Saluting county vets in Eisenhower Park

Hundreds of people came out to the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park on Aug. 6 for the annual Salute to Veterans ceremony and concert.“Today we are here to say thank you to our …

Golfers hit the links for a good cause

Golfers teed it up in honor of long-time Kiwanian Steven Eisman on Monday to raise money to send underprivileged children to camp and feed needy families.

Fire department juniors feel the heat at Camp Fahrenheit 516

The heat was turned up for a pair of junior firefighters from the East Meadow Fire Department at Camp Fahrenheit 516 in Old Bethpage.

Saving NUMC, Long Island’s only safety-net hospital

The public benefit corporation running Nassau University Medical Center has suffered an operating loss of $135.6 million in 2021, an audit revealed.The audit, requested by NUMC Board Chairman Matthew …

Hitting it out of the park

After weeks of qualifying games, the 10-and-under softball team from the East Meadow Baseball and Softball Association took their shot at the New York State Little League Championship Tournament in …

Saying farewell to The Carltun

The curtains will close on The Carltun in September when owner Anthony Capetola ends the lease on the property after 27 years. Capetola, and then-partner John Tunney took over what was the …


Covid-19’s impact on education could be long-lasting

While much media coverage of the coronavirus pandemic has focused on its impact on the global economy, which was serious, there is a potentially more insidious long-term consequence . . .

Randi Kreiss

Sunday is National Senior Citizens Day

We need a National Village Elder, someone whose sole mission it is to advocate for Americans older than 65.


Now more than ever, prepare for hurricanes

Hurricane season officially started June 1, but for those of us enjoying life on Long Island and in the Northeast, our storm season starts just about … now.


Scientists grapple with the meaning of life. Why should judges?

When faced with controversial topics or questions, our first instinct is almost always to go in search of others’ opinions.