Nassau County officials discuss water safety at Wantagh Park

County Executive Bruce Blakeman spoke at Wantagh Park Pool on June 25, discussing general water safety for county residents, with public pools now open and the crowds at area beaches continuing to grow.

Seaford 9/11 Memorial Committee hosts 2024 Patriot Award dinner

Six graduating seniors from Seaford High School were presented with the Patriot Award during a dinner ceremony on June 24, in remembrance of five alumni who died on 9/11.

Fleetwood Mac tribute band rocks Wantagh Park concert

Nassau County's Summer Concert Series, under the sponsorship of NYU Langone Health, captivated local music fans with The Chain, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band, at Wantagh Park on Tuesday.

Endless opportunities for Wantagh’s Class of 2024

Wantagh High School's Class of 2024 celebrated their graduation on the school's turf field during the 69th annual commencement ceremony on June 21.

Levittown's MacArthur High School seniors step forward as graduates

General Douglas MacArthur High School seniors marked a momentous occasion as they reached the culmination of their years in Levittown Schools at the 63rd commencement ceremony held at the Hofstra University David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex on June 22.


I’m running to fight for women’s freedoms

Since Roe was overturned, legislators and governors in more than a dozen states have imposed harsh restrictions and outright bans on abortion. The repercussions have been devastating.


Albany gets one right for our kids

“Progress” and “Albany,” unfortunately, have not been synonymous over the past few years, with good reason. Albany has gotten a lot of things wrong: bail reform, reckless …


Fighting antisemitism and hate needs to start early

As a former Board of Education member and president in the Long Beach school district who has worked to provide a safe and more inclusive environment for our students, I am gravely concerned about the unprecedented escalation of antisemitism on our college campuses that many young Jewish people in our community will be facing in just a couple of months.