Wantagh H.S. student looks back on day he became a hero

A year ago, Ramy Latif helped save a woman's life.

Green jobs initiative at Jones Beach

Throughout the summer, the Jones Beach Energy and Nature Center – located at 150 Bay Parkway – hosts a number of events throughout the summer which are intended to be both fun and informative for the local communities.

Passenger dies in Father's Day expressway crash

One man has died and another remains hospitalized after an early-morning Father's Day car accident in Seaford.

Honors for MacArthur's top two seniors

This month, MacArthur High School in Levittown will be saying goodbye to its senior class of 2022, and graduating at the top of this class are Valedictorian Summer Looney and Salutatorian Anna Conway.

South Side tops Seaford in semifinals

South Side boys’ lacrosse will live to see another day, as the Cyclones have advanced to the Nassau County Class C finals by beating Seaford in last Friday’s semifinal, 13-10. It has …

Seaford High junior wins Congressional App Challenge

Seaford High School junior James Toscano won’t need an app to describe how he’s feeling after recently winning a prestigious contest sponsored by none other than the United States Congress.

State hosts invasive species pull at Wantagh’s Mill Pond

Last Saturday, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation hosted a cleanup at Mill Pond Preserve, off Merrick Road in Wantagh.

Seaford man dead, another charged in Wantagh fatal

One man is dead and a Seaford resident is charged with manslaughter in the fatal accident that happened in Wantagh on June 4 at 12:30 a.m., Nassau police said.

Meet the top students at Seaford High

Seaford High School will hold its graduation this month, and leading the class of 2022 are two stellar scholars, Valedictorian Jack Pidherney and Salutatorian Rayann Ramoutar.


Saving a life in the blink of an eye

Every two seconds, according to the American Red Cross, someone somewhere in the United States needs blood.


A call to action at Nassau Community College

Since it opened in 1959, SUNY Nassau has often been described as the jewel of Nassau County and the New York state community college system.

Randi Kreiss

Just another day in the USA: 19 kids shot dead

Relatives of the Uvalde, Texas, schoolchildren were taken to a “reunification” center after the gunman did his work. That struck me — the word reunification.

Jerry Kremer

Pondering my granddaughter’s future

A week ago, I had a chance to spend a delightful afternoon with my 2½-year-old granddaughter Logan. Logan was fortunate that during the Covid confinemen . . .