Morrel Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla’s leader

In a traditional change of the watch ceremony held on Jan. 6, at the Crescent Beach Club, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-03, of Glen Cove, installed Robin Morrel as its new commander. …

DeRiggi-Whitton ready to give it her all at the Legislature

Newly appointed County Executive Laura Curran swore in Nassau County’s 12th Legislature Delia DeRiggi-Whitton at the Cradle of Aviation Museum on Jan. 5.The Democrat, from Glen Cove, earned 69 …

Glen Cove District honors Advanced-Placement scholars

The Glen Cove City School District honored 44 past and present students of Glen Cove High School by presenting them with certificates naming them Advanced Placement Scholars. The students received …

City book-ends anniversary with two installations

Last Saturday, the City of Glen Cove honored its 100th anniversary with a re-enactment of its first mayoral inauguration at the Glen Cove Historical Society. Two days later, new Mayor Timothy Tenke …

Laura Curran sworn in as Nassau’s first female county executive

Democratic County Legislator Laura Curran said that it was never her plan to get into politics. Nevertheless, on Jan. 1, in below-freezing weather, Curran took to the steps of the legislative building in Mineola and was sworn in by Gov. Andrew Cuomo as Nassau’s first female county executive.

Editorial

New York state prioritizes gang prevention

In late October and early November, FBI agents, state troopers and Nassau County police began showing up at local parks and in secluded forests in central Nassau County — in the Roosevelt-Baldwin …

Editorial

This holiday season, give to hurricane relief

The holidays can be one of the most stressful times of year, with shopping and cooking, and more shopping and cooking. For most people it is also a joyous time of year, with precious hours spent with …

Randi Kreiss

Dear Europe: Step up. It’s payback time.

We’ve hit a rough patch in America. For the first time in memory, the eyes of the world are looking toward us with more pity than admiration. Our burnished reputation, earned through decades of …

Alfonse D'Amato

Thank Sen. Richard Shelby for Roy Moore’s defeat

A s polarized and negative as American politics has become, something happened last week that shows there’s still a reservoir of good sense in America’s political system. The U.S. Senate election …

The Merry Tree Festival comes to Glen Cove

Walking through downtown Glen Cove is especially festive this year, thanks to the 40 live, decorated Christmas trees that line the streets. Started three years ago by Glen Cove’s Public …

It’s time for Christmas!

Welcome to the season of Christmas! It’s such a wonderful time of year and probably the only time when everybody tries to get along at the dinner table. This specific season reminds everyone that …