DEC rejects proposed gas pipeline

After environmental activists rallied against plans for a natural gas pipeline that would carry fuel from Pennsylvania to New York and New Jersey, state regulators rejected the project because they …

SPCA offers reward for info on cat traps

The Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person who set illegal animal traps around Baldwin that …

Creating a sense of home at Pat’s Dance

Before Melanie Vaughan moved her desk into her office at Pat’s Dance Studio in Baldwin, it was a table in her aunt’s kitchen. The marble tabletop is now crowded with studio student paperwork, …

Meadow school a National School of Character

By Anthony O’Reilly aoreilly@liherald.com For the second year in a row, a Baldwin elementary school has been named a National School of Character. This time, the honor went to Meadow …

Baldwinite Matt Wilson to receive honorary degree

Baldwinite Matt Wilson, a jazz musician, will receive an honorary degree from Knox College at its commencement on June 2. Wilson, a Knoxville native, has released 13 albums as a leader, appeared on …

Editorial

On Memorial Day, have fun, but remember the dead

Memorial Day started as Decoration Day, and it was first observed at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on May 30, 1868, three years after the Civil War reached its bloody conclusion.

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    Backyard wilderness

    Tuesday, June 18

    Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are in our own neighborhoods and communities, arming explorers of all ages with the tools and inspiration to discover the wonders of nature at their …

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