With mental health coming to the forefront of social issues propelled by the coronavirus pandemic, two Jewish organizations — the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC and Nafshenu Alenu — are partnering to present 13 programs to explore those issues with a focus on the Orthodox Jewish community.
The future of the Woodmere Club land remains unclear after federal court on Dec. 1 dismissed two developers’ $200 million lawsuit against the villages of Lawrence and Woodsburgh and the Town of Hempstead.
The Five Towns and surrounding communities will hold district elections for commissioner on Dec. 13.
Hewlett resident Kenneth Karcinell has met many unique people in his 80-year life and decided to self-publish the book “Characters” that tells their stories.
A $329,000 Town of Hempstead streetscape improvement project funded by federal money was completed in October and includes new light posts and stamped concrete and colored brick patterns.
Glenda Faye Dampier, often called “Gigi” by people who knew her, died on Oct. 22. She was 68.
The triangle-shaped parcel of land that makes up the Veterans Memorial Plaza at the intersection of Broadway and West Broadway in Hewlett was jam packed with people on Dec. 4
After several court hearings, the most recent on Nov. 21, Sanitary District 1 remains without a winner for commissioner between Gabriel Boxer and Gwynette Campbell.
Children crowded into Matty’s Toy Shop in Hewlett for the third annual Michael Geraldi-Ray Abear Memorial Holiday Shop with a Cop on Dec. 3, sponsored by Project Thank A Cop.
The Read to Dogs program has returned to Ogden Elementary School in the Hewlett-Woodmere School District and being on “paws” because of the coronavirus pandemic.
You’ve likely never heard the name William Jennings Bryan, as he’s not among those regularly talked about in history books. But his contribution to democracy . . .
Happily, the midterm elections are behind us. They were, at best, stressful, and overall they were ugly.
The midterm elections proved that you can’t put lipstick on a pig. Well, maybe you can try, but eventually folks will see through the cover-up.
As a result of its unprovoked war against Ukraine, Russia is losing something that has always been precious to its national pride — its position as a leader in the world’s space programs.