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Bill aiding volunteer firefighters signed into law

A legislation introduced by State Sen. Todd Kaminsky that protects the benefits of volunteer firefighters and emergency medical personnel was signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The bill was …

Double amputee thanks Lakeview firefighters for heroics

Double amputee Patricia Lewis acted quickly when a fire started in her basement on April 10. She put on her artificial legs and got out of her Rockville Centre home before the Lakeview Fire …

Schools

Malverne High School student honored at New York History Day

Two Malverne High School students took part in the New York History Day competition at the state level. High school students Geoffrey Enwere and Kyle Sayjoan submitted research papers to the senior …

Malverne pastor to become next rector of St. Agnes Cathedral

The Rev. Michael Duffy, of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, in Malverne, announced during Saturday Mass that he was named as the next rector of St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre. Duffy, who …

Malverne, Lakeview, Lynbrook residents join for peaceful protest

Hundreds of people gathered at Malverne High School on Wednesday to take part in a peaceful protest. Protesters marched down Ocean Avenue and through parts of the village to promote unity. From …

Editorial

Be prepared for hurricanes — now, not later

With all the news of the coronavirus crisis, it would be easy to forget that we are more than a month into the Atlantic hurricane season — and now is the time to prepare for the possibility of a major storm.