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Urban planners seek residents’ ideas for Baldwin downtown

The Baldwin Downtown and Commercial Corridor Resiliency Study has completed Phase Two of its public engagement plan, focused on improving the economy and aesthetics of the community. Members of the …

Community News

Plans in place to restore rusted train trestle at Baldwin station

The deterioration of Baldwin’s trestle, the siding along the train’s platform at the Long Island Rail Road station on Sunrise Highway, has drawn complaints from people throughout the area. State …

Community News

Stepping outside the office

The temperature was in the mid-90s on August 12th, but that didn’t stop state senator Todd Kaminsky from opening his line of communication. He met with Baldwin shoppers at Ideal Food Basket on …

Summer activities

Hundreds turn out for Baldwin Day

The smell of grilled hot dogs and burgers filled the air as businesses and residents from Baldwin and the Town Hempstead celebrated Baldwin Day. The Baldwin Chamber of Commerce hosted a picnic at …

Community News

Girl Scouts honored for community service

Girl Scouts from Seaford and Wantagh were honored for their community-service achievements at an awards ceremony on June 16. Among the projects was a big one for Bellmore Presbyterian Church.

Baldwin junior firefighters feel the heat

Heat from the sun and mock flames gave teens a real-life test as members of the Nassau County Junior Firefighters Association demonstrated their skills at Camp Fahrenheit 516 on July 28. The event, …

Baldwin Historical Society celebrates 40th anniversary

On July 10, the Baldwin Historical Society celebrated its 40th anniversary. On that day in 1976, members of the group broke ground for a museum on Grand Avenue. Current historical society …

Weather news

Cooling Centers open this week

With high temperatures and humidity impacting the region, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that cooling centers are open to the public. “The combination of heat and …

School News

Residents question new principal hire

Baldwin residents packed into the middle school auditorium on June 8 for the first Board of Education meeting since the district hired Caterina Lafergola, the controversial former principal of …

Baldwin is looking for a few good officers

Fliers promoting the Auxiliary Police Program can be seen throughout Baldwin and the Town of Hempstead. The Nassau County Police Department is looking for new participants for its program for people ranging in age from 18 to 60.

Cops: Suspect stole UPS packages

Crime Stoppers and the NCPD are seeking the public’s help in identifying the pictured individual suspected of a petit larceny that occurred in Baldwin. On Thursday, April 28, at …

Crime

Man robbed at gunpoint in Baldwin

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Baldwin on Monday, Aug. 22, at 1 a.m. According to detectives, two male subjects, armed with a handgun, approached a male victim, 38, while on …