Virginia Graziosi, DECA champ is Glen Cove High School valedictorian

Virginia Graziosi, Glen Cove High School’s 2024 valedictorian, has made waves with her impressive academic and extracurricular achievements, culminating in her acceptance to Purdue University’s …

Jaida Ciampi, Glen Cove’s salutatorian

igh School’s 2024 salutatorian; she is a vibrant and multifaceted individual who blends academic excellence, musical talent, athleticism and a commitment to community service. Her passion for …

Deasy second grade math mavericks place

There was a big celebration at Deasy Elementary School on June 4 when second graders Arianna Dimitratos, Heavenly Jackson and Oziel Roca returned home as winners from the New York Statewide …

Schwartz wants to bring new ideas to the table

As the Democratic primary for the state Senate seat currently held by Jack Martins heats up, Brad Schwartz says he has the answers to the challenges facing communities. Armed with a wealth of policy …

Herald Roundtable

Keiserman ready to take all her work to Albany

From education reform, protecting reproductive rights and the environment, Kimberly Garber Keiserman has set her priorities for a potential first term in the state Senate. The Port Washington …

Columnist

Cricket brings Nassau into the international spotlight

Like almost every Long Islander, until recently I had no knowledge of or interest in cricket. Now that the 2024 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Eisenhower Park has been such a success, I can …

Columnist

Tackling health disparities affecting Black Long Islanders

People of color in New York state have a vastly different experience navigating the health care system than their white counterparts. From challenges accessing care and disparate health outcomes to higher death rates and premature deaths, the urgency of this crisis cannot be understated.

Colunist

We can be tough, but fair, on the border

We are all exhausted by the failure of elected officials in both parties to fix the border and immigration system. Fixing the border is my number one priority. We must bring “order to the border” while treating people like human beings in a way that is consistent with our American values.