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.

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.

Manorville Man Indicted for Sending Sexually Graphic Texts to Wantagh Minor

Nassau County D.A. Anne Donnelly announced that a Manorville man was arraigned today on charges of sending sexually explicit text messages to a teenager in Wantagh.

Amityville man and woman arrested for larcenies in Nassau communities

Nassau police arrested two Amityville residents on June 15 for multuple larcenies in four Nasau County communities   in June of last year.

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.

At Wantagh Middle School, growing food without soil

What started out in one of the Wantagh Middle School’s custodial closets has grown into one of the school’s largest academic programs.

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.

Meet Wantagh High School’s top two grads

Wantagh High School’s class of 2022 will graduate this month, and at the top of the group are Julianna Rose, the valedictorian, and Skyla Marchesi, the salutatorian. Their weighted grade …

Motorcyclist killed in Father's Day Wantagh Avenue crash

The Nassau County Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident on Wantagh Avenue in Wantagh on Sunday afternoon.


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 . . .