LIRR third track project breaks ground in Westbury

The Long Island Railroad will undergo a transformation to alleviate traffic along its most congested sites, a proposal that has been up in the air for the past 70 years. Gov. Andrew Cuomo …

East Meadow gears up for 16th annual Culinary Delights

“They’ve kept me alive,” Sy Lederman said of America’s VetDogs, a Smithtown-based nonprofit that helps disabled veterans by pairing them with service dogs. The 90-year-old …

Food drive collects over 3,000 pounds of supplies

Long Island Cares and Assemblyman John Mikulin, (R, D-17) collected 3,106 pounds of food for the Harry Chapin Food Bank at a food drive on Sept. 8 and 9 at King Kullen in Levittown. "I'm very …

RSDSA fosters community of support at third annual walk

The Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association helped spread awareness and teach hundreds about the rare disease at its third annual walk at Eisenhower Park on Sept. 15. “It makes me so …

Nassau County Firefighters Museum promotes barbecue safety at grilling throw down

With great barbecue ribs comes great responsibility. The Nassau County Firefighters Museum held their annual Grilling Throwdown on Sept. 12 at the Atria in Roslyn Harbor. The friendly grilling …

Students and staff kick off a new school year

Students, teachers and other staff members completed the first day of school at the East Meadow School District on Sept. 5. District and building administrators greeted students and their parents …