Water companies break down services in West Hempstead

Roughly 50 residents crowded the community room at the West Hempstead Public Library on March 4 for a meeting hosted by the West Hempstead Community Support Association with local water providers. …

Crime Watch

Lakeview man arrested for drug possession

Nassau County police reported the arrest of a Lakeview man on March 8, at 9:30 p.m. According to police, as part of Operation Natalie, Nassau County’s War Against Opioids, detectives were …

Schools

Tic-tac-toe hoops at Cornwell Avenue Elementary School in West Hempstead

Classes at the West Hempstead Union Free School District’s Cornwell Avenue Elementary School celebrated their fundraising efforts for the American Heart Association by taking part in Hoops for …

Schools

Shaping future politicians and leaders in West Hempstead

A tradition at the West Hempstead Union Free School District’s George Washington Intermediate School continued on Feb. 25 when State Assemblyman Ed Ra visited to educate students on local and state …

Neighbors

Long Island Breakfast Club celebrates book launch

The Long Island Breakfast Club held a special networking party at Ethical Humanist Society of Long Island in Garden City on Feb. 26. The Breakfast Club celebrated the launch of their founder’s …

Editorial

County must shed ‘most segregated’ label

U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, writing in Shelby County, Ala. v. Holder in 2013, opined that the nation had made such strides in overcoming racism since the passage of landmark civil rights legislation in the 1960s . . .

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

A Night at the Races It’s not exactly the Belmont Stakes, but residents are invited to cheer on horses during A Night at the Races at Malverne Post 44 on Saturday, March 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. …

Randi Kreiss

How well do you think you know your kids?

The operative word above is “think,” because no parent can ever know his or her child, especially during the firestorm known as adolescence.