple of former FBI officials who both claim to have held the highest moral ground in their respective public careers. Neither one of them measures up . . .