BREAKING NEWS: Former deputy county exec, a one-time assemblyman, pleads not guilty to obstruction charges


Oyster Bay slapped with restraining order

The U.S. Federal Court for the Eastern District of New York granted a temporary restraining order against the Town of Oyster Bay on Jan 12, in favor of Hartcorn Plumbing and Heating Inc. Hartcorn …

Storytelling digital platform that can help save lives

Northwell Health is trying something new with the launch of The Well. The new website “is a health-focused editorial platform committed to promoting wellness,” says the healthcare network, that …

Lafazan: ‘Age is not a prerequisite for success’

On Jan. 12, middle school students from St. Dominic’s, in Oyster Bay, were treated to a guest speaker, Legislator Josh Lafazan. He was invited by Principal Ronald Martorelli, of the elementary …

O.B. pastor: ‘It’s like Dr. King died for nothing,' focusing sermon on remarks made by Trump

The setting for Oyster Bay’s Martin Luther King Day has traditionally been Christ Church, where there is an interdenominational service the Sunday before his birthday involving the episcopal …

Invoking Teddy Roosevelt, Saladino installed as 70th supervisor of O.B.

Joseph Saladino, 56, was installed at a celebratory inauguration, along with councilmen Thomas Hand and Louis Imbroto, Councilwoman Michele Johnson and Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. on Wednesday. …

Editorial

Holding drug addicts after detox worth considering

Parents are among the most stalwart figures in Long Island’s fight to curb the opioid crisis. Too many have lost children to addiction. They join community coalitions and turn out for public …

Scott Brinton

Obama, Trump: reason versus chaos

Start saving. As in right now. Save all that you can. In my last column, “Buckle up, L.I., the GOP tax plan is headed our way” (Jan. 25-31), I promised to offer my suggestions this week on …

Randi Kreiss

Read it and weep: ‘1984’ by George Orwell

The day after Kellyanne Conway stepped up to the microphone and suggested that there were “alternate facts” regarding crowd size at President Trump’s inauguration, Penguin Books launched a 75,000-copy reprinting of “1984” . . .

Alfonse D'Amato

Budget deal is a solid step forward

It’s easy to find fault with a major budget deal in Washington. The one just passed by Congress is no exception. Those on the right say . . .

Long Island Lutheran’s learning ‘beyond boundaries’

Earlier this month, Long Island Lutheran Middle-High School celebrated the end of quarterly assessments with the beginning of Beyond Boundaries, an annual schoolwide project in which students and …

Long Island Lutheran’s learning ‘beyond boundaries’

Earlier this month, Long Island Lutheran Middle-High School celebrated the end of quarterly assessments with the beginning of Beyond Boundaries, an annual schoolwide project in which students and …