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Baldwin students tend to garden to learn about plants

Elementary school students in Baldwin are digging in the dirt this fall, but not just during their recess. The young “citizen scientists” are tending to their school’s gardens …

Baldwin church welcomes new pastor

As pandemic restrictions lift, the First Presbyterian Church of Baldwin on St. Luke’s Place is resuming in-person services with a new face in the pulpit. The congregation welcomed a new …

Honoring veterans in Baldwin amid different circumstances

A group of people gathered in the Baldwin American Legion Post 246 on Nov. 11 to pay tribute to the men and women who have served the country. “We pause to remember, this Veterans Day, the …

Town officials expand virus testing

For the next few weeks, essential workers can be tested for coronavirus for free, thanks to a new initiative launched by Town of Hempstead officials in collaboration with Northwell Health. More …

Restaurants prepare for the winter

As colder weather creeps in and winter approaches, Baldwin restaurants, which may no longer be able to serve patrons outdoors, are preparing and winterizing. Kitty O’Hara’s, on …

Griffin wins a second term representing Assembly District 21

After a tight race, Judy Griffin has won a second term representing Assembly District 21. Griffin, a Democrat from Rockville Centre, defeated Republican challenger Patricia Canzoneri-Fitzpatrick, …

Editorial

Remember to shop locally this holiday season

Thanksgiving is only a week away, and the December holidays are fast approaching. We’re supposed to be making plans to shop in our local downtowns or at the malls, but because of the coronavirus pandemic . . .

Guest Column

Facilitating transitions for children on the autism spectrum

As any parent knows, transitions can often be difficult. This is one topic that arises repeatedly in parent education. For some individuals on the autism spectrum, everyday transitions may be quite …