'We will miss him greatly'

Hundreds gather at St. Raymond's Church for Lynbrook Mayor William Hendrick's funeral

Mayor William Hendrick died of complications from a heart attack on Oct. 11. He was 64. On Monday, firefighters, police officers, elected officials, the Lynbrook board of trustees and hundreds of residents attended his funeral.

Police: Queens man arrested after drug overdose investigation

Nassau police said a Queens man was arrested in Valley Stream on Oct. 17 and charged with drug possession in connection with a prior, non-fatal drug overdose case.

Valley Stream man charged in two Lawrence burglaries

A Valley Stream man was arrested by Nassau County Fourth Squad detectives for burglaries of a Lawrence eatery on Aug. 30 and Sept. 4.

Election 2017

Incumbent Santino faces Democrat Gillen for town supervisor

Incumbent Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino, a Republican, faces a challenge this year by Democrat Laura Gillen, who is an attorney.

National Hispanic Heritage Month

'Puerto Ricans are Americans, too'

Part 3 in a Hispanic Heritage Month mini-series. When William Miranda II could not communicate with his relatives in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria tore across the island — leaving 3.4 million people without electricity or running water — he sprang into action.

Randi Kreiss

Breast cancer in the age of Donald Trump

The great majority of women survive breast cancer. That’s what I’m thinking as Breast Cancer Awareness Month commences. I am reminding myself and other survivors that, despite the dreaded diagnosis and difficult treatment . . .