Valley Stream Central students get College Board honors

Sixteen Valley Stream Central High School students have been selected as College Board National Recognition Program award recipients. The College Board has been a mainstay of the college admission …


Valley Stream North shows Spartan spirit at Friday Night Lights game

Broad floodlights illuminated the Valley Stream North High School playing field as the Spartan’s varsity football team faced off against rival Bethpage on September 22. This time around, the …


Alleged third man caught in Valley Stream fatal party shooting

A third man has been put in custody in connection with a shooting at an illegal party in Valley Stream last month on Sept. 15. Kenny Greene, 23, of Queens was charged with conspiracy in the lethal …


Valley Stream 13 orients brand new batch of hires

Valley Stream 13 recently hosted New Teacher Orientation for the 2023-2024 school year. The orientation was held over the course of three days at James A. Dever Elementary School. “We are …


Valley Stream fire officials douse Cambridge house fire

Valley Stream fire officials knocked down a house fire on Cambridge Street on Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. Flames were consuming the back of the house as Engine 343 was first to arrive on the scene. …


A call for responsible boating

Although it’s late in the season, boating safety should remain at the forefront for everyone on the water.


Searching the sky 2,000 miles from home

On clear summer evenings, I sit on the lawn of William L. Buck Elementary School in Valley Stream — a five-minute walk from my house — with a telescope I was given four years ago at my bat mitzvah.

Jerry Kremer

Sometimes you just may be guilty until proven innocent

In recent months, former President Donald Trump has been hit with 91 charges in four criminal indictments. As an attorney, I’ve paid close attention to all of the cases

Randi Kreiss

I’ll be choosing my words even more carefully

I’ll be seeing you, just not every week. In June, when I wrote “Column writing through hell and high water,” I told readers I was taking a leave from writing for a few months . . .