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Johannes Laursen, former president of the New York Press Association and publisher of four community newspapers on the South Shore, died on Sept. 18, at age 98. more
Sept. 21 was the 76th anniversary of the infamous Long Island Express of 1938, a massive Category 3 hurricane that slammed into the Island, New Jersey and much of New England with rare ferocity, killing 800 people and causing $308 million in damage (the equivalent of $4.8 billion today), including the destruction of 57,000 homes. more
Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon Dr. Sam Baharestani has joined Berke Eye Care in Westbury. Baharestani is certified by The American Board of Ophthalmology, is a candidate member of the American … more
There was a special guest at Baldwin Public Library over the weekend, although many of his stories have been on bookshelves for years. Curious George entertained children at the BPL’s Library Card Sign-Up Day on Sept. 20 more
Baldwin High School’s varsity volleyball season only began a few weeks ago, but for junior Allie Ahearne, it didn’t take long to shake off the offseason rust. That could be because Ahearne didn’t have much of an offseason. more
A lot has changed on Long Island since the late 1800s, beyond the fact that there are a few more Dunkin’ Donuts these days. Long Island, like much of the East Coast, was once filled with American chestnut trees. Half the trees in some woods were chestnuts — but then things started to change. more
Two longtime religious organizations are joining forces as a result of years of dwindling membership. The Baldwin Jewish Center, which closed its doors to services in late May, has partnered with the South Baldwin Jewish Center so that both congregations can continue to practice their faith in their own community. more
New York Islanders fans anxious to get an early look at the Barclays Center, the Islanders’ new Brooklyn home starting in the 2015-16 NHL season, can do so on Sept. 26, when the Islanders will host … more
Nassau County Legislator Laura Curran, a Democrat from Baldwin who represents part of Merrick, and Bob Young, an environmental activist from Merrick, are among the local organizers preparing for the People’s Climate March on Sunday, Sept. 21, starting at 11:30 a.m. at Columbus Circle in Manhattan. more
The Baldwin Foundation for Education hosted its annual Alumni Beach Party on Sept. 6 at the Lido Beach Town Park where Baldwin High School graduates reconnected and reminisced. more
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