Annapolis US Naval Academy Arrives in Freeport

United States Navy Tall Ships, in an annual tradition, will arrive at Long Island's famed Nautical Mile in the Village of Freeport, on Thursday, Aug 10 at 11 a.m. The Annapolis US Naval Academy will be sailing up from Maryland carrying Midshipmen cadets and officers as part of the curriculum for the Academy Squadron Training Program.

A Baldwin Love Story

One Baldwin couple recently decided to have a local wedding right here in Nassau on Thursday, July 27.

Reaching for the stars

One Long Island-born woman is living her childhood dream of becoming an astronaut after getting into NASA’s training program. An aerospace engineer and Baldwin native, Jasmin Moghbeli, 33, was one of 12 people accepted into NASA’s 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class (the largest since 2000). This year, NASA received a record-breaking number of applications — more than 18,300.