Cardboard boats set sail and make a splash

Family and friends came together to race cardboard contraptions and share a laugh at the Baldwin boat ramps last Sunday.

Family thanks cops who helped deliver baby

Nassau County first responders reunited with the newborn child and family they helped deliver this week.

Police looking for man who robbed a 7-Eleven

The Nassau County Police Department is searching for a man they say robbed a 7-Eleven last week.

The fate of two Town of Hempstead homes

Two houses in disrepair in the Town of Hempstead were deemed unsafe to live in for violating town code during a Town of Hempstead’s board meeting on September 7.

Three students earn NYSSMA’s top honor

The Baldwin High School’s Fine and Performing Arts Department is starting off their school year on a high note because of three talented students.

Op-Ed

Will there be more canings in the Senate chamber?

In the mid-1800s, there were scorching debates taking place in the U.S. Congress between politicians in the North, who opposed slavery, and those in the South, who favored the institution.

Randi Kreiss

From the queen to the U.S. jester-in-chief

When I learned that Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago desk looks a lot like my Aunt Maddie’s, I wasn’t surprised.

Editorial

Schools are right to resurrect the snow day

Journalist and bestselling author Susan Orlean once described a snow day as “literally and figuratively” something that “falls from the sky — unbidden — and seems like a thing of wonder.”

Op-Ed

Who and what would Trump run against in 2024?

The likelihood that former President Donald Trump will run again in 2024 seems to increase by the day. Unless the Mar-a-Lago raid turns up something that leads to a criminal indictment . . .