Schools

Hofstra Museum show illuminates gender, racial issues

Art has always been a way for people to express their truest feelings. Art is a window to the mind, heart and soul.

Elmont students study DNA

Soon-to-be sixth-graders at Elmont Union Free School District were educated on the relevance and importance of deoxyribonucleic acid during a three-day workshop titled, "What's All This Talk About DNA."

Hoping for a new venue

The signs all said "Coming soon."

Franklin Square youth attend Jr. Fire Camp

Five Franklin Square teens participated in Camp Fahrenheit 516, Nassau County's Jr. Fire Camp, in Bethpage, from July 24 - 28.

Football practice on the horizon

On Wednesday, Aug. 16, all 54 Nassau County public high school varsity football programs will begin preparations for the upcoming season, scheduled to open Friday, Sept. 8 with a handful of games.

Senior crisis hotline takes hundreds of calls since November

After the suicide of an elderly veteran in Bellmore roughly four months ago, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino and the Long Island Crisis Center announced the launch of a senior crisis hotline. It began operating on Dec. 1, and since then, over 200 calls have been logged.