Despite heavy rain, hundreds of families visited Freeport for an evening of holiday celebrations last Saturday. The night started with the lighting of the village Christmas tree and menorah at Sunrise Highway and Church Street. The festivities then carried over to the Nautical Mile, where people lined the docks to check out holiday-decorated boats for the annual Nautical Mile Holiday Boat Parade.
Freeport teen, Camila Delgado, 15 was has been missing since Dec. 2, according to the Missing Persons Squad of the Nassau County Police Department.
The most-anticipated game of the Long Island football season lived up to all the hype Saturday afternoon at Hofstra as undefeated Freeport and undefeated William Floyd battled down to the wire for the Class I title.
The Nassau County Council of Chambers of Commerce has launched its “Main Street” and “Shop Local” initiatives to encourage Long Islanders to consider their own downtowns when deciding where to shop for the holidays.
Local contractor, Ben Jackson won his eighth National Association of the Remodeling Industry, NARI, Contractor of the Year, CotY, award. NARI is an organization comprised of high-quality remodeling professionals that annually judges 45 CotY categories in construction and remodeling work from contractors throughout the United States.
The Nassau County Police Department helicopter flew over Freeport High School in celebration of the second annual Holiday Toy Parade on Dec. 1. The parade is a partnership between Toys of …
The Freeport Recreation Center, FRC, launched its fifth annual Festival of Trees with a stunning Tree Trimming Party to benefit the Toys for Freeport Tots, the annual toy giveaway, on Nov. 25. The …
The Freeport Memorial Library’s Business Resource Center, BRIC helps to promote local entrepreneurs and supports the growth of regional small businesses. In celebration of home-based small …
FROM THE ARCHIVES OF THE FREEPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY
This article is from 104 years ago coincided with the December exhibit at the Freeport Memorial Library of maps dating from 1914.Trustees Provide Electrical ShowThe Inc. Village of Freeport was in …
Hundreds of veterans were lined up waiting for a turn to go inside the National Guard Armory on Babylon Turnpike in Freeport to participate in the winter Veterans Stand Down event on Nov. 20.
This holiday season, when American consumers are once again gearing up to brave the crowds at the malls and outlet stores, or the endless expanse of the online marketplace, the Herald encourages you to do at least some of your shopping in the places you know best — your local downtowns.
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Pathways to Education Excellence
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