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BREAKING NEWS: Gov. Cuomo reports single-deadliest 24 hours of Covid-19 pandemic


Former Freeport fire captain dies from coronavirus

Christopher Loche, 49, of Amityville, died on March 25 from the coronavirus.  He was a member and former-Captain of Truck Co. #1 for the Freeport Fire Department. He was …

Heralds seek 2020 summer interns

Herald Community Newspapers is seeking 2020 and summer interns for our 18 community-based publications that stretch across Nassau County’s South Shore, from Valley Stream to Seaford, and Long …

Freeport Task Force, first responders at the forefront of the pandemic

As the COVID-19 virus pandemic continues into April, Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy and members of the village’s Coronavirus Task Force have worked closely together to ensure that the …

Freeport Schools promote mental health amid pandemic

With schools scheduled to remain closed until April 15, Freeport Public Schools Superintendent Kishore Kuncham said the district would be revamping its website to include links to mental health …

Editorial

Governor Cuomo, Main Street needs a hand

Covid-19 has completely changed the way we all live. But along with worrying about keeping themselves and their families healthy, thousands of small business owners across New York state are losing sleep over . . .

Editorial

Save a life — give blood, especially now

The American Red Cross is urging healthy, eligible people who are feeling well to give blood or platelets to help maintain a sufficient blood supply and prevent shortages as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

Alfonse D'Amato

Let’s work together to defeat the coronavirus

How often do we hear that the most important thing in life is good health? That truth has been driven home by the coronavirus . . .