Families kick off the harvest at East Meadow Farm

Families picked fresh fruit and vegetables, greeted farm animals and took home advice to bring to their own gardens at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County’s East Meadow Farm on Oct. …

Tweedy faces off against Muscarella in Town C.D. 2

Tom Tweedy, former mayor of Floral Park, is challenging Tom Muscarella in the Town of Hempstead’s 2nd District race. The district encompasses Bellerose Terrace, Floral Park, Garden City, Garden …

EMFD gets in full swing for fire prevention week

Each year, our nation engages in Fire Prevention Week, a somber learning experience of the Great Chicago Fire of October 8, 1871, where approximately 300 people died and roughly 3.3 square miles of …

East Meadow lawyer joins Rivkin Radler

Philip Nash, of East Meadow, recently joined Rivkin Radler as an associate of its Insurance Fraud practice group, announced Evan Krinick, a managing partner of the Uniondale-based firm. Nash …

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, …

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

Cipriano Nursey Fall Festival Enjoy a weekend of fun-filled festive activities during Cipriano Nursery’s Fall Festival. There will be a petting Zoo, face painting, pumpkin painting, weekend …

Nature. Nurture.

The Malcolm Gladwell book Outliers suggests that to become world-class at anything you have to put in 10,000 hours of practice. But according to Businessinsider.com, Gladwell has had to further …

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 …