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New York American Water hoists new water tank in Glen Head

Six months after New York American Water began dismantling Glen Head’s nearly 100-year-old water tank on Dumond Place, the company hoisted its replacement into place at 11:35 a.m. on …

North Shore High School 2020 graduate earns award for basketball teamwork

According to many of those who know him, recent North Shore High School graduate Jack Gottfried, of Glen Head, personifies everything it means to be a team player. His selfless attitude and focus on …

2020 Sea Cliff Mini Mart is canceled

During the Sea Cliff village board’s virtual meeting on Monday, Lisa Larsen-Hill, co-chair of the Kiwanis Club of North Shore Long Island’s Mini Mart committee, announced that the club …

New leaders for North Shore Board of Education

Members of the North Shore Board of Education unanimously elected trustees Dave Ludmar and Tim Madden to serve as president and vice president, respectively, for the 2020-21 school at a July 9 …

Sea Cliff Village Museum collects Covid-19 artifacts

The Sea Cliff Village Museum is asking the community for their artifacts related to the Covid-19 pandemic, including anything from face masks to photos. The museum’s director, Courtney …

Police, activists working to find solutions

A new Nassau County initiative aiming to foster a dialogue between police and community activists has gained the support of local leaders in its early stages.

Patriotic cars parade through Sea Cliff on the Fourth

With the coronavirus pandemic cancelling most July Fourth celebrations on the North Shore this summer, the Sea Cliff Civic Association wanted to make sure the village was still able to celebrate the …

Editorial

Why the Herald will now capitalize Black

This week, the Herald Community Newspapers are making a seemingly small, but we believe critical, change to our Style Guide. Going forward, the Herald will use a capital B when writing about Black people.

Editorial

Congress should support local news

After responding to the coronavirus pandemic with several emergency relief measures, Congress will now have the opportunity to pass one that would protect your access to trustworthy local news, help grow local businesses through ads in local news media — and reward you for subscribing to a newspaper like the Herald.

Randi Kreiss

A letter of contention, and then civil discourse

I met Joan online last week when she sent me a letter reacting to my July 9-15 column, “We’re all in the room where it happened.” We exchanged notes, and I realized . . .

Op-Ed

Monuments, memorials and memory

In the U.S. and in Europe, monuments, memorials and historic names are being removed from public places because of their associations with colonial expansion, racial bigotry and discriminatory public policy. In this country . . .

Send the Herald your stories, photos of how you're coping with the coronavirus

The coronavirus outbreak has vastly altered our daily routines. Parents are at home. Children are at home. College students are at home. All must stay put, we are told, for now. People are making …