Bobe-Greene, unheralded pillar of Glen Cove and Glen Head, dies

Richard Greene sat down at his kitchen table, a small pile of books in front of him. He and his wife, Ramona Bobe-Greene, had planned to record their journeys in them after she recovered from a …

Government

At Long Island Association meeting, county executives lay out visions to build a high-tech corridor

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Suffolk Executive Steve Bellone envision a science and medical research “corridor” stretching 50 miles across the middle of Long Island, from the NYCB …

Taste of Rockville Centre fundraiser set for Jan. 25

The Rockville Centre St. Patrick’s Parade is set to host the 15th annual Taste of Rockville Centre on Jan. 25, which will raise money leading up to one of the village’s most anticipated events.

Taste of Rockville Centre fundraiser set for Jan. 25

The Rockville Centre St. Patrick’s Parade is set to host the 15th annual Taste of Rockville Centre on Jan. 25, which will raise money leading up to one of the village’s most anticipated events.

Island Park Chamber of Commerce elects new leaders for 2019

Four officers will take the reins of the Island Park Chamber of Commerce in 2019 as they continue an effort to ensure that businesses prosper in the new year.

Tuition aid restored for fire volunteers, EMS workers in Nassau County

Nassau County’s 19 legislators voted unanimously on Nov. 19 to allocate funding to make up for a lost Federal Emergency Management Agency grant that provides college scholarships for volunteer …

Editorial

Challenges ahead for Democratic Senate

As New York Democrats look ahead to two years of majority control of the State Senate — and the Assembly and the governor’s mansion — they should also remember the past and learn from their predecessors’ mistakes.

Randi Kreiss

How well do you think you know your kids?

The operative word above is “think,” because no parent can ever know his or her child, especially during the firestorm known as adolescence.

Randi Kreiss

Shut the door on 2018. Nail that sucker shut.

We aren’t so much leaping into the New Year as we are fleeing the old one.

Editorial

Stamping out vaping among teens

Vaping gets its name from the cloud of water vapor that e-cigarettes produce, and it has become wildly popular among teenagers who believe it’s harmless. It’s not. In fact . . .