Prolific builder and lifelong Island Park resident, Frank Bua, dies at 85

Frank Bua, a lifelong Island Park resident and building project manager responsible for the construction of the Island Park Public Library and dozens of homes across the village, died on Sept. 26 at …


The importance of understanding childhood trauma

Imagine a 5-year-old girl sitting in a chair watching her Mom walk out the door of her family’s life, while her Dad paced the floor in tears. She was a little girl who didn't know what to do, except offer her distraught father a tissue to dry his tear-filled eyes.

LIRR: Island Park train station improvements to last through summer

Interior and exterior renovations of the Island Park train station are slated to begin this week and last through September, according to Long Island Rail Road spokesman Aaron Donovan. The …