Seaford-based Long Island Broncos introduce non-contact football

Citing a nationwide decline in youth football participation, the Long Island Broncos has announced that it will phase out full-contact football for children ages 5 to 7 by 2020.

Wantagh knockout artist inducted into New York State Boxing Hall of Fame

On April 29, former Wantagh resident Charley Norkus II was inducted into the New York State Boxing Hall of Fame 22 years after his death.

Wantagh's Mandalay Elementary School celebrates STEAM

Mandalay Elementary School students and their families had a night filled with science, technology, engineering, arts and math activities on April 24.

Truck fire temporarily closes Sunrise Highway near Wantagh Parkway

The Wantagh Fire Department extinguished a tractor-trailer fire on May 14 minutes before sunrise on Sunrise Highway near the Wantagh State Parkway.

Fire engulfs roof at 7-11 on Sandhill Road in Wantagh

About 125 firefighters — including 75 from Wantagh — responded to a fully-engulfed fire at the 7-11 on Sandhill Road in Wantagh early this morning, bringing the raging blaze under control in just over an hour.

Randi Kreiss

Nipping sexism in the bud, all over again

Does the latest sexist outrage mean we have to start burning our bras again?

Scott Brinton

Nutrition 101, or how to save the planet

In my two and a half decades of writing on the environment and pondering solutions to the pressing sustainability issues that our planet — and civilization — face, I never imagined that the answer to reversing our destructive course might lie in nutrition education.