Neighbors

Food and wine fundraiser at Crossroads Farm in Malverne

Several adults filled Crossroads Farm in Malverne as they hosted the L.I. Food & Drink Sampling Event on Aug. 23. The fundraiser featured craft beer, food, Long Island wines, and more. Crossroads …

Schools

Malverne readers perform ‘The Little Mermaid’

Camp Read-a-Lot’s Camp Challenge is celebrating another year for first- through fifth-graders in the Malverne School District. The program, which strives to keep students engaged in reading …

Malverne High School alumnus dies in car crash

Malverne High School alumnus Isaiah Polite died in a car crash on the Wantagh State Parkway on Monday morning. According to police, state troopers responded to a report of an overturned vehicle on …

State Assemblywoman Judy Griffin honors Women of Distinction from Malverne, West Hempstead

State Assemblywoman Judy Griffin gathered 10 outstanding Long Island women at the East Rockaway Memorial Park Bandshell for her inaugural Women of Distinction awards ceremony on Aug. 7. “Today …

Man sentenced for shooting involving Malverne teens

Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced on Aug. 14 that Ahkhazyah Wright, of Roosevelt, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for attempted murder and other charges related to a 2017 …

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

Afternoon Book ClubHead down to the Malverne Public Library on Thursday, Sept. 12, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. for their monthly Afternoon Book Club. Expand your reading palate with books from various genres …

Editorial

We need to respect law enforcement

Imagine going to work and attempting to do your job while a group of loudmouths scream at you and douse you with buckets of water. For some police officers in New York City over the past month, that was their reality.

Randi Kreiss

Aunt Ada’s notes from Paris, August 1945

I never knew why my husband’s Aunt Ada went into the Army during World War II, but my hunch is that the family thought it might tame her wild ways.