East Meadow to get the MapToons treatment

East Meadow is about to be put on the map. Residents will soon have the ability to take a tour of their community through both print and online quirky cartoon maps highlighting local restaurants, …

Heating season moves EMFD into a higher gear

As the cooler temperatures migrate across our region, as does the concern for home heating safety. As soon as the temperature falls, your East Meadow Volunteer Fire Department will begin a season of …

East Meadow’s Thomas Pagnotta dies at 82

Thomas Pagnotta, of East Meadow, dedicated his life to the North Bellmore Fire Department, his children and his grandchildren. He died on Sept. 11, 2019, in the intensive care unity in North …

Fired up about fire safety

Fire safety was in focus during a lesson at Parkway Elementary School in East Meadow on Oct. 4, during which firefighters from the Wantagh Fire Department visited the building for a lesson on …

Harvest Diner devastated by fire

The Harvest Diner on Old Country Road is in devastating condition after fire raged through the building on Sept. 26, according to officials. The Nassau County Police Department was notified at …

Observing Native American culture at Bowling Green

Students at Bowling Green Elementary School, in the East Meadow School District, received a cultural and historic experience on Oct. 4, when the “Journeys into American Indian Territory” program …

Central Nassau Little League celebrates new field

The Central Nassau Little League celebrated the ribbon cutting of a new synthetic turf field and drainage system recently installed at Salisbury Ball Field in East Meadow. Central Nassau Little …

The Week Ahead

Halloween Hay Bale Theater This October, the Garden Shoppe at Stew Leonard’s will be transformed into a Hay Bale Theater to show free children’s Halloween-themed movies. Complimentary juice …

Navigating the Golden Years

There's Dean, Nancy and two Lindas. There's Jennifer and Jeff and Beth. So many in my tiniest circle of friends and colleagues who are the baby boomers actively and agonizingly overseeing the …

Mrs. Belmont’s Agricultural School for Women

Earlier this month, I highlighted the importance of the Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont, also known as Mrs. O.H.P. Belmont. As you may recall, she inherited the Brookholt Estate on Front Street …