Retired Meadow Elementary School Principal Joan Morgan Flatley, 74, died of cancer on July 25. An influential figure in the Baldwin school community, Flatley helped bring special-education classes and services to the school district.
Two Baldwin teens were arrested by Nassau County police on Thursday night after officers say they caught them mugging two pedestrians.
After taking a moment to admire the rows of vibrant stained-glass windows at St. Christopher’s Roman Catholic Church in Baldwin recently, the Rev. Nicholas Zientarski smiled as slow, rhythmic Gregorian chants echoed in the background.
Last Saturday night, NYCB Live at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum welcomed the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for the first time in history. The long-anticipated event drew a crowd of 11,198, compiled a gate of more than $1 million, and saw five Long Island-born fighters compete on a card headlined by former middleweight champ Chris Weidman of Baldwin.
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.
One Baldwin couple recently decided to have a local wedding right here in Nassau on Thursday, July 27.
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.