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Valley Streamers organize ‘Rally for Love’

More than two-dozen people gathered on Sunrise Highway in Valley Stream Saturday afternoon to demonstrate against what its organizers said has been a recent resurgence of strife and division both in …

A sampling of Valley Stream’s spookiest houses

This year, the Herald took a trip around the neighborhood to sample some of Valley Stream’s spookiest houses this Halloween season. While we couldn’t get to everyone, we looked for some …

Epix dramedy filmed on Rockaway Ave.

An upcoming dramedy television show produced and directed by Valley Stream native Edward Burns began filming on Rockaway Avenue last week. Epix picked up the series, called “Bridge and …

Valley Stream woman faces murder charges in Far Rockaway shooting

A Valley Stream woman, along with her son are facing murder charges after the two allegedly worked together to shoot and kill a Far Rockaway man over a “petty dispute” the Queens District …

V.S. doctor to appear on ‘The Bachelorette’

A Valley Stream anesthesiologist will be one of 42 men to try and gain the love of bachelorette Clare Crawley in the upcoming 16th season of the ABC show “The Bachelorette.” Joe Park, …


Supporting small businesses boosts Nassau County

The coronavirus pandemic brought our local and regional economies to a screeching halt, and resulted in a sharp rise in unemployment. I am proud of the role the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency has played — and continues to play — in our county’s recovery.

Jerry Kremer

Will a virus end a presidency?

As I watch the final days of the election campaign, I keep thinking about the words of writer-philosopher George Santayana, who said, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”

Randi Kreiss

Vote your mind, your heart and your soul

When I was in third grade, Mrs. Heller told me I needed to grow an “elephant” skin because I cried when someone said something mean to me. So it was ironic to be an opinion writer in the time of Trump.

Solages deserves another term in the 22nd A.D.

During her four terms in the State Assembly, representing the 22nd District, Democrat Michaelle Solages, of Elmont, has been a tireless advocate for working families. She has not only been a constant …

Ninth State Senate District: Re-elect Todd Kaminsky

The Ninth State Senate District includes a wide swath of southwestern Nassau County, from the sand in Long Beach to the streets of busy Rockville Centre, as well as portions of Valley Stream, Elmont and the Five Towns.