Freeport welcomes Midshipmen

It was hot and sunny as a group of people stood under the shelter at Waterfront Park on Thursday, Aug. 11, looking out at the calm blue water of the channel as pleasure boats of various sizes, jet …

Adopt-A-Cop program celebrates 20 years in Freeport Village

The Freeport Police Department’s Adopt-A Cop program works with school children to encourage communication and deter violence, an especially appropriate goal amid the recent assassinations of …

A Powerful Snapshot of History

Decorated World War II veteran Bernard Rader, of Freeport, endured nearly two months of German captivity in France before he was one of 149 Allied prisoners of war involved in an unprecedented …

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Hempstead creating park within a park for dogs

Cooper, Oliver and Sparkles joined Town of Hempstead officials on Thursday as they broke ground on a $250,000, 14,025-square-foot dog park at Newbridge Road Park in Bellmore. The trio of canines were all owned by town employees.

Freeport Resident Honored by Farmingdale State Conference

Farmingdale State College Recognizes Retirees Farmingdale State College recently honored those who have retired after many years of service to the institution. Retiree: Alfonso …

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Upgrading Jones Beach

“You haven’t been to the new Jones Beach,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said at a press conference on May 26, when he announced $36 million worth of improvements to the park. The governor had just finished touring Jones Beach State Park’s newest renovations and cutting the ribbon for the brand new Taste NY Cafe.