King joins strategy talks to help combat MS-13

U.S. Rep. Peter King met with President Trump and members of Congress at a roundtable meeting on Feb. 6 to discuss the ongoing efforts to fight MS-13, the international gang from El Salvador that is …

Love at first sight

Part two.They missed meeting on Valentine’s Day by a few days. Out of the corner of his eye he immediately noticed her ­— the girl of his dreams. Enamored, Rainer Radecker felt an …

Mulé talks overcharged tax

When County Legislature Debra Mulé got a phone call from Rockville Centre Mayor Francis Murrary, about a surcharge in the 2018 general tax bill, she says it prompter her to review her own tax bill. …

D.A.: fear rising among immigrant witnesses to crimes

Silvia Finkelstein, director of immigrant affairs for the Nassau County district attorney, has a problem. Speaking to a gathering of about 40 people at the Barry and Florence Friedberg JCC in …

A beacon of hope

It’s a small school with fewer than 100 students, but for the last 60 years, Woodward Children’s Center has been a beacon of hope for families with emotionally disturbed and autistic school-aged …

Heralds seek 2018 summer interns

Herald Community Newspapers is seeking 2018 summer interns for our 18 community-based publications that stretch across Nassau County’s South Shore, from Valley Stream to Seaford, and Long Beach …

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A story to find peace through music

Part III in Black History Month series It was a poignant musical exploration with world-renowned musician Toby Tobias at the Freeport Memorial Library on Feb. 4. Tobias is a singer-songwriter …

FROM THE ARCHIVES OF THE FREEPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Goings-On in Freeport as reported in The Nassau Post, published on January 25, 1918

Two Hundred Fifty Freeport Sons in Federal Service The trustees of the Freeport village board discussed the formation of a committee to obtain donations to pay for a service flag to commemorate …

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